Student Stories

Dordt exists to promote Christ-centered renewal in all areas of life. Learn how students and alumni are living it out with what they learned at Dordt.

Three young men in rugby shirts lean over counter on stage

Dominerds Become Domino Masters

Alex and Derek Koops

The Koops twins make an appearance in Fox's first Domino Masters Challenge.

Alex and Derek Koops

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Balancing School with Political Ambition

Kendal Zylstra

Kendal Zylstra, a senior accounting and business finance major, likes to stay busy.

Kendal Zylstra

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Looking the World Back to Grace

Sara de Waal

Sara overcomes challenging task to finish her degree

Sara de Waal

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Striking Out a 50-Year Baseball Record

Gyeongju Kim

Almost 50 years to the day when it was set, one of the oldest records on the books in Dordt athletics fell when business major Gyeongju Kim struck out 21 batters in a win over Hastings College in late March.

Gyeongju Kim

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Serving with Humility

Daniel Davis

Daniel Davis

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A man in suitcoat stands in office with stylized U.S. map in background and video camera in foreground

A Reluctant Politician

Mayor Paul TenHaken

Paul TenHaken hunts for whatever challenging work a color blind graphic designer can locate

Mayor Paul TenHaken

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Showing the Love of Jesus through Adoption

Liz (Friesema) Hoek

Liz shows her love for Jesus through adoption

Liz (Friesema) Hoek

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At Home in Ukraine

Eric Hoeksema

It’s interesting how God directs our lives, says Eric Hoeksema ('03).

Eric Hoeksema

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Focusing on the "Soul of the Church"

Chuck De Groat

Chuck goes from aeronautical studies to theological studies

Chuck De Groat

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Booming in Ag

Dr. Chris Boomsma

Dr. Chris Boomsma goes from Chicago suburbanite to Director of Education at the American Society of Agronomy

Dr. Chris Boomsma

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In Their Honor

Aaron van Beek

Aaron Van Beek shows appreciation for those who serve in the military

Aaron van Beek

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Becoming a Splunk Architect

Madison Moss

“I’m part of an organization that’s doing vitally important work,” says Moss. “We do projects that are literally changing history and are critical to national security. It’s great to be part of that.”

Madison Moss

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