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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 ...

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Funding from tuition may be cut for January Series, other programs

If recent recommendations to the planning and priorities committee are passed, non-curricular programs such as the Janua...

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ESPN founder, former senator headline 2014 January Series

The founder of ESPN, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, a former senator, a bestselling author, a well-educated astron...

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Behind the scenes: A day in the life of a January Series speaker

When Chap Clark stepped on stage in front of a packed auditorium Wednesday, most were thinking only of the final speech ...

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Science writer inspires wonder at natural world

In 1951, a young African American tobacco farmer was admitted into the “colored” ward of Jon Hopkins. To her dismay,...

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Richard Mouw speaks about dialogue with Mormons

Chimes editor John Muyskens sat down with Richard Mouw for a discussion about dialogue with Mormons, evangelism and stud...

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A vegetarian sits down with a pig farmer

If January Series talks are meant to spur discussion, then Dr. W. Dwight Armstrong’s presentation on “Feeding th...