Grinnell College is undergoing a process of defining our institutional identity. This process will help us better articulate Grinnell’s distinctive character in ways that will be meaningful and attractive to qualified applicants, while also remaining authentic to the College as it is known and loved by our students, faculty, staff, and alumni around the world.


Crane's institutional identity presentation and Review & Reflection Paper are now available.

Patti Crane will provide a framework and an overview of their Review & Reflection Paper, which summarizes Crane's deep study of everything Grinnell: their numerous individual and group conversations with faculty, staff, and students; phone interviews with Trustees, alumni, students, parents...