Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012 11:37 am
GRINNELL, IA—Grinnell College seniors graduating mid-year will be honored in a private campus ceremony on Nov. 29. The 24 mid-year graduates will hear remarks from President Raynard S. Kington, M.D., Ph.D.; Vice-President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College Paula Smith; and Assistant Professor of Anthropology Brigittine M. French. Grinnell’s spring commencement is scheduled for May 23, 2011, when more than 350 seniors will graduate. Grinnell enrolls 1,600 students from all 50 states and from as many international countries in more than 26 major fields, interdisciplinary concentrations, and pre-professional programs. Approximately one-third of Grinnell students graduate with degrees in science; one-third with degrees in the humanities; and one-third with degrees in the social sciences. -30-