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Spring 2010


Scarce Resources and Christian Compassion

Transforming Cambodia
Students spend interim looking beyond the temples and into the development of this re-emerging nation

What Motivates North Korea?
Calvin alumnus devotes language and diplomacy skills to understanding mysterious country

Director's Desk

A prayer for Haiti

On the Knoll

A Kiva for Calvin
Staff, students unite to empower entrepreneurs

Calvin music professor edits new hymnal
Classical hymns listed in chronological order

New chaplain installed
Mary Hulst claims role as college’s spiritual leader

ROTC students combine military preparation with Calvin education
15 cadets train for possible future combat

Students find value in interim
‘Movies and Mental Illness’ teaches about cultural influence

Tugging on Ben Franklin’s vest
English prof unravels history of Founding Father’s son

From the Bookshelf

Alumni Profiles

A giving musician gets compassion in kind
Ralston Bowles '81

Artist at Last
Warren DeVos '49

Beyond Photography
Angle Beute Sliedrecht '99

Called to higher ground
Bimala Shrestha Pokharel ’00

Drawn toward dangerous ground
Cornelius lida ex'55 BD'62

Friend of nature
Dave Newhouse '70

Guerrilla gardener
Rich Strickwerda '64

Calvin Network