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Student-planned conference attracts world development experts

In a small room tucked in the back of North Hall, sophomore Emily Lawson and junior Gabe LePage stand in front of a whit...

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Student research can lead to publication in scientific journals

Calvin students are experiencing the thrill of seeing their name in published journals. Since 2000, Over 200 students ha...

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Professor receives Champion of Diversity Award from Grand Rapids mayor

Last weekend Chris Smit, professor of communication arts and sciences, was awarded the Champion of Diversity Award by Gr...

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Students concerned about anonymity in student evaluations

At the end of each semester, professors hand out paper evaluation forms and leave the room while students pencil in bubb...

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Same-sex marriage case goes to the Michigan Supreme Court

A landmark case challenging the status quo of same-sex marriage in America is moving from Michigan to the Supreme Court....

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In its 28th year, award-winning January Series continues to impress

Every winter at Calvin, it starts again. As the temperature outside drops, the posters go up, heralding big names and ev...

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New tax proposal would increase funding for Michigan roads

Michigan’s shoddy roads may be getting a long-awaited makeover. Governor Rick Snyder signed a set of 11 bills on Monda...

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Chapel series seeks faith-filled ways to approach big issues

The familiar weekly chapel pattern is on hiatus this Interim as campus ministries presents a three-week series called â€...

Sustainability Coordinator Emily Cole speaks during the Kill-a-Watt kick-off event. Photo by Rick Treur.
Kill-a-Watt encourages students to focus on sustainability

Students across campus are shutting off their lights, unplugging their room fridges and turning down meat in the dining ...

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Calvin swimming and diving teams ranked in top 25

According to a recent College Swim Coaches Association of America poll, Calvin’s men’s and women’s swimming and di...