Singers of jazz group The Hot Sardines sit in a diner

The Hot Sardines to Perform Jazz Concert on Jan. 22

Jan 14, 2019
The Hot Sardines, featured at the Newport and Montreal jazz festivals, will perform classic jazz that feeds the heart and soul at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, in Herrick Chapel. The concert is free and open to the public.
Mithila Iyer

Embracing the Challenges of Independent Travel

Dec 21, 2018
Mithila Iyer ’19 used the Fischlowitz Travel Fellowship to travel across the country to observe and interact with minority theatre productions.
Alumni Award winner honored during the Alumni Reunion Assembly

Alumni Council Announces 2019 Grinnell Alumni Awards Recipients

Jan 09, 2019
The Grinnell College Alumni Council has selected 14 exceptional graduates to receive the 2019 Alumni Awards.
Detail of a branch and rope

Faulconer Gallery Features John Wilson’s Studies for a Lynching Mural

Jan 08, 2019
Faulconer Gallery and Yale University Art Gallery are collaborating on a traveling exhibition about John Wilson’s studies for a lynching mural to honor an important American artist and his commitment to social justice.
Scene from Adriana Lecouvreur opera

Live Streaming of Metropolitan Opera’s Adriana Lecouvreur Set for Jan. 12

Jan 08, 2019
The Metropolitan Opera’s new production of Adriana Lecouvreur, composed by Francesco Cilea, will be streamed beginning at noon on Saturday, Jan. 12, in the Harris Center Cinema.
Max Hill ’20 (left) and Stefanie Ochoa ’20 (right)

Gilman Scholarships Enable Two Students to Study Abroad

Jan 02, 2019
Stefanie Ochoa ’20 will study in Shanghai, China, and Max Hill ’20 will explore how cities work on four continents, thanks to the Gilman Scholarships they received to study abroad.
Image of loggia with text: Special Campus Memo

Special Campus Memo: Student Unionization Petition Withdrawal

Dec 21, 2018
Grinnell has been informed that the Regional Director of the National Labor Relations Board has 
Anne Harris

Anne Harris Appointed Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College

Dec 20, 2018
Anne Harris of DePauw University, who has over 20 years of experience in higher education, will join Grinnell as vice president for academic affairs and dean of the College.
Gates-Rawson tower

Statement Regarding Union Expansion

Dec 14, 2018
The College has not, and will not, oppose the union’s request to withdraw its petition. The College’s concern has always been about how the expansion of the student union could affect Grinnell’s distinctive culture and diminish educational opportunities for our students. We believe the actions we took to preserve our educational mission were in the best interests of the Grinnell College community.