Calvin College Chimes

Opinion: You have so much to give

Peter Ford, Campus Co-Editor

November 17, 2017

Filed under Opinion & Editorial

Many of us college students talk about changing the world after we get our international business and social work degrees. We often joke that we are poor college students with nothing to offer; however, there are some simple ...

Letter to the editor: Handlon student Jerry W. Lashuay

Jerry W. Lashuay, Guest Writer

November 3, 2017

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Recently Chimes offered an opinion piece wherein staff writer N. Stripp was advocating the righteousness of NFL players taking a knee during the playing of our national anthem. Rather than providing a new or compelling perspecti...

Opinion: Tuition is too high

Juliana Knot, Guest Writer

October 25, 2017

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In 1983, my mom and dad attended Calvin College. By working summers, receiving the denominational grant and earning several academic scholarships, they were able to graduate with no college debt, despite receiving little or no ...

Opinion: Response to ‘Semper Reformanda Part Two’

Luke Enders, Guest Writer

October 20, 2017

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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 13, 2017

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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....