Calvin University Chimes



This is the application for the Managing editor of Chimes for the 2019 spring semester. Applications are due on Monday, December 3, 2018 to Professor Blake Riek ([email protected]).

Application for Managing Editor Position, Spring 2019


a. A current resume.

  • Include: Position applying for, major and minor, class level, relevant co-curricular experience, work experiences, e-mail address, and overall GPA

b. A brief portfolio or other appropriate examples of your work

c. Two statements of endorsement by Calvin students

d. One statement of endorsement from a Calvin faculty or staff member discussing their assessment of your suitability for this leadership role

e. A one-page essay that addresses:

  • i. The purpose of your student organization
  • ii. Specific ways you plan to fulfill that purpose
  • iii. Personal qualities that will aid you in this leadership role
  • iv. The role your faith will play as you lead your student organization

Additional Information:

  • All media heads will be interviewed and selected by the Student Publications Committee. Applicants may be contacted for interviews shortly after turning in their applications.
  • If you have any questions regarding the application, please contact Professor Blake Riek.
  • All application materials must be submitted to Professor Riek ([email protected]) by 5 PM on December 3, 2018.