Civil discourse is engagement in conversation intended to enhance understanding. Grinnell is a tight-knit community, and we like to come together to discuss issues that are important to everyone on campus. These conversations take place in and out of the classroom, in formal and informal settings, and all value free expression and thoughtful dialogue.


Letter to the Grinnell community sharing the draft framework to provide additional academic and personal support to underrepresented students.

Grinnell students, faculty, staff, and alumni:

After 14 years of working together, Grinnell College and the Posse Foundation are ending our relationship. Starting with the fall of 2017, no new Posse cohorts will enroll.