扎根和成长

它只是开始,因为伟大的事情经常做。但是在1876年就开始为刚刚七名学生部培训学校已成为一个世界级的基督教文科院校。我们充满活力的社区是由3800多名充满激情,有创意,并从事学生和教师,职员,父母,朋友谁赋予他们的。

因为它的最初阶段,卡尔文已经体现了文科的多学科的方法。澳门糖果派对和学院开始了作为一个机构去theologische学校于1876年,经过6年课程,纳入两个文学和神学训练以学生。

1884年,学校扩大到录取学生的身体超出培训包括现在有抱负的教师牧师。当课程扩大到包括学前教育专业课程,该学院的视野在1900年再次扩大一次。到1906年,文学系,它提供了四个多年的筹备和两年的大学工作,成为正式称为加尔文大专,从卡尔文神学院一个独立的实体。

假以时日,该机构成了一个四年制大学。 1931年,学校更名为卡尔文学院。

约翰·加尔文

一个迷人的扬声器,畅销书作家,和神学的傀儡,我们的同名加尔文站作为历史上最有影响力的基督教改革者之一。

 

卡尔文密封

在16世纪的密封加尔文用于他的个人信件的启发,加尔文的象征性标志传达了我们的承诺,让上帝我们的生活和学习。

卡尔文经过多年
  • 我et Geert Boer, Calvin’s very first faculty member.
  • A group of seven students, pictured with their instructor, in 1877.
  • 大急流城 circa 1870.
  • Geerhardus Vos, PhD.
  • In 1905, Anna Groendyk-Houtman became the first woman to graduate from Calvin.
  • 人 gathered to witness the 1910 groundbreaking of the Franklin campus.
  • The first Knights basketball team
  • Johanna Timmer became Calvin’s first female faculty member.
  • A Model-T car was placed in the lobby of an administration building as a student prank.
  • Calvin president William Spoelhof, who served from 1951 to 1976.
  • In 1956, J.C. Miller sold the Knollcrest Farm to Calvin.
  • DeVries Hall of Science opened in 1998.
  • The climbing wall and lobby inside the Spoelhof Fieldhouse Complex.
  • The exterior of the Covenant Fine 艺术 Center in 2010.
  • President Michael K. Le Roy with Calvin students in 2012.
  • A group of seven students, pictured with their instructor, in 1877.
  • 大急流城 circa 1870.
  • Geerhardus Vos, PhD.
  • In 1905, Anna Groendyk-Houtman became the first woman to graduate from Calvin.
  • 人 gathered to witness the 1910 groundbreaking of the Franklin campus.
  • The first Knights basketball team
  • Johanna Timmer became Calvin’s first female faculty member.
  • A Model-T car was placed in the lobby of an administration building as a student prank.
  • Calvin president William Spoelhof, who served from 1951 to 1976.
  • In 1956, J.C. Miller sold the Knollcrest Farm to Calvin.
  • DeVries Hall of Science opened in 1998.
  • The climbing wall and lobby inside the Spoelhof Fieldhouse Complex.
  • The exterior of the Covenant Fine 艺术 Center in 2010.
  • President Michael K. Le Roy with Calvin students in 2012.