Table of Contents

Spring 2013


Champions for Student Health
New director increases opportunities for college wellness

Class Action
Alumni attorneys open the profession of law to students

He Leads as a Servant
Calvin honors history professor James Bratt with Presidential Award for Exemplary Teaching

Director's Desk

Calvin's inimitable sports information director

On the Knoll

A strategic plan of significance
College’s financial realities a factor

An education in 15 days
The January Series touches on diverse topics

Dorm displays honor former residents
Annual fund donors recorded as Living Legacies

From the Bookshelf

Alumni Profiles

A fresh approach to cooking and dining
Brett Verkaik ’03

A stronger Calvin-Korea connection
Minwoo Heo ’09

Good stewardship goes to the zoo
Greg Dykstra ex’87

Growing to give back
Alice Koornneef Klamer ’76

Helping kids write their way into the future
Lori Slager ’02

Mapping Sandy—and future storms
Jesse Feyen ’97

Swine appreciation
Malcolm DeKryger ’81

Toward transformative energy solutions
Tim Lieuwen ’95

Calvin Network

Alumni choir inspires lakeshore audience
Concerts 'Celebrate Life'

Denver alumni meet van Gogh, host women's hoops team
Local hospitality appreciated

Korean Alumni Network takes off
Leaders plan to raise Calvin visibility