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Budget gap shrinks 33 percent after first round of cuts

Calvin administrators are one-third of the way to closing the school’s $11.5 million budget gap after cutting 3 to 7 p...

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Former gift planning director named vice president for finance

Calvin College appointed former gift planning director and acting chief financial officer Sally Vander Ploeg as vice pre...

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Budget cuts mean 22 fewer employees, employees pay more for health care

Calvin’s board of trustees approved the 2013-14 budget last Saturday, laying off five employees and not hiring for...

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Budget deal faces some hurdles

Michigan lawmakers hope to pass a final budget for the state by June but face a few stumbling blocks, including educatio...

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Opinion: Released documents not enough for financial accountability

It is no secret that Calvin College is in deep financial trouble. What remains a secret, however, is knowledge of exactl...

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Shirley Hoogstra apologizes to faculty for financial situation

Shirley Hoogstra, vice president for student life and member of the president’s cabinet, apologized to faculty for her...

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Report points to building projects as primary source of financial troubles

Confused? Check out our infographic explaining what happened. Calvin’s method of financing construction projects signi...

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Le Roy reveals budget development concerns, debt payment details

Editorial note: This article was originally published on Wednesday, Dec. 5.  It was retracted shortly after due to mino...

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Calvin vice president of finance to step down Friday

This article is an update to a story published Monday morning. After 15 years at Calvin, Henry DeVries will step down f...

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Calvin vice president of finance to step down, provost’s term extended

This story was originally published Monday afternoon and has been updated here. At the end of this week, Henry DeVries w...