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President Le Roy addresses student questions on core, prioritization

Students asked hard-hitting questions about Calvin’s future at Wednesday night’s town hall meeting with President Mi...

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‘Zero’ chance of passing new core by May, leaders say

A disagreement between academic departments over the need to revise the current core curriculum has delayed plans for a ...

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Editorial: ‘Because’ not ‘and’

If you walk around campus long enough, you’ll notice several little plaques on the walls with Calvin’s vision statem...

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Faculty members cast doubt on draft for new core

Professors from the English, philosophy and religion departments say the new core draft does not make a good enough case...

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Second student representative added to core committee

Faculty senate added a second student representative to the core curriculum committee for a two-year trial period Monday...

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Core cuts would undermine formative Christian education

Most college students don’t want to be formed by their education — we want to consume it. Course catalogs (appropria...

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Editorial: Core changes

Over my last 18 months of being on leadership at Chimes, few things have really surprised me. But this week, my jaw drop...

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Rough draft of new core would cut course load by one-third

Calling the current core “unsustainable” and “too large,” a rough draft for a new core curriculum would cut the ...

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Letter to the Editor: Core Curriculum Changes

Keep language core Cuts to language core should not be made. Knowing two or more languages has many benefits, such as a ...

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Calvin considers ‘much smaller’ core curriculum, changes coming to prelude

 Calvin’s Core Curriculum Committee is considering changes to the required core courses for the 2014-15 academic year...