Hall wellness coordinator Samantha Schwartz '14 advises students to practice gratitude.
Every new cohort of Grinnellians brings its unique perspectives, ideals, and experience to campus. Our values and our commitment to a great education are rock-solid, but our community evolves with each entering class.
Meet a few representatives from the Class of 2017, who are already beginning to make their own mark:
World Traveler Ayesha Mirzakhail from Chicago, IL
Benjamin Doehr ’15 spent his summer lighting up Frank N. Furter, Magenta, Brad, and Janet.
Career-planning checklist for first-year students
"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:
Grinnell’s student garden and local foods co-op connects students with the community.
Celebrate the bicentennial of Richard Wagner, German composer of some of the best-known operas of the 19th century.
American Studies students shine a light on the history of Josiah B. Grinnell.
August 5 - 9, 2013
Iowa Private College Week (IPCW) is a week-long program for independent Iowa colleges and universities to invite prospective students and their families from any state or region to explore their campuses. It's a great time for prospective students to learn about the academic and social opportunities offered, and to meet with faculty, coaches, students, and staff.