Left to right: Rande, Alicia, Ruby, Luz, Daniella, and Breana at the SACNAS Conference

Grinnell Students Attend SACNAS

May 06, 2020
In the fall of 2019, the Wilson Center for Innovation and Leadership sponsored five students to attend the annual Society for the Advancement of Chicnos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) conference.
Sage Kaplan-Goland '20 Using 3D printers to produce personal protective equipment at the MakerLab

College Students Using MakerLab to Make Needed Mask, Tools

May 04, 2020
Despite being closed to the public, Grinnell's maker lab (MLab) has kept its machines running to support the Grinnell community and central Iowa through the production of personal protective equipment (PPE) and PPE-making tools.
Clara Zioli '23 (left) Cristian Sales Garcia '22 (Center), (Caio not pictured)

Brazilian Students Attend BRASA Summit

Feb 17, 2020
BRASA Summit is a conference that gathers Brazilian college students studying outside their country and influential leaders to discuss some of the country’s main issues and to debate solutions.
Left to right: Shabana Gupta'22, Taylor Gaskins '20, Andrew Jopeck '22

SPARK Social Innovation Challenge

Jan 29, 2020
The annual community-based competition partners students and key players from the town of Grinnell in conceiving projects that address the community’s critical needs.
In the included photograph, Abyaya Lamsal ’19 is in the back row, center

Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing Conference

Dec 02, 2019
Attendees whose backgrounds, abilities, genders and orientations could not be more different come together there to explore their mutual passion for technology’s transformative possibilities.
Sarina Kopf '22 displays her sculpture

Kinetic Sculpture Challenge

Nov 06, 2019
Artists from the Grinnell community participated in the Kinetic Sculpture Challenge, collaborating on original artworks that incorporated motion as part of their effect.
Three students collaborate in HackGC 2019

Hacking for Social Justice

Jul 11, 2019
If your notions about computer hacking feature coders spreading anarchy and amassing Bitcoin fortunes with nefarious online exploits, then an event during the Spring 2019 semester might force you to rethink.
Jody Haymond presents at 2018 TEDxGrinnellCollege

TEDxGrinnellCollege Shines Light on Underpublicized Topics

Jul 03, 2019
Seven alumni speakers shed light on topics and ideas that don’t always take center stage during Grinnell College's 2018 TEDx, “Turn on the Light.”
Picture of all participants of the Institute by LeaderShape 2019

Institute by Leadershape 2019

Jul 03, 2019

If you were asked to name a good place for the next generation of future leaders to be forged, Boone, Iowa might not be your first choice. However, if you were to go by the testimony of a group of…

Nikunj Agrawal and three other participants at Impact Fellowship

Nikunj Agrawal ’20 at Impact Fellowship

Jun 19, 2019
Nikunj Agrawal ’20 was able to take part in Impact Fellowship, a program for students of computer science interested in social entrepreneurship, with funding from the Wilson Center.

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