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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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Nakamura named to All-MWC First Team for 4th year in a row

Fri, 2013-01-04 02:24 | By Anonymous (not verified)


For the fourth time in her career, Grinnell College women's soccer player Miki Nakamura '10 (left) has been named to the All-Midwest Conference First Team.

Nakamura, a midfielder/forward from Honolulu, Hawaii (Kamehameha), finished among the Pioneers' all-time leaders in points (127), goals (49) and assists (29). This season, she tied a MWC and program record for assists in a game with five in a win over Illinois College. She finished 2009 with six goals, eight assists and 20 points.

Grinnell track and field teams earn All-Academic honors

Fri, 2013-01-04 02:24 | By Anonymous (not verified)

The Grinnell College men's and women's track and field squads were named 2009 Division III All-Academic Teams by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.Fifty-one men's programs and 100 women's teams earned the honor, which is given to squads with a cumulative grade point average of 3.100 or higher. Grinnell's men had a 3.374 GPA and the women a 3.440.

Jaworski named MWC Men's Soccer Coach of the Year, 3 Pioneers on All-MWC First Team

Fri, 2013-01-04 02:24 | By Anonymous (not verified)

The Grinnell College men's soccer team enjoyed a historic season in 2009, and that success has been reflected by the All-Midwest Conference selections.

Brian Jaworski has been named MWC Coach of the Year, and Pioneers Alex Exarhos '10, JP Prouty '10 and Andrew Stephenson '10 have all been named to the All-MWC First Team in voting by the league's coaches.

Under Jaworski's guidance, Grinnell qualified for the NCAA Division III National Tournament for the first time in school history.