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Mad Farmer Food Fest returns to KE apartments

This coming Saturday marks the 6th annual Mad Farmer Food Fest (MFFF), which will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at t...

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Kill-a-Watt concludes, but supporters hope effects will continue

Students and faculty welcomed in the new year by once again taking part in Calvin’s annual Kill-A-Watt environmental a...

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Students gather petition signatures for Kellogg’s company

Kellogg’s, a local Michigan cereal company, finds itself in hot water following an August shareholders meeting in whic...

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20 Calvin professors sign letter to Congress urging action on climate change

For a full list of professors who signed the letter, see the bottom of this page. 20 Calvin professors joined 200 evange...

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Dwight Armstrong points out problems but doesn’t give solution at January Series

Dr. Dwight Armstrong, in his talk “Feeding the World and the Future of Farming,” highlighted the challenge of feedin...

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Sustainable living a Christian calling

The Spirit calls all members to embrace God’s mission in their neighborhoods and in the world: to feed the hungry, bri...

CERF is designed to be a self-sustaining project.
Sustainability project good for environment, easy on budget

The Calvin Energy Recovery Fund, or CERF, is a sustainability project that saves Calvin College energy and money every d...

The theatre hosts a variety of community events like films, lectures, concerts and conventions.
Wealthy Street Theater focuses on sustainability

Last year marked the 100th anniversary of the Wealthy Street Theatre. This anniversary brought about discussions concern...

Megan Dickens in the sustainability intern for residence life and has been planning the food festival. Photo by Allysa Metzner
Festival to integrate healthy living, sustainability and faith

The fifth annual Mad Farmer’s Food Fest (MFFF) will be held at the Knollcrest East apartments from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m...

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Local eatery a paragon of sustainability in downtown Grand Rapids

Though the organic food craze of the past decade may be dying down, it is taking on a new form and leading to more lasti...