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Dig that Mastodon
A Calvin College professor of geology and a crew of his students are working on "a dream come true" this summer.
June 18, 1999 | Phil de Haan
The Unknown Flower
Dr. Charsie Sawyer, a professor of music at Calvin College, has a deep personal connection to her new album, “The Unknown Flower.”
December 20, 1999 | Phil de Haan
Calvin's Inner Compass
At the beginning of its 10th year on TV, a weekly show produced at Calvin College, has a face-lift, a name-change and a new TV home.
October 10, 2000 | Phil de Haan
NSF Grant for New Telescopes
A grant of almost $130,000 to Calvin from the National Science Foundation will help pay for two new 16-inch telescopes for the school's astronomy program.
August 01, 2002 | Phil de Haan
A world-class scholar
Calvin College professor of history emeritus Ed VanKley has passed away at the age of 72 from complications related to pneumonia.
October 10, 2002 | Phil de Haan
Veteran's Day is November 11, marking a day to thank and remember both those who died in service of their country and those who fought in war and returned.
November 11, 2002 | na
Calvin Granted $2 Million for Vocation
Through the new Lilly Endowment grant Calvin faculty will be able to do research and scholarship on questions connected to the idea of lifelong service in God's kingdom.
November 21, 2002 | Phil de Haan
Calvin Play Gets Prestigious Nod
A Calvin Theatre Company production will be performed in January 2003 at the Region III festival of the annual Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival.
December 12, 2002 | na
SWF Seeking King
I have decided that asking God for a husband is like the Israelites asking for a king: they only wanted one because everyone else had one and once they got one, it was all downhill from there.
December 16, 2002 | Jennifer Holberg
Women's History Month
Calvin College will host a variety of events in March to celebrate Women's History Month. Included will be movies, music and more.
February 27, 2003 | na
Calvin to install new telescope
Calvin's new telescope was funded by a $130,000 grant from the National Science Foundation.
March 05, 2003 | na
Youth Writing Festivals
A 27-year Calvin College tradition has a new name, a new logo and an expanded audience.
April 09, 2003 | Myrna Anderson
Waka Waka Bang Splat!
It's been almost 13 years since two Calvin folks, Fred Bremmer and Steve Kroese, wrote the first poem for the internet, a poem composed entirely of computer keyboard characters.
April 10, 2003 | na
The worship leaders of tomorrow are being groomed today at Calvin College thanks to an innovative apprentice program that sees students spend an entire school year learning to lead and support worship.
May 31, 2003 | Myrna Anderson
A recent report on college students studying abroad suggests that a weak economy and post 9/11 concerns have done little to prevent students from leaving the U.S. to supplement their college experience.
December 01, 2003 | na
At the core of Calvin's annual multicultural variety show is one of the largest contingents of international students in West Michigan.
February 03, 2004 | Phil de Haan
Calvin Holds Spot in US News College Guide
For the second year in a row Calvin College is ranked number two in its category in the annual U.S. News & World Report college guide.
August 19, 2005 | Phil de Haan
StreetFest Set for Two Wheels
The 2005 edition of StreetFest will see some 1,000 incoming Calvin College students spend a part of their orientation combining service with learning in a variety of Grand Rapids neighborhoods.
August 22, 2005 | Myrna Anderson
Responding to Hurricane Katrina
A letter from Steve VanderKooy '90 in response to Hurricane Katrina.
September 16, 2005 | Steve VanderKooy
Student to present dunes research results
Melinda Campbell, a junior from Calvin did summer research on West Michigan sand dunes. She will be presenting her research at the annual meeting of the Geological Society of America (GSA) in Salt Lake City, Utah.
September 26, 2005 | Myrna Anderson