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The College Moves Salisbury House Library Collection to Campus

Aug 30, 2019
The College has moved Salisbury House’s collection of nearly 5,000 rare books and historic documents to Burling Library’s climate-controlled Special Collections and Archives.
Alexandra Odom ’16 in front of a tree with autumn leaves

Talent Spotting

Jul 22, 2019
How the Mellon Mays program helps students do mentored research and confidently pursue their ideas.
Sam Nakahira

For the Love of Comics (and History)

May 15, 2019
How do you translate a 35-page research paper into a comic? Sam Nakahira ’19, a history major from California, wanted to find out.
E. Patrick Johnson

Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies Welcomes E. Patrick Johnson on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at 7 p.m.

Mar 06, 2019
Johnson's presentation, "The Beekeeper: Performing Southern Black Women who Love Women" will be held in the Humanities and Social Studies Center, Room S3325.
Elizabeth Prevost and Ralph Savarese

March 5 Herman Melville Meets Agatha Christie

Feb 22, 2019
At 4:15 pm on March 5 History Professor Elizabeth Prevost and English Professor Ralph Savarese will lead a discussion about the deceptively simple act of reading.

Ford Foundation Taps Grinnellian for Prestigious Fellowship

May 14, 2018
Joy Sales ʼ13 has been awarded a a highly-competitive 2018 Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship by the Fellowships Office of The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.

Associate Professor Ed Cohn Tests the Portrayal of "The Americans" Against Cold War History

Apr 01, 2018
Associate Professor of History Ed Cohn compares the show "The Americans" to the Cold War events it portrays in The Washington Post.

​Generous Thinking: The University and the Public Good​

Feb 19, 2018
Scholars' Convocation speaker Kathleen Fitzpatrick will give the convocation lecture at Grinnell College on March 1, 2018.

African American Music in the Fight for Civil Rights

Jan 29, 2018
Damani Phillips uses musical performances to illustrate influence of African American music on the Civil Rights movement.

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