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Lecturer and Director of Forensic Activities & Club Sports

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)

I grew up in New Carlisle, a small town in Southwest Ohio, not far from the border with Indiana.

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Administrative Support Assistant

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)
I grew up on a farm in Rockwell City, Iowa.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?  
I like the students!

Where... See full profile

Residence Life Coordinator

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)
I grew up in Clermont, Iowa.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?
I am excited to learn more about the student... See full profile

Associate Chaplain and Rabbi

Campus responsibilities as Associate Chaplain and Rabbi:

Campus religious life and social justice awareness Promoting/ facilitating student groups and student religious life... See full profile
International Student Advisor

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)
I grew up in Kirksville, Missouri (another small Midwestern college town not too different from Grinnell) and have also lived in rural... See full profile

Rosenfield Center Receptionist

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)
I grew up in Malcom, Iowa.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?
I enjoy interacting with students from all over the... See full profile

Associate Vice President of Student Affairs

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)
I'm originally from Glidden, IA, a small farming town in the western part of the state.

What do you like best about Grinnell... See full profile

- Department Chair
Associate Dean and Director of International Student Affairs

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)     
I grew up in LeMars, Iowa.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?
I have dedicated my career to the small,... See full profile

Residence Life & Orientation Technical Assistant II

Where are you from? (Grew up – hometown?)
I am from Holstein, Iowa.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?
The smaller campus provides a true sense of a close... See full profile

Staff Nurse

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)

I grew up in Westminster, Maryland.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?  

I love providing medical care and... See full profile

Technical Assistant I

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)

I grew up in Iowa Falls, Iowa.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?

I enjoy building relationships with the... See full profile

Muslim Students Prayer Leader

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)
I grew up in Cairo, Egypt.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?
I like the rigorous academics.

Where did you... See full profile

Staff Counselor

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)               

I grew up in Red Oak, Iowa.  I currently live in Toledo, Iowa.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?   ... See full profile

Staff Nurse

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)
I grew up in Eagan, Minnesota.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?
I like the people!

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Wellness Director, Title IX Deputy for Prevention Assistant, Track & Field Coach

Where are you from? (Grew up – hometown?)

I am from Schaumburg, IL (suburbs of Chicago). Most of my extended family still lives in that area.

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Registered Nurse

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?) 

I grew up in Newton, Iowa. 

What do you like best about Grinnell College? 

The students are so interesting!

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Residence Life Coordinator for Haines, Loose, and Read
Where are you from? (Grew up – hometown?)

I was born in Waukeegan, IL because my dad was in the navy. I grew up and went to college in my hometown of Spartanburg, SC.

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Residence Life Coordinator for Clark, Gates, Langan, and Rawson
Where are you from?  

I grew up in Goochland, Virginia. 

What do you like best about Grinnell College?

I look forward to every interaction with members of the campus community. I... See full profile

Dean of Students
Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)

I grew up in a small town called St. Ansgar, IA which is in the north central part of Iowa near the Minnesota border. My immediate family is... See full profile

Staff Nurse
Where are you from? (Grew up - hometown?)

Newton [Iowa]

What do you like best about Grinnell College?

How welcoming everyone -- students & staff -- have been. Everyone has a... See full profile

Residence Life Coordinator for Younker, Smith, and Houses

Where are you from? (Grew up – hometown?)

I grew up in Mason City, Iowa.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?

I love Grinnell College because the students... See full profile

Residence Life Coordinator for Cleveland, James, and Main Halls
Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)

Bellevue, IA, a tiny town right on the Mississippi River.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?

I love seeing students so... See full profile

Assistant Director of Residence Life

Where are you from? (Grew up – hometown?) 
I have lived all over the United States, but I grew up and will always consider my home to be Union City, NJ. 

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Assistant Dean of Students and Director of Residence Life and Orientation

Where are you from?

I grew up in Des Moines, Iowa.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?

I love our campus. It’s visually stunning and has a healthy blend of... See full profile

Case Manager

Where are you from?

I grew up in the small town of Center Point, Iowa. The home of the Stormin Pointers. I am the oldest of five siblings and I love being able a part of a big... See full profile

Director of SHACS Operations

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?) 

My hometown is Clear Lake Iowa.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?

 I love the students and the diversity that... See full profile

Dean of Religious Life

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)

I grew up in Littlestown, Pennsylvania.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?

I like the bright and engaging... See full profile

Director of Campus Center Operations/Student Activities; Posse Mentor 2012-13 & 2013-14

Michael started working at Grinnell in July 1997. Within the division, he is responsible for advising SGA all-campus events (ACE), security relating to those events (ACE security), SGA... See full profile

International Student and Scholar Advisor

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?) 

I grew up in Brooklyn, Iowa.

What do you like best about Grinnell College? 

I really enjoy the variety of cultural... See full profile

Staff Counselor

Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)

I grew up in Northbrook, Illinois.

What do you like best about Grinnell College?

The students are amazing, they are... See full profile

Assistant Dean of Students and Director of Intercultural Affairs
Where are you from?  (Grew up – hometown?)

Owasso, Oklahoma

What do you like best about Grinnell College?

Grinnellians—students, staff, faculty, and alumni. Nowhere on earth will... See full profile