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A guide to understanding "The Librarians"

The beliefs that "the pen is mightier than the sword" is especially true in TNT's new hit show "The Librarians" in which the world's fate is in the hands of three unique geniuses whose minds are their greatest weapon. The series is a multigenred, well-developed show that has been continually growing with each episode, but it isn't too late too start watching! Read more >>



Hope graduates win in U.S. House race

Alexander DuginFor a school of its size, Hope College seems to have a remarkable number of graduates who go on to have illustrious and influential careers. In no place is this more evident than in Capitol Hill, where to Hope graduates David Brat ('86), R-Virginia and U.S. Rep. John Moolenaar ('83), R-Midland were sworn in this month as members of the 114th Congress. Although Hope graduates have served in Congress in the past, this is the first time when two will be serving concurrently. Read more >>



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Dr. Moore delivers impressive MLK speech

MooreHope College's Black Student Union introduced keynote speaker Dr. Eddie Moore Jr. on Monday, Jan. 19. Moore's speech, "The Face of America is Changing. Are We Ready?" encouraged Hope students to be more in tune with their environment and, as a study body, to be ready to move out into the real world and interact with different people. Read more >>










"Jihad": A western misrepresentation of what is originally noble

Hope student Ohanes Khacherian ('15) provides insight on the meaning of the Islamic term "jihad" and how media is being used to break stereotypes. "As a citizen of Jordan... I have been taught in my school many times over about what it means to 'jihad'," he says, "there are two literal meanings of 'jihad' according to the official Arabic dictionary 'Al Waseet'. The first means fighting to defend your country and religion, and the other means struggle." . Read more >>



Calvin edges Hope in last seconds

Calvin College defeated Hope College by narrow margins last Saturday. The Dutch dropped their lead within the final three seconds of the game to end the scoring at 74-76. 2,570 people were in attendance at DeVos Fieldhouse to watch the two rivals battle it out for the win. The Hope/Calvin all-time series is now at 67-44 in favor of the Knights. Read more>>