Calvin University Chimes

Scholarship system doesn’t reward improvement

Joshua Polanski, Managing Editor

March 6, 2020

Calvin’s current scholarships system doesn’t sufficiently reward student improvement. It’s counterintuitive that the current system cares more about high school performance than collegiate performance.  As recently a...

The stances of the Democratic frontrunners

Benjamin Honeyford, Calvin Democrat

March 5, 2020

On Tuesday, March 10, Michigan voters will be able to vote in the democratic primary. As Calvin Democrats is a student organization committed to promoting participation in democracy, we would like to let you know the platforms o...

Be the change you want to see: Vote Now

Harm Venhuizen, Religion Editor

March 5, 2020

Are you upset with our current political state? Are you content with it? Are you sick of polarization in politics? Do you love it? Then you should vote! Holding political opinions and not exercising your right to vote is like carin...

The ‘Commons’ist Manifesto

Mattheus Colyn, Guest Writer

November 22, 2019

A spectre is haunting Calvin — the spectre of Commons. All the powers of Knollcrest have entered into a Holy Alliance to exorcise this spectre. It is high time that Commons-goers should openly, in the face of the whole world,...

Knollcrest is the KnollBEST

Kate DeHaan, Guest Writer

November 22, 2019

It was six o’clock and I was studying in the library when my stomach started to rumble. I panicked; I’m not very good at making choices. As I was deciding between Knollcrest and Commons the choice was almost made for me. ...