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Chandler Alberda
Class of 2020
Hometown: Austin, TX
Major(s): Communication

Latest: Worrying About the “What If?”
David Wang
Class of 2020
Hometown: Canton, MI
Major(s): Biomedical Mechanical Engineering

Latest: Life is about the moments that matter

Recent Posts

Worrying About the “What If?”

Deciding where to go to college was just as stressful and scary as it was exciting. What if I made the wrong choice and I missed out on an entirely different experience at a different school? I wanted someone else to decide for me so I didn’t have to think about it. My whole mindset … Continue reading Worrying About the “What If?”

Life is about the moments that matter

I figured out a while ago that I should spend my life solving problems and so I’m pursuing engineering. While engineering isn’t easy, many pursue it in hopes of entering their field of work right after college. That was me, for like the first week of my freshman year. I quickly figured out, though, that … Continue reading Life is about the moments that matter

Campus in a Summer State of Mind

When your parents first drop you off at Hope, it is hard to imagine that you might not want to go back to “home sweet home” next summer. Holland is an enjoyable city to be in from Fall to Spring, but summertime is prime time for this beach town. Locals will tell you that Hope students are truly … Continue reading Campus in a Summer State of Mind

Live Where You Learn

Picture it: You are a high school graduate ready to make “the big move” to become a college student with a college life, on a college campus, in college housing. You are ready to start a new chapter where independence and learning are your new way of life. You are ready! And you know what? … Continue reading Live Where You Learn

A Liberal Arts Education

Going into the college search, there were a lot of things I didn’t know. There seemed to be a whole new vocabulary of words and terms that applied to college that I didn’t have prior knowledge of. One of those terms was liberal arts. From the word itself and how it was used I began … Continue reading A Liberal Arts Education