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Myth Busters: Knight Edition

There are a lot of myths here at Calvin College that most students have heard of, as is common for any college. Does a s...

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What’s Under Our Feet: discovering God’s creativity at the Bruce Dice Mineral Museum

On the first floor of the Science Building, by the geology department, there is a gem (pun intended) of a museum placed ...

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Festival speakers warn of the dangers of certainty

“It’s impossible to fail at reading.” This claim, set out by Lisa Cockrel, the new director of the Festival of Fai...

Ellen Van't Hof with Dance Guild leadership from past years who came to perform tribute dance this year. Photo courtesy Bekah Miller
A final bow: Q&A with Dance Guild founder Ellen Van’t Hof

Chimes: So, you founded Dance Guild when you were a student at Calvin, correct? Van’t Hof: Yes, along with a few other...

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Inmates in ministry program engaged in asking questions

“We’re going to start with a quiz,” announced Calvin religion professor Christiana deGroot, “so everyone clear y...

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It’s Worth the Trip: service learning for spring break

For most, spring break is a long-awaited time to sit back, relax, sit on a beach, or for those who aren’t as lucky, wa...

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Center Art Gallery provides free access to art on campus

The halls of the first floor of the Covenant Fine Arts Center (CFAC) in the early afternoon can be quite a colorful expe...

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It’s the Climb: Climbing Culture at Calvin

Rocking indie music, specialized climbing shoes and chalk. These are the staples of Calvin College’s famed rock wall. ...

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Q & A with your local chaplain, Mary Hulst

Beloved college chaplain Mary Hulst, known commonly as Pastor Mary,  is very visible all around campus — talking to s...

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Out of the Shadows: Students speak out about mental health disorders at Calvin

Nearly all of fall semester, there was a statistic written on the sidewalk outside the fieldhouse: “One in four colleg...