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October 16, 2014  |  Alden Hartopo

Le Roy addresses student concerns at town hall

At this semester’s town hall, President Le Roy addressed student concerns regarding Calvin’s master plan, smoking pits, hiring practices, zero-tolerance policy and LGBT housing. One of the first issues Le Roy addressed was the removal of […]

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October 16, 2014  |  Bethany Cok

Loan Default Rate at Calvin Falls to 2.5%

According to data released by the U.S. Department of Education, Calvin students have a low loan default rate compared to students at other institutions of higher learning around the nation. Many students rely on loans from […]

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October 16, 2014  |  Alden Hartopo

Chimes devastates student senate with 4-1 victory.

Last Saturday, the Chimes staff soundly defeated the student senators 4-1 on the Phi-Chi fields for the second annual Chimes vs. senate showdown. The game started off with student body president Jona Eigege scoring the first […]

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October 16, 2014  |  John Muyskens

Calvin participates in worldwide fractal construction project

Dr. Randall Pruim’s fingers fly as he folds business cards into dozens of paper cubes. Over the next week, Pruim and other volunteers will assemble thousands of such cubes into a model of a Menger sponge […]

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October 16, 2014  |  Rebecca Wheeler

Prayer Night for West Africa against Ebola

Since the beginning of March this year, an outbreak of the Ebola virus disease has been spreading through countries in West Africa. On Thursday evening, Calvin students joined the African Student Association (ASA) in the Chapel […]

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