Hope College celebrated “One Big Weekend: Homecoming and Family Weekend” on Friday-Saturday,
Oct. 20-22, with multiple events open to the public in addition to activities for
alumni and the families of current students.
A work for organ and trumpet commissioned as a tribute to former Hope College President Dr. Gordon Van Wylen will be performed on Sunday, May 8, during a concert that is part of Holland’s May 7-15 Tulip Time Festival.
Dr. Chantal Rodriguez, who is associate dean of the David Geffen School of Drama at Yale University, will present the address “Teatro on the Picket Line: César Chávez, Luis Valdez, and the birth of Chicano Theater” as this year’s annual César Chávez Lecture at Hope College on Thursday, March 31, at 4 p.m. in Schaap Auditorium of the Jim and Martie Bultman Student Center.