Play explores Emerson and Thoreau’s friendship and love of the natural world.
Grinnell College will host three outdoor performances of “Nature — A Walking Play” about Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau from Sept. 11-13 at the Conard Environmental Research Area (CERA).
TigerLion Arts will present the mythic telling of Emerson and Thoreau’s mutual love affair with the natural world. Grounded in the story of their friendship, the production offers a perspective on their lives that is strikingly relevant, richly complex, and yet utterly simple.
Advice from Grinnellians, for Grinnellians
Grab some free popcorn and enjoy old and new classics at the College’s Movies under the Stars nights.
Free Summer Astronomy Program offers sixth, seventh, and eighth-graders the opportunity to explore planets, stars, and galaxies.
Grinnell College hosts a free, daylong celebration of learning and discovery on Saturday, June 6.
Noted cartoonist and graphic memoirist Alison Bechdel, author of "Dykes to Watch Out For" and "Fun Home," speaks to campus noon Wednesday, April 8.
Author Kevin Gonzalez presents at 4:15 p.m. Monday, April 6.
2015 Student Research Symposium, April 6–9, includes keynote by NPR Science Correspondent Joe Palca on April 7.
Watch online as seven notable Grinnell alumni present at the TEDxGrinnell conference on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015.