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An alumna helps senior citizens’ dreams come true.

 

Using people’s Internet habits to make a difference.

 

Computer science majors use their skills to help local nonprofits.

 

A senior and his professor critically assess their First-Year Tutorial experience.

 

Posse scholar leaves city to discover his passion for research at Grinnell.

 

News

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...