Feature Stories - Winter 2006

January's June
"No obstacle is too big, no idea too difficult to try, no speaker too big to contact … "

June Hamersma
On the Cover

Cover photo


Read the latest issue of the Minds in the Making e-zine

Read blogs from students in Ghana, Honduras, and Hungary

1946 issue of Chimes

Chiming In for 100 Years
By 6:30 p.m. on a Wednesday night, production is well under way — just another weeknight, in a hundred years of such nights, of getting out the paper.

Sporting a New Look
1965: Handball, archery, gymnastics.
2006: Rock climbing, dance, Frisbee.
41 years of changes but the Calvin Fieldhouse has changed very little.

The Calvin Fieldhouse in 1965

More Stories
"My Heart I Offer to You, Lord, Promptly and Sincerely"
Reflections from Gary Meyer '61

"More Online" Spark References
· Meet the Alumni Board
· Avenue of the Arts: 106 South Division gallery and photos
· Calvin given Ladies Literary Club
· Calvin's Asian studies program
· $750,000 grant to support middle school science education
· Astronomy program
· Admissions info
· Sports
· Reunions
· Give a gift to the Spark voluntary subscription drive

Photo Galleries

Calvin Around Town at Meijer Civic Theatre
Alumni Golf Tournament photos2006 Alumni Golf Tournament
Roving WebCam picturesThe Roving WebCam Galleries 2006-07

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

Alumni Profiles
· Edward Buikema '74
· Doug Heuker '91
· Todd Hoeksema '78
· Deborah Lew '00
· Pater Family Reunion
· Dawn Vander Kolk '97
· Kevin van der Leek '86
· Alumni at Lithuania Christian College

Bringing Heaven Down to Earth by Nathan Bierma

Career Comment
A visionary investment

Director's Desk
Oh, the stories we missed!

Rivals challenge the faculty

Letters to the Editor
Readers respond to Spark stories

Arnie and Cindy Morren