Upcoming Events

Jan. 23, 2018
Martin Luther King Jr., Day Commemoration

7 p.m. Rosenfield Center, Room 101
Listening Event
Speech delivered by Martin Luther King, Jr.
October 1967 at Grinnell College

8 p.m.
Reflection and Reception

Feb. 8, 2018
Symposium: Environmental Degradation & Conflict

11 a.m.
Scholars’ Convocation
Sherri Goodman, Senior Advisor for International Security, The Center for Climate and Security, Our Responsibility to Prepare

4 p.m.
Lisa Dale, The Earth Institute, Columbia University

5:30 p.m.
The public is invited to engage with symposium participants during a buffet dinner.
No charge or RSVP necessary.

6:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion: Both Sides Now
Facilitator: Brandi Janssen, University of Iowa

  • Mark Kennett, Local Agriculturalist
  • Bill Stowe, CEO and General Manager, Des Moines Water Works
  • Roger Wolf, Director of Environmental Programs & Services, Iowa Soybean Association

Feb. 16

J. Ann Selzer, nationally renowned pollster based in Des Moines.
co-sponsored by the Wilson Program, Poli-Sci, and Statistics.

Feb. 22
Education Symposium

Sponsored and organized by CLS Education Professions Community, under the leadership of Dan Covino ’10. Cosponsored by the Rosenfield Program, Development and Alumni Relations, and the Department of Political Science.

Rachel Moskowitz (‘06) Alumni Scholar Lecture “Politics of Urban Education” Rosenfield Center, Room 101

4 p.m.
Alumni Panel. Rosenfield Center, Room 101

7:30 p.m.
Keynote address by Nikole Hannah-Jones, The New York Times Harris Center Cinema,

Videos of Past Events

  • Constitution Day
  • Greg Thielmann '72

Past Events

2016-17 Rosenfield Program Events
2015–16 Rosenfield Program Events
2014–15 Rosenfield Program Events
2013–14 Rosenfield Program Events
2012–13 Rosenfield Program Events
2011–12 Rosenfield Program Events
2010–11 Rosenfield Program Events
2009–10 Rosenfield Program Events
2008–09 Rosenfield Program Events
2007–08 Rosenfield Program Events
2006–07 Rosenfield Program Events
2005–06 Rosenfield Program Events
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2002–03 Rosenfield Program Events
2001–02 Rosenfield Program Events
2000–01 Rosenfield Program Events
Fall 1989 – Spring 2000 Rosenfield Program Events
Fall 1987 – Spring 1989 Rosenfield Program Events


Ebola, the World Health Organization, and the Chances of Reform
Counterinsurgency and the Future of Afghanistan
What Time is it?: An Afternoon with Civil Rights Pioneer Grace Lee Boggs
Grinnell Minute with Wadzanai Motsi '12
The Media: Changes and Challenges
Morris Dees, 2011 Innovator for Social Justice Prize Symposium keynote
The Business of Human Trafficking
The Truth About Domestic Sex Trafficking and How it Affects You
Human Trafficking: Jose Moya, A Historical and Global Perspective
Human Trafficking Panel Discussion
Martin Luther King, Jr. and the "Beloved Campus"