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As an academic library, we rely heavily on our Student Assistants to help with many tasks such as processing and shelving library materials, and staffing public service desks at Burling, Kistle, the Listening Room and Special Collections/Archives. Our Library Student Assistants...
This document serves as the official response to the Student Conduct Program review during the 2010-11 academic year.
The review team's final report on the student conduct program and the student activities/campus center operations department.  Completed spring 2011.
This first document (Part I) is the short version of the Student Conduct Program self-study conducted in the fall of 2010.
This second document (Part II) is the completed Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education Self-Assessment Guide for Student Conduct Programs that was completed in the fall of 2010.

Art Catalog

As part of the Exhibition Seminar course offered at Grinnell College, fourteen students worked with guest curator Victoria Rovine to organize the exhibit and write the catalog. The catalog provides information on sculptures, masks, drums, and other objects from the college's...
Curious about the state of modern sculpture, and specifically organic forms in sculpture, this exhibition invites exploration into a transformation of forms. Curator Lesley Wright writes in the introduction, Nature persists but in various states depending on the particular human...
Inspired by the end of the Soviet occupation in 1994, Kay Wilson, Curator of the Print and Drawing Study Room, and John Mohan, Professor of Russian, traveled to Estonia to discover art that reflected major social and political change. They found art inspired by Estonian history...
Catalog for the exhibition From the Book Forest: Commercial Publishing in Late Imperial China, featuring works from the C.V. Starr East Asian Library, University of California, Berkeley. With an essay by Deborah Rudolph, Guest Curator.
Curated by ten students and Assoc. Professor of Art Tim Chasson, this catalog is the product of a semester-long seminar culminating in a four-week exhibition. The catalog includes seven essays by the student curators, a checklist of the exhibition, and a selected bibliography....
For Phoebe Washburn's Faulconer Gallery installation in the summer of 2003, she recycled pieces used from a previous installation. Washburn created a 14-foot tall and 95-foot long curved wall using only small cardboard pieces, drywall screws, and the help of volunteers. To...
Curated by Robert Coffland and Donald Doe. Essays by Donald Doe and Robert Coffland, artist biographies, and bibliography. Two full-page photographs of each basket.
Curated by twelve students and Assoc. Professor fo Art, Susan Strauber, this catalog is the product of a semester-long seminar culminating in a four-week exhibition. The catalog includes eight essays by the student curators, a timeline of Goya's life and current events, and a...
Curated by Kay Wilson and Aziz Daki. Art in a variety of media by Hicham Benahoud, Hassan Darsi, Abdelali Dahrouch, Safaa Erruas, Mohamed El baz, Mounir Fatmi, and Ikram Kabbaj, exploring social, cultural and political themes of our times. Essays by Kay Wilson, Aziz Daki, and...
With 100 images from the 15th to the 21st century, this exhibition and catalog is a comprehensive view of the Castelvecchio's collection. Color reproductions of all 100 images and artist and drawing biographies accompany the images.
Year:  2004 Price:  $22 Dimensions:  8.5 x 11 in., 84 pp Essays by Pamela Franks and Dave Williams, interview with the artist by Saadi A. Simawe. Checklist, biography, chronology, 41 color plates, 6 bl/wh photographs of the artist.  
Year:  2001 Price:  $11 Dimensions:  7 x 8.5 in., 42 pp Written and organized by Emil Stamey '01, this catalog represents one of the few comprehensive examinations Gross-Bettelheim. The exhibition was held in Grinnell College's Print and Drawing Study Room. Essays include:...
Combining traditional printmaking techniques with unique paper shapes, stamping and collage, Achepohl creates layered images that have an even more powerful effect in their unique installation. Achepohl, professor of printmaking at the University of Iowa, sees himself not only...
Hardcover catalog produced by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, text by Richard Shone. Philip and Janice Levin assembled a remarkable collection, primarily of paintings but also of works on paper and small bronzes, all by French artists or artists working in France between 1840 -...

Art Exhibition

Curated by Florence Fearrington Modern museums and art galleries have their origins in late Renaissance European private collections of artifacts gathered for study and admiration. This exhibition documents this fascinating intersection of science and art, and explores the shift...
Over the past several years, Michigan-born artist Sandow Birk has turned his interest and extensive travels in the Islamic world into a project to transcribe by hand an English-translated text of the 114 suras, or chapters, of the Qur'an. While adhering to traditional guidelines...
Pop-up exhibition in the Faulconer Gallery through March 13  It feels quite appropriate for the new Grinnell Artist in Residence Program (GARP)* to invite Detroit-native Scott Hocking as one of the first residents, on the basis of his attention and dedication to place and...
Curated by Emily Stamey '01 Shopping carts, candy wrappers, grocery lists, paper bags, milk bottles, and cereal boxes—these ordinary, often overlooked items, emerge as objects for artistic investigation in Stocked: Contemporary Art from the Grocery Aisles. This exhibition...

External News

Program unites area college libraries Drake University announced recently the Central Iowa Collaborative Collections Initiative (CI-CCI), partnering with Grinnell College, Grand View University, Central College and Simpson College. The initiative, as outlined in the formal...

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At the center of a Grinnell education is intensive mentoring of students by the faculty. This mentoring begins in the First-Year Tutorial, the only required course at Grinnell College. While faculty members from all academic departments teach the tutorial and their topics vary...
Bucksbaum Center for the Arts and the Faulconer Gallery History The Bucksbaum Center for the Arts (BCA) was built in 1999 to consolidate Grinnell’s art, music, and theatre departments under one roof. The building incorporates two structures, each designed by internationally...
Founded in 1846, Grinnell College is a private, coed, residential liberal arts and sciences college located in Grinnell, Iowa. We confer bachelor of arts degrees in 26 major fields and offer individualized curriculum planning and advising. Independent majors are possible....
Forms and Information of Interest: Email Accounts Payable: acctspay[at]grinnell[dot]edu Currency Converter A link to a currency converter is available by clicking on the text "currency converter". ACH Payment Authorization Forms Accounts Payable ACH Faculty/Staff Sign Up Form...
Grinnell College Alternative Break (GCAB) is a student-run organization that offers students the opportunity to travel as members of a fun, safe, and intentional service community during their Fall and Spring breaks. By living and working in the communities they serve, students...
How the CLS Can Assist Grinnell College Alumni Do you need guidance in dealing with a career change? The CLS can help! We can provide you with assistance on your resume, direct you toward job search resources, and even help you with career exploration and the application process...
2012-13 Course Schedule Fall 2012 Fall 2012 ScheduleSpecial and Variable Topic Course DescriptionsFall 2012 Final Exam ScheduleShort Course Information Spring 2013 Spring 2013 ScheduleSpecial and Variable Topic Course DescriptionsSpring 2013 Final Exam ScheduleShort Course...
If you take good care of your mind and body, your mind and body will take great care of you!  This does not have to involve a lot of time or energy on your part.  Taking good care of yourself really just means identifying the personal balance you need among work, sleep, play,...
All College housing (residence halls and College-owned houses) open and close according to the following schedule: Fall '12 Semester New Students - Residence halls open at 8:00 a.m. Saturday, August 25. Fall '12 Semester Returning Students Residence halls and houses open...
Clery Annual Disclosure Reports Grinnell Campus Grinnell College Annual Clery Report Grinnell College Statistical Report 2012 Grinnell College Statistical Report 2011 Grinnell College Statistical Report 2010   Grinnell-in-London Grinnell-In-London College Annual Clery Report...
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Your care at Student Health and Counseling Services (SHACS) will be confidential.  We will neither acknowledge to others that you are a client here nor discuss your treatment here without your permission. There are some limits to confidentiality, but they occur only in extreme...
Student Health and Counseling Services (SHACS) is dedicated to providing Grinnell College students with the highest quality of care and to protecting the privacy of student information.  For these reasons, we prefer not to use email to communicate with our clients.  We use email...
Upcoming Events Faulconer Arts Outreach in the Parks  The Faulconer Gallery is offering free hands-on art activities for kids & families in area parks. Enjoy ceramics, painting, drawing, collage, truck glittering, sculpture and more! No registration necessary. For more...
The Faulconer Gallery presents exhibitions of regional, national, and international artists throughout the year in 7,420 square feet of state-of-the-art exhibition space at the heart of the Bucksbaum Center for the Arts. Exhibitions in the Print and Drawing Study Room and...
On the Prize Background History of the Grinnell Prize The Grinnell College Young Innovator for Social Justice Prize, or the Grinnell Prize, directly reflects Grinnell’s historic mission to educate men and women “who are prepared in life and work to use their knowledge and their...
Federal Verification Please note: The instructions and forms on this page are only required if you have been notified that your FAFSA has been selected for verification. Approximately one-third of FAFSAs filed each year are selected for Federal Verification. Verification is the...
2014-2015 Comprehensive Fee Tuition $45,217 Room $5,152 Full Meal Plan (see Meal Options) $5,845 Student Activity Fee $403 Total Comprehensive Fee $56,617  The college reserves the right to increase the rates charged with due notice. Payment of Fees An...
The staff of the Cashier Office has collected some of the common questions and listed them with our answers below. Do I have to enroll in the college health insurance plan? All students are required to carry health insurance. All students are billed $1,432 for the insurance on...
RSS is a system that was designed to notify people when content is added to a blog or other Web site. It is now used by over 18,000 journals to notify readers when new issues are published. This video provides a "plain English" introduction to RSS. To use RSS, you need two...
The Grinnell College Art Collection began with 28 etchings given in honor of Maude Little Macy (1845-1926) and $1,200 raised for the purchase of art during the endowment campaign of 1908. Since then, gifts, bequests, and judicious purchases with endowed acquisition funds have...
Information Technology Assessment & Planning Committee February 2012 Information Technology Assessment & Planning Committee (ITAP) is charged to serve in an advisory role regarding campus information technology initiatives. The committee, chaired by the Director of ITS,...
Faculty Studies in Burling Library Eight small studies on the basement level of Burling Library are available to Grinnell College faculty for assignment on a one-semester, two-semester, or summer basis. Needs for which these studies are an appropriate form of faculty support...
Loans Grinnell awards educational loans primarily from the federal loan programs. These programs provide students and their parents with long-term, low-interest loans. Remember, a loan must be repaid. Federal Perkins Loan Long-term loan awarded to students who show exceptional...
Computer Training Grinnell College is an authorized testing center for Microsoft Office Specialist Certification. Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Grinnell College is an authorized Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Testing Center. If you are interested in...
REPORT OF A COMPREHENSIVEEVALUATION VISIT TO GRINNELL COLLEGEGrinnell, Iowa November 16-18, 1998 for theCommission on Institutions of Higher Education of theNorth Central Association of Colleges and Schools EVALUATION TEAM James W. Lyons, Ph.D., University Dean Emeritus of...
The Robert N. Noyce '49 Visiting Professorship in the Physical Sciences, Math, and Computer Science In June of 1998, Grinnell College received a generous gift from the Noyce family, whose purpose was to bring outstanding scholars and leaders to campus from the fields of physics...
Want to get a little more in depth about Office 365? Take a look at Microsoft's Office 365 for Education website or want to know more about Office 365 data security and privacy? Click here. Click here to read Grinnell's Microsoft Agreement.  Microsoft® Office 365 Announcement...
Opeyemi Awe '15, Student Intern with Challenging Heights, 2012 Opeyemi Awe '15, 2012 Grinnell Prize Student Intern Photographer:   Anne Geissinger   Opeyemi Awe '15 was awarded a GRINNELLINK internship to work with 2011 Grinnell Prize winner James Kofi Annan ...
Internships Internship information has moved, and a link is located in the menu on the left side of the page.   Externships Externship Program Overview What is an externship: *Externships vary in length, but usually last three to five days. They generally involve shadowing a...
Social Justice Student Organizations Social Justice Action Group Social Justice Action Group (SJAG) The Social Justice Action Group is committed to working directly towards peace, justice, and positive social change; which includes fighting hunger, promoting volunteerism, and...
Quick Links  -- Poster Printing Request form - Ready to print? Save a copy of your file in the PosterDropBox folder at \\Storage\Projects\PosterDropBox, use our webform to notify us. Need to schedule print time for a group of posters? Use our scheduling form to let us know in...
Grinnell, by the Numbers About 1,600 students 9:1 student/faculty ratio Over 500 course offerings every semester Most classes have fewer than 20 students 26 majors, 11 concentrations 3,000 internship opportunities in the United States and abroad Burling Library contains 1...
African Art at Grinnell College (1997) 11 x 7 in, 63 pp     Austin Thomas: Perches and Drawings (2006) 9.5 x 7 in., 88 pp     Diane Victor, Recent Work: Of Fables and Folly(2011) 10 x 6.25 in. 24 pp.                     Energy Inside (2001) 6.75 x 8.25 in...
In addition to providing students safe, comfortable living spaces, the residence halls at Grinnell College foster a sense of community, and provide a living and learning environment which complements their academic experience. Within these halls, Grinnellians learn to practice ...
Accessibility Mission Grinnell College promotes the full inclusion of individuals with disabilities as part of our commitment to creating a diverse, multicultural campus community. It is the policy of Grinnell to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section...
Holiday Calendars Statement of Religious ObservanceGrinnell College acknowledges and embraces the religious diversity of its faculty, students, and staff. Faculty and students share responsibility to support members of our community who observe religious holidays. Students will...
Grinnell College Policies Identify Theft Detection Policy Identify Theft Disclosure Statement (fillable) Whistleblower Policy Whistleblower Disclosure Statement Conflict of Interest Policy-Campus Conflict of Interest Disclosure Statement Grinnell College Travel Reimbursement ...
Resources for Students General Resources PioneerLink PioneerLink lists a variety of internships, on-campus career events, and jobs posted both directly to Grinnellstudents and a nationwide network of colleges and universities. Student User Instructions.pdf (PDF)PioneerLink...
The Grants Office has access to multiple resources for faculty seeking outside grant funding. We can help you identify potential funders for your research by using public and private databases, working with program officials to find out more about funding opportunities, and...
Facilities Management is responsible for the following projects and services throughout the Grinnell College campus: Capital Projects: Our goal is to complete all capital projects on schedule, within budget, per the drawings and specifications, and in compliance with all...
When Student Health and Counseling Services (SHACS) is closed, health and mental health consultation and assistance are still available to you. Emergency Assistance Call Campus Safety and Security at 641-269-4600.  Depending on the urgency of your situation, the Residence Life...
Taxpayer Relief Act The Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 (TRA97) introduced two new education tax credits: the Hope Scholarship Credit and the Lifetime Learning Credit. These credits may help families offset the costs of higher education by reducing their income tax. To determine if...
The Burling Media Room, located on the lower level of Burling Library, houses a collection of nearly 7000 documentary and feature films in DVD, VHS and Blu-ray formats as well as a collection of over 22,000 audio recordings primarily in compact disc format.   The facilities...
Introduction Profound changes in the information environment within which learning and scholarship take place have challenged academic libraries everywhere, including ours. Teaching has become a more intensive, engaged activity for librarians, as the information environment...
Reflections on Accessibility 2012 "Reflections on Accessibility" is a video showing a snapshot of the College's progress in making the the campus accessible. Produced by the Accessibility Committee, it features three students (Patrick Comparin '12, Claire Forest  '13,and Jen...
2013 Grinnell Prize Winners   Emily Arnold-Fernández and Asylum Access Video of 2013 Grinnell Prize: Emily Arnold-Fernández, Asylum Access Of the world’s 16 million refugees, less than one percent of refugees find refuge in North America, Europe or Australia. The vast...
WINTER BREAK STUDENT HOUSING College-owned housing is closed during winter break.  Students must vacate College-owned residence halls and houses according to the date and time scheduled by the College, unless sponsored for Winter Break Student Status (WBSS). WBSS means students...
WINTER BREAK STUDENT HOUSING College-owned housing is closed during winter break.  Students must vacate College-owned residence halls and houses according to the date and time scheduled by the College, unless sponsored for Winter Break Student Status (WBSS). WBSS means students...
WINTER BREAK STUDENT HOUSING College-owned housing is closed during winter break.  Students must vacate College-owned residence halls and houses according to the date and time scheduled by the College, unless sponsored for Winter Break Student Status (WBSS). WBSS means students...

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  With our new discovery tool 3Search, you can now explore 3 sets of resources at the same time: Grinnell's Collections (including the library catalog, Digital Grinnell, and the College's archives and manuscript collections), WorldCat, and More than 20 article databases from...
Campus Safety and Security and law enforcement, fire, and medical officials will take part in a drill involving an "active shooter" from 8 a.m.-noon June 17 and June 24 at Rathje Residence Hall. Police will fire simulated rounds, causing loud noise. Participants will wear orange...
Grinnell, Iowa – Sister Helen Prejean—the Roman Catholic nun whose efforts to abolish the death penalty inspired the Oscar-winning film Dead Man Walking—will present the keynote speech at the Grinnell Prize awards ceremony on Tuesday, Nov. 5, at 4:15 p.m. in Herrick Chapel at...
Burling Library's Listening Room is set to undergo a major renovation beginning this summer (see periodic updates at http://listenroomren.wordpress.com/). Plans are in place to expand the room so that library patrons can have direct access to most of the collection of over 20,...
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Phone:   6419904282 Email:   reischej[at]grinnell[dot]edu NOTE: This story was updated at 4:05 PM on Monday, May 13, 2013, to reflect the fact that Dorje Gurung arrived in Nepal.  Last week Dorje Gurung, a Grinnell College graduate from the Class of 1994, was...
>> PRESIDENT KINGTON: Good Evening. As President of Grinnell College I am pleased to welcome you to the presentation of the 2012 Grinnell College Young Innovator for Social Justice Prize Winners. The Grinnell Prize honors individuals under the age of 40, who have...
Jerry Greenfield delivers the keynote speech at the Grinnell Prize Symposium in November 2012. Credit: Blur MediaWorks >>SARAH PURCELL: So it is my real privilege to introduce Jerry Greenfield this afternoon. I first met Jerry when he was here for the commencement of his...
    Peer mentoring has been part of Grinnell classrooms for decades. Now, a $250,000 grant from Arthur Vining Davis Foundations will help the College deepen and expand its programs over the next four years. The funds, says grant writer Susan Ferrari, will go toward evaluating...
Jeffrey Kripal — a prominent religious scholar who also has written about mutants, mystics, comic book superheroes and the paranormal — will deliver two lectures on Wednesday, Dec. 4. Scholars’ Convocation: “Authors of the Impossible: How to Think About the Paranormal”Noon,...
  Issue:   Summer 2007 Author:   Mark Baechtel When Grinnell's English department brought Ralph Savarese to Iowa six years ago from Florida, he saw it as a chance to nourish a range of interests that -- to an outsider, at least -- looks not only exhaustive, but...
While we were spending a lot of time on the back-end of our web management, our site grew, organically, freely, and not necessarily coherently. So we decided to take the next, long overdue step: to look what the actual user experience. Normally, people are scared of the audits...
Posted by: Raynard S. Kington I want to do everything I can to ensure good communication on campus. My first choice is always to meet and talk with you all in person, with time for some questions on your part and some listening on my part. But I realize 1) we can’t always do...
Ambassador Kelly will be presenting an Information Session on Monday, November 4th at 12:15 p.m. in JRC 209. Ian C. Kelly, Diplomat in Residence for the Midwest, was most recently (from March 2010 to September 2013) the U.S. Ambassador to the Organization for Security and...

News Release

Grinnell, Iowa -- Houston Dougharty, vice president for student affairs at Grinnell College, was honored earlier this month at the regional meeting of the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators. The organization recognized Dougharty for Outstanding Performance...
The Grinnell College Board of Trustees recently approved the promotion of faculty members to new ranks for the 2013-14 academic year. Awarded tenure: Jeffrey Jonkman (associate professor of mathematics and statistics). Promoted to associate professor with tenure: Paul Hutchison...
Grinnell College today announced the creation of a $300,000 annual prize program to honor individuals under the age of 40 who have demonstrated leadership in their fields and who show creativity, commitment and extraordinary accomplishment in effecting positive social change....

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In the past year we made three improvements: We hired a full-time person <helpdesk[at]grinnell[dot]edu> to attend solely to classroom technology issues. We standardized classroom equipment so that students and professors do not have to learn the nuances of many different...

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Please read through all of the event hosting guidelines before fully completing the Alcohol Agreement application below. Alcohol agreements must be completed by 5pm on the Friday one full week prior to the event. Upon receiving a completed Alcohol Agreement application, the...
The Commencement Committee requests your input for some important commencement weekend activities. Baccalaureate is a serious, student-organized activity held on the Sunday of Commencement Weekend. It features faculty speakers, student speakers, words from the President, and the...
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Grinnell Corps Applications Selection Process Timeline DEADLINE FOR REOPENED SEARCH FOR GRINNELL CORPS: GRINNELL IS MONDAY, APRIL 7 AT 5:00 PM DEADLINE FOR REOPENED SEARCH FOR GRINNELL CORPS: NEW ORLEANS IS MONDAY, APRIL 21 AT 5:00PM Monday, February 3, 2014: Completed...
This form will allow you to submit events and announcements to the Campus Memo. Please read each section closely to ensure your message is submitted properly. Deadline for submissions is 5 p.m. each Thursday to allow time for layout and editing. Late submissions may be delayed....
  (1921-2009) Ralph A. Luebben spent most of his academic career at Grinnell College, where he was the College's first full-time anthropologist and the first chair of the independent Department of Anthropology. Starting in 1957, Luebben enthralled students for nearly four...
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The Student Activity Fund is administered through the Office of Student Affairs. This fund has beenestablished to support student initiated events and activities. The fund is intended to provide students withanother avenue to acquire funds to produce an event/activity, travel to...