Opinion & Editorial

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Opinion: ‘Old-Fashioned’ an example of pseudo-Christian filmmaking

Before using my acid pen against the current crop of Christian films, I want to discuss why people create and patronize ...

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Editorial: A letter to the editor

Chimes makes dozens of decisions every week: What stories will make it to print? What makes a good article? What grounds...

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Letter to the Editor: Posters are inappropriate and trivializing

Letter to the Editor – Feb. 13, 2015 “We’re purposely trying to take a loving, non-political — as much as po...

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Opinion: Choose contentment over happiness

The other day, in a moment of pause between assignments and conversations and responsibilities, a question popped into m...

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Opinion: Cultural discernment should not extend to immorality

A couple of years ago I attended a comedy show here at Calvin, during which the performing comedian covered a wide range...

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Opinion: Skip the plastic

It’s a routine you know well: you load your groceries onto the checkout line, pay, grab your purchases, walk away. Don...

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Opinion: Policy-makers should tighten vaccine exemptions

Over the last century, widespread use of vaccines has almost completely wiped out contagious diseases such as measles, s...

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Opinion: What’s up with student senate?

“What does student senate even do?” If I had a penny for every time I heard that question… The simple answer is ...

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Letter to the Editor: Love in a time of Ebola

My husband is in Sierra Leone, and I am here. Since 2001, I’ve worked there for several months of the year to support ...

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Editorial: The end is near

Dear Seniors, Last Tuesday, as I was sitting in my final English course of my college career, I had a brief moment of pa...