Table of Contents

Winter 2013


A Faithful Presence in the Community
SLC celebrates 50 years of serving and learning

Through Their Own Eyes
Students reflect on global experiences

Traveling on Trust
Calvin alum replaces stereotypes with faith in small-town America

Director's Desk

Do you know the way from San Jose?

On the Knoll

Business partners gather to support college
Retired Detroit Lion Jason Hanson emboldens leaders

Calvin enrolls largest class since 2007
Diversity at record level

Sharing success stories
Alumni give more than money to student callers

Twins x two
Cross country team doubly blessed

From the Bookshelf

Alumni Profiles

Brains matter
Randy Woltjer ’81

Grace-filled living
Maxine Stroo Brink ’67

Improv from Detroit to Hollywood
Marc Evan Jackson ’92

Selling health in an urban setting
Anissa Adkins Eddie ’05

Teeing it up for kids
Tyler Smies ’10

Writing the rails
Graydon Meints ’55

Calvin Network

Alumni leaders note Calvin’s new student profile
Multicultural and international topics highlighted

German travelers unite
40 years of interim abroad travel celebrated

Homecoming and Family Weekend 2013
Highlights include class reunions, nurses gathering, ‘Town Hall’