Showing 1 - 11 of 11 for "pre-college programs"
Entrada Scholars Program expands thanks to $300,000 gift from Meijer
When Entrada started in 1991 it welcomed about a dozen students. The program’s growth over the years, combined with the increased gift, will allow about 100 students to attend beginning in 2016.
November 20, 2015 | Matt Kucinski
New initiative pairs Calvin with community leaders to make college more accessible
Calvin College is one of seven west Michigan colleges and universities committing to collaborate on Grand Rapids Mayor George Heartwell's "To College, Through College" initiative.
September 18, 2014 | Matt Kucinski
Entrada provides crash course for college
Seventy students graduated from Calvin's 28th edition of Entrada—a month-long summer college immersion experience.
August 07, 2014 | Grace Ruiter
Calvin receives Amway One By One grant
Amway's One By One grant is enabling more high school students to participate in Calvin's Excel ACT tutoring program.
May 14, 2014 | Connor Schmidt
We Are Calvin: Rachel Mason
This summer, Calvin students are keeping us informed on where they are and what they're doing—from working the Google HelpDesk in Seattle to engineering a bridge in Kenya.
July 08, 2013 | Matt Kucinski
High school students prepare for the ACT through Excel
Calvin's ACT prep program familiarizes high school-ers with both the test and the college.
November 09, 2012 | Myrna Anderson
"We are all equally excited to see them accomplish so much in such a short amount of time." Calvin associate director of college readiness programs Tasha Paul talks about the 2012 class of Entrada Scholars in an interview with MLIVE.
July 16, 2012 | Matt Kucinski
Repeat performers: Some faculty make Entrada a habit
Three Calvin professors talk about why they sign up to teach Entrada year after year.
July 12, 2012 | David Urban
Exuberant scholars: Entrada 2011 begins
71 Entrada Scholars from the United States and China have come to Calvin for a month-long summer course.
June 23, 2011 | Andrew Steiner
MLK Young Leaders Weekend
Fifteen Grand Rapids high school students arrived on campus Friday night to begin a weekend of reflection on Dr. King’s work.
January 17, 2011 | Andrew Steiner
Aspirando Alto slated for October 12-14
Calvin hosts Aspirando Alto conference for Latin high school students and their families, October 12-14.
September 29, 2006 | Myrna Anderson