For more than 25 years, Robert Polidori, the noted architectural and editorial photographer, has been photographing historic sites around the world as diverse as the Castro regime's Havana, post-Katrina New Orleans, post-human Chernobyl, and the Palace of Versailles. This exhibition features 60 large-scale color photographs from these and other ongoing projects. A full-color, hardcover catalogue for the exhibition, co-published by the Faulconer Gallery and Steidl Publishers, Germany, is available.
A guerilla art project knits together a group of students, townspeople, and local alumni.
Join Intramural Sports
Staff, faculty (and their families) and students sign up for any of the following intramural sports this fall atGrinnell.athleague.com:
- Knockout tournament
- Indoor Soccer
- Badminton tournament
- Billiards tournament
- Foosball tournament
- Arena football
- Rock, paper, scissors tournament
If there are any questions please feel free to contact Tim Hammond.
2012 Grinnell Prize Winners
On Sept. 5, 2012, Grinnell College announced the winners of the 2012 Grinnell Prize. The Prize honors individuals under the age of 40 who have demonstrated leadership in their fields and show creativity, commitment, and extraordinary accomplishment in effecting positive social change.
The 2012 winners are:
PioneerWeb drop-in sessions
Thursday, 9/6/12, 2 pm to 4 pm
Thursday, 9/13/12, 2 pm to 4 pm
Thursday, 9/20/12, 2 pm to 4 pm
Thursday, 9/27/12, 2 pm to 4 pm
During these sessions we will answer individual's questions and demonstrate how to utilize PioneerWeb. Feel free to bring syllabi and other course materials to upload to PioneerWeb. Sign-up is not required.
Intro to Windows 7
2 pm to 3 pm
Instructor: Linda Ludwig
Family Night Out
Mark your calendar for Family Night Out, an initiative supported by the President's Office. On the Fri. evenings of Sept. 21, Oct. 12 and Nov. 9, student staff from the College Preschool and other student organizations will provide activities for children of faculty and staff who may in turn look forward to a night out. More details about the available times, locations and activities will follow in an upcoming Laurel Leaf.
Discover Grinnell Programs – September 21 and October 5
The Office of Admission is gearing up for our annual Discover Grinnell Programs on Friday, September 21 and Friday, October 5, 2012. These programs are designed for prospective students and their families to experience the Grinnell College community. We make every effort to present a thoughtful and comprehensive picture of the academic, co-curricular, and extracurricular opportunities available to our students.