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Let’s be clear: you can study writing and get a job when you graduate. Calvin grads do it all the time. How will Calvin help you do it, too? By assessing your passions, giving you the best possible training, and lining you up with an internship that will give you a solid foothold in the field.
At Calvin, you can construct a writing major around your goals and get connected to career-building experiences. You can pursue any kind of writing you’re passionate about, from science fiction to international journalism. Our faculty have the experience, drive, and reputation to get you connected to where you need to go. And working in fields from political speech writing to graphic novels, Calvin grads are living proof of the success of this program.
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Be ready to excel in the current gig economy. Combine a writing major with Calvin’s entrepreneurship minor, and be strategically positioned to tackle a freelancing career.
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The Festival of Faith & Writing brings together writers and readers from around the world. Together, enjoy community, conversation, and mutual appreciation.
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