Items Tagged with 'Calvin College'


Calvin College becoming university

July 8, 2019
A Grand Rapids-based college will undergo a major change this week. Read More

Universities remain proactive in data protection

Growth of online courses means more opportunities for data breaches.

March 22, 2019
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The internet has made it easier for students to take classes, but there are risks involved. Read More

College hosting month-long speaker series

December 24, 2018
A New York Times bestselling author, a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, the former president of Ireland, an astronaut and the whistleblower in the Larry Nassar case are some of the people speaking at a local college in January. Read More

Colleges receive $5.6M to support underserved students

Between programs, students can receive aid from seventh grade through doctorate degrees.

November 30, 2018
Four area colleges have received $5.6 million in federal grants for programs to help cohorts of underserved students graduate and succeed in the workplace. Read More

Street Talk: Winds of change

The cutting edge.

October 5, 2018
The largest solar energy project in Michigan might be coming to Muskegon. Read More

Inside Track: Jonker puts pieces together

Wolverine co-owner’s engineering background translates well to the construction industry.

September 21, 2018
When Aaron Jonker first interviewed to work for Wolverine Building Group in 2006, his boss at the time asked him where he saw himself in 15 years. Read More

West Michigan colleges rate among Princeton Review's 'best'

August 10, 2018
The Princeton Review has released its latest ratings on several West Michigan colleges. Read More

Christian colleges have $60B economic impact

Grand Rapids-based Calvin College, Cornerstone University, Kuyper College are among 142 schools in the study.

June 8, 2018
A study revealed a network of 142 Christian colleges and universities, including three in Grand Rapids, have an annual economic impact of $60 billion. Read More

Prisoners earn degrees from Calvin

College’s prison initiative offers degrees in ministry leadership.

May 25, 2018
Fifteen prisoners have received associate degrees from Calvin College. Read More

College to become university

May 8, 2018
A local private liberal arts college will change its name and become a university within the next two years. Read More