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Calvin ends school year with staff cuts

Calvin informed 12 staff members on Monday, May 22, that they’d be losing their jobs, according to an email President ...

Various panels spanned the three-day event for the Henry Institute. Photo courtesy Calvin.edu.
Political convention explores diverse views

The Henry Institute’s Symposium on Religion and Public Life brought together scholars, students and practitioners from...

Andrew Oppong received 56 percent of the vote. Photo courtesy Calvin Senate.
Student presidential race a close call, Oppong wins

Andrew Oppong narrowly beat Billy Fredericks in the race for student body president last week, receiving 56 percent of t...

29.2 percent of Calvin's faculty were part time as of fall 2016; Photo courtesy calvin.edu
Calvin’s use of adjuncts increasing, still below average

Calvin is following a national trend by using a higher percentage of adjunct professors in recent years, though it still...

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Alvin Plantinga Q&A

Philosopher and professor emeritus Alvin Plantinga is this year’s Templeton Prize laureate. Chimes sat down with Plant...

Graphs from the Pew Research Center depict polarization. 
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38 Calvin faculty sign post-election commitment and confession

Thirty-eight Calvin faculty and staff members joined hundreds of Christian faculty from across the United States in sign...

GRPD presents findings at town hall meeting. Photo by Tanner Vincent.
Inside the GRPD racial bias study: Calvin students describe their role in the research

Calvin student Grace Maurer and Calvin alumnus Ari Vangeest led teams of surveyors last fall to study racial bias in Gra...

Students study in the library on a Sunday for the first time. Photo courtesy Calvin Senate.
Library opens on Sundays as study space sans services

The second floor of the Hekman Library will be open as a study space from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sundays until May 14, the ...

A mistake with the voting platform led to nearly three hours of votes being negated. Photo courtesy Calvin Senate.
Student senate election initially allows multiple votes

Ballots sent out to the student body at 8 a.m. Wednesday morning gave students the opportunity to vote for their chosen ...

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Faculty senate considers B.S./B.S.C core exemption

Faculty senate is in the throes of debating a new core proposal. This proposal would allow students pursuing a Bachelor ...