Feature Stories - Fall 2003

Picturing the World
When Ryan Spencer Reed graduated from Calvin last year, he ... jumped on a plane and traveled to Sudan, Africa, with his camera, some lenses and not much money.

Photos from Sudan by Ryan Reed
On the Cover

The Spark Fall 2003

Online Extras:
A tribute to Miss Jo and photos from The Emeritorium

Robert Nordling

Spiritual Leaders
Since July of 2002, Robert and Cherith Nordling have been hanging out in a meaningful way with the Calvin student body.

Crisis in the Mississippi Delta
According to the American Medical Association, 19 states are now in a health care crisis. Of the remaining 31 states, only six are not showing signs of trouble.

Kurt Kooyer

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Practicing Health in a Broken World
A commencement address by Rebecca Vander Meulen '99

In Memoriam
Johanna "Jo" Boomsma '48

Distinguished Alumni Awards:
Robert P. Swierenga '57
Paul A. Vanden Bout '61

World magazine response
Calvin questions World's depiction of campus

Reunions 2003
The 1953, 1958, 1963, 1983, 1993 and Heritage Class Reunions

Photo Galleries
Steve Vander WeeleThe "Emeritorium"
Calvin profs don't fade away

Class of 1993 Blast from the Past
Photos from the Class of 1993's days at Calvin

Class Notes
Heritage 50's 60's 70's 80's 90's 00's

Submit a Class Note

1,000 Words
A photo essay

A Girl and Her Money: How to Have a Great Relationship without Falling in Love

Calvin Sports
Spring 2003 sports recap

Director's Desk
29 percent

Geerhardus Vos, Calvin's first Ph.D.

In the Spotlight
Reunions provide opportunity to give back to Calvin

Letters to the Editor
Readers' thoughts and insights