The study of Spanish at Grinnell is an interdisciplinary immersion in Spanish-speaking cultures worldwide. You’ll live the language in class, at weekly tables and labs and special events, talk with visiting guests and scholars, and enjoy study-abroad and internship opportunities in Latin America and Spain. Related concentrations include Latin American studies, global development, linguistics, and Western European studies. Majors often pursue advanced degrees or careers in public health, social work, international relations, law, or bilingual education.



Ayala aims to earn a Master of Public Administration and influence education policy.

Hensli Rahn Solórzano, a musician and fiction writer from Venezuela and guest from the International Writing Program, will present in Spanish.