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Opinion: Response to ‘Semper Reformanda Part Two’

Luke Enders, Guest Writer

October 19, 2017

Filed under Opinion & Editorial

In last week’s edition of Chimes, Professor Noe wrote a new article for his Reformation series in which he argued that one of the primary results of the Reformation was a restoration to the Biblical model of worship. This i...

Opinion: In defense of busy bulletin boards

Cotter Koopman, Guest Writer

October 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion & Editorial

Chimes recently posted an article, and Calvin News & Stories another, describing and celebrating the newly renovated Hiemenga Hall. Arriving back on campus this fall, I too was floored by the study nooks and rich wood accents....

Letter to the editor

Jonas Weaver, Guest Writer

October 5, 2017

Filed under Opinion & Editorial

It is unclear to me what, precisely, the authors of “Thoughts on Nashville” hoped to achieve. If it was dialogue, as they suggest in replies on the website to Peterson and Kuilema, they have successfully managed to shut fu...

Opinion: Let’s talk gun control

Purun Yeo, Sports Editor

October 5, 2017

Filed under Opinion & Editorial

My heart goes out to all victims and families of victims of the Las Vegas shooting this past Sunday. I mourn for their pain and loss. With at least 59 people dead and 500 people injured at the time of writing, it breaks my heart...

Opinion: thoughts on Nashville

Jeffrey Karel and Jonah Luebke

September 28, 2017

Filed under Opinion & Editorial

As two students preparing to be ministers, we feel concern regarding the recent criticism of the Nashville Statement offered by sexuality series director Julia Smith and Chaplain Mary Hulst in the previous issue of Chimes and wo...

Editorial: cynicism and hope

Editorial: cynicism and hope

September 28, 2017

Letter to the editor: response from PATDI

Multiple Authors

September 28, 2017

Filed under Opinion & Editorial

The President’s Advisory Team for Diversity and Inclusion (PATDI) is grateful that Chimes provides a place for students to share with our community. PATDI is three years old and supports the college’s vision for diversity...