Faithful. Welcoming. Transformational.

Faithful. Welcoming. Transformational.

快猫短视频 is a four-year liberal arts college where academic excellence and vibrant Christian faith join together in a supportive and welcoming community in downtown Holland, Michigan. This rare combination of deep roots and rigorous preparation equips our students to live faithfully into their vocations and make a difference in the world.

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Mentoring a New Generation of Jazz Musicians

Equally at home in jazz, pop, blues, R&B and Latin genres, Robert Shipley is widely regarded as one of the most versatile, accomplished drummers of his era. So, let鈥檚 all ask the question in unison, shall we? How did this guy come to 快猫短视频 in serene Holland, Michigan, where he directs the jazz studies program?

Anchors of Hope: Honoring Hope鈥檚 Newest Faculty Retirees

For a combined 205 years, eight faculty retirees have embodied and helped realize the vision of transforming tomorrow by shaping young lives today.

Biologist Thomas Bultman Receives Fulbright Award

Dr. Thomas Bultman, professor emeritus of biology at 快猫短视频, has received a Fulbright-University of Turku Scholar Award to conduct research in Finland that he hopes will one day enhance food security around the world.

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Growing in Generosity

A talent show encouraged Hope Forward students to give to what they love on campus. Almost three-quarters of Hope Forward students made a donation on Day of Giving. In comparison, 2% of students who are not part of the Hope Forward program made a gift on Day of Giving.

What Is Truth?

鈥淎s an institution, we believe in truth, simple as that,鈥 said President Matt Scogin 鈥02 at 快猫短视频鈥檚 2023 Critical Issues Symposium. 鈥淣ot only that, we believe in a God who personifies truth. Jesus has this stunning line, this world-changing line, where he says, 鈥業 am truth.鈥 He doesn鈥檛 say, 鈥業鈥檒l show you where to find truth鈥; he says, 鈥業 am truth.鈥欌

Want to make college more affordable?

Stop handing out student loans, writes President Matt Scogin in USA Today. With no limits on the amount students could borrow, colleges and universities had a clear path to raise the sticker price of tuition year after year. At Hope, we鈥檙e working to change that.

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  1. campus life

    快猫短视频 to Hold Baccalaureate and Commencement on May 5

    Baccalaureate and Commencement for 快猫短视频鈥檚 Class of 2024 are scheduled for Sunday, May 5. Commencement will take place at 3 p.m. at Ray and Sue Smith Stadium, and Baccalaureate at 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. in Dimnent Memorial Chapel.

  2. campus life

    Anchors of Hope: Honoring Hope鈥檚 Eight Newest Faculty Retirees

    The words penned by the Rev. Albertus C. Van Raalte when establishing the Pioneer School from which Hope grew are among the college鈥檚 most foundational: education as an 鈥渁nchor of hope鈥 for the future. Through all the decades since, that promise has been shepherded by generations of faculty mentors who have not only been at Hope, but in a real sense have been and are Hope. Across campus 鈥 in the classroom, in the laboratory, on the stage, on the playing field and in countless ways between and beyond 鈥 for a combined 205 years, the eight faculty retirees honored here have embodied and helped realize the vision of transforming tomorrow by shaping young lives today.

  3. academics

    Nineteen Students to Present Research at National Conference

    A total of 19 快猫短视频 students will be presenting their collaborative faculty-student research during this year鈥檚 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR), being held on Monday-Wednesday, April 8-10, in Long Beach, California.


  1. Alumni Reception | Midwestern Psychological Association Conference


    Alumni Reception | Midwestern Psychological Association Conference
    The Palmer House
  2. Junior Day


    Junior Day
    Richard and Helen DeVos Fieldhouse
  3. Combined Choirs Concert


    Combined Choirs Concert
    Jack H. Miller Center for Musical Arts
  4. Hope Forward >>> Southeast Michigan


    Hope Forward >>> Southeast Michigan
    The Meeting House
  5. Milestone Weekend


    Milestone Weekend

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