Robert P. Swierenga

Welcome to the Robert P. Swierenga website.
The site includes remembrances and stories about my family,
as well as information about my career.

Dr. Robert Swierenga photo
Bob Swierenga

Family Histories

Joan Boomker Swierenga - Obituary 2014
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 Wolters Boomker Family
Frank Doezema Family
Doezema Cottage at 90

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
Reasons for Writing the Holland History Book
Bob and Dianne's Wedding
  Bob and Dianne's Wedding Ceremony
  Bob and Dianne's Wedding - Bob's Family
  Bob and Dianne's Wedding - Dianne's Family
Photographs from special events
  History of Holland - Michigan Historical Society - Book of the Year Award, Sept 2014
  Presentation of History of Holland Book to the Holland City Council, Sept 2014
  "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