Claire spoke at Calvin University’s convocation, freshman orientation, and delivered her speech, The Gifts of Hindsight (1:13:20), at commencement.

As the 2020-2021 student body president, she presided over Student Senate weekly meetings, moderated the Student Senate presidential debate after participating in it just one year before, hosted town halls to hold university leaders accountable, sat on the panel of the student-produced documentary Journey to Sustainability and hosted a 300-person book discussion with Dr. Kristin Kobes Du Mez on Du Mez’s book, Jesus & John Wayne.

Before her presidency, she spoke at Calvin University’s annual board of trustees dinner, emceed two six-hour Dance Marathon fundraising events and participated in a pitch competition with a business model nobody wanted to invest in.