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Biology major awarded major EPA research fellowship
Calvin biology major Tyler Bleeker was awarded a Greater Research Opportunities Fellowship by the Environmental Protection Agency. The total amount of the award is $48,900.
June 03, 2011 | Matt Kucinski
Calvin College participates in congressional hearing on religious liberty
The CCCU approached Calvin College about participating in a congressional hearing in Washington D.C. on Thursday, February 16, 2012. Calvin College medical director Laura Champion provided testimony in the hearing "Lines Crossed: Separation of Church and State. Has the Obama Administration Trampled on Freedom of Religion and Freedom of Conscience?"
February 17, 2012 | Matt Kucinski
Math competition sweep
Kaylee Kooiman and Ethan Van Andel, both senior mathematics majors, won the Ron Mosier memorial award from the Michigan Section of the Mathematical Association of America. The award is given for the best student presentation(s) at the annual meeting of the section, which happened earlier this month.
May 25, 2011 | Matt Kucinski
Remote sites carry the January Series
"Remote sites are not just listening to the speakers, but they are talking about the ideas being presented."
December 12, 2012 | Matt Kucinski
Video: A view of science research
This summer nearly 90 science students researched everything from the human eye to herring gulls. Watch the video.
October 14, 2011 | Matt Kucinski
Amazing Race: Calvin style
Re-live the final leg of the Amazing Race Interim as five teams of two compete for the top prize.
February 01, 2011 | Matt Kucinski
Senior design project recognized nationally
A team of five 2011 engineering grads placed seventh nationally at the Supermileage competition, an international competition put on by the Society of Automobile Engineers (SAE), which challenges students to design fuel-efficient, single-person vehicles.
June 23, 2011 | Matt Kucinski
Remembering Henrietta Ten Harmsel
A gifted teacher and scholar, Henrietta Ten Harmsel made room for poetry and won honors for her Dutch translations.
March 16, 2012 | Matt Kucinski and Myrna Anderson
Statement regarding Michael Peroutka's visit to Calvin College
The purpose of this statement is to correct some misinformation that’s been floating around in regards to a speaker that talked to a small group of students at Calvin College in late April.
May 14, 2014 | Matt Kucinski
Calvin remembers Herman Broene
Calvin chemistry professor emeritus Herman Broene is remembered as a man who was kind-hearted and student-centered.
November 21, 2014 | Matt Kucinski
Summary of Calvin's response to robbery near campus
Calvin's campus safety department issued a lockdown of campus early Friday, December 12, 2014, as police searched for a suspect in a nearby neighborhood.
December 12, 2014 | Matt Kucinski
Princeton Review gives Calvin high marks
Calvin is included in Princeton Review's "The Best 380 Colleges," and receives accolades from a number of other college rankings guides.
August 05, 2015 | Matt Kucinski
Celebrating 400th anniversary of the King James Bible
Calvin departments and institutes are celebrating the KJV's quadricentennial.
March 17, 2011 | Matt Kucinski
Calvin campus closed Monday and Tuesday due to inclement weather
Calvin College's campus is closed Monday, January 6 and Tuesday, January 7 due to inclement weather. The campus will reopen on Wednesday, with classes beginning on Thursday, January 9.
January 06, 2014 | Matt Kucinski
Jack Kent Cooke Scholar
First-year student Jennifer Lyu is a 2010 Jack Kent Cooke Scholar.
September 21, 2010 | Matt Kucinski
Calvin prof leads nationwide literacy effort in Sierra Leone
Education professor Jo Kuyvenhoven is heading up the largest component of a $17.9 million "Revitalize Education Development Project" for Sierra Leone.
July 24, 2013 | Matt Kucinski
Student athletes give back
See how Calvin College student athletes go beyond the court to build stronger relationships with each other and with the Grand Rapids community.
June 26, 2009 | Matt Kucinscki
Remembering Johan Westra
On Sunday, November 7, 2010, Johan Westra, age 88, passed away peacefully at his home. Westra ’52 taught at Calvin College for 27 years. He was the college's first full-time political science professor.
November 12, 2010 | Matt Kucinski
Corwin Smidt - Grand Rapids Press
“No other group of people has access to so many Americans on a sustained basis.”
June 07, 2011 | Matt Kucinski
A team of six Calvin business, engineering and computer science majors took first place in the 2010 “Innovation Encounter”—an inventive problem solving competition hosted by Lawrence Tech University. Calvin competed with five other colleges and universities in developing a new idea for a smart phone application to interface with vehicle systems.
November 05, 2010 | Matt