Grinnell College Plans Installation Ceremony for Endowed Chairs, Professorships
11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017
Grinnell College faculty, staff, students, and the general public are invited to attend the College’s 2017 installation ceremony for endowed chairs, professorships, and staff at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 14, in Herrick Chapel, 1128 Park St., Grinnell.
This celebration provides a unique opportunity to honor current endowed professorships and celebrate the naming of four new designees:
- Shuchi Kapila, professor of English, assistant vice president for global education and senior international officer
- Elaine Marzluff, professor of chemistry, Breid-McFarland professor of science
- Daniel Reynolds, professor of German, Seth Richards professor in modern languages
- Erik Simpson, professor of English, Samuel R. and Marie-Louise Rosenthal professor of humanities
Speakers will include President Raynard S. Kington, Dean of the College Michael Latham, and the newly installed faculty.