Donald L. Wilson Program in Enterprise and Leadership
Donald L. Wilson (1904-1986) Vice President of Lionel D. Edie and Company, Investment Counselors and Economics Consultants.; Life Trustee and benefactor of Grinnell College.
The Jesse Macy House at 1205 Park Street opened in spring 2008— a newly renovated home for many of the College's distinguished programs. The house brings together programs that regularly enrich the lives of Grinnellians by bringing special speakers and performers to campus, providing new and unusual research opportunities, and bridging the boundaries between academic disciplines.
Special topic course brings alumni to campus with case studies in innovation.
Liberal arts and entrepreneurship go hand-in-hand as Grinnellians create new fields.
Gain real-world experience, explore opportunities in business, government, and nonprofits, and learn from alumni. The Wilson Program supports interdisciplinary, discovery-mode liberal arts courses, funds mentored student internships in organizations throughout the world, and invites college alumni to return to campus to offer insights and salient experiences derived from creative careers and responsible leadership.