Feature Stories - Spring 2007

Southern Exposure
Laura Rip decided to winter in the south. The average temperature at her locale is -70°F, and she won’t see the sun for more than six months.

Laura Rip
On the Cover

Cover photo


Read Steve Van Der Weele's response to receiving the Faith & Learning Award

Minds in the Making: A collection of the best essays and reflections from the Calvin community

1946 issue of Chimes

A Symphony of Design
After hosting more than 18,000 events since it opened in 1966, the Fine Arts Center is in need of a renovation.

Charity Fills Two Chairs
"These chairs allow us to say that we want to ensure that teaching and scholarship continue in this area for as long as the institution exists.”

The Calvin Fieldhouse in 1965

More Stories
Creation Care on the Home Front

Outstanding Service Awards
· Coach David B. Tuuk
· Colorado Chapter Leaders

"More Online" Spark References
· Listen to the January Series archives
· Fall 2006 Sports
· Calvin Theatre Company

Photo Galleries

Cold Knight Club


Cold Knight Club
Photos from the chilly plunge!
The Rivalry The Rivalry
Photos from Calvin-Hope satellite viewing sites
Rangeela 2007 Rangeela 2007
Photos from the multicultural production

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

Alumni Profiles
· Alvin VanderGriend '58
· Larry Vandergrift '69
· Peter Lagerwey '75
· Jeff Kuiper '80
· Ruthanne Reichert Taylor '81
· Saikat Mondal '95
· Abi Tan '02

Ask Anonymous
Celebrating the past

Divided by a Common Heritage

Director's Desk
1907: A very good year

Ladies' Literary Club

Letters to the Editor
Readers respond to Spark stories

In the Spotlight
Brandon Wiers