Groundbreaking author and transgender activist Janet Mock is the keynote speaker for Grinnell's Pride Week celebrations.
Internationally recognized human rights activist Richard Lapchick talks about the power of sport to address socioeconomic diversity.
Sixteen Grinnell students celebrate women in computing with attendees from 53 countries at Grace Hopper 2013.
Internationally respected professor and scientist Judith Klinman presents a Scholars’ Convocation—After Science, There’s Laundry.
Three international students raised in conflict—in Serbia, Rwanda, and Iraq—reflect on their experiences in a panel discussion.
New faculty put the study of history into dialogue with the wider world.
Our diverse and inclusive community isn't just a warm and welcoming place to spend four years — it is also an essential part of your education here. That is because we all benefit when we seek to understand different viewpoints.
No matter where you're from or what your background, our intentionally diverse, close-knit community creates friendships that will expand your horizons and could change your life.
Yakov Lurie joins Grinnell as the new Russian Language assistant.
"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 diverse and inclusive community isn’t just a warm and welcoming place to spend four years — it’s also an essential part of your education here. That’s because we all benefit when we seek to understand different viewpoints. Doing so requires us to examine, expand, and sometimes even challenge our own beliefs.
Finding your Place
Grinnellians are an eclectic bunch: