Table of Contents

Summer 2011


Dear Patterson Students from Past, Present and Future:
A faith statement by Amy Patterson, professor of political science

Heart in Hand
The six-surgery journey of Stephen Okeyo

Safekeeping for Our Rare, Valued Books
Records, rarities to get renovated space

The Next Idea
Senior Design Projects push students beyond their engineering disciplines

Director's Desk

The concert that almost no one heard

On the Knoll

Calvin senior wins regional business plan contest
'Uptown Kitchen' idea bests competitors

Calvin ventures into South America
Peru is destination for 12th study-abroad semester

Goldwater honor times four
Student researchers earn prestigious awards

Spring break service trips popular among students
Travel provides opportunity to 'dwell within a community'

Two Fulbrights, two continents
Calvin professors to provide geography, theology resources

From the Bookshelf

Alumni Profiles

A passion for birds of prey
Cheryl Rozema Dykstra ’88 and Robert Richard Dykstra ’88

An artist reflects on the healing hands of Jesus
Edgar Boevé ’53 and Ervina Boevé ’46

Honing his vocation at The National Geographic Channels
Drew Barrow ’07

Linking half notes and HTML
Chris Snyder ’07

Revealing the awesome human form
Roy Glover ’63

Support for those who stutter
Ann Bosma Smit ’66

Where youths can dream, play and believe
Donna Rajah Betten ’92 and Wendy Greenway Deurloo ’82

Calvin Network

Business students visit Chicago businesses
Alumni hosts share insights