Calvin University announces first head football coach
Trent Figg is the first head coach in Calvin University football history. Figg comes to Calvin from the University of Oregon, where he served as the football program's senior offensive analyst.
January 06, 2023 | Jeff Febus
12 Athletics Moments to Remember at Calvin University
In honor of President Wiebe Boer's inauguration as the university's 12th president later this month, sports information director Jeff Febus curated a list of 12 of the most memorable moments in Calvin athletics history.
October 10, 2022 | Jeff Febus , Matt Kucinski
Alums kickoff soccer club's inaugural season
Three Calvin alums were part of Grand Rapids FC's inaugural season that drew thousands of fans.
August 11, 2015 | Jeff Febus
Undefeated: The 1960–'61 men's basketball team
The 1960–61 men's basketball team was the first to go through a season undefeated.
February 22, 2013 | Jeff Febus
Calvin's swim coach completes Ironman, longtime dream
Calvin's swim coach Dan Gelderloos realized a longtime dream this summer by completing an Ironman Triathlon.
August 28, 2012 | Jeff Febus
Studying the Olympics in England
Students got to research the Olympics up close and personal on a Calvin semester abroad in York.
August 03, 2012 | Jeff Febus , Mitch Blankespoor
Remembering the War of 1812
The War of 1812 is better recalled by Canadians than by Americans, says Calvin professor of history Will Katerberg.
July 05, 2012 | Jeff Febus
Interim: Film Noir
Calvin students are looking at historical and cultural changes in American society via "film noir."
January 23, 2012 | Jeff Febus
The king, his ring and the temple
A professor and student of classics are researching an ancient Greek text about Solomon and magic.
July 15, 2011 | Jeff Febus , Andrew Knot
For the team: building Calvin spirit
The athletes on Calvin's track and field and cross country teams are each others biggest fans.
May 26, 2011 | Jeff Febus
Bere-Tiemersma winners announced
A Calvin soccer player and tennis player are the recipients of Calvin's highest honors in men's and women's athletics.
May 25, 2011 | Jeff Febus
Interim: Sports in Film and Fiction
Students are evaluating—and voting on—the best in sports film and fiction.
January 07, 2011 | Jeff Febus
Learning to lead at the Gainey retreat
At Two Moose Ranch in Montana, Calvin's team captains learned about communication, working together and leading.
September 02, 2010 | Jeff Febus , Luke Robinson , Jonathan Laughlin
Putting media with ministry
A passion for ministry and for communication have landed soon-to-be Calvin College senior Brian Speelman with summer internships with ReFrame Media—the English-language ministries of the Back to God Hour Ministries International, located in Palos Heights, Illinois.
August 02, 2010 | Jeff Febus
The family way
The son of legendary Kalamazoo Valley Community College men’s basketball and men’s golf coach Dick Shilts, Ricky Shilts has always been around a ball or a game.
June 14, 2010 | Jeff Febus