Table of Contents

Fall 2012


Appreciation and Anticipation
Michael and Andrea Le Roy sense affirmation in the call to Calvin

Beyond the Dream
Honduras native Ana Barahona follows her role-model teachers to Calvin

For Such a Time as This
An interview with Anne Zaki

Director's Desk

ReCommend ONE
Tell us about your "ONE"

On the Knoll

Campus museum to display mineral magnificence
Alumnus-geologist donates collection

Commencement honors more than 900 grads
Students encouraged to ‘get wisdom’

DeVos Communication Center and Prince Conference Center turn ten
A decade on the east side transforms campus

From the Bookshelf

Alumni Profiles

A heartfelt story to tell
Judy Wevers Bode '82

An adventure in American English
Sharon Huizenga ’67

An efficient—and effective—negotiator
Tom Werkema ’69

From chem lab to a Burundi mission
Jason Fader '99 and Heather Reedyk Faber '99

Kansas City’s salesman
Robert Marcusse ’71

Reformed worldview meets redevelopment
John Reinsma ’01

Swimming the Channel for Uncle Wally
Marian Cardwell ’11

The art of the brand
Rire Nakpodia ’93

Unlocking periwinkle’s potent secrets
Vonny Salim ’07

Calvin Network

Econ alums connect and confer
First-ever department conference a success

Is civil discourse possible in today’s politics?
Alumni-faculty study team comes to a positive conclusion