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S e r v i n g the H o p e College C o m m u n i t y for I I 2 years

S a r a V a n H o o s e (*99), P a n - H e l l e n i c their support of the new policy. "I think the G r e e k s did a great j o b Council President. " C a m p u s L i f e w a s of putting together the proposal," said very s u p p o r t i v e a n d this w a s the first

SARA E LAMERS

campusbeat editor

c h a n g c s lo N e w M e m b e r E d u c a t i o n w a s passed after b e i n g brought b e f o r e (he C a m p O s L i f e Board on T u e s d a y , Sepl. 2 by G r e e k L i f e . " W e mel with the board last spring and our r e c o m m e n d a t i o n s were tabled

Intermission, p a g e 3.

Big Mac is the man

N M E policy approved by C a m p u s Life B o a r d A p r o p o s a l to i m p l e m e n t p o l i c y

DepreeArt Gallery hosts "Medals of Dishonor."

September I 998

A n n e Bakker-Gras, Student Activities Director. " T h e students did a great j o b o f p r e s e n t i n g and d e f e n d i n g their ing to us and asking us to c h a n g e . T h i s represents a big stepping stone for our policy and I think that s a y s a lot a b o u t where student organizations are organization." time that the Greeks received approval for c h a n g e , rather than the board c o m -

over the s u m m e r so that G r e e k s would

"It was significant that C a m p u s L i f e h e a d e d . " A n e w program called " G r e e k L i f e a c c e p t e d all of o u r proposal, and not just parts of it," said A d a m H u d s o n 101" will be implemented and will ten-

have time to d e v e l o p a p r o g r a m that would try to satisfy more p e o p l e , " said

(*99), Interfraternal Council President. tatively take place on Feb 23-26. It will M e m b e r s of C a m p u s L i f e expressed educate new m e m b e r s on t i m e man-

a g e m e n t , c o m m u n i t y service, and G r e e k history. " W e feel it's i m p o r t a n t for n e w m e m b e r s to understand the responsibilities and e x p e c t a t i o n s of Greek L i f e , " Van H o o s e said. N e w M e m b e r E d u c a t i o n will take place b e t w e e n Feb. 27 and M a r c h 13. " L i k e last year, n e w m e m b e r s will have S u n d a y s off, but this year each g r o u p will also c h o o s e a day during the w e e k d u r i n g which n e w m e m b e r s will m o r e GREEKS on

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Survey says

• Cable connections are made available to all students through CIT and MediaOne.

^Chapel program undergoes review due to campuswide debate. D A N A LAMERS

religion editor JULIE GREEN

staff r e p o r t e r

S o m e e m b e r s are still s i m m e r i n g from last spring's religious debates that

F o r t h e first t i m e e v e r , c a b l e is available to e v e r y o n e at H o p e . Stu-

pul s at ed t h r o u g h c a m p u s . As H o p e begins another school year,

d e n t s h a v e wanted cable for years, but the p r o b l e m s w e n t d e e p e r than the

t e m p e r s and o p i n i o n s are quieter, but the administration is not forgetting the

hookup. " T h e r e w e r e p r o b l e m s w i t h an

events of last spring. S e r i o u s e f f o r t s h a v e been m a d e to take a closer look

a g r e e m e n t with M e d i a O n e , " said Carl

at what caused debates and d i f f e r e n c e s in our c a m p u s c o m m u n i t y and h o w the

Heideman, Director of C I T . MediaOne and Hope College have

c o l l e g e c a n b e l t e r itself b e c a u s e of

tried lor several y e a r s to m a k e ar-

them. " T h e e v e n t s and the d i s c u s s i o n s of

r a n g e m e n t s for students on c a m p u s to have cable. T h e t w o c a m e to an agreeStudents voice opinions on Budist Temple.

Religion, page 7.

rate," H e i d e m a n said. S t u d e n t s will r e c e i v e c a b l e f o r about ten percent less than Holland

21, in w h i c h he d i s c u s s e d d i f f e r e n t " t u r n i n g p o i n t s " the c o l l e g e has found

residents, at $ 9 0 per semester. E v e n at these prices not e v e r y o n e

ilself a p p r o a c h i n g . Several issues w e r e u n d e r c a m p u s -

is satisfied. "I love cable, but 1 d o n ' t like the

wide d e b a t e last year. T h e a c c e p t a n c e

T h o u g h it is possible to receive five c h a n n e l s without cable, m o s t students r e c e i v e usually only one to t w o channels. T h e greatest gains are for those in residence halls. C a b l e has been avail-

Spotlight, p a g e 9.

able in the c o t t a g e s for 5 to 10 years, and C o o k Hall w a s c o n n e c t e d last year. Of the 6 7 9 d o r m r o o m s on c a m p u s , over 3 0 0 have signed up so far. "There are about 3 0 - 5 0 sign u p s a d a y , " said H e i d e m a n , w h o e x p e c t s a total of a b o u t 500. T h e c o n n e c t i o n s are not as q u i c k as m o s t would like, but that is d u e to a c o u p l e of factors. First, the agreem e n t with M e d i a O n e c a m e late in the s u m m e r , s o t h e sign u p c a r d w a s mailed late to the students. B e c a u s e this is the first year, there are b o u n d to be more p r o b l e m s . " W h a t we are seeing are first-time g l i t c h e s , " H e i d e m a n said. "Installation is taking f r o m o v e r n i g h t lo a s

Flying Dutch sports begins new season.

Sports, p a g e 11,12.

are t o carry out o u r staled institutional mission," said Provost Jacob Nyenhuis

dents will receive cable at a discount

outrageous prices," said Allison Smith ( ' 0 2 ) . "I just c a n ' t a f f o r d it."

Freshman arrives at Hope after car accident threatens life.

last s p r i n g h a v e b r o u g h t into e v e n s h a r p e r f o c u s the q u e s t i o n of h o w we

m e n t this year. "There is no installation lee and stu-

in his a d d d r e s s lo the faculty on Aug.

or lack thereof h o m o s e x u a l i t y in reli/Anc/?or photo by Johnathan Muenk

C H I L L I M * O U T : Au anchor-shaped ice sculpture complemented the annual Ijihor Day picnic on Monday. African dance group Nago Gato provided cultured entertainment.

JOSLIM FEINAUER

intermission editor B r e a k i n g into any creative profession is f r u s t r a t i n g . A n t i c i p a t i n g the

glad to c o m e to Holland. It was dif-

" W e a l s o select w r i t e r s that are

for the series. N o w writers call Ridl

p r o m i n e n t in their area but w h o may not be familiar to the Holland com-

a s k i n g t o read at H o p e . " I ' v e heard c o m m e n t after c o m ment from writers about

munity." Ridl said. " O u r

Himself a writer. Jack Ridl knew the predicament m a n y of his writing slu-

n e c t e d to g r a d u a t e schools which offer H o p e students a way to m a k e t h e m s e l v e s and

d e n t s faced. To e x p o s e his students lo p r o f e s s i o n a l w r i t e r s , Ridl h a s been bringing writers to H o p e College since the early 70's. In 1988, he and Julie Ridl, his wife, f o r m a l l y launched the Visiting Writers Series.

visiting writers are con-

their work k n o w n . " A t t e n d e e s of Visiting Writers Series r e a d i n g s have n u m b e r e d as many

"We started h a v i n g more students inleresled in creative writing and we

as 400. "I h o p e p e o p l e h e r e

wanted to get o u r students c o n n e c t e d

realize that a w e l l - a t tended, nationally recog- .!• K i d '

dents can continue to sign up for cable s e r v i c e s at the B u s i n e s s O f f i c e in D e W i t t and cable wires are available in the H o p e - G e n e v a Bookstore. C I T w a n t s lo remind sludents that

H e a t h e r Sellers, p r o f e s s o r of English at Hope, and Myra Koshel, the departm e n t secretary. Sellers has a s s u m e d

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Additionally, the s t u d e n t s m u s t be interested in the writers.

c h a l l e n g e of finding a career as a cartoonist or poet is more o v e r w h e l m i n g .

with professional writers." Ridl said. Writers in the series are selected by

m o r e CABLE on

beliefs.

Faculty poets seek t o e n t e r t a i n

long as a week after sign up. I ' m sure next year it w o n ' t take as long." Stu-

M e d i a O n e d o e s not c o m e to i h e

g i o u s circles, of pluralism, and the intolerance of a wide range of religious

the position left by the Ridls. W r i t e r s are selected a c c o r d i n g to four criteria. T h e y must o f f e r the sludents s o m e t h i n g that H o p e d o e s not.

nized program like ours d o e s n ' t happen at every school," Ridl said. "G ener al l y only large inslilutions are host to so many professional writers." H o p e C o l l e g e and Ihe c o m m u n i t y a r e not a l o n e in a p p r e c i a t i n g Ihe V W S . T h e writers t h e m s e l v e s are

ficult in 1972 to find willing readers

how much they like our students. It is especially Ihe w a r m and intelligent introductions that of Ihe readers, given by the s t u d e n t s , that impress ihe writers," Ridl said. A f o r m e r reader, poet Mary H a m m o n d , has s a i d of H o p e , " T h e r e was

one

place

I'd

never heard of - H o p e C o l l e g e - that was unbelievable. T h e y were all so friendly, so nice, and so k n o w l e d g e a b l e thai 1 left feeling e l a t e d . " T h e premiere Opus-sponsored Visiting Writers S e r i e s r e a d i n g is this T h u r s d a y n i g h t at 7 p . m . at ihe m o r e V W S on

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C a m p u s Beat

Anchor

S e p t e m b e r 9, I 9 9 8

Comedian kicks off SAC

campus brief S t u d e n t C o n g r e s s elections t o be held

M. MICHALSKI

staff r e p o r t e r

Voting for S l u d c n l C o n g r e s s Rep-

b e r s H a l l f r o m 1:45 t o 4 : 3 0 . a n d

r e s e n l a l i v c s will l a k e p l a c e o n W e d .

o u t s i d e o f C o o k Hall f r o m 4 : 4 5 t o

S e p t . 16 a n d T h u r s d a y , S e p i . 17. T h e e l e c t i o n s will b e d o n e by m o v -

6:30. On Thursday

booths will be

when c o m e d i a n John Hefron look

ing b o o t h , w i t h s i t e s in v a r i o u s lo-

f o u n d n e a r the A n c h o r f r o m 8 t o

stage. He kicked off with s o m e col-

The newly remodeled Klelz was filled to the brim on Friday, Sept. 4

1 0 : 3 0 a m . on the D y k s t r a s i d e of

lege j o k e s , a n d as the r e s p o n s e g r e w

" T h e r e s e e m s t o b e a lot ol u n -

P h e l p s f r o m 1 0 : 4 5 t o 1:30 p m , o u t -

w a r m e r J o h n p l a y e d o f f it w i l h h i s

d e r c l a s s m a n interest t h i s y e a r . " said

s i d e o f L u b b e r s H a l l f r o m 1:45 t o

g a s station p u m p set. H e e x p l a i n e d

Dana Marolt ('99). "I'm optimistic

4 : 3 0 a n d the M a a s s i d e o f P h e l p s

how ridiculous ihe p u m p systems

that w e w i l l h a v e a g o o d t u r n o u t o f

f r o m 4:45 to 6:30.

are a n d p r e d i c t e d that s o o n b a n k -

cations on c a m p u s .

In the e v e n t o f r a i n , the L u b b e r s

ing t r a n s a c t i o n s will be m a d e w h i l e

voters." On W e d n e s d a y they will be held

b o o t h will be m o v e d i n t o L u b b e r s

o u t s i d e the c h a p e l f r o m 8 t o 1 0 : 3 0

Hall and the r e m a i n i n g o u t d o o r

N e x t he t o u c h e d a bit on r e l a t i o n -

a m , o n the M a a s side o f P h e l p s f r o m

b o o t h s will b e f o u n d in V a n W y l e n

s h i p s . A f e w m e m b e r s o f the a u d i -

10:45 t o 1:30 p m , o u t s i d e o f L u b -

Library.

e n c e w e r e asked about their recent

Transmitor down W T H S w a s key f o r i n c o m i n g freshKATIE GIPSOM

m e n a n d p a r e n t s w h o w a n t e d t o re-

staff r e p o r t e r

ceive campus information. W h e t h e r o n e is a r e t u r n i n g u p p e r -

"For orientation, we had engi-

c l a s s m a n o r an i n c o m i n g f r e s h m a n ,

n e e r s rig u p 2 0 w a t t s , w h i c h is v e r y

o n e s o u r c e of l i n k i n g u p t o the h e a r t

m i n i m a l , in o r d e r t o b r o a d c a s t o v e r

of c a m p u s life is t h r o u g h its r a d i o

Saturday and Sunday." M c C u n e

station. In H o p e ' s c a s e , 8 9 . 9 W T H S

said.

is that h e a r t .

H o w d e t r i m e n t a l is t h i s p r o b l e m

But b e g i n n i n g the w e e k prior to

to f u t u r e W T H S b r o a d c a s t s ? T h e

freshman orientation, technical

s t a t i o n , w h i c h n o r m a l l y t r a n s m i t s at

m a l f u n c t i o n s in t h e s t a t i o n ' s t r a n s -

a distance of a 23.6 mile circum-

m i t t e r c e a s e d all b r o a d c a s t i n g .

f e r e n c e , is f o r the m o m e n t , p a r a -

B r o a d c a s t i n g will begin again

lyzed.

w h e n the p r o b l e m s a r e c o r r e c t e d , which should be within two weeks.

B u t t h i s o b s t a c l e s e e m s to b e nothing W T H S can't handle.

Michael "Norm" McCune ('99),

"Basically w e just had a small

W T H S ' s program m a n a g e r said,

p a r t s h o r t o u t o v e r the w e e k e n d . W e

" T h e p r o b l e m s began during the

o r d e r e d the p a r t , w h i c h w i l l l a k e

week, and then on Saturday evening

about two to two-and-a-half weeks

it ( t h e s t a t i o n ' s t r a n s m i t t e r ) finally

to g e t , " M c C u n e said. " T h e engi-

quit." S o w h a t e x a c t l y did that m e a n f o r

n e e r s w i l l t h e n install it a n d W T H S more >^XMS on I O

W T H S listeners? T h e operation of

p u m p i n g gas.

relationship experiences, while H e f r o n g a v e his l i g h t c o m i c a l perspective. H e f r o n then d e l v e d into h i s s e t of c h i l d h o o d jokes. He reflected on beating up brothers and sisters and playing wilh neighborhood friends. All h i s j o k e s r a n g e d o f t r u t h in o n e w a y o r a n o t h e r , w h e t h e r it w a s the old s t a t e m e n t , " I t ' s my y a r d " or " M y dad can beat up your dad." E v e n w h e n H e f r o n f a l t e r e d a bit, f o r g e t t i n g p a r t of his act, the a u d i ence stayed with him and helped h i m r e c o v e r w i t h o u t l o s i n g his h u -

Anchor photo by Chris Lee

mor. " W e u s e d to have a c o m e d y night w h e n I w a s in c o l l e g e a n d t h e y all o w e d u s t o p e r f o r m if w e w a n t e d to,"

said

H e f r o n . "I j u s t

got

C L A S S ACT": Comedian John Hefron entertained a packed Kletz on Friday, Sept. 4. He made light of a variety of common college issues, ranging from the danger of sleeping in lofts to the expensive prices of textbooks.

hooked." B e f o r e getting a spot on the

responsive," he said.

Q 9 5 . 5 m o r n i n g s h o w in D e t r o i t , h e

ing Blain C o o k ( ' 0 2 ) , Brad J e r d o n

l i v e t h i n g s t o say. " H e w a s cleaner than others

d i d fifteen s h o w s a m o n t h .

('02), Sarila H o e k z e m a ( ' 0 2 ) and

w e ' v e b r o u g h t in," said Crispin.

Hefron had positive c o m m e n t s about the H o p e audience. " I t h o u g h t the a u d i e n c e w a s very

M a n y audience m e m b e r s includ-

C r i s p i n ( ' 9 9 ) of S A C a l s o h a d p o s i -

Kristin D e b b i n k ( ' 0 2 ) , loved the

" H e w a s f u n n y a n d it w a s a g r e a t

show. Steve McBride ('00) and Katie

l u r n - o u l , " said M c B r i d e . " E v e r y o n e s e e m e d to b e e n j o y i n g it."

Revamped KnowHope receives face-lift SARA E LAMERS

campusbeat editor As e-mail replaces the traditional

n u m b e r of students.

of CIT. " E a c h day there s e e m s to

" H o p e f u l l y students can get m o r e

dents can post messages and com-

be m o r e a n d m o r e people on c a m -

of their q u e s t i o n s a n s w e r e d here,

ment on classes w a s also a d d e d .

" W e ' r e really excited a b o u t this,"

p u s t h a t a r e i n t e r e s t e d in p u t t i n g in-

w h i c h will cut d o w n o n e-mail and

T h e s o f t w a r e w a s d e s i g n e d by

Van D y k e said. " S o far t h e r e have

f o r m a t i o n o n the w e b . "

p a p e r c o p i e s , " Van D y k e said.

K e v i n Paulisse ( ' 9 9 ) and Dr. Will-

been o v e r 1,000 hits."

A n u m b e r of o r g a n i z a t i o n s a n d

p o s t a g e s t a m p a n d traffic on the

T h e s p o r t s site a l s o r e c e i v e d a

i a m P o l i k of t h e c h e m i s t r y d e p a r t m e n t to b e u s e d f o r r e s e a r c h .

"It's convenient for students who m i s s a c l a s s a n d w a n t t o find o u t

in-

d e p a r t m e n t s requested help to m a k e

f a c e - l i f t . I n f o r m a t i o n o n all v a r s i t y

creases, C I T has recognized the

their sites m o r e attractive and infor-

a n d i n t r a m u r a l s p o r t s is n o w a v a i l -

" T h e d e p a r t m e n t f o u n d it t o b e

w h a t w a s d i s c u s s e d , " Paulisse said.

a b l e , a s well a s l i n k s t o the M I A A

u s e f u l and w a n t e d to be d e v e l o p e d

"It can be accessed f r o m any world

and N C A A pages.

further," said Paulisse.

wide web browser."

Information Superhighway

need to k e e p pace w i l h a c o n s t a n t l y

mative. "We designed a new alumni page,

changing campus. O v e r the s u m m e r , s e v e r a l sites o n

w h i c h m e a n t o r g a n i z i n g ihe e x i s t -

ihe K n o w H o p e w e b p a g e w e r e re-

ing i n f o r m a t i o n t o g i v e it m o r e read-

vamped and revised.

ability." Van D y k e said. T h e R e g i s t r a r ' s O f f i c e a l s o felt

" W e w a n t t o k e e p the i n f o r m a tion o n the p a g e s a s u p - l o - d a t e a s

the need for i m p r o v e m e n t of their

p o s s i b l e , " said R e b e c c a Van D y k e

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P l a n s are a l s o u n d e r w a y l o e s t a b -

ternship postings for Career Ser-

a syllabus, o f f i c e hours, or to c o n -

lish n e w s i t e s f o r m a n y s t u d e n t or-

v i c e s and an u p d a t e d m e n u to

tinue discussion from class. Cur-

ganizations, such as the Anchor.

c o m p l e m e n t ihe n e w l y - i m p r o v e d

r e n t l y t h e r e a r e 2 8 c l a s s e s u s i n g it.

C I T h o p e s t o e x p a n d the u s e of

C I T h o p e s t o e x p a n d the site s o

t h e I n t e r n e t b y c o n d u c t i n g an o n -

O t h e r c h a n g e s i n c l u d e m o r e in-

Kletz. A d i s c u s s i o n b o a r d w h e r e stu-

that it c a n b e a c c e s s i b l e b y a g r e a t e r

line c l a s s f o r M a y t e r m .

U p w a r d Bound reaches high e a r l i e r in the y e a r , " V e g a s a i d . " W e

In o r d e r l o q u a l i f y f o r the p r o -

brought h i m back for the b a n q u e t

gram, sludenls must either have a

at t h e i r r e q u e s t . " Ramirez's message encouraged

low i n c o m e b a c k g r o u n d or have

A f t e r 30 years of c o m m i t m e n t to ihe f u t u r e s of a r e a h i g h s c h o o l s t u -

Upward Bound students to con-

a college degree.

d e n t s , the U p w a r d B o u n d p r o g r a m

t i n u e l o e d u c a t e t h e m s e l v e s in or-

c o n t i n u e s to strive t o w a r d e x c e l -

d e r lo give back to their c o m m u -

70 students each semester.

lence. "We help students finish high

nity. " R a m i r e z g r e w u p in a d i f f i c u l t

interest f r o m students of West Ot-

school and prepare them for col-

e n v i r o n m e n t , but he c h o s e to sur-

tawa, Fenville, and Holland Public

lege," said Yolanda Vega, Assistant

vive and fulfill his d r e a m s , " said

Director of U p w a r d B o u n d .

High Schools. U p w a r d B o u n d p l a n s to c o n t i n u e

C e l e b r a t i o n o f the a n n i v e r s a r y

Vega. R a m i r e z has also served as a fac-

k i c k e d o f f w i l h a b a n q u e t in J u n e

ulty advisor and assistant director

t h r o u g h o u t t h e r e m a i n d e r o f the

that d r e w a t t e n d a n c e of approxi-

f o r a d m i s s i o n s a n d m i n o r i t y re-

mately 250 people, representing

cruitment for C o l u m b i a University,

academic year. A tree p l a n t e d in f r o n t o f G r a v e s

Ihree g e n e r a t i o n s o f p a s t a n d c u r -

a s s i s t a n t t o the m a y o r o f S a n A n t o -

H a l l in c o m m e m o r a t i o n of the a n -

rent U p w a r d B o u n d s t u d e n t s .

nio, T X . and as a special assistant

n i v e r s a r y will b e d e d i c a t e d later this

A l f r e d R a m i r e z , a p a r t i c i p a n t of

t o the P r e s i d e n t a s e x e c u t i v e d i r e c -

the L o s A n g e l e s b r a n c h of t h e p r o -

tor of the W h i l e H o u s e I n i t i a t i v e o n

fall. " I e n j o y w a t c h i n g ihe k i d s g r o w

g r a m , w a s the k e y s p e a k e r .

Educational Excellence for His-

in c o n f i d e n c e a n d a c a d e m i c s k i l l s , "

panic Americans.

Vega said.

SARA E LAMERS

staff r e p o r t e r

" R a m i r e z s p o k e lo o u r students

had neither o f iheir parents obtain U p w a r d B o u n d can a c c o m a d a t e It c o n t i n u e s l o d r a w m o s t o f its

the

anniversary

celebration


S e p t e m b e r 9, I 9 9 8

the

Anchor

I ntermission

DePree exhibit focuses on world travesty W. HADANEK

identified as c o n f r o n t i n g m a n k i n d in the late 1 9 3 0 ' s w i t h titles s u c h

staff r e p o r t e r

a s : P r o p a g a n d a f o r War, the F o u r t h The exhibition " D a v i d Smith: M e d a l s f o r D i s h o n o r " will o p e n in

E s t a t e , a n d W a r E x e m p t S o n s o f the Rich.

t h e D e P r e e A n G a l l e r y ai H o p e

" T h i s t y p e of art w o r k is a s o c i a l

C o l l e g e o n S a t u r d a y , S e p t e m b e r 12.

c o m m e n t a r y . It i l l u s t r a t e s the k i n d s

T h e e x h i b i t f e a t u r e s a n e n t i r e se-

o f d i f f i c u l t i e s f o u n d in the w o r l d

r i e s o f 15 m e d a l s , a l o n g w i t h m o r e

j u s t b e f o r e a s o c i e t y g o e s l o war.

than 9 7 r e l a t e d w o r k s , d a t i n g f r o m

D a v i d S m i t h , l i k e m a n y p e o p l e at

1939 to 1943, w h i c h include d r a w -

t h a t t i m e , w a s o p p o s e d t o the r i s e

ings, s k e t c h b o o k s , paintings, c o l - ,

of f a s c i s m , " W i l s o n s a i d . " O n e

lages and several preliminary casts

medal, I think, showed great fore-

by D a v i d S m i t h .

s i g h t b y the a r t i s t . It is a b o u t the

A c c o r d i n g to J a c k Wilson, direc-

misuse of m e d i c i n e which occurred

t o r of the D e P r e e g a l l e r y , D a v i d

in H i t l e r ' s G e r m a n y in t h e 1 9 3 0 ^ .

S m i t h is o n e o f the f i v e g r e a t e s t

Another medal deals with the pos-

American sculptors.

sibility o f m a s s d e s t r u c t i o n a n d p o i -

" T h e vitality, e n e r g y , a n d s t r e n g t h

son gas. T h e artist's concern then

f o u n d in t h e s e p i e c e s is i m p o r t a n t

still h a s a m e a n i n g f o r u s a n d f o r

to see as g o o d a n and to see as a

o u r f u t u r e . T h e p r o b l e m s still e x -

p i c t u r e o f an e r a , " h e s a i d .

ist."

S m i t h b e g a n the " M e d a l s f o r D i s -

"It is i m p o r t a n t that s t u d e n t s a t -

h o n o r " in 1 9 3 7 , j u s t b e f o r e W o r l d

t e n d t h i s e x h i b i t i o n b e c a u s e it is not

W a r II.

v e r y o f t e n that a s c u l p t o r o f this s i g -

ART OF BRONZE: The artwork of David Smith will he on display in the Depree Art Gallery on Sept. 12. The show, "Medals M Dishonor, " showcases 15 bronze medals designed by Smith in response to the rise of fascism. The medals represent the 15 evils that Smith felt plagued mankind. this type of e x p e r i e n c e . "

Photo courtesy of Public Relations the s e r i e s in a c o l l a b o r a t i v e p r o j e c t

the art o f D a v i d S m i t h at 4 : 3 0 p . m .

H e w a s e n r a g e d b y the rise o f f a s -

n i f i c a n c e a n d of t h i s c a l i b e r is a v a i l -

S t u d e n t led t o u r s o f the e x h i b i -

between the D e P r e e Art Center gal-

in C o o k A u d i t o r i u m in the D e P r e e

cism and b e t w e e n 1937 and 1940

a b l e l o us. T h i s k i n d o f art is a l s o

tion are a v a i l a b l e . T h e D e P r e e A r t

lery and the H o l l a n d A r e a Arts

A n Center. A traveling exhibition

m a d e a g r o u p o f 15 c a s t b r o n z e b a s -

p a r t i c u l a r t o a t i m e p e r i o d . It l e a d s

G a l l e r y is l o c a t e d o n C o l u m b i a

C o u n c i l titled, " I s s u e Art: S o c i a l

organized and circulated by Inde-

relief m e d a l l i o n s t o c o n v e y h i s a n -

u p t o the p e r i o d j u s t b e f o r e W o r l d

A v e n u e a n d 12th S t r e e t . T h e g a l -

V i e w s and S o u r c e s . " S u p p o r t has

p e n d e n t C u r a t o r s I n c o r p o r a t e d will

tifascist, anticapitalislic feelings.

W a r II w h i c h g i v e s s t u d e n t s t h e

lery is o p e n M o n d a y t h r o u g h Fri-

a l s o b e e n p r o v i d e d b y the M i c h i -

continue through Saturday, N o v e m -

H i s p i e c e s v a r y in s h a p e a n d r a n g e

o p p o r t u n i t y to see 'protest art' as a

d a y f r o m 10 a . m . t o 5 p . m .

and

gan Council for Arts and Cultural

b e r 7.

f r o m 7 1/2 i n c h e s t o 14 1/8 i n c h e s .

s i g n o f the t i m e s , " W i l s o n s a i d . " A s

Saturday and Sunday from I p.m.

A f f a i r s . T h e r e will b e a n o p e n i n g

T h e p u b l i c is i n v i t e d l o t h e

E a c h m e d a l is n a m e d a f t e r o n e

a c o l l e g i a t e i n s t i t u t i o n , it is an i m -

to 5 p.m.

reception on Saturday, S e p t e m b e r

exhibiton, reception and lecture.

of the f i f t e e n e v i l s w h i c h S m i t h

portant goal to e x p o s e s t u d e n t s to

12, f r o m 4 - 6 p . m . W i t h a l e c t u r e o n

A d m i s s i o n is f r e e .

T h e e x h i b i t o n is p a r t o f a third in

Students act out Dutch lesson MEREDITH CARE

staff r e p o r t e r S i n c e H o l l a n d is a p r e d o m i n a n t l y D u t c h c o m m u n i t y , it is n o t s u r p r i s ing that p e o p l e are i n t e r e s t e d in the

N e t h e r l a n d s in t h e I SSO's. T h e t i m e

able t h r o u g h the H o p e S u m m e r

p e r i o d is s i g n i f i c a n t t o t h e a r e a b e -

Repertory Theater, and

c a u s e it c e n t e r s a r o u n d t h e t i m e

Erickson w o r k e d as the coordina-

w h e n s e t t l e r s first a r r i v e d in H o l -

t o r a n d the s t u d e n t s ' d i r e c t o r .

land, M i c h i g a n .

p l a y w r i g h t , w r o t e the s c r i p t s f o r the

was

seven different ten-minute scenes

something

To help spread

n e w at D u t c h Village this year, and

T h e s c e n e s w e r e w r i t t e n f o r all

t a g e . six H o p e s t u -

w a s intended to

t y p e s o f a u d i e n c e s , w h e t h e r the a u -

a b o u t l i f e in the N e t h e r l a n d s .

dents spent sum-

W e took our acting

attract v i s i t o r s a n d

d i e n c e c h o s e to interact w i t h the

m e r vacation im-

jobs seriously.We

create a Renais-

s t u d e n t a c t o r s , o r j u s t w a n t e d t o sit

sance festival.

a n d w a t c h the p e r f o r m a n c e s .

in

the

c o m m u n i t y ' s heri-

really w a n t e d t o

in

traditional

Dutch costumes and

wooden

shoes.

s c e n e s w e r e per-

f e e l i n g o f w h a t life

f o r m e d all o v e r

w a s l i k e in t h e

the p a r k , a n d e a c h

Jenkins

Jennifer

E a c h of the seven s c e n e s was Meeting new people was one highlight of the students' j o b s .

of the s t u d e n t s

" T h e b e s t p a r t w a s m e e t i n g the

k n e w e v e r y part in

o t h e r p e o p l e w h o w o r k e d at D u t c h

that time.

every scene. This

V i l l a g e , e s p e c i a l l y t h e five D u t c h

allowed

interns," C i p o l o n e said.

—Shari Johnson ('01)

('99),

Dan Taylor ( ' 0 1 ) , M a r i a C i p o l o n e

for the

actors to rotate

D r e s s i n g u p in c o s t u m e s e v e r y

characters and s c e n e s easily, w h i c h

d a y w a s n o t all f u n a n d g a m e s ,

Todd

no telling when or w h e r e they

" W e took our acting j o b s seri-

S e s s o m s , e n t e r t a i n e d v i s i t o r s to

would perform a scene," Cipolone

ously," J o h n s o n said. " W e really

H o l l a n d ' s D u t c h Village by per-

said.

w a n t e d to give visitors a feeling of

f o r m i n g h i s t o r i c a l s c e n e s that p o r -

Applications for the j o b opportu-

t r a y e d w h a t l i f e w a s l i k e in t h e

n i t i e s at D u t c h V i l l a g e w e r e a v a i l -

the first step." -LaoTseJ

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T h u r s d a y

FricUy

Q

S a t u r d a y

7:00 & 9:00 p.m.

Visiting W r i t e r s S e r i e s p r e s e n t s H o p e

David Smith: Medals for Dishonor opening o f E n g l i s h at t h e U n i v e r s i t y o f O x f o r d , r e a d s r e c e p t i o n 4 - 6 p m in C o o k A u d i t o r i u m o f f r o m h i s p l a v S a i n t O s c a r in C o o k D e p r e e . L e c t u r e b e g i n s at 4 : 3 0 .

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October 2 & 4-8

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S e p t e m b e r 9, I 9 9 8

FROM THE EDITOR...

Behind t h e A n c h o r curtain With one issue o f ihe A n c h o r un-

t r a d e , a n d D a n a is l e a r n i n g t h e

three i s s u e s f o r c e d t h e m s e l v e s into the light o n e year

der the s l a f t ' s collective bells, il has b e c o m e a p p a r e n t thai t h e r e are a

s a m e . A m a n d a is o u r saving grace with the c o m p u t e r s a n d Joslin is

a g o . H o p e ' s c a m p u s r e a c h e d an u p r o a r , r e s u l t i n g in

n u m b e r of things thai we can im-

n u m e r o u s d e b a t e s , s o m e h e a t e d , o t h e r s not.

prove on. Our layout needs to become a

h a n d l i n g the arts beat with e a s e . A n d r e w has i d e a s s p e w i n g f r o m

Pluralism, h o m o s e x u a l i t y , and c a m p u s tolerance. T h e s e

On T u e s d a y . April 14. m o r e than 100 p e o p l e a t t e n d e d a d e b a t e on p l u r a l i s m and r e l i g i o u s d i f f e r e n c e s .

liule cleaner, our e f f i c i e n c y can be drastically i m p r o v e d , and our wril-

N u m e r o u s v i e w s w e r e tossed a r o u n d d u r i n g the o p e n

ing can gel belter (as it can with any

forum. A r o u n d the s a m e time, a " C l o t h e s l i n e of I n t o l e r a n c e "

writer). T h e i m p r o v e m e n t s thai our paper

a p p e a r e d in the P i n e G r o v e . T h e a r t w o r k , c r e a t e d as a

needs to a c c o m p l i s h can be seen by virtually a n y o n e w h o reads the

protest against i n j u s t i c e s o c c u r r i n g at H o p e , stirred e v e n

n e w s . W h a t isn't as o b v i o u s are the

more debate. L e t t e r s to the e d i t o r f l o o d e d the A n c h o r ' s p a g e s and

merits that the staff, my staff, holds. While Editor-in-Chief m a y be my

c a m p u s discussion reached a peak. Virtually every

title, without the other eight staff

s t u d e n t , e v e r y m e m b e r of the H o p e faculty a n d s t a f f ,

m e m b e r s , this p a p e r would c o n s i s t of a g r u m p y j u n i o r in a w i n d o w l e s s

a n d e v e n a r e a r e s i d e n t s had o p i n i o n s r e l a t i n g to the p o s s i b l e s h a k e - u p at t h e c o l l e g e . But just w h e n the i s s u e s s e e m e d to c o m e to a h e a d c a m e the great e q u a l i z e r : s u m m e r b r e a k . T h e religious and tolerance debates had stirred p e o p l e ' s m i n d s . O p i n i o n s w e r e f l o w i n g out like rain into a p a p e r cup, a n d t h e c a m p u s s e e m e d p o i s e d f o r s o m e sort of

office. Sara, Dana, Joslin, A m a n d a , A n drew, J o h n a t h a n , Stacey, and Paul d o n ' t o f t e n get the a c c o l a d e s that t h e y will d e s e r v e in the c o m i n g

l e a r n i n g t h i n g s at a r a p i d p a c e . J o h n a t h a n still m a n a g e s to take virtually e v e r y p h o t o , and Stacey is

took a d v a n t a g e of the Anchor. As you can read below, we re-

handling t w o j o b s m u c h better than

c e i v e d one letter to the editor for the w e e k . I find it hard to believe

she thinks. T h e crazy eight lean a little to the

that t h e r e ' s only o n e student that w a n t s t o e x p r e s s his or her opinion.

inexperienced side. T h e y are paid for their work. And while they

w e l c o m e and we try o u r darndest

a r e n ' t paid well, I think it's fairly apparent what their w o r t h is to m e . W h i l e the e i g h t of t h e m d o n ' t have the extensive j o u r n a l i s m savvy

Letters to the editor are a l w a y s to fit t h e m in e a c h issue. T h e r e a r e s o m e g u i d e l i n e s that letters need to follow. Letters should be under 4 0 0 words. N o a n o n y m o u s

t h a t p r o f e s s i o n a l s h a v e , they d o have one collective bonus: hard

l e t t e r s will be a c c e p t e d . L e t t e r s

work. A n d in j o u r n a l i s m , hard w o r k can g o a l o n g way.

o u s way. D u e to s p a c e c o n s t r a i n t s I m a y not a l w a y s be abl e to fit every let-

Voices carry

ter into that w e e k ' s issue.

s h o u l d not attack others in a libel-

W h i l e my m o t l e y c r e w w o r k s

T h e editorial p a g e is your f o r u m .

their tails o f f , I w o u l d b e m o r e than happy if the rest of the student body

If s o m e t h i n g is on y o u r m i n d , then

w e e k s for their w o r k . S o I ' m giving it to t h e m early. Sara is l e a r n i n g the n e w s h o u n d

Michael Zuidema

e v e r y h o l e in his body, and Paul is

get it o f f .

revolution. But e x a m s c a l l e d . S t u d e n t s w e n t h o m e , b a c k to their

your

s u m m e r j o b s , to internships, to their friends. B a c k to their

Senior urges freshmen to become more involved

o w n lives, u n c o n c e r n e d with the i s s u e s r a i s e d . N o w w e stand at a n e w s e m e s t e r and the issues of last

To the Editor:

you could be involved with as a n e w

off the p l a y i n g field. At H o p e football and basketball g a m e s we h a v e

W h e n I first c a m e to H o p e C o l -

student without any kind of e x p e r i e n c e , I h a v e c o m p i l e d a list for you.

lege I did not h a v e any idea of the

First there are t w o things that are

religion and i n t o l e r a n c e . At least for n o w . I s s u e s o f t e n

e x t e n t that s t u d e n t o r g a n i z a t i o n s

e x c l u s i v e to this y e a r ' s f r e s h m e n

D u t c h m e n D o g Pound and the D e w C r e w . I n t r a m u r a l sports also g i v e

h ave a t e n d e n c y to f a d e o u t , e s p e c i a l l y w h e n a b r e a k of

would play in my life at this c a m pus. For m y first semester, I c h o s e

class: E v e n Year Pull and N y k e r k . T h e s e t w o l i m e - h o n o r e d traditions

s t u d e n t s a c h a n c e to c o m p e t e a g a i n s t e a c h o t h e r in c o u n t l e s s

not to be involved with any organized g r o u p s and found life at H o p e

o f f e r f r e s h m a n an o p p o r t u n i t y to w a g e a battle for their c l a s s m a t e s

sports including coed intertube w a -

T h e i s s u e s of a y e a r a g o m a y o n l y be a distant m e m o r y . T h e s a m e i s s u e s m a y k i c k in later in t h e s c h o o l year.

e m p t y a n d cold. But then 1 started

and b e c o m e a part of H o p e ' s his-

N e w i s s u e s m a y e n t e r the picture. N o m a t t e r w h a t it is,

to get involved with several g r o u p s

ing. F r e s h m e n and all s t u d e n t s are al-

the i s s u e s f r o m last s p r i n g w e r e a p o s i t i v e . T h e y o p e n e d

and soon found my natural instincts

tory. Also, n e w s t u d e n t s can j o i n a va-

i n d i v i d u a l s ' m i n d s a n d c r e a t e d intelligent d e b a t e a n d

to be a good leader and a good repr e s e n t a t i v e of the s t u d e n t b o d y .

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N o w I stand a s a senior as one of

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the m o s t involved students at Hope,

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U n i o n of Catholic S t u d e n t s , H o p e

and a l t h o u g h my life is hectic and busy, I can say without a d o u b t that

g r o u p s that entertain and k e e p this

R e p u b l i c a n s a n d D e m o c r a t s , the

c a m p u s i n f o r m e d s uch as the S o cial Activities C o m m i t t e e , W T H S ,

Sailing C l u b , and m a n y m o r e .

S p r i n g are an a f t e r t h o u g h t . N e w classes, n e w f r i e n d s , n e w s c h e d u l e s are m o r e i m p o r t a n t than i s s u e s s u c h as

f o u r m o n t h s is inserted.

m a d e s t u d e n t s t h i n k m o r e than they w o u l d a b o u t that term paper. P e r h a p s m o r e i s s u e s will a r i s e on the c a m p u s . I s s u e s that w o n ' t f i z z l e d u e to b r e a k s .

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staff p h o t o g r a p h e r Chris Lee

c h e e r i n g s e c t i o n s k n o w n as t h e

ter polo, basketball, and e v e n b o w l -

w a y s w e l c o m e in n u m e r o u s other s m a l l e r yet equally important orga-

the A n c h o r and T h e M i l e s t o n e are

T h e c h o i c e is up to y o u . but I can say t o you that b e c o m i n g involved

at Hope, I find that studenl partici-

a l w a y s l o o k i n g for v o l u n t e e r s that

in a studenl g r o u p not only will look

pation in student o r g a n i z a t i o n s , es-

are willing to work and learn, no

g o o d on a r e s u m e four y e a r s f r o m

p e c i a l l y l e a d e r s h i p p o s i t i o n s , is

matter w h a t e x p e r i e n c e y o u h a v e .

n o w when you are looking for a j o b .

it has b e e n worth it. W h e n I look at the student body

w e a k . A l t h o u g h the situation h a s

S t u d e n t C o n g r e s s e l e c t i o n s are

it will d e f i n e a n d u l t i m a t e l y im-

i m p r o v e d over the past few years,

c o m i n g u p and f r e s h m e n are not only f r e e to s e r v e in the s t u d e n t

p r o v e y o u r life at H o p e . C o m p a r e d

there is m o r e that c o u l d be done. But in the e n d , il is u p to the stu-

g o v e r n m e n t , they are e n c o u r a g e d .

dents to take initiative and do s o m e thing for t h e m s e l v e s . For that rea-

T h i s c a m p u s includes 13 G r e e k org a n i z a t i o n s and w h e n s e c o n d se-

son I am urging the C l a s s of 2 0 0 2

mester rolls around, you will be able

to take a d v a n t a g e of the e n o r m o u s opportunities that they have at H o p e

to rush a fraternity or sorority. But the list d o e s not end there.

College. In case you were w o n d e r i n g what

If your love is sports, then there are a great deal of o p t i o n s on and

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S e p t e m b e r 9,

I 998

SURVEY from I

CHUGGIN' ALONG Dana Lamers

T h i s past s u m m e r the Frost Re-

lated and the f a c u l t y r e s u l t s are

the f o r m e r Vice President of Stu-

search Center conducted a telep h o n e survey of 4 0 0 student opinions on issues relating to the Chapel

nearly finished. " T h e report will be out in midS e p t e m b e r , " said C h u c k G r e e n Director of the Frost Research C e n -

d e n t A f f a i r s at C a l v i n C o l l e g e . Jenny De J o n g , w h o had administrative responsibility for the chapel

program. A similiar written-form survey of 100% of the faculty w a s also c o n d u c t e d . T h e s e s u r v e y s w e r e a result of

G r o w f r o m it

one of four g o a l s P r e s i d e n t J o h n

It's a n e w year and il s e e m s thai

N y e n h u i s r e m i n d e d us of d u r i n g

J a c o b s o n c a r e f u l l y outlined in his State of the C o l l e g e A d d r e s s at the

the heal of last y e a r ' s d i s c u s s i o n s

his a d d r e s s to the faculty at the start of this a c a d e m i c y e a r : 44If

start of the a c a d e m i c year. "I plan to e n c o u r a g e the positive

you d o n ' t like y o u r b e l i e f s q u e s -

d e v e l o p m e n t of the Chapel program and to foster an i m p r o v e d relation-

and d e b a t e a b o u t the C h a p e l prog r a m . and religious issues in g e n eral at Hope, has disinegrated with the w a r m s u m m e r sun. But with the student and f a c u l t y s u r v e y s that w e r e given o v e r the

tioned, d o n ' t g o to c o l l e g e . " W e a s a c o m m u n i t y need t o

m o r e than b o o k k n o w l e d g e while

the time to glean w i s d o m and in-

full c o l l e g e e x p e r i e n c e . ' We c a n ' t be a f r a i d t o f a c e the

semester. T h e C h a p e l p r o g r a m has m a d e a huge t u r n a r o u n d since five y e a r s

t w e e n the C h a p e l staff a n d t h o s e

look at d i s c u s s i o n s a n d disagreem e n t s as an opportunity to learn

s u m m e r and a t e a m of o f f - c a m p u s evaluators c o m i n g this fall, n o w is sight from the c o n t r o v e r s y o f last

ship and better u n d e r s t a n d i n g bem e m b e r s of our c o m m u n i t y w h o are dissatisifed with the Chapel prog r a m , " J a c o b s o n said. T h e student d a t a has b e e n tabu-

at H o p e , an o p p o r u n i t y to get a

q u e s t i o n s that s e e m impossible to a n s w e r , to take the time to hear v i e w s that are d i f f e r e n t f r o m that

is s o m e t h i n g to be

of o u r o w n . Each person

very proud and

should w a l k off

thankful for, we must also look

this

a g o and while that

of the "hot t o p i c s " which surrounded

y o u r beliefs

w h a t h e or s h e

the c a m p u s during the past year and address

questioned,

c h o o s e s to. "We would

don't go to college.

d o well to take

— A l a n Ryan,

w h o c o m e s to this

author

brings

different backgrounds, ideologies, and beliefs t o

and

w h y he o r s h e

them,

grow from them. Each person campus

believes

greater risks— in

the

H o p e p r o v i d e s d o z e n s of different sports, c l u b s and activities to

with a better und e r s t a n d i n g of

h o n e s t l y at s o m e

MICMALSKI

staff w r i t e r

If y o u d o n ' t like

class-

Iroom, in the facu l t y m e e t i n g , in

c h o s e f r o m . O n e c l u b that is in the spotlight for the m o m e n t is G o s p e l Choir. In p r e v i o u s years, the only

hearts are not the o n e s s u b j e c t e d to q u e s t i o n s and c h a l l e n g e s ?

struggle. " L e t us set a s i d e o u r f e a r s and

M o s t o f the greatest i m p r o v e m e n t s and g r o w t h in i n d i v i d u a l s

c o m m i t ourselves to open and honest d i a l o g u e . Let us s u r r o u n d

and

e a c h other with respect and ac-

communities comes

not

t h r o u g h p e r f e c t p e a c e a n d har-

rather

W e are a p p r o a c h i n g a " t u r n i n g

leads to g r e a t e r q u e s t i o n i n g and actions. I like t h e Alan Ryan q u o t e (Liberal A n x i e t i e s and Liberal E d u c a tion. 1998) Provost Jacob

tober m e e t i n g .

v o i c e s e c t i o n s . If m e m b e r s w e r e

p e o p l e a n d w o r s h i p G o d for t w o

willing to audition to be a part, then they m o s t likely w e r e going to w o r k

hours a w e e k , " said Kerri Haveman

hard a n d be timely. A u d i t i o n s w e r e held during the first w e e k of c l a s s e s

('99). "I have mixed e m o t i o n s about t h e r e b e i n g auditions. It's the fair way to d o il, but for those w h o d o n ' t feel c o m f o r t a b l e s i n g i n g alone, it's

and a list of a b o u t 150 m e m -

hard for t h e m too. It's the best way

b e r s w a s p o s t e d o u t s i d e of

to h a n d l e il, t h o u g h . " M o s t p e o p l e i n t e r e s t e d in the

n i q u e s behind s i n g i n g and d a n c i n g in the gospel style. T h e choir travels to m a n y a r e a

s h i p G o d f r e e l y " , said A m y Rife ('99) who is

idea o f a u d i t i o n s b e c a u s e the e x p e -

regretably not able to par-

c h u r h e s w h e r e they lead w o r s h i p s e r v i c e s and they h a v e d o n e a short

ticipate in G o s p e l C h o i r this year d u e to lack of

audi-

" l o u r " over w i n t e r break. To m e m b e r s it w a s more than just

lime. "It's a wonderful way

she

a c h o i r , il w a s a c o m m u n i t y in

w a s looking for d e d i c a t i o n " and a way to more evenly balance the

which all fell a part. "It w a s a great p l a c e t o m e e t

to learn h o w to praise G o d , " said K e l l y L e F e v e r ( ' 0 1 ) , 4 t to let his

Taylor lions be-

held cause

spirit f l o w within y o u . "

Standing firm on the foundation of yesterday, Building a stronger today: Forging steadfast and capable into tomorrow.

ceptance." Nyenhuis said. p o i n t " both as the c o m m u n i t y of H o p e C o l l e g e and as individuals;

H o p e C o l l e g e , Peter S e m e y n ; and

art of gospel m u s i c and the tech-

a

mony, but with dissatisfaction that

b e a full discussion of these reports by the B o a r d of T r u s t e e s at its O c -

and a waiting

ter) as the t i m e s that life w a s not often

T h e next s t a g e of the process will

Charles VanEngen and William B r o w n s o n ; one f o r m e r C h a p l a i n at

150 p e o p l e

life I see the t i m e s I g r e w and c h a n g e d ( h o p e f u l l y for the betbut

g r a m , " J a c o b s o n said.

the R e f o r m e d C h u r c h of A m e r i c a ,

"I thought it w a s an a t m o -

often result from our honesty

simple,

contain many useful suggestions for w a y s t o e n h a n c e the C h a p e l pro-

lege address, "including t w o f o r m e r Presidents of the G e n e r a l S y n o d of

s p h e r e w h e r e I c o u l d wor-

unique b a c k g r o u n d s fit t o g e t h e r ?

that many of us carry closest to our

e v a l u a t o r s in his State of the C o l -

and the m e m b e r s learned a b o u t the

rector,

people uncomfortable? is it any s u r p r i s e that the b e l i e f s

port. "I a m c o n f i d e n t their report will

T h e c h o i r ' s s u c c e s s b r o u g h t the bers up to n u m b e r of m e m -

but we m i s s out on the acceptance and e n c o u r a g e m e n t that far m o r e

be d o n e w i t h o u t m a k i n g s o m e

of o f f - c a m p u s evaluators. Jacobson n a m e d this t e a m of four

w o r t h il.

dation of C h r i s t i a n m i s s i o n a n d f a i t h . H o w can t h e s e s e p a r a t e and

A n d can and s h o u l d this

i n f o r m a t i o n and preparing their re-

But this year auditions w e r e held.

members, pel C h o i r DiD a rn ish a

room?

C h a p e l Ben Patterson, and a team

r i e n c e a n d f r i e n d s h i p s m a k e it

potential Gos-

believe." W h e n I look back at m y o w n

on c a m p u s g a t h e r i n g and sorting

tices o p e n e d and closed with p r a y e r

" W e fear rejection and ridicule,

the intellectual world of the c l a s s -

will be given to J a c o b s o n , D e a n of

day f r o m 7 until 9 p.m. T h e p r a c -

c h o i r w a s s h o w up w i t h a heart, if not the voice, to praise God.

commodate

a b o u t w h o w e are and w h a t we

vey if available. T h e y will also s p e n d three d a y s

choir s e e m to be satisfied with the

be installed

H o w should Christianity lie into

student survey, and the faculty sur-

As the Frost Research C e n t e r finishes analysis, c o p i e s of the report

Sept. 7. Last year practices were on M o n -

thing you had to d o to j o i n the

list had tc

the table. T h e c o l l e g e itself g r e e t s it's s t u d e n t s with a historic foun-

port will be di s t r i but ed. "

the Keppel h o u s e on M o n d a y ,

just to ac-

our conversations with each o t h e r , " P r o v o s t N y e n h u i s said.

program there." Prior to their visit, the team will h a v e the self-study, reports of the

C h a p e l choir holds auditions M.

campus

ter. " I t w i l l b e u p t o P r e s i d e n t J a c o b s o n h o w and to w h o m the re-

You are invited to the first meeting of:

Black Coalition

m a y will all h a v e the c o u r a g e and p a t i e n c e t o f a c e the c h a l l e n g e s head on.

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Chapel program plans to "Go Deeper " I ' m s u r e it will a f f e c t m e b e K/VTIE JEN

c a u s e it's a l r e a d y s t a r t e d t o a f t e r

staff r e p o r t e r

o n l y a c o u p l e l i m e at c h a p e l , " s a i d

Five years ago. C h a p l a i n Paul

c o n c e r n s left o v e r f r o m the c o n t r o v e r s i e s of last s p r i n g . "I l o o k e d at the c h a p e l i n f o r m a t i o n a n d the t h e m e l o o k s in-

Jeff VanPutten ('02).

teresting,"

said

Amanda

B o e r s m a a n d i h e rest o f ihe t h e n

B o e r s m a notes that m a n y stu-

new c h a p l a i n ^ staff stood waiting

d e n t s h a v e a c c e p t e d t h e i r w a l k with

S c h n e i d e r (*99), " b u t I w o n ' t b e

at the e d g e o f t h e P i n e G r o v e .

G o d as " g o o d e n o u g h " and h a v e

attending many chapel services

become

it.

b e c a u s e I still h a v e a lot o f c a m -

the y e a r a n d , l i k e t h i s y e a r ' s first

T h e r e f o r e , this year, s t u d e n t s are

p u s m i n i s t r y i s s u e s 1 that I d o n ' t

c h a p e l s e r v i c e , it w a s o u t s i d e . U p

e n c o u r a g e d to take their spiritual

agree with."

to that p o i n t o n l y a h a n d f u l of H o p e

lives to a h i g h e r level.

It w a s ihe first d a y o f c h a p e l f o r

complacent

about

T h e c h a p e l m i n i s t r y o f f e r s the

will be very e f f e c t i v e

following opportunities: wor-

w o n d e r e d if a n y o n e w o u l d c o m e

b e c a u s e a lot o f t i m e s C h r i s t i a n s get

ship services, small g r o u p Bible

a n d if t h e y w o u l d k e e p c o m i n g

u s e d to l i v i n g c e r t a i n l i f e - s t y l e s a n d

s t u d i e s , m i s s i o n s trips a n d c o m -

back. In 1 9 9 3 , c h a p e l a t t e n d a n c e o n l y

living within their own bound-

munity service.

"I t h i n k

students attended chapel. B o e r s m a

reached about 30-40 students. N o w c h a p e l a t t e n d a n c e is u p t o

Summerer

C a m p u s ministries opened the

( ' 0 1 ) . "It's a l w a y s important to rec-

year's events with "Groovin'in

o g n i z e there's a l w a y s r o o m for

the G r o v e " o n M o n d a y , A u g . 3 1 .

aries," said Tracey

an a v e r a g e o f 1 0 0 0 s t u d e n t s p e r ser-

growth—we

go

" W e (the w o r s h i p t e a m ) had a

vice. B o e r s m a can hardly believe the

deeper." A n o t h e r goal of the " G o i n g

great time singing and worship-

can

always

p i n g G o d u n d e r the s t a r s , " s a i d Dwight

changes. "I

don't

Music and Wor-

it f o r g r a n t e d

ship,

God

Ministries Events

has done on ,

said. " T h i s is not h a p p e n ing on e v e r y

college camp u s . T h i s is a m o v e m e n t o f t h e Lord." T h e c h a p l a i n ' s s t a f f is b a c k t h i s

we

the turnout."

Men.,Wed.& Fridays--10:30 a.m.--Chapel services Sundays--8:00 p.m.--The Gathering September 2 1 — 1 0 - 1 1 : 3 0 — O u t r e a c h Fair September 2 3 , 2 5 — O u t r e a c h sign-ups S e p t e m b e r 2 4 - - G a t h e r i n g of G o d ' s P e o p l e

B o e r s m a

"and

w e r e thrilled with

Hope's camp u s

Minis-

tries Director of

want to t a k e what

Beal,

Campus

The m a i n skit that will be used this year involves two,

Anchor photo by Jonathan Muenk

Clap your hands: Groovin9 in the Grove was held from 9:30 to 11:00 on Aug. 31 as part of orientation activities. The event was attended by both freshman and returning students the night before another semester of classes began..

energetic

scuba divers. "Go-

the C h a p l a i n ' s C h a t .

ing D e e p e r E x p e d i -

A n o t h e r e v e n t t o l o o k f o r t h i s fall

D e e p e r " t h e m e is that s t u d e n t s will

tions" features Elissa W i c k m a n n

is a p r a y e r m e e t i n g c a l l e d " G a t h e r -

learn to integrate their faith with

( ' 0 0 ) and Joel Patterson ( ' 0 1 ) .

ing o f G o d ' s P e o p l e . "

only wilh other students, but also w i t h p e o p l e of all a g e s f r o m the community. S t u d e n t s i n t e r e s t e d in m o r e i n f o r mation aboul any of these u p c o m -

The

T h i s skit will replace the

It will b e held o n S e p t e m b e r 2 4 .

c h a p l a i n ' s staff d e s i r e s that stu-

It is not a c o n f e r e n c e a b o u t p r a y e r ,

ing e v e n t s

y e a r with a n e w t h e m e e n t i t l e d " G o -

" c h e e r l e a d e r " s k i t that w a s f e a -

ing D e e p e r . " T h e t h e m e is b a s e d o n

d e n t s b r i n g t h e i r f a i t h into the c l a s s -

t u r e d f r o m t i m e t o t i m e last y e a r

but rather a lime for prayer and

Ephesians 3:17B-19. These verses

r o o m and their e v e r y d a y lives.

a n d is a s a t i r e o f a N a t i o n a l G e o -

w o r s h i p a n d is o p e n t o b o t h t h e

Keppel House. " I ' m pretty excited about the new

graphic-lype

c o m m u n i t y and the college.

chapel theme," said Allicia Slojic

their

academic

world.

show.

"Deep

talk a b o u t t h e l o v e o f C h r i s t a n d

W h i l e m a n y students arc opti-

' " h o w w i d e a n d l o n g a n d d e e p " it

mistic about a n o t h e r y e a r of the

T h o u g h t s , " b a s e d o n the S a t u r -

T h e chaplains encourage students

c h a p e l p r o g r a m , s o m e still h a v e

d a y N i g h t L i v e s k i t , will r e p l a c e

t o c o m e a n d l a k e p a r t in p r a y e r , n o t

is.

een

"It c o u l d n ' t

&

do anything

"II w i l l o p e n p e o p l e ' s e y e s t o

h a r m f u l l o the c o m m u n i t y . A t

w h a t B u d d h i s m i s - b u t it p r o b a b l y

m o s t is will a d d s o m e d i v e r s i t y

w o n ' t c h a n g e the c o m m u n i t y . "

l o it." -Keith Heuslis ('02)

eard

— B r u c e Cain ('00)

of p e o p l e . "

"People w h o aren't sure of their

" I t ' s g r e a t , w e n e e d all the d i -

f a i t h m i g h t c h e c k it o u t . S o m e stu-

v e r s i t y w e c a n g e t . It will e n c o u r -

d e n t s m i g h t e m b r a c e it."

a g e students lo go to a service and experience a different religion."

— A m a n d a Krempa ('01)

—Stacy Bitterburg ('01)

—Jennifer Blackwell ('01)

The Children's A f t e r School Achievement (CASA) Program provides on-campus o p p o r t u n i t i e s t o be a t u t o r / m e n t o r w i t h " • • I " _l_. » IA 4" cat-risk" e l e m e n tX-aAr y students.

religion brief O u t r e a c h Fair t o be held O n M o n d a y Sept. 21 a n " O u t -

'Mal^e a FRIENDS

( ' 0 0 ) . "I t h i n k it will c h a l l e n g e a lot

A Buddist temple has been approved to be built in Holland. What effect do you think this will have on the community?

" T h e y ' l l b e a lot m o r e B u d d h i s t s r u n n i n g a r o u n d ."

s h o u l d c o n t a c t the

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a f t e r the C h a p e l s e r v i c e , the f a i r is

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or Christians. L o r i Fair, C a m p u s M i n i s t r i e s D i -

community volunteer agencies and

rector of Missions and Student Out-

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r e a c h , is o r g a n i z i n g the fair. "I e n -

available lo a n s w e r q u e s t i o n s and

c o u r a g e all s t u d e n t s t o c o m e c h e c k

e n c o u r a g e students lo lake a look

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at the n e e d s a n d p o s s i b l e a r e a s of s e r v i c e in t h i s a r e a . A l t h o u g h the s i g n - u p l a b l e s will

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N i n t e n d o 64 C a r e e r O p t i o n s Well... ii w a s an inlcrcsling s u m m e r , and I h a v e my s h a r e of inspirational e x p e r i e n c e s j u s i dying lo be s p e w e d o u t u p o n all lour of you actually r e a d i n g ihis article, but I'll s p a r e y o u . F m f o c u s i n g on " B a c k lo S c h o o l . "

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C o m i n g back to school is a l w a y s an a d v e n t u r e for m e .

c a r e e r services at least d e s e r v e s

M a y b e I ' m a l o n e here, but I

your time. E v e r y o n e s a y s that they're too

really f e a r e d the first day of school as a kid. S e r i o u s s h a k e s

b u s y to read the c a r e e r services b r o c h u r e s , but w a l k i n g t h r o u g h

and q u i v e r s . N e w teacher, n e w classes, n e w e v e r y t h i n g . S a m e

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at the n u m b e r of p e o p l e ( g u y s m o s t l y ) w h o h a v e N i n t e n d o 64s

campus. I just f o u n d out that c a r e e r services m o v e d their o f f i c e s . I

and are e n g a g e d in a g a m e of

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w o r k i n g on a thesis of s o m e sort. "Yeah Bob. I ' m m a j o r i n g in

Racing. T h e y s e e m to be

w a s a l w a y s one of t h o s e c a m p u s letters that y o u t h r e w p r o m p t l y into the r e c y c l i n g bin.

Diddy K o n g R a c i n g and I ' m h o p i n g to pick u p a B a n j o K a z o o i e m i n o r as well as s o m e

But this year, it's d i f f e r e n t . I ' m starting to worry a b o u t my

field e x p e r i e n c e p l a y i n g Tekken

future. A m 1 e m p l o y a b l e as a

Meijers." Take a b r e a k f r o m the rigors of

Political S c i e n c e m a j o r with a

on the d e m o Playstation at

writing m i n o r ? T h e best part about c a r e e r s e r v i c e s is that they

video g a m e s or any other lime

build my s e l f - e s t e e m . " Y o u ' r e

s e c o n d s and read w h a t c a r e e r

great. Y o u ' r e t r e m e n d o u s . Y o u ' l l

s e r v i c e s has lo say. D o n ' t just throw it a w a y . T h e y ' r e o u r

have no p r o b l e m s getting into a g o o d j o b with o u r help. D o n ' t worry if y o u ' r e a p h i l o s o p h y m a j o r with a m i n o r in S a n s k r i t . " It's worth r e a d i n g the c a r e e r

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Freshman adjusts to life after accident C a m p b e l l ' s a b s e n c e at g r a d u a -

A N D R E W LOXZ:

spotlight e d i t o r

t i o n w a s a p a i n f u l r e m i n d e r o f the

For mosI graduating collcgc-

f r a g i l e s t a t e o f l i f e . A t the p o i n t

b o u n d h i g h s c h o o l s e n i o r s , ihc m o v e

w h e r e she w a s s c h e d u l e d to give

a n d a d j u s i m e n l l o col l e g e l i f e is a

her speech, Campbell was r e m e m -

struggle. For H o p e College fresh-

bered with a m o m e n t of silence.

man Kalje Campbell ('02). high

Another student was also absent

school graduation was ihe struggle. C a m p b e l l w a s president of her

at i h e g r a d u a t i o n . C h r i s S h i n g l e r ,

c l a s s and w a s e x p e c t e d lo g i v e a

missed

s p e e c h at h e r g r a d u a t i o n o n A u g u s t

C a m p b e l l in the h o s p i t a l .

7th. The day b e f o r e she w a s to

Campbell's

fellow

classmate,

g r a d u a t i o n to b e with

A f t e r s p e n d i n g a m o n t h in t h e

school,

hospital for speech and physical

Campbell spent time with friends

therapy, C a m p b e l l w a s a l l o w e d lo

and rehearsed her speech. But driv-

return h o m e . Although Campbell

ing h o m e t h a t n i g h t , h e r l i f e w a s

still s a w d o c t o r s w e e k l y f o r c o n t i n -

c h a n g e d in a v e r y d r a m a t i c w a y .

ued therapy, she w a s gelling better.

graduate

from

high

C a m p b e l l w a s broadsided by a

" T h e pain w a s not as difficult as

drunken driver and nearly killed.

you

think

it w o u l d

be," said

H e r c a r w a s s t r u c k o n the d r i v e r ' s

C a m p b e l l , " b e c a u s e of the love and

s i d e , p i n n i n g h e r in p l a c e w i t h the

support of m y family and loved

d o o r o f h e r o w n c a r . R e s c u e r s arr i v e d s o o n a f t e r the c r a s h a n d o n l y

ones." O n A u g u s t 16lh f o r C a m p b e l l ' s

a f t e r t w o h o u r s w e r e able to extract

graduation these same family m e m -

C a m p b e l l f r o m the w r e c k a g e .

bers and loved ones were present,

She w a s r u s h e d to a n e a r b y hos-

a l o n g w i t h m a n y o f the p a r a m e d -

pital w h e r e d o c t o r s f o u n d s w e l l i n g

ics a n d f i r e f i g h t e r s w h o h e l p e d t o

in h e r b r a i n , a s h a t t e r e d c h e e k b o n e ,

r e s c u e her. It w a s at i h i s l i m e that

a shattered pelvis, and other assorted injuries. D o c t o r s i n d u c e d a c o m a to

C a m p b e l l finally got lo g i v e h e r g r a d u a t i o n s p e e c h l o all h e r c l a s s -

h e l p c o n t r o l t h e f a t a l s w e l l i n g in

m a t e s , t h o u g h it w a s a s l i g h t l y

C a m p b e l l ' s skull.

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Two E m pty Seats; Both Katie Campbell and Chris Shingler were absent for the graduation ceremony. Campbell and Shingler finally graduated together on August 16th. iragic accident. C a m p b e l l s a y s that the e x p e r i e n c e

is a t e s t a m e n t l o G o d ' s p o w e r a n d

N o w a s l u d e n l at H o p e C o l -

strength. " T h e accident w a s so severe, I

l e g e , C a m p b e l l is not l e t t i n g the

" M y faith in G o d h a s c h a n g e d , " said

k e p t w o n d e i n g w h y G o d kept m e

n i n g l o m a j o r in b i o l o g y a n d

C a m p b e l l . "I n o w h a v e m o r e q u e s -

h e r e , " s a i d C a m p b e l l . "I s u p p o s e

h o p e s t o b e i n v o l v e d in c a m p u s

tions... But also m o r e a n s w e r s . "

lhat q u e s t i o n will b e a n s w e r e d

activities.

c h a n g e d her life.

C a m p b e l l f e e l s that h e r e x p e r i e n c e

past slow her d o w n . S h e ' s plan-

s o o n e r o r later.

International Everyone enjoys the Anchor. students give H o p e Students, faculty, staff, parents, alumni, and the living dead alike enjoy the Anchor's infonnative news,accurate w o r l d flavor cultural differences. APRIL GREER

staff r e p o r t e r

" I t ' s s m a l l [at H o p e ] but I c a n m a k e real friends here," said

While some Hope students were

S a k a l a . " W i l h ihe i n t e r n a t i o n a l s t u -

b u s y m o v i n g in w i l h i h e h e l p o f

d e n t s , I ' m al h o m e . T h e y c a n re-

iheir parents, a few students faced a

l a t e t o m y p r o b l e m s . W e ' r e all in

different scene. Jet-lagged students from foreign

the same boat."

countries were unpacking boxes

w a y s have lo c r o s s o c e a n s t o reach

shipped f r o m t h o u s a n d s of m i l e s

H o p e . I s a a c T a m ( ' 0 1 ) is f r o m t h e

away, w i l h o u l parents and the c o m -

C a n a d i a n p r o v i n c e of B r i t i s h C o -

forts of h o m e .

lombia. A l t h o u g h t h i n g s are a little d i f -

Even though m a n y miles of ocean

f e r e n t h e r e than in C a n a d a . T a m is

t h e i r real h o m e s , t h e y f i n d a n e w

concerning himself more wilh

h o m e at H o p e . C o a c h e s , p r o f e s s o r s ,

meeting olher people than with his

s t u d e n t s , a n d the F r e i d I n l e r n a t i o n a l

cultural differences.

Center m a k e n e w international stu-

" I ' m m o r e of an extrovert around

dents comfortable with friendliness

m y f r i e n d s , " s a y s T a m . "I love so-

and c o m p a n i o n s h i p . " I ' v e met s o m e interesting girls,"

cializing." International students are often

said L e e c o x O m o l l o ( ' 0 1 ) , d e s c r i b -

attracted by a c a d e m i c p r o g r a m s

ing h o w h e b e c a m e m o r e c o m f o r t -

l h a l H o p e e x c e l s in. T a n i a L a s c a n o

able at H o p e s i n c e h e l e f t h i s h o m e

( ' 0 2 ) c a m e f r o m E c u a d o r lo study

in N i m b i . K e n y a .

in t h e b i o l o g y d e p a r t m e n t . L a s c a n o

O m o l l o e x p e r i e n c e d h i s first i r i p

is e a g e r l o s h a r e h o w c o m i n g t o

oul o f K e n y a w i l h h i s 18 h o u r f l i g h l

Hope has affected her perceptions

lo r e a c h H o p e C o l l e g e . H e ' s u s e d l o a hot c l i m a t e a n d is a little a n x -

o f ihe w o r l d . " I u s e d t o live in t h e city, w i t h

i o u s a b o u t ihe h e a v y s n o w f a l l o f

c o l l e g e facilities loo s p r e a d out

Holland. " A c t u a l l y . I ' m not l o o k i n g f o r -

a r o u n d the city," said L a s c a n o .

w a r d lo i t , " s a i d O m o l l o w h e n

big." H o p e C o l l e g e iries to b e a s in-

International students often find

v i t i n g a p l a c e a s p o s s i b l e f o r its international sludents. Facilities like

their h o m e and H o p e College.

the Fried Inlernational C e n t e r pro-

Essy S a k a l a ( ' 0 1 ) , w h o c a m e lo

vide services for inlernational slu-

Hope from Zambia, notices many

d e n t s lo s m o o t h t h e i r t r a n s i t i o n t o

d i f f e r e n c e s b e t w e e n the c u l t u r e s o f

Hope.

" M o s t w o m e n in Z a m b i a w e a r l o n g s k i r l s , v e i l s , a n d k n e e l oul o f

Nepal, the Ukraine, C y p r u s , Ku-

respect w h e n t a l k i n g to m a l e s , " said

wait, Turkey, Belgium. Bosnia,

Sakala.

R o m a n i a , E t h i o p i a , G e r m a n y , Pal-

S a k a l a , w h o is a n o n - t r a d i t i o n a l

ALL

H o p e currently has sludents f r o m 27 different countries including

Z a m b i a n . isn't t h r o w n off by the

S i m p l y c o n t a c t t h e A n c h o r o f f i c e (x7877) f o r a s u b s c r i p t i o n .

" H e r e the c a m p u s g r o u n d s a r e s o

some cultural differences between

Western Michigan and Zambia.

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"THE I 998 A N C H O R S T A F F : Anchor staffers are from left to right, Sara Umers ('01), Paul Loodeen ('99). Joslin Feinauer ('00), Johnathan Muenk ('01), Dana Lamers ('01), Mike Zuidema ('00), Sally Smits ('01), Amanda Black ('99), Andrew Lotz ('01), and Stacey Slad (y00).


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be u n t o u c h a b l e . T h i s d a y c a n be used for a c a d e m i c p u r p o s e s and to g i v e the n e w m e m b e r s b r e a t h i n g room." V a n H o o s e f e e l s that overall G r e e k Life h a s r e s p o n d e d positively lo the p r o g r a m c h a n g e s . " T h e r e are a l w a y s p e o p l e that are h e s i t a n t to c h a n g e . " s h e said. " W e realize w e c a n ' t p l e a s e e v e r y o n e , but w e h o p e t h e s e c h a n g e s w o r k as

c h a n g e w a s n e c c e s s a r y , " s h e said. "I d o . h o w e v e r , s t r o n g l y s u p p o r t this p r o g r a m a n d I h o p e w e c a n build u p o n il a n d k e e p il in p l a c e for a f e w y e a r s . " B o t h H u d s o n a n d V a n H o o s e expressed

enthusiasm

for these

changes. " T h i s should be a heller s y s t e m of c h e c k s a n d b a l a n c e s , " Van H o o s e said. "Everyone should become

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a w a r e of w h a t is e x p e c t e d of n e w m e m b e r s a n d new m e m b e r s should

WE ACCEPT:

M a c D o n i a l s ( 0 0 ) fell it i m p o r t a n t

b e c o m e belter i n f o r m e d . W e h o p e for a great year and that i h e c h a n g e s

lo e m p h a s i z e t h e need f o r stability within G r e e k L i f e . "I w o u l d h a v e liked lo h a v e kept

h e l p m a k e G r e e k L i f e belter."

last y e a r ' s p r o g r a m , but I r e a l i z e that that w a s out of the question and

c h a n g e s that will lake p l a c e and feel that overall G r e e k L i f e will be l o o . "

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S e p t e m b e r 9, I 9 9 8

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Cross country team takes firsts are C y n t h i a B a n n i n k ( ' 9 9 ) s h o u l d

CHRIS WINKLER

be back

staff r e p o r t e r

a f t e r a n i n j u r y last y e a r ,

a n d J e n n y E r n s t ( ' 0 1 ) is b a c k with Head coach Mark Northuis has h i g h e x p e c t a t i o n s f o r his m e n ' s a n d

s o p h o m o r e eligibility following a transfer.

w o m e n ' s Hope College cross country t e a m s .

A t the H o p e I n v i t a t i o n a l , the m e n f i n i s h e d first, l o p p i n g O l i v e t , C o r -

N o r t h u i s , in h i s t e n t h y e a r o f

nerstone and A l b i o n Colleges.

coaching Hope cross country, had both

Dylan Wade ('02)

teams lake

first

place

at

Saturday's Hope Invitational, and many

first-class

the 1 9 9 8 s e a s o n .

Volleyball looks for three-peat

one

EMILY T H O R X O N

staff r e p o r t e r In h e r s c c o n d y e a r a s v o l l e y b a l l

t e a m s in the r e g i o n and

the

confer-

b u t w e ' l l p l a y w i t h t h e b e s t of o u r

ence,"

year.

ability," O d l a n d said.

said. " A n d I ' m very

E v e n t h o u g h the t e a m lost f o u r

S h e w a s n a m e d to the A1I-M1AA

s e n i o r s f r o m last s e a s o n , O d l a n d is

first t e a m last s e a s o n .

still c o n f i d e n t . " H e a t h e r V e i l i n g is our strongest all-around player,"

Northuis

" T h i s meet s h o w e d us what we a r e a b l e l o d o , " s a i d N o r t h u i s o f his

ners are returning. T h e y are: Jeff

m e n ' s t e a m . " I t g a v e u s a g o o d feel

K a u f f m a n ( ' 0 0 ) , Paul B e r k e ( ' 0 0 ) ,

of w h a t to e x p e e l and w e learned a

Joe Veldman ('01), Doug Mulder

lot."

" K i m is o n l y a s o p h o m o r e h e r e

last s e a s o n , f i n i s h e d w i t h a n u n -

at H o p e . " O d l a n d s a i d , " K i m is re-

ent. "It's difficult coming off such a

b l e m i s h e d 1 2 - 0 r e c o r d . A f t e r a first

ally used to the hitter's t e n d e n c i e s . "

p l a c e v i c t o r y at the M o u n t U n i o n

H a r k e m a is a j u n i o r t r a n s f e r stu-

I n v i t a t i o n a l l a s t w e e k e n d , the t e a m

dent from Calvin where she earned

is h o p i n g that it is o n it's w a y t o a

a first t e a m A l l - M I A A h o n o r s last

d o a s w e l l or b e l t e r t h a n last y e a r

s e a s o n . L a s t y e a r , t h e m e n finished

repeat. L e a d i n g t h e t e a m t h i s s e a s o n will

season.

without putting excess pressure on

t h i r d in t h e c o n f e r e n c e .

b e s e n i o r c a p t a i n s . Kristi L a n g l a n d

o n d s e a s o n at H o p e . In h e r first sea-

('99), Becky Schmidt ('99), and

s o n at t h e h e l m , t h e t e a m r e e l e d o f f

H e a t h e r V e i l i n g ( ' 9 9 ) . L a n g l a n d is

17 s t r a i g h t v i c t o r i e s a n d f i n i s h e d

an outside hitter for H o p e .

w i t h a n o v e r a l l r e c o r d of 2 8 - 4 .

B r y a n Van H a i t s m a ( ' 9 9 ) a n d

Ernst led the w a y for the w o m e n , taking second place overall. Schultz f o l l o w e d in f o u r t h , a l o n g w i t h

strong season because we don't

both B e r k e and Veldman were All-

T i m m e r in fifth, B a n n i n k in s i x t h ,

want lo be over-focused on win-

Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic

a n d Z e n e b e r g in s e v e n t h .

ning," O d l a n d said.

" W e w a n t to

A s s o c i a t i o n h o n o r e e s f o r the 1 9 9 7

Hope

finished

with 2 4 points, lo

C o r n e r s t o n e ' s 4 8 and O l i v e t ' s 64. " W e ' r e e x p e c t i n g a lot f r o m the

F o r t h e F l y i n g D u t c h , six o f t h e

u p p e r c l a s s m e n , " N o r t h u i s said

T h e goal f o r t h e s e a s o n is t o w i n

s q u a d ' s l e a d e r s arc b a c k l o try a n d

a b o u t t h e F l y i n g D u t c h . " T h e y all

a third consecutive M I A A c o n f e r -

better their second place c o n f e r e n c e

m a d e good improvements over the

ourselves."

finish

ence championship. R e p e a l i n g will b e d i f f i c u l t w i t h

H o p e a l s o e a r n e d a b i d in t h e

perennial rivals Calvin and A l b i o n

and a solid back row player", says

N C A A T o u r n a m e n t for only the

t r y i n g lo u p s e t the f a v o r e d F l y i n g

valuable player

( ' 0 1 ) , and M i k e Pilliglio ( ' 9 9 ) . K a u f f m a n are the c o - c a p t i a n s , a n d

" B e c k y is a s t r o n g o u t s i d e h i l l e r

She was named the M I A A most

I Olivet finished

On the Flying D u t c h m e n ' s side,

n u m b e r o n e in M I A A C o n f e r e n c e

Odland.

and

five o f last s e a s o n ' s l o p s e v e n r u n -

t i o n f o r s t a r l i n g s e l l e r is l o o k i n g t o

S c h m i d t is a m i d d l e b l o c k e r / h i t t e r .

65,

points.

ship. T h e volleyball learn, ranked

Head Coach Maureen

had

fourth with 84

w e ' v e b e e n r u n n i n g lately."

Jill H a r k e m a ( ' 0 0 ) . T h e i r c o m p e t i -

O d l a n d is o n l y b e g i n n i n g h e r sec-

61, Cornerstone

pleased with how

Association Conference C h a m p i o n -

t a i n s H o p e h a s a s t r o n g c o r e o f tal-

w a s s e c o n d with

—Mark Northuis Cross Country coach

Michigan Iniercollegiate Alhlelic

be a hard fought one.

27

points, Albion

r u n n i n g lately.

A b a t t l e f o r p o s i t i o n s will o c c u r

playing around the three co-cap-

Overall, Hope

how we've been

between Kim Grotennuis ('01) and

W i t h six r e t u r n i n g letter w i n n e r s

sev-

scored

very pleased w i t h

sighis set for a s e c o n d c o n s e c u t i v e

O d l a n d said.

Veldman enth.

conference. A n d I ' m

lop

not play volleyball her f r e s h m a n V e i l i n g is a l s o a n o u t s i d e hitler. coach, Maureen Odland has her

the

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the region and the

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of first.

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w i t h the g r o u p f o r

B L O C K I M G C H A I R : Members of the volleyball learn gel some help from chairs in a recent practice. As the season begins, Hope will look to win it's third straigth conference title.

place,

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W e ' r e typically o n e

runners are back Anchor photo by Johnathan Muenk

grabbed

second

a n d 17th r a n k i n g in t h e n a -

s u m m e r and are ready to race. T h e c o u r s e w a s l o u g h , a n d they h a n d l e d

tion. T h e y start the 1998 s e a s o n r a n k e d

it w e l l , a l o n g w i t h the h e a t . "

11th n a t i o n a l l y .

N o r t h u i s e x p e c t s his t e a m s to

Jannah T h o m p s o n ('99) and

p e a k in late O c t o b e r , j u s t in l i m e f o r

s e c o n d t i m e a n d first s i n c e 1 9 8 7 .

Dutch. Both the Albion and Calvin

T h e F l y i n g D u t c h fell in the first

m a t c h e s w e n t t h e f u l l five s e t s l a s t

B e c k y T i m m e r ( ' 9 9 ) are t h e s e n i o r

t h e c o n f e r e n c e m e e t o n O c t . 31,

season.

captains. T i m m e r was named, along with

r e g i o n a l s o n N o v . 14 a n d n a t i o n a l s

r o u n d to O h i o N o r t h e r n University. H e r first y e a r t u r n e d o u t t o b e a n

last s e a s o n a n d is

l o o k i n g t o f i n i s h s t r o n g in h e r final

o v e r w h e l m i n g , b u t e x c i t i n g start t o

season. S c m i d t r e c e i v e d an e x t r a

h e r l i f e at H o p e .

MIAA

contest

today

against

S t . M a r y ' s at 6 : 3 0 in the D o w C e n -

" I t ' s h a r d l o c o m p a r e t o last y e a r .

year of eligibility b e c a u s e she did

H o p e ' s n e x t m a t c h will be an

c a n in 1997.

Other strong return-

ing m e m b e r s o f last s e a s o n ' s t e a m

ter.

on Nov. 21. The squads are currently prepar-

Ellen Schultz ('99), an A l l - A m e r i -

ing f o r i h e i r n e x t m e e t , F r i d a y ,

at

the N o r t h C e n t r a l , III. I n v i t a t i o n a l .

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Sports

S e p t e m b e r 9, I 998

INJURIES H U R T Paul Loodeen

W a t c h i n g in W o n d e r Before every season people sit a r o u n d a n d talk a b o u l h o w g o o d their favorite learn should

tournament final w h e r e he could have made a difference. T h i s h o c k e y s e a s o n is g o i n g

b e t h i s y e a r . T h e y talk a b o u l

to difficult to s t o m a c h as I a m

starters, depth behind starters,

f o r c e d to w a t c h m y t e a m t a k e

a n d the t e a m ' s s c h e d u l e .

the ice w i t h o u t m e . A f t e r t w o

O n e o f t h e o t h e r t h i n g s that

s e a s o n s o f i m p r o v e m e n t , the

is d i s c u s s e d is w h o is o n t h e

h o c k e y t e a m looks to be

i n j u r e d list.

c o m p e t i t i v e and for the first

It will h a p p e n at s o m e p o i n t

two months I can only watch,

d u r i n g the s e a s o n . S o m e o n e

u n a b l e to help them w h e n

c o m e s down" w i t h an i n j u r y that

they are losing or a b l e to

f o r c e s a n a t h l e t e t o sit a n d

s h a r e in t h e i r j o y w h e n t h e y

watch their team play without

a r e w i n n i n g . I n s t e a d I'll b e

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UP: Malt Hassenrik ('00) fires a shot past a wall of Cornerstone College players, in the Flying Dutchmen's 1-0 season opener loss on Tuesday, Sept. I.

b e i n g a b l e t o c o n t r i b u t e t o the

f o r c e d t o w a t c h d u r i n g the

e f f o r t . S o m e t i m e s it is t h e s t a r

g a m ^ s and then forced into

a n d s o m e t i m e s it is the p e r s o n

the t r a i n i n g r o o m t o p r e p a r e

Men's Soccer In Colorado Tour

w h o sits o n the b e n c h . B u t n o

f o r a r e t u r n t o the i c e .

EMILY DUBOIS

m a t t e r w h o it is, it will h a v e a n

The athletes who become

i m p a c t o n the t e a m a n d the

injured m a k e a great sacrifice

p e r f o r m a n c e o f the t e a m .

to get b a c k into playing

Last year H o p e football star running back. Brandon Graham

s h a p e , like their early m o r n i n g s in the t r a i n i n g r o o m

( ' 9 8 ) w e n t d o w n w i t h an i n j u r y

w i t h R i c h R a y . h e a d t r a i n e r at

in a g a m e a g a i n s t D e P a u w

H o p e . A r o u n d s e v e n in t h e

University.

m o r n i n g , injured athletes start

S o m e s p e c u l a t e that w h e n

to c o n g r e g a t e in the D o w

G r a h a m went d o w n , the

C e n t e r for physical rehabilita-

m o m e n t u m of the g a m e shifted

tion for w h a t ails them. Plus

out o f the h a n d s o f t h e D u t c h

the r e g u l a r a t t e n d a n c e at

a n d i n t o the h a n d s o f D e P a u w .

p r a c t i c e s s o t h a t the a t h l e t e

H o p e had a 13-7 h a l f t i m e lead

d o e s n o t fall b e h i n d w h a t the

but e n d e d the g a m e w i t h a 3 3 -

other players are learning or

2 0 loss.

even an a f t e r n o o n session

T h e s a m e sort o f s t o r y c a n be t o l d o f the H o p e m e n ' s

w i t h a t r a i n e r t o k e e p in s h a p e . All t h i s in t h e n a m e o f

basketball team from a year

returning to g a m e activity.

ago. D a v e M e u l e n b e r g ("97)

T h r o u g h the speculation,

went down with a season

the p e o p l e w h o m a y b e h u r t

ending broken foot.

the m o s t b y a n i n j u r y d u r i n g

M e u l e n b e r g w a s the t e a m ' s

t h e s e a s o n a r e the o n e s w h o

the first h a l f , C o r n e r s t o n e s c o r e d in F o r t h e first l i m e in y e a r s , t h e

T h e g a m e was a defensive battle as each t e a m m a n a g e d only seven

H o p e will h a v e t o l o p a s t r o n g A l m a

peal as league c h a m p i o n s .

s h o t s . D a v e D o b b ( ' 0 0 ) m a d e five

squad.

A y e a r a g o . the F l y i n g D u t c h m e n tercollegiate Athletic Association,

d i s a p o i n t i n g loss for head c o a c h

tains A n d r e w Dressier ( ' 9 9 ) and

b e h i n d c h a m p i o n A l m a . Il w a s t h e

Steve Smith.

Z a c h J o n k e r ( ' 9 9 ) . D r e s s i e r is a

first l i m e s i n c e 1 9 9 3 that H o p e h a d

A s s o c i a t i o n D i v i s i o n III

t o u g h e r t h a n the l o s s itself.

Don't dial 0, dial x7877 ress

s s

4 ^

PetitioVis due micmight TONIGHT

J o n k e r w a s n a m e d t o the A l l - M I A A second leam

s e a s o n a s o n e o f the l e a d i n g s o c c e r

W i t h its first g a m e b e h i n d t h e m ,

p r o g r a m s in N a t i o n a l C o l l e g i a t e

Hope had one practice before head-

A t h l e t i c A s s o c i a t i o n d i v i s i o n III.

ing o u t t o C o l o r a d o f o r a t o u r n a -

Bergsma ('00). The

T h e y h a d m a d e the N C A A C h a m -

m e n t at C o l a r a d o C o l l e g e .

H o p e ' s second and third leading

VOT

are and

Mall

Clayton two were

In a g a m e a g a i n s t C o l o r a d o C o l -

c e n t a g e in the 9 0 s .

VanderNaald ( ' 0 0 ) scored on a pen-

H o p e will next play at h o m e on

T h e y also o p e n e d this s e a s o n

a l l y k i c k in t h e last m i n u t e o f t h e

F r i d a y a g a i n s t W h e a t o n C o l l e g e at

w i t h a I - 0 loss t o C o r n e r s t o n e C o l -

first h a l f . C o l o r a d o a n s w e r e d in the

4 p.m. on the B u y s Alhletic Field.

s c o r e r s a y e a r a g o , w i t h ten a n d eight goals respectively.

Women's soccer opens season Last year, the w o m e n ' s soccer

named All-Michigan Intercollegiate

H o p e placed third.

Alhletic A s s o c i a t i o n first team

W h i l e the F l y i n g D u t c h finished

m e m b e r s . C a p t a i n s Tina Gill ('99),

in t h i r d in the c o n f e r e n c e , the t e a m

and Klaasen

is c o n f i d e n t it c a n i m p r o v e o n last

received honors for

l e a m f i n i s h e d the s e a s o n w i t h t h e i r

being named All-MIAA second

b e s t r e c o r d e v e r at 13-6. T h i s y e a r

t e a m last y e a r a n d r e t u r n f o r t h e i r

" O u r t e a m is g e l l i n g right n o w , "

the t e a m is l o o k i n g t o i m p r o v e e v e n

f i n a l s e a s o n . In a d d i t i o n , e i g h t

G i l l s a i d . " B u t b y the l i m e w e get

more.

f r e s h m e n have joined the team

t o C a l v i n a n d K a l a m a z o o , w e ' l l be

looking to m a k e c o n t r i b u t i o n s .

t w e n t y times better, and we'll be

y e a r ' s e v e n g o i n g to be b e t t e r , " s a i d Sarah Klaasen ('99).

" W e have our core group back,

y e a r ' s win total.

ready to play."

"I t h i n k t h i s

and this y e a r w e have e v e n m o r e

" W e have greal potential and I'd

is t h e b e s t t e a m H o p e ' s e v e r h a d . "

f o c u s . I t h i n k t h i s is the b e s t t e a m

l i k e t o s e e u s l i v e u p to t h a t , "

w e ' v e p u t t o g e t h e r , b u t it's a l s o t h e

Schoon added.

T h e t e a m is a l r e a d y o f f t o a q u i c k start w i t h a 2 - 0 r e c o r d . H o p e ' s first

t o u g h e s t s c h e d u l e w e ' v e put to-

v i c t o r y c a m e a g a i n s t A q u i n a s last

gether," Rosenbrook said.

Tuesday, 4-1.

Indeed, the l e a m will face t w o

" W e d i d n ' t g o up e x p e c t i n g to d o

strong

opponents

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weel<:

well, but thirty s e c o n d s in, w e

W h e a t o n C o l l e g e , w h i c h finished

scored," said head coach Paul

last y e a r w i t h a r e c o r d o f 1 5 - 5 - 1 ,

Rosenbrook. "Then

and

we scored

Depauw

University,which

a g a i n ten m i n u t e s in, a n d t h a t g a v e

p o s t e d a 13-5-1 r e c o r d a y e a r a g o .

us a nice c u s h i o n . "

The

L a s t S a t u r d a y , the F l y i n g D u t c h hosted Wooster College, a team

Flying

Dutch

will

face

W h e a t o n o n F r i d a y a n d D e p a u w on Saturday. "I see those t e a m s as being very tough c o m p e t i t i o n , " said

Schoon.

" I f w e beat t h e m . I s a y w e ' l l h a v e a

huge," Klaasen said. " A f t e r that, w e

great c h a n c e against t e a m s like

j u s t k e p t p l a y i n g h a r d . We n e v e r let

Calvin and K a l a m a z o o later o n . "

up."

next week!

('00)

l e g e , H o p e b a t t l e d t o a 1-1 tie. M a l l

"We scored early, which was

B to vote

returning

y e a r s a n d h e l d at .801 w i n n i n g per-

f e a t e d W o o s t e r in the r e m a t c h , 4 - 0 .

Don't forget

Also

Hassenrik

p i o n s h i p T o u r n a m e n t four straight

t h e y b e a t last y e a r 3 - 0 . H o p e d e -

c/}

g a i n i n g t h e l o p s p o t will b e c o - c a p -

S m i t h s a i d . "I t h i n k w e lost f o c u s . "

"Last y e a r w a s great, but this

Reach out and touch us!

a

T h e m e n ' s s o c c e r t e a m b e g i n this

try t o w i n w i t h o u t the a t h l e t e

t o w a t c h t h e m l o s e it is

was

two-time A l l - M I A A honoree, and

BEN D O W N IE

National Collegiate Athletic

what

p a b l e o f p l a y i n g at a h i g h e r l e v e l , "

staff r e p o r t e r

is o n e t h i n g . B u t if y o u h a v e

in

" W e are a g o o d , strong t e a m ca-

n o t w o n the l e a g u e title.

mates. They must g o out and

H o p e ' s 1 3 - p o i n t l o s s in the

L o o k i n g t o a s s i s t the t e a m in re-

Dutchmen

to m a k e a d j u s t m e n t s t o a c c o u n t

b e i n g a b l e t o h e l p t h e m . If

s a v e s in t h e n e t f o r t h e F l y i n g

s p o t in t h e c o n f e r e n c e . T o d o s o

f i n i s h e d s e c o n d in the M i c h i g a n In-

as y o u r friends and team-

y o u r t e a m k e e p s w i n n i n g , that

R e t u r n i n g f r o m the trip, the F l y ing D u t c h m e n l o o k to r e g a i n the l o p

Hope College m e n ' s soccer team

a r e w a t c h i n g f r o m the b e n c h

S o m e m a y e v e n s a y that h i s

the 3 6 t h m i n u t e o f p l a y .

slipped past D o b b into the net.

e n t e r s the s e a s o n not l o o k i n g t o re-

leading scorer w h e n he went

p r e s e n c e w a s m i s s e d m o s t in

8 4 l h m i n u t e on a p e n a l l y k i c k that

A f t e r g o i n g scoreless for m o s t of

staff r e p o r t e r

d o w n a n d that f o r c e d t h e t e a m f o r his l o s s .

lege at h o m e .

Last year, Calvin finished their

T h i s y e a r ' s l e a m f e a t u r e s 17 re-

s e a s o n u n d e f e a t e d in t h e M I A A ,

turning players. Melody Morscheck

while Kalamazoo finished second,

('99), Gretchen Schoon ('99) were

l o s i n g o n l y o n c e in c o n f e r e n c e play.

mWS TENNIS MINTING Tonight. 8 p . m . Dow Conker.

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