Feature Stories - Winter 2005

Opportunities Granted
Calvin students study the impact of clean water systems in Ecuadorian villages

Ecuadorian clean water research project
On the Cover

Winter 2005 Spark cover

Online Extras:

Festival of Faith & Writing Scholarships

Psalm Festival

Homecoming

Narnia resources

Jessica Wuerffel's family

Broken Levees, Unbroken Spirit
Calvin alumna finds hope in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina

Calvin's Future: Part Six
An interview with Dirk Pruis, the new vice president for advancement

Dirk Pruis
 

More Stories
Hurricane Katrina essays
 . Good Location, Bad Location by Henk Aay
 . A Region at Risk by Janel Curry
 . Understanding New Orleans' Geology by Gerry Van Kooten


The Dormulator
: Calvin student develops virtual room-design tool

Grants, Awards, Research:
 . Christianity and disability
 . Costa Rica cloud forest
 . Electrophysiology lab
 . Improving math education
 . Children's growth-chart data
 . Michigan dunes
 . MATH challenge
 . $500k for Lilly Vocation project

Photo Galleries
alumni golf tournament2005 alumni golf tournament
class reunions 1980 and 1985 class reunion photos
MBA@Calvin event Meeting Business Alumni event with Paul Gordon

Class Notes
For privacy reasons, all Class Notes are now posted in the "Alumni Association Members" organization in KnightVision.

Alumni Profiles
· Ken DeKleine '87
· Arelis Diaz '95
· Larry Gerbens '69
· Joel Holtrop ex'72
· Ruth Poppen Kamps ex'50
· Brad Reed '01
· Mindy Viel Sutton '99

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Departments
Bookshelf
The Miracle of Kindness by James Kok

Director's Desk
Prime numbers

Spotlight
Mentee turns mentor

Letters to the Editor
Readers' thoughts and insights

Postscript
Psalm Festival