Distinctiveness

Grinnell Science Project

The Grinnell Science Project is committed to developing the talents of all students interested in science and mathematics, especially those from groups underrepresented in the sciences -- students of color, first-generation college students, and women in physics, mathematics and computer science.

Sarah Labowitz '04 Urging Stakeholders to Ensure Sustainable Improvement in Bengali Workplace Safety

Workplace safety: Call for greater coordination among stakeholders

National and international stakeholders have been urged to forge a greater coordination among them to ensure sustainable improvement in workplace safety in Bangladesh.

The call emerged from a discussion in New York on Tuesday, according to a message received here Wednesday.

Media Source:
 Dhaka Tribune

When Asked if Colleges Should Be Judged by Graduates’ Pay, Parents of Grinnellians Responded

Should Colleges Be Judged by Graduates’ Pay?

September 18, 2013

To the Editor:

James B. Stewart's column noted that Grinnell College was rated 17th in the U.S. News rankings but was 366th in the PayScale ranking for midcareer median salary.

Media Source:
 New York Times

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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 abilities to serve the common good.”

Macy House

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.

 

Global Grinnell

"Grinnell put us together. This is the meeting place," says Serbian Kristina Duric '13. She and Californian Cynthia Amezcua '14 talk about international friendships, the global Grinnell family, and living abroad.

Meet Grinnell in a minute and a half, then go deeper with our latest videos (below) about the diverse facets of the Grinnell experience:

Project Houses

A Project House consists of students with a common interest and a desire to promote that interest to the campus community.
Three Project Houses are available
for the 2012-2013 Academic Year:

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