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Summer 2013


Grace-filled Moments
Conductor views choir performances as opportunities for the Spirit

Liberal Arts for Lunch
A philosophy professor continues to learn at the lunch table

Solving Death’s Puzzles
With an inquisitive mind, Bruce Hyma ’78 serves as chief medical examiner of Miami–Dade County

Director's Desk

Blessed are the peacemakers
Reflections on a pilgrimage

On the Knoll

Bringing the station wagon back to life
Incoming Calvin prof’s documentary draws acclaim

Calvin receives highest federal recognition for service learning
Students log 55,000 volunteer hours

Goldwater tradition continues
Students earn top research award

Welcome to Tree Campus USA
College’s forest management, conservation goals earn recognition

From the Bookshelf

Alumni Profiles

At home with the master painters
Dora Sallay ’92

Communicating the Christian perspective
Katelyn Beaty ’06

Contagious passion creates another world
Cailin Yatsko ’10

Expedition Amazon catfish
Nathan Lujan ’00

Keeping financial data secure
Jeff Streelman ’85

Senior Purple Heart citizen
Robert Blok ’65

Calvin Network

A Pilgrimage to the Holy Land
Alumni tour to Israel changes lives

Art comes alive in Bay Area, Seattle, L.A.
Professor Henry Luttikhuizen hits the road

Calvin-Hope rivalry reaches Northern Ireland
Belfast couple watch from afar after meeting at 2007 game