Remy Ferber ’14 talks about Grinnellians' commitment to excellence, service, and leadership.
Explore madness, treachery, murder, and revenge in Shakespeare’s Hamlet.
Students leading fall alt breaks overcome challenges to provide service and learning opportunities to their fellow students.
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Grinnell is a place where students take advantage of every opportunity they have, whether it’s attending one of the 500+ free annual events, performances, or symposia, participating in one of our 200+ student groups, making the most of our state-of-the-art athletic facilities, giving back with skill-enhancing service projects, or enjoying all-campus concerts, films, and social events organized entirely by students. At Grinnell, there is no end to what you can gain from — or bring to — our community.
Midwest Ultimate teams gather at Grinnell for popular annual Ultimate tournament.
Hall wellness coordinator Samantha Schwartz '14 advises students to practice gratitude.
"Students have a lot of influence on this campus," says Pooj Padmaraj '13."They're not just going to class." He talks about how his work as a campus concerts coordinator and his religious studies major are two parts of a holistic Grinnell experience in which academics and cocurriculars often complement and reinforce one another.
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: