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Reading nonfiction improves literacy 11/18/2014 Reading nonfiction improves literacy
Engineering club shows its colors in competition 11/18/2014 Engineering club shows its colors in competition
Vander Werff named Outstanding Advisor 11/18/2014 Vander Werff named Outstanding Advisor
Miedema returns with Ph.D. and new expertise 11/18/2014 Miedema returns with Ph.D. and new expertise
500-year-old music manuscript given 11/18/2014 500-year-old music manuscript given
Grotenhuis music added to digital collections 11/18/2014 Grotenhuis music added to digital collections
Digital media students spent the summer working in their field 11/18/2014 Digital media students spent the summer working in their field
Crossing cultures in Puerto Rico in May 11/18/2014 Crossing cultures in Puerto Rico in May
Dordt College senior design vehicle shipped to Africa 11/18/2014 Dordt College senior design vehicle shipped to Africa
Crops, nitrates, water: Dordt and city team up 11/18/2014 Crops, nitrates, water: Dordt and city team up
Soundings: Thanks for teaching me... 11/18/2014 Soundings: Thanks for teaching me...
Stepping up the sciences 11/18/2014 Stepping up the sciences
Coffee with the sciences 11/18/2014 Coffee with the sciences
New natural resources management major takes off 11/18/2014 New natural resources management major takes off
Student researcher turns lobbyist 11/18/2014 Student researcher turns lobbyist
The brothers behind the knife 11/18/2014 The brothers behind the knife
Students start a beekeeping club 11/18/2014 Students start a beekeeping club
Construction takes endurance, just ask 11/18/2014 Construction takes endurance, just ask
Reacting to the past 11/18/2014 Reacting to the past
In All Things: Andreas Center Launches Online Magazine 11/18/2014 In All Things: Andreas Center Launches Online Magazine
Mike Adams: Distinguished Alumni 11/18/2014 Mike Adams: Distinguished Alumni
James Schaap: Distinguished Alumni 11/18/2014 James Schaap: Distinguished Alumni
Merl Alons: Distinguished Alumni 11/18/2014 Merl Alons: Distinguished Alumni
What I learned in the Middle East 06/24/2014 What I learned in the Middle East
Dena Nicolai 06/24/2014 Dena Nicolai
Leila Viss: Using technology to keep students on the piano bench for life 06/24/2014 Leila Viss: Using technology to keep students on the piano bench for life
2014 Alumni Scholarships 06/24/2014 2014 Alumni Scholarships
DC at Boston 06/24/2014 DC at Boston
Celebrating each other 06/24/2014 Celebrating each other
Jake Van Wyk moves to full time artist 06/24/2014 Jake Van Wyk moves to full time artist
De Jong sees growth of computer science 06/24/2014 De Jong sees growth of computer science
Mahaffy studied rattlesnake habitats 06/24/2014 Mahaffy studied rattlesnake habitats
Soundings: True, correct, or just accurate? 06/24/2014 Soundings: True, correct, or just accurate?
John Kok hangs up his hats 06/24/2014 John Kok hangs up his hats
John MacInnis receives his Ph.D. 06/24/2014 John MacInnis receives his Ph.D.
Building a choir 06/24/2014 Building a choir
Love is in the air 06/24/2014 Love is in the air
Ambassadors of good music 06/24/2014 Ambassadors of good music
Online M.A. gives flexibility for teacher-students 06/24/2014 Online M.A. gives flexibility for teacher-students
Online M.A. brings with it diversity and creativity 06/23/2014 Online M.A. brings with it diversity and creativity
Discovery Days turns 20 this year 06/23/2014 Discovery Days turns 20 this year
Lief and hoekstra earn doctorates 06/23/2014 Lief and hoekstra earn doctorates
A semester spent with Zebrafish 06/23/2014 A semester spent with Zebrafish
Tintle named new research director 06/23/2014 Tintle named new research director
Picture perfect 06/23/2014 Picture perfect
Athletes lead on and off the track 06/23/2014 Athletes lead on and off the track
Lindbergh and Katje embrace leadership roles 06/23/2014 Lindbergh and Katje embrace leadership roles
Senior hoops manager leaves big shoes to fill 06/23/2014 Senior hoops manager leaves big shoes to fill
Koerner's learning is put into practice 06/23/2014 Koerner's learning is put into practice
Vanden Bosch has the numbers 06/23/2014 Vanden Bosch has the numbers
Van Essen helped the college grow 06/23/2014 Van Essen helped the college grow
The New City travels the country 06/23/2014 The New City travels the country
High schoolers learn about PCR and DNA 06/23/2014 High schoolers learn about PCR and DNA
06/23/2014 "My Favorite Teacher" Jake Van Wyk
They gave thousands of hours 06/23/2014 They gave thousands of hours
Debate returns with a flourish 06/23/2014 Debate returns with a flourish
Verbrugge helps keep the U.S. safe 03/14/2014 Verbrugge helps keep the U.S. safe
Helping others act on what is known 03/14/2014 Helping others act on what is known
Walking on holy ground in science 03/14/2014 Walking on holy ground in science
Soundings: What is a 03/14/2014 Soundings: What is a "creature?"
Matching fuel quality with its use 03/14/2014 Matching fuel quality with its use
New wing named in honor of Dr. Charles Adams 03/14/2014 New wing named in honor of Dr. Charles Adams
Vander Werff expects his research to save lives and bridges 03/14/2014 Vander Werff expects his research to save lives and bridges
Sikkema wants Ph.D. to benefits others 03/14/2014 Sikkema wants Ph.D. to benefits others
Engineering: 30 years of multi-disciplinary engineering 03/14/2014 Engineering: 30 years of multi-disciplinary engineering
48-hour race to the finish 03/14/2014 48-hour race to the finish
Obiero braids her way to Tanzania 03/14/2014 Obiero braids her way to Tanzania
New community development major 03/14/2014 New community development major
Dordt launches center to support Christian Ed 03/14/2014 Dordt launches center to support Christian Ed
Getting a head start in the profession 03/14/2014 Getting a head start in the profession
McCarthy book gets a new life in China 03/14/2014 McCarthy book gets a new life in China
Passing hymns from one generation to the next 03/14/2014 Passing hymns from one generation to the next
Keeping his head above the clouds 03/14/2014 Keeping his head above the clouds
Sunday afternoon hymn singing 03/14/2014 Sunday afternoon hymn singing
New preschool is community effort 03/14/2014 New preschool is community effort
Dordt ag major speaks for FFA 03/14/2014 Dordt ag major speaks for FFA
Students abroad learn about home 03/14/2014 Students abroad learn about home
Editor's Notes: Science grads have an impact 03/14/2014 Editor's Notes: Science grads have an impact
Leading Off with the President: Springing to Life 03/14/2014 Leading Off with the President: Springing to Life
An alumni reflection from Tammy Walhof: Justice! Not 'just us' 12/02/2013 An alumni reflection from Tammy Walhof: Justice! Not 'just us'
2013 Distinguished Alumni: Tammy Walhof 12/02/2013 2013 Distinguished Alumni: Tammy Walhof
2013 Distinguished Alumni: Harry Fernhout 12/02/2013 2013 Distinguished Alumni: Harry Fernhout
One generation calls to the next 12/02/2013 One generation calls to the next
Summer internships 12/02/2013 Summer internships
Shim takes his work to Korea 12/02/2013 Shim takes his work to Korea
Classes incorporate new technologies 12/02/2013 Classes incorporate new technologies
Go for Fit 12/02/2013 Go for Fit
Library helps Pro Rege go digital 12/02/2013 Library helps Pro Rege go digital
Dengler chosen for 2013 John Calvin Award 12/02/2013 Dengler chosen for 2013 John Calvin Award
Engineering club hits the road 12/02/2013 Engineering club hits the road
Provost Forseth leads alongside 12/02/2013 Provost Forseth leads alongside
Mission-minded runners 12/02/2013 Mission-minded runners
Modules get students ready for work place 12/02/2013 Modules get students ready for work place
Alumni wrap-up 05/24/2013 Alumni wrap-up
Out in the wild 05/24/2013 Out in the wild
Science research 05/24/2013 Science research
Learning outside the box 05/24/2013 Learning outside the box
Soundings: A faculty reflection 05/24/2013 Soundings: A faculty reflection
Remembering President J.B. Hulst 05/24/2013 Remembering President J.B. Hulst
Seeing Lent through art 05/24/2013 Seeing Lent through art
Students mix texting and driving - in lab 05/24/2013 Students mix texting and driving - in lab
Reversing roles: student teachers 05/24/2013 Reversing roles: student teachers
Editor's notes 05/24/2013 Editor's notes
Leading off with the president 05/24/2013 Leading off with the president
Beyond numbers 05/24/2013 Beyond numbers
Beyond the dairy 05/24/2013 Beyond the dairy
5 Myths about private nonprofit higher education 05/24/2013 5 Myths about private nonprofit higher education
Dennis Vander Plaats 05/24/2013 Dennis Vander Plaats
Calvin Jongsma 05/24/2013 Calvin Jongsma
Men's basketball says goodbye to five seniors 05/24/2013 Men's basketball says goodbye to five seniors
Prof. Bajema does his part to boost bee population 05/24/2013 Prof. Bajema does his part to boost bee population
Taking the lead 01/25/2013 Taking the lead
Youth ministry 01/25/2013 Youth ministry
Soundings: a faculty reflection 01/25/2013 Soundings: a faculty reflection
New learning labs teach problem solving 01/25/2013 New learning labs teach problem solving
Preparing to live in a global world 01/25/2013 Preparing to live in a global world
Leading off with the president 01/25/2013 Leading off with the president
Kuyper Scholars Program 01/25/2013 Kuyper Scholars Program
Kate Reinsma 01/25/2013 Kate Reinsma
Editor's notes 01/25/2013 Editor's notes
Trash talk 01/25/2013 Trash talk
Dan Kuiper 01/25/2013 Dan Kuiper
Creativity takes center stage 01/25/2013 Creativity takes center stage
Book studies for all 01/25/2013 Book studies for all
Distinguished alumni 08/21/2012 Distinguished alumni
Collaborative learning gets a lift with new TRC 08/21/2012 Collaborative learning gets a lift with new TRC
Soundings: A faculty reflection 08/21/2012 Soundings: A faculty reflection
Stepping Stones preschool opens 08/21/2012 Stepping Stones preschool opens
Spending the summer in a biomedical lab 08/21/2012 Spending the summer in a biomedical lab
Editor's notes 08/21/2012 Editor's notes
Leading off with the president 08/21/2012 Leading off with the president
A family affair 08/21/2012 A family affair
Continuous improvement 08/21/2012 Continuous improvement
Water, water everywhere 08/21/2012 Water, water everywhere
Long-time music professor Dale Grotenhuis dies 08/21/2012 Long-time music professor Dale Grotenhuis dies
The mechanics (or anatomy) of an engineering senior design project 05/22/2012 The mechanics (or anatomy) of an engineering senior design project
Young alumni give back 05/22/2012 Young alumni give back
Soundings: A faculty reflection 05/22/2012 Soundings: A faculty reflection
Defenders leave it all on the field (and track) 05/22/2012 Defenders leave it all on the field (and track)
Editor's notes 05/22/2012 Editor's notes
Leading off with the president 05/22/2012 Leading off with the president
Where are they today? 05/22/2012 Where are they today?
Dordt College in 3-D 05/22/2012 Dordt College in 3-D
Graduating teachers 05/22/2012 Graduating teachers
How should we live 05/22/2012 How should we live
It's all about awe 05/22/2012 It's all about awe
Senior profile: Jeni Kanis 05/22/2012 Senior profile: Jeni Kanis
A vision lived 05/22/2012 A vision lived
Maas verde 01/23/2012 Maas verde
Defender hoopla 01/23/2012 Defender hoopla
Worship minor grows out of a vibrant worship culture 01/23/2012 Worship minor grows out of a vibrant worship culture
Soundings: A faculty reflection 01/23/2012 Soundings: A faculty reflection
Cross country finishes strong 01/23/2012 Cross country finishes strong
Editor's notes 01/23/2012 Editor's notes
Art lessons 01/23/2012 Art lessons
Leading off with the president 01/23/2012 Leading off with the president
Vander Haags 01/23/2012 Vander Haags
Up north to stay 01/23/2012 Up north to stay
Spanish speakers translate for parent-teacher conferences 01/23/2012 Spanish speakers translate for parent-teacher conferences
Bidding goodbye 01/23/2012 Bidding goodbye
One body one hope 01/23/2012 One body one hope
What does it mean to love a neighbor? 01/23/2012 What does it mean to love a neighbor?
Food for Thought 01/23/2012 Food for Thought
Soundings: A faculty reflection 08/20/2011 Soundings: A faculty reflection
Called to teach and to build 08/20/2011 Called to teach and to build
Leading off with the president 08/20/2011 Leading off with the president
Summer experiences 08/20/2011 Summer experiences
Editor's notes 08/20/2011 Editor's notes
Dordt students help advance the search for perennial crops 08/20/2011 Dordt students help advance the search for perennial crops
Distinguished alumni 08/20/2011 Distinguished alumni
Concussion discussion 08/20/2011 Concussion discussion
Writing they can use 08/20/2011 Writing they can use
A union that works 08/17/2011 A union that works
Waiting out the tremors in Japan 08/17/2011 Waiting out the tremors in Japan
Justice Week helps students see child slavery up close 08/17/2011 Justice Week helps students see child slavery up close
Geels sets longevity record 08/17/2011 Geels sets longevity record
Students head to the cities 08/17/2011 Students head to the cities
Students play cowboy and more on the range 08/17/2011 Students play cowboy and more on the range
Student photographers take NYC by storm during spring break 08/17/2011 Student photographers take NYC by storm during spring break
What students want profs to know 08/17/2011 What students want profs to know
Timmer demonstrates a residential solar-assisted hot water system 08/17/2011 Timmer demonstrates a residential solar-assisted hot water system
Keeping up with the times 08/17/2011 Keeping up with the times
Campaign increases scholarships 05/18/2011 Campaign increases scholarships
A.R.T Courses 05/18/2011 A.R.T Courses
Wilson adjusts to civilian life 05/18/2011 Wilson adjusts to civilian life
Concrete canoe gets ready for contest 05/18/2011 Concrete canoe gets ready for contest
Psych students learn how we learn 05/18/2011 Psych students learn how we learn
Media students get a local gig 05/18/2011 Media students get a local gig
Students encourage others through HopeLine 05/18/2011 Students encourage others through HopeLine
Oudman feels wired for language 05/18/2011 Oudman feels wired for language
Sophomore gets published 05/18/2011 Sophomore gets published
A (somewhat) impossible task 05/18/2011 A (somewhat) impossible task
Research momentum 05/18/2011 Research momentum
Earth to Mars: Paul Mahaffy gets ready for Mars mission 01/19/2011 Earth to Mars: Paul Mahaffy gets ready for Mars mission
Learning as she teaches 01/19/2011 Learning as she teaches
Van Den Bosch was a good role model 01/19/2011 Van Den Bosch was a good role model
Bell is changed by his time in Zambia 01/19/2011 Bell is changed by his time in Zambia
Demestri is changed by her time here 01/19/2011 Demestri is changed by her time here
International collaboration 01/19/2011 International collaboration
Integral, not integrated 01/19/2011 Integral, not integrated
Mahaffy begins bilingual story hour 01/19/2011 Mahaffy begins bilingual story hour
Nursing students teach girl scouts 01/19/2011 Nursing students teach girl scouts
Design students develop logos 01/19/2011 Design students develop logos
Saving lives during earthquakes 01/19/2011 Saving lives during earthquakes
Vander Zee's podium graces the Campus Center 01/19/2011 Vander Zee's podium graces the Campus Center
Two seniors design biomass stove for use in Zambia 01/19/2011 Two seniors design biomass stove for use in Zambia
Heating up 01/19/2011 Heating up
100 percent 08/16/2010 100 percent
Dave De Ridder is still keeping up with young people 08/16/2010 Dave De Ridder is still keeping up with young people
Ron Vos pushes students to see big 08/16/2010 Ron Vos pushes students to see big
Dordt Alumni stand out for student loan repayment 08/16/2010 Dordt Alumni stand out for student loan repayment
Computer software developers do real analysis and design 08/16/2010 Computer software developers do real analysis and design
Virtual tour of India captures the heart of Dordt artistic team 08/16/2010 Virtual tour of India captures the heart of Dordt artistic team
Mountainside storm claims student's life 08/16/2010 Mountainside storm claims student's life
Science teachers collaborate and learn about prairie diversity 08/16/2010 Science teachers collaborate and learn about prairie diversity
Dordt foursome wins at Twins game 08/16/2010 Dordt foursome wins at Twins game
Ag seniors' dust simulator used by farmers organization 08/16/2010 Ag seniors' dust simulator used by farmers organization
Student-run coffee shop gives students a taste of running a business 08/16/2010 Student-run coffee shop gives students a taste of running a business
Students' reasearch makes library more usable 08/16/2010 Students' reasearch makes library more usable
Grand opening 08/16/2010 Grand opening
Dordt nursing students close to perfection in national testing 05/14/2010 Dordt nursing students close to perfection in national testing
Blow, wind, blow 05/14/2010 Blow, wind, blow
Calvinism 05/14/2010 Calvinism
James Schaap double-dips to be writer-in-residence at covenant 05/14/2010 James Schaap double-dips to be writer-in-residence at covenant
Zonnefeld earns top award 05/14/2010 Zonnefeld earns top award
Ag major goes into the field 05/14/2010 Ag major goes into the field
Construction management considered as new major 05/14/2010 Construction management considered as new major
Service learning benefits bison 05/14/2010 Service learning benefits bison
From the president 05/14/2010 From the president
New microbiology lab opens 05/14/2010 New microbiology lab opens
Moving on 05/13/2010 Moving on
Marketing class helps local businesses 05/13/2010 Marketing class helps local businesses
At home in China 05/13/2010 At home in China
Den Boer joins the ranks of elite writers in Stanford writing program 05/13/2010 Den Boer joins the ranks of elite writers in Stanford writing program
Community remembers Russell Maatman 05/13/2010 Community remembers Russell Maatman
Adamses honored upon retirement 05/13/2010 Adamses honored upon retirement
Internationals prevail in table tennis tourney 05/13/2010 Internationals prevail in table tennis tourney
Making chapel central 05/13/2010 Making chapel central
Nurses screen college community 05/13/2010 Nurses screen college community
Student videos promote the work of slum ministries 05/13/2010 Student videos promote the work of slum ministries
Sinnema is inspired by Haitians' faith 05/13/2010 Sinnema is inspired by Haitians' faith
Lesson roundtables 05/13/2010 Lesson roundtables
Prairie school 01/15/2010 Prairie school
Leanne Jelgerhuis Gillson 01/15/2010 Leanne Jelgerhuis Gillson
Calvin Struyk: A legal calling 01/15/2010 Calvin Struyk: A legal calling
Math prof lends hand to youth hockey 01/15/2010 Math prof lends hand to youth hockey
Football & music: They're not so different 01/15/2010 Football & music: They're not so different
Business adds international emphasis 01/15/2010 Business adds international emphasis
Doing scholarship: Fessler's research on Reagan's speech appears online 01/15/2010 Doing scholarship: Fessler's research on Reagan's speech appears online
From the president 01/15/2010 From the president
Tomāto, Tomăto 01/15/2010 Tomāto, Tomăto
Distinguished alumni 08/12/2009 Distinguished alumni
Brue teaches God at work in the world around us 08/12/2009 Brue teaches God at work in the world around us
Ribbens Academic Complex 08/12/2009 Ribbens Academic Complex
Learning takes a vacation in the Netherlands 08/12/2009 Learning takes a vacation in the Netherlands
Nursing department gets new digs 08/12/2009 Nursing department gets new digs
Engineering keeps up with times 08/12/2009 Engineering keeps up with times
Writing students have an impact on state EMT squads 08/12/2009 Writing students have an impact on state EMT squads
Dordt cements a growing partnership with Northrise University in Zambia 08/12/2009 Dordt cements a growing partnership with Northrise University in Zambia
Zach Mulder finds his place in politics 08/12/2009 Zach Mulder finds his place in politics
From the president 08/12/2009 From the president
Shim makes an internship happen 08/12/2009 Shim makes an internship happen
Looking back 05/10/2009 Looking back
Family communication course gets students thinking about their families 05/10/2009 Family communication course gets students thinking about their families
Experiencing history through writing 05/10/2009 Experiencing history through writing
Book culling benefits literacy programs 05/10/2009 Book culling benefits literacy programs
Graphics students redesign library signs 05/10/2009 Graphics students redesign library signs
Zevenbergen shares his lean enterprise expertise with several local businesses 05/10/2009 Zevenbergen shares his lean enterprise expertise with several local businesses
From the president 05/10/2009 From the president
English 100 Giving students the chance to succeed in college 05/10/2009 English 100 Giving students the chance to succeed in college
The Dordt College community remembers Professor Cella Bosma 05/09/2009 The Dordt College community remembers Professor Cella Bosma
Rempel leaves mark on local hockey 05/09/2009 Rempel leaves mark on local hockey
Reformed Research 05/09/2009 Reformed Research
Mother, daughter receive diplomas together 05/09/2009 Mother, daughter receive diplomas together
Vander Zee nurtured a love for creation 05/09/2009 Vander Zee nurtured a love for creation
Rick Vander Berg ends three  decades in Dordt athletics 05/09/2009 Rick Vander Berg ends three decades in Dordt athletics
Senior focus 05/09/2009 Senior focus
SWB club promotes diversity 05/09/2009 SWB club promotes diversity
Designers join AIGA club 05/09/2009 Designers join AIGA club
Douglas and Henrietta Ribbens continue giving to Dordt College 05/09/2009 Douglas and Henrietta Ribbens continue giving to Dordt College
From the president 05/09/2009 From the president
Honest work 01/11/2009 Honest work
Vernon shows his commitment to community, education, progress 01/11/2009 Vernon shows his commitment to community, education, progress
Two fall teams make trip to nationals 01/11/2009 Two fall teams make trip to nationals
Dordt students 01/11/2009 Dordt students "shine their lights"
Future teachers post their class units online for others to use 01/11/2009 Future teachers post their class units online for others to use
Teachable moments 01/11/2009 Teachable moments
Center for educational services helps new teachers 01/11/2009 Center for educational services helps new teachers
Horton named first artist-in-residence 01/11/2009 Horton named first artist-in-residence
Dordt elects its first senators 01/11/2009 Dordt elects its first senators
From the president 01/11/2009 From the president
In their footsteps 01/11/2009 In their footsteps

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