Town Hall Meetings

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Grinnell is a place for thoughtful dialogue on complex issues. In fact, we thrive on it. Four times during the academic year the campus comes together to examine the aspects of our community and culture we care about most. It's one way we can all contribute to making Grinnell a...

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Read highlights of past town hall meetings. 2014-15 November 13, 2014: Sustainability September 30, 2014: Disability and Accessibility 2013-14 April 24, 2014: Work-Life Balance February 25, 2014: Diversity Nov. 13, 2013: Technology and Learning September 24, 2013: Harm Reduction...

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Following is a brief summary of the Town Hall meetings on work-life balance, held Wednesday, April 24. Attendance was strong — around 100 at noon, and about 60 at night. Your support and participation is truly appreciated. Thank you to Jim Reische, Opeyemi Awe ’15, and others...
(Updated as of March 14, 2014)Following is a brief summary of the Town Hall meetings on diversity, held Tuesday, Feb. 25. Attendance was strong — around 100 at noon, and about 70 at night. Your support and participation is truly appreciated.  Thank you to Randy Stiles, Poonam...
Nov. 13, 2013: Technology and Learning The latest Town Hall sessions were held Nov. 13, 2013, with discussion focusing on Technology and Learning.  The noon session nearly filled JRC 101. The evening gathering drew about half that many. Among the points discussed by President...
Following is a brief summary of the Town Hall meetings on sustainability, held Thursday, Nov. 13. More than 70 people attended the noon session and around 40 came to the evening session. Your support and participation is truly appreciated.  Thank you to Liz Queathem, Chris Bair...
We needed to talk… and listen. So we did! Following is a brief summary of the first campus Town Halls of the year, held this Tuesday, September 24. The meetings were a big success. Attendance was strong: 150+ at noon, about 110 at night. Your support and participation is truly...
Following is a brief summary of the Town Hall meetings on disability and accessibility, held Sept. 30, 2014. Attendance was strong — around 70 at noon, and about 60 at night. Your support and participation is truly appreciated.  Thank you to Joyce Stern, Autumn Wilke, President ...
On behalf of the Town Hall planning committee, this is a reminder to please join us on Tuesday, February 25 for the Town Hall sessions on diversity at noon and 7:30 PM. The discussions will be hosted by members of the Council on Diversity & Inclusion and SGA. The noon...
On behalf of the Town Hall planning committee, this is an invitation to please join us on Wednesday, April 23 for the Town Hall sessions at noon and 7:30 p.m. at the JRC. The topic and additional details will be posted here as available.