Intercultural Engagement and Leadership provides support to students of color and first generation college students to help them succeed academically and personally at Grinnell College, a rigorous liberal arts college. The major objective of Intercultural Engagement is to help every domestic student of color and first generation student proudly receive a Grinnell College diploma. The Intercultural partnerships center on advising, programming, and the utilization of academic resources to build student  success and intellectual capital.


The Peer Connections Pre-Orientation Program helps historically under-represented students get a sneak peek of life on campus.

Iowa State Representative Ako Abdul-Samad discusses “Real Conversation, Removing the Mask.”