The Robert P. & Joan Swierenga Family Website

Welcome to the Robert P. & Joan Swierenga Family website.
The site includes remembrances and stories about our family,
as well as career information about Dr. Robert P. Swierenga.

Dr. Robert Swierenga photo Distinguished Alumnus 2003
Calvin College Commencement

Family Histories
Jan, Robert (Bouwko), and John R. Swierenga
Anne (Andrew) Hoekstra
Paul Tuitman and Etta Swierenga
John Davids & Katherine (Kay) Swierenga
Henry R. Swierenga and Anna Dykstra
Lamburt Dykhuis Memoir
Personal memories about Robert and Grace Swierenga
Jan Boomker Family
Frank Doezema Family

Family Genealogy
Jan Swierenga 


Dr. Robert P. Swierenga
Abbreviated Curriculum Vita
Curriculum Vita
Publications (electronic text available)
Brief Biography
Robert P. Swierenga's reminiscences, Timothy Christian School 50th Reunion 1999
Photographs from special events
    "Holland, Michigan: From Dutch Colony to Dynamic City" book signing 2014
    "Dutch Chicago" and "Elim" book signing 2007
  Swierenga family 2007
  Hans Krabbendam's book publication ceremony 2006
  Calvin College Distinguished Alumni Award 2003 luncheon
  Distinguished Alumnus at Commencement 2003
  Commencement 2003 - family photos
  Chicago City Council Resolution 2002
Knighting Reception 2000
  Knighting - Order of the Netherlands Lion 2000
  Festschrift 2000
  Dutch American Experience Conference 2000
Professional Links of Interest
(external websites)
    Calvin College Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient (2003)
  Calvin College Commencement 2003
    A. C. Van Raalte Institute