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Seniors Lane Atmore and Chase Booth receive award for postgraduate study and travel abroad.


The nationally known leadership summit creates spaces and promotes movements to help end and fight the institutional xenophobia that has plagued our nation throughout history. It promotes collaboration, inclusion, and mutual understanding between Americans and Chinese citizens.


Short course let students experience the 2016 presidential campaign up close.


Grinnell students learn how to transform violence and promote peace.


Tilly Woodward, curator of academic and community outreach, enjoys helping others learn about and create art.