As a Grinnell-in-London student, you take a semester of rigorous, engaging courses in theatre, English, history, politics, and more, delving into Britain’s rich culture in one of the world’s great cities. Alongside class meetings with Grinnell faculty you’ll immerse yourself at a local university, sometimes capping the week with a fieldtrip.


Avery Barnett near the College’s solar panels on the east side of campus.

The Flexibility of a Tech Studies Concentration

Avery Barnett ’21’s career interest in alternative energy technologies motivated her to add the Technology Studies concentration to her already full schedule as a physics major.
Gray Streetman in the Atlas Mountains

Relying on Your Language Skills

When you’re focused on language learning, immersing yourself in a culture on the other side of the globe can have profound effects on your education.
Isaac Ferber at the helm

Student Experiences Natural Wonders, National Tragedy in New Zealand

Isaac Ferber ’20 overcame many challenges during a voyage through New Zealand waters, but one of the toughest was coping with the terrorist attack in Christchurch.

Department Information


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Grinnell, IA 50112
United States

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