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Grinnell College is the winner of Ashoka U’s 2018 Innovation Award for Community Partnership for its SPARK Community-Based Innovation Challenge in an international competition.

 

Free festivities for all ages include a performance by a Congolese dance and drum company.

 

If you missed the 2018 Commencement ceremony, or just want to revisit the day, the full video is now available online.

 

The Admission and Financial Aid Center is under construction on Park Street, directly across from Alumni Recitation Hall (ARH). These images give you a...

 

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The Pioneer Bookshop will extend hours for the New Student Orientation Weekend.  

Friday 8:30 am - 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday 12:00 noon - 5:00 pm

Regular Hours are:
Monday - Friday 8:30am - 6pm
Saturday 9am - 4pm

The construction of the Humanities and Social Studies Complex (HSSC) continues on schedule.  The foundation and basement structure is nearly complete, with only the northeast corner left to finish. Many utility lines have been placed underneath the basement floor. Two of the four elevator shafts...