Wednesday Jul 23
International students visit Northwestern Michigan College
A group of Chinese students from Weiming Education Group are visiting Northwestern Michigan college on Wednesday to get a taste of college life and tour the Traverse City area.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
OK Go, Switchfoot among first 5 fall concerts scheduled at Calvin College
The Calvin College student activities dept. has announced five concerts for its fall 2014 concert schedule, including tour stops for alt-rockers OK Go and Switchfoot.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Matt Sicilia to lead new Grand Rapids Community College cross country teams
Matt Sicilia, a former assistant coach at Calvin Christian High School, has been named coach of the new cross country program at Grand Rapids Community College.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Former roommates join forces at Colorado Music Festival
Joshua Gersen will lead the Colorado Music Festival, including his friend, cellist Brook Speltz on Thursday and Friday.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
New Junior Hereford Board Members, Officers Elected
The election of four new junior Hereford members to the National Junior Hereford Association board of directors was made, along with announcement of the new officer team, at the 15th Annual VitaFerm Junior National Hereford Expo July 11 in Harrisburg, Pa.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
College to Host Annual Mission Conference July 19-25
The 109th New Wilmington Mission Conference will be held at Westminster College July 19-25 .
Science and Religion at Christian Colleges [EvolutionBlog]
Apropos of our discussion of the proper interpretation of Genesis, Kelly James Clark, writing at Huffington Post , summarizes the state of play at some Christian Colleges: Shortly after the 2004 publication of his book, Random Designer , biologist Richard Colling was prohibited from teaching introductory biology courses at Olivet Nazarene College ... (more)
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Sunny skies, warm temps to start the weekend
A robin walks near a "Bird Watching 101" tour at the Calvin College Ecosystem Preserve in Grand Rapids, Thursday, April 10, 2014.
Calvin men's tennis team/players receive academic honors from ITA
The Calvin College men's tennis team has received Intercollegiate Tennis Association All-Academic Honors.
The Muskego Moose Lodge along with the Muskego Moose Riders & Women of The Moose are hosting a community blood drive in partnership with the Blood Center of Wisconsin from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at the Muskego Moose Lodge, S86 W21693 Janesville Road.
New Chinese langauge education major puts Calvin College in rare company
Calvin College is launching a new major in Chinese language education, a program administrators say will help meet growing demand for educators who can teach the subject.
Northern Michigan News
Balcom, Valko seeking Democrat nomination for 100th District
My name is Mark Balcom . I grew up on our family farm near Ferry, Michigan. I currently reside in Hesperia, where I teach instrumental music.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Calvin College highlighted in Fiske college guide
Calvin College was highlighted as one of the nation's "best and most interesting institutions" in the 2015 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges .
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Grand Rapids couple designs eco-friendly alternative to wrapping paper
Grand Rapids residents Amy and David Wilstermann have been working to bring their Enfold reusable fabric gift wrap to market since 2012.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
The Daily Beast
Fired for Not Believing in Adam and EveBy Karl W. Giberson
The Midwest evangelical denomination declined to study its position on evolution and human origins because professors at its affiliated colleges are supposedly already producing rigorous scholarship on those issues.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
What Spanish speakers liked about Grand Rapids police chief finalists
When Franklin, Tenn., Police Chief David Rahinsky introduced himself to the people of Grand Rapids, he did so in Spanish.