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Chimes writer Matthew Leistra sits down with Bill Huizenga. Photo by Benjamin Ridding.
Bill Huizenga on his support for Donald Trump

Congressman Bill Huizenga represents Michigan’s 2nd District, and he is a key part of President Donald Trump’s and t...

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A guide to coffee shops in GR

Coffee shops are the staple for many students’ study habits. According to TripAdvisor, there are roughly 35 coffee sho...

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The Pop Music Guild

It’s been two years since the Calvin music department and Student Activities Office teamed up to start a new program c...

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On the court of thine enemies: The Calvin vs. Hope rivalry

The Calvin-Hope rivalry: the rivalry. It started out as a disagreement about the use of hymnals in the 19th century. Fro...

The dorm Beets-Veenstra Hall, named after Henry Beets and Johanna Veenstra; Photo courtesy Calvin.edu.
Calvin’s residence halls: a brief history

Calvin College Campus includes expansive dorms with various living-learning communities that offer many unique opportuni...

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The Calvin Prison Initiative

Anyone who attends Calvin knows there is much more to the college than meets the eye. While the campus itself is welcomi...

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Alumni Board

Most Calvin students have probably visited the Alumni Board Room or at least walked past it on the second floor of Commo...

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Dialogue: an essential voice in Calvin’s story

Calvin College’s student publication, Dialogue, has been an institution since 1968 when it replaced the literary journ...

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CRC leaders wrestle with same-sex marriage: a look at Synod 2016

This year’s Synod of the Christian Reformed Church in North America (CRCNA) received a report from the Committee to Pr...

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Response to Matthew Tuininga on Sexuality and Scripture

Let me begin by warmly thanking Matthew Tuininga, who has become my good friend, for the generous spirit of his response...