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Bill Rasmussen, founder of ESPN to speak at January Series

Known as the ‘George Washington’ of ESPN and the Father of Cable Sports, Bill Rasmussen started the Entertainment an...

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Civil rights leader John M. Perkins leads Calvin in honoring Martin Luther King Jr. Day

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, John M. Perkins, one of the foremost evangelicals involved in the civil rights m...

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Linda Smith talks on sex trafficking in the United States

Linda Smith’s January Series lecture, “Renting Lacy: A Story of America’s Prostituted Children,” is an extension...

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January Series kickstarts the new year at Calvin

Featuring some of the biggest figures in the nation, including Pulitzer Prize winner Isabel Wilkerson, former U.S. Senat...

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Le Roy to talk about future of Calvin, higher ed at January Series

President Michael Le Roy is slated to give a speech on the sustainability of higher education and Calvin’s future ...

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Author and educator Nicole Baker Fulgham to speak on education

“Only 1 out of 14 children from a low-income community will ever graduate college,” reads a quote from The E...

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Calvin grad Kevin Schut will speak on “games and God”

Kevin Schut will present on his book “Of Games & God” in tomorrow’s January Series. A 1996 graduate of Calvin ...

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‘Love Does’ author Bob Goff comes to Calvin

Bob Goff, the author of the New York Times bestseller “Love Does” and founder of Restore International, will...

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Former U.S. Senator Olympia Snowe to speak on bipartisanship at January Series

With Gallup reporting a 13 percent job approval rate for the U.S. Congress in 2013, the legacy of the America’s legisl...

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January Series Preview: Journalist Isabel Wilkerson

When I assign stories to our top writers here at Chimes, I usually tell them to get three or four solid sources – but ...