Chemistry at Calvin is about relationships, and not just between chemicals. Join our community and build friendships around shared interests, get to know your professors, participate in community outreach like tutoring and demonstrations, and get real experience in the lab. Also, explosions. Lots of explosions.
- Have a deliciously competitive evening as faculty members perfect their secret chili recipes to win the chili bowl.
- Make chemistry a way of life. Get to know your professors and fellow students through our annual community events.
On-campus summer research
- Work with Calvin faculty to gain hands-on experience with the research that informs your discipline—and unlock opportunities like co-authoring a paper.
- Take advantage of the many research opportunies that come to Calvin from other universities and research institutions.
- Play an important role in creating an effective educational experience by assisting both professors and students in the lab.