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Healthy Habits gears up for a Six-a-Day Challenge
Healthy Habits is building on its popular “Five-a-Day” initiative, a program that encouraged people to eat five colors of food groups every day.
April 01, 2009 | Myrna Anderson
Hekman repurposes library books
Calvin’s Hekman Library will partner with the Calvin physical plant to repurpose a number of books, both hardback and paperback, within its collection.
April 01, 2009 | Ashleigh Draft
From the archives: Heffner wants students to enjoy music
Heffner and his SAO colleagues are currently researching acts for 2009-2010, but students are already excited about the possibilities for next year.
April 01, 2009 | Phil de Haan
Deur goes out on top
Breaking records has become a habit for Deur, who not only holds Calvin records in both the one- and three-meter events for six and 11 dives, but also holds both MIAA records.
March 23, 2009 | Lynn Rosendale
Tray-less is more
Calvin's dining services is working to become green and has started with “Tray-Choice” Tuesdays, intended to promote savings in food, water, energy consumption and waste.
March 20, 2009 | Lynn Rosendale
Destination: Pittsburgh, Louisiana, Grand Rapids ...
Whether they’re tutoring, painting murals or cleaning up hurricane debris, the 75 Calvin students who go on this year’s service-learning spring break trips will be sticking a little closer to home.
March 19, 2009 | Myrna Anderson
ISRI awards scholarships to incoming students
The Integrated Science Research Institute (ISRI) will award a total of $32,000 in scholarships to up to eight current and incoming students in 2009–2010 through a $581,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF).
March 19, 2009 | Myrna Anderson
Gearing up to throw down
Rock, Paper, Scissors competition sweeps campus.
March 16, 2009 | Matt Decker
Faith and music
Lupe Fiasco will join music artists such as rock band The Hold Steady, independent artists Julie Lee, David Bazan (formerly of Pedro the Lion), Vic Chestnutt and Over the Rhine, and breakout artist Aaron Strumpel for this year’s Festival of Faith and Music, April 2-4.
March 13, 2009 | Allison Graff
Disc golf: aiming away from the lights
At the annual disc golf tournament, held in the Hekman Library, contestants play a "finesse game."
March 11, 2009 | Matt Decker
Jubilee Fellows explore call to ministry
Every year, the Lilly Vocation Project gives 12 students the opportunity to discern their vocation for Christian ministry.
March 11, 2009 | Myrna Anderson
FEN Symposium on Race this week
The third annual FEN Symposium on Race will take place at Calvin with two speakers: one, Victor Hinojosa, an expert on Latin America, and the other, Kimberly Huyser, an expert on American Indians.
March 07, 2009 | Phil de Haan
Students sign soap for fair elections
A bar of soap has many uses. It can be used in the shower, for removing stains from clothing and for cleaning out filthy mouths. It can also be used for sending a political statement.
March 06, 2009 | Matt Decker
Unborn Week celebrates human life
Unborn Week began at 4 p.m. Tuesday afternoon with representatives from Bethany Christian Services of Grand Rapids speaking to students in the DeVos Communications Center.
March 04, 2009 | Matt Decker
New student org hosts paintball
On Saturday, April 4, the newly formed Military Appreciation Club shall host a paintball outing for interested students.
March 03, 2009 | Matt Decker
Airband XXV highlight reel
This is a video from Airband XXV
February 27, 2009 | Myrna Anderson
Calvin mourns the loss of Esther Waid
Campus store employees gathered in the darkened store this morning to share memories of their colleague of 26 years, Esther Waid.
February 26, 2009 | Myrna Anderson
Calvin hockey: taking orders
The Calvin hockey team spends one night a year taking orders and serving food at Russ’ Restaurant on 28th Street to support their program.
February 26, 2009 | Phil de Haan
Winter ecology at Calvin
Two weeks ago, students from Plymouth Christian School visited the Bunker Interpretive Center to learn about the winter habits of animals, winter weather and how to measure windchill.
February 25, 2009 | Matt Kucinski
Getting ready for Rangeela
Students gear up for international variety show.
February 24, 2009 | Myrna Anderson