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Orientation Leadership

Campus Involvement and Leadership Office Staff

Orientation programs are run out of the Campus Involvement and Leadership Office

Campus Involvement and Leadership Office
Commons Annex 114
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
(616) 526-8507
orientation@calvin.edu

Staff

J.B. Britton

John Britton

Assoc. Dean of Campus Involvement and Leadership - Director of Orientation

Bob Crow

Bob Crow

Dean of Student Development - Parent Liaison

Linda Bosch

Linda Bosch

Assistant Dean of International Student Development - IP Coordinator

Esther Kwak

Esther Kwak

Program Coordinator of International Student Development - IP Coordinator

Kieychia Likely

Kieychia Likely

Administrative Assistant

 

Graduate interns

Orientation Intern

Lauren DeGroot

I recently graduated from this excellent institution with a degree in Nursing. Niwot, Colorado is my hometown, and there, I learned to love running, horseback riding and the art of eating ice cream.

Orientation Intern

Destiny Nobles

I am a recent graduate of Calvin College with a BA in International Development Studies. I’ve had the pleasure of living and studying in a few different cities around the world, and have yet to get the travel bug out of my system.

Orientation Intern

Nicole Wilson

Hi! I’m a recent alumna of Calvin College and am now halfway to my masters of education. with an emphasis in Student Affairs Leadership. I am just a little obsessed with my golden retriever, Milo, and also Indiana University basketball. I love to laugh, and I absolutely cannot wait to meet you all.

Orientation interns

Orientation Intern

Mallory Brower

Graduation year: 2016
Hometown: Grand Rapids, Michigan
Major: Psychology
I was born and raised right here in Grand Rapids and ador everything associated with this wonderful state of Michigan that I call home. I am a senior Psychology major and there are few things I love more than spending time with close friends and taking road trips at every available opportunity.

Orientation Intern

Michael David

Graduation year: 2016
Hometown: New Delhi, India
Major: Nursing
I am a senior international student hailing from New Delhi, India. Nursing is what I am studying here at Calvin along with a minor in psychology. I love eating spicy food, biking and futbol!

Orientation Intern

Jesus Delgado

Graduation year: 2016
Hometown: Grand Rapids, Michigan
Major: Business Marketing and Human Resources
I was born in Los Angeles, California but grew up in this amazing city called Grand Rapids. I am a senior studying Business Marketing and Human Resources and I love to run, drink coffee, take photos, explore Grand Rapids and dance!

Orientation Intern

Ian Krug

Graduation year: 2016
Hometown: Orlando, Florida
Major: Nursing and Biochemistry
I was born in Orlando, Florida but currently my family lives just outside of Detroit. I am studying Nursing and Biochemistry with hopes of pursuing a graduate degree. I have met three presidents, worked in a circus, and have been to Disney World over 150 times (both of my parents worked there).

Orientation Intern

Makara Kungu

Graduation year: 2017
Hometown: Pella, Iowa
Major: Art and Dance
I was born in Kenya, grew up in Southern California, and now currently reside in Arizona. I am studying Business Marketing here at Calvin in hopes of working for an established brand such as Nike or BMW. On campus, you can either catch me playing basketball, longboarding to class, or just enjoying life with friends.

Orientation Intern

Jaclyn Kuyers

Graduation year: 2017
Hometown: Corona, California
Major: Business Marketing
I am from Pella, Iowa and am currently a junior studying Art and Dance. I love hanging out with my friends, traveling, making art and enjoying coffee.

Orientation Intern

Laura Steele

Graduation year: 2017
Hometown: Stillwater, Minnesota
Major: Strategic Communication
I was born and raised in England, but currently live in the Twin Cities, Minnesota. Entering my Junior year and majoring in Strategic Communication, I love dancing, coffee with friends, flowers and anything pink.

Orientation Intern

Zachary VanWyk

Graduation year: 2016
Hometown: Pella, Iowa
Major: History and Greek
I am a junior History and Greek Major, with minors in youth ministry and classical studies from Pella, Iowa. At Calvin I have enjoyed getting involved in the Residence Halls, having an on-campus job, and getting off-campus for an interim in Greece. In my free time I love drinking coffee, hanging out with friends, reading and going for long walks on the beach.