In 2015, the Office of the Provost launched three major initiatives that are now producing top-level research and new resources for educators. The first initiative focuses on the physical health of individuals and communities. The second examines citizenship—its privileges, responsibilities and vulnerabilities. The third studies the sustainability of human practices within natural, economic and social systems.
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News & Events
New software enhances the study of animal ecology
- March 6,2018
- Recognizing a need for freely available, easy-to-use tools for bio-logging, Calvin professor Stacy DeRuiter led a collaborative project to develop new software to enhance the study of animal ecology.
Calvin earns Tree Campus USA distinction
- March 5,2018
- For the sixth consecutive year, Calvin College is honored with Tree Campus USA® recognition by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management.
Climate Change and Human Rights: Making the Connection Through an Equity and Social Justice Lens
- Mon, May 1, 2017
- 3:30 PM
Health Care Policy: Can We Strengthen Communities and Build a Culture of Health?
- Mon, April 24, 2017
- 3:30 PM