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Thursday, April 24, 2014

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“For you know that it was not with perishable things such as silver or gold that you were redeemed from the empty way of life handed down to you from your ancestors, but with the precious blood of Christ, a lamb without blemish or defect.”
1 Peter 1:18-19
Students earn high honors at NATS
Choral Ensembles Concert May 3
Director of research and scholarship
Dordt College Commencement May 9
Ideafest is April 24
Final instrumental ensemble concerts
Edible Book Contest winners announced
Students present research
Share art portfolios with designers
Tanzania photo project on display

Dordt students earn high honors at NATS competition

Two Dordt College vocal students reached the finalist round—the highest honor—of the Lewis and Clark Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) competition. The competition, held on Saturday, April 5, at Briar Cliff University, included teachers and students from Fort Dodge... read more

Dordt College presents final choral ensemble concert of the academic year

Dordt College will present its final choral ensemble concert of the academic year on Saturday, May 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the B.J. Haan Auditorium. Choral groups include Bella Voce, Kantorei, Chorale, and Concert Choir under the direction of Dr. Benjamin Kornelis. Bella Voce will perform Eatnemen... read more

Dordt College appoints Nathan Tintle as new director of research and scholarship

Dr. Nathan Tintle has been appointed the new director of research and scholarship at Dordt College. “Dr. Tintle possesses a collaborative spirit, and his skills will help him model scholarship efforts and provide others with encouragement and successful guidance in their scholarship ventures,”... read more

334 students to receive diplomas at Dordt College May 9

Dordt College will award 334 diplomas at the 2014 commencement ceremony on Friday, May 9, in the B.J. Haan Auditorium. Among this year’s graduates, 292 have earned baccalaureate degrees, 20 associate of arts degrees, and 22 masters of education degrees. The baccalaureate degrees presented... read more

Ideafest is celebration of academic accomplishments

Dordt College invites the community to join a celebration of academic achievement and scholarship at Ideafest, an afternoon filled with presentations, art projects, performances, and documentary films, all researched and created by Dordt students. “Ideafest is a truly multidisciplinary event,... read more

Dordt College presents final instrumental ensemble concerts of the academic year

The Dordt College Department of Music invites the community to attend the final instrumental ensemble concerts of the academic year. The first will be held Friday, April 25, and the second on Friday, May 2. Both concerts will be held in the B.J. Haan Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. The April 25 concert... read more

Edible Book Contest winners announced

During National Library Week, the John and Louise Hulst Library at Dordt College, in participation with the Sioux Center Public Library, held the popular Edible Book Contest on Friday, April 18. The contest was open to all amateur bakers, cooks, and decorators, and their entries had to refer to... read more

Students present end-of-semester research

As the school year ends, students are finalizing projects and concluding research. Dordt College is offering the opportunity for the community to see and hear about the biology research and engineering projects students have done this semester. Biology and Environmental Studies Research Biology... read more

Designers share expertise, give feedback on student’s portfolios

    Local professional designers will be on Dordt College’s campus Monday, April 28, to share their knowledge and offer critiques of student art portfolios. High school and college art and design students are encouraged to bring their portfolio to the Department of Art and Design Display Lobby... read more

Shelby Herrema showcases Tanzania photography project

“Everyone has some sort of image in his or her mind about what Africa is like. And quite often, the images we see reinforce or exploit these stereotypes,” says Dordt College sophomore art student Shelby Herrema from Highlands Ranch, Colorado. In January, she traveled to Tanzania with the Dordt... read more

Dining Menus


Assoted Juices, Fruit and Oatmeal. Scrambled Eggs and Cheesey Scrambled Eggs with Sausage Patties, Grilled Redskin Potatoes and Apple Crescents. Assorted Toast, Coffee Cakes, Cold Cereals and Bagels. Waffle Bar.


Loaded Baked Potato Soup and Chicken Vegetable Soup. Gyro Sandwich with Onion Rings. Cajun-Style Chicken with Red Beans & Rice and Sucatash. Mosticiolli with Garlic Bread and Scilian Blend Vegetables.


Commons will be open at 5:00PM. Loaded Baked Potato Soup and Chicken Vegetable Soup. Salad Bar, Deli Bar and variety of pizzas.