Sentinel Op-Ed: Committed to Safe In-Person Start

This piece was published in the Holland Sentinel. View the original post HERE. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, educational institutions around the country have wrestled with how best to provide students with the outstanding education that they deserve and assure the safest possible environment. We here at Hope care not only for the campus community but […]

Chapel Talk: Finding Hope in Diversity

Below is the recording, as well as the text as prepared, of President Matthew A. Scogin’s talk in Dimnent Chapel, part of his “Finding Hope” series, delivered to a Hope College student audience on January 20, 2020. Good morning and happy Monday.  Today is not just any Monday; today is Martin Luther King Day.  And, […]

Inaguration Address of President Matthew A. Scogin

Below is the full text of President Matthew A. Scogin’s Inauguration, as prepared. INTRODUCTION Thank you, Bob, for that very kind introduction.  As Bob said, we have known each other for more than 15 years.  I cannot imagine a better friend or mentor … so it’s hard to capture how grateful I am that he […]