The mission of our programs is to prepare students to ask and answer scientific questions that nobody has even thought of yet. Our graduates need to be able to learn new scientific information from primary sources, formulate and ask smart scientific questions, interpret the answers nature gives to those questions, and communicate the results to others in effective ways.


Grinnellians led conference sessions and earned awards at STEM-focused conference.

Students, faculty, and staff in chemistry, physics and psychology engage children and families during county-wide STEM festival.