Special Campus Memo: College Explains its Position on Student Union Expansion

Nov 12, 2018

Grinnellians are proud of our commitment to championing education, access, and social justice. Given our values, it might seem that unionization of all student work…

Monty Roper supervises a student with machinery at the maker lab

Maker Lab Transforms Ideas into Reality

Nov 11, 2018
Maker Lab is a collaborative makerspace equipped with a wide array of tools individuals and groups use to exercise their creativity, practice a craft, or prototype a product.

Special Campus Memo: Faculty/Staff Conduct During Union Campaign

Nov 09, 2018
As has been previously communicated, the National Labor Relations Board has ordered a secret ballot election to determine if student campus employment positions should be covered by a…

Special Campus Memo: BOT Reaffirms Need-blind Admission Policy Commitment

Nov 02, 2018
Dear Grinnellians,
Our distinctive academic community is enriched by a…

Special Campus Memo: Social Media and UGSDW

Nov 06, 2018

Administration has learned that some College employees are keeping up with the activities of the Union of Grinnell Student Dining Workers through social media sites such as Twitter and…

Special Campus Memo: UGSDW-NLRB Decision

Nov 06, 2018
On Oct. 8, the Union of Grinnell Student Dining Workers (UGSDW) filed a petition with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) requesting an election where all student workers could…

Special Campus Memo: BOT Grants Leadership Sabbatical

Nov 08, 2018
Dear Grinnellians,
As members of an academic community, you are familiar with sabbaticals, which generally allow, after several…
Brian Cavanagh-Strong ’09 on a beach

Symphony Concert to Feature World Premiere of Alumnus’s Orchestration

Nov 08, 2018
The Symphony Orchestra’s concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, in Sebring-Lewis Hall will feature the world premiere performance of the orchestral version of A Gardener, composed by Brian Cavanagh-Strong ’09.
Alexander Payne on a beach

Academy Award-Winner Alexander Payne to Speak on Thursday, Nov. 15

Nov 06, 2018
Academy Award-winning director, producer, and screenwriter Alexander Payne will speak at the Scholars’ Convocation Series at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, in Room 101 of the Joe Rosenfield ’25 Center.
David Shribman and Lawrence Goldman portraits

Discussion to Explore American Politics from Both Sides of the Atlantic

Nov 06, 2018
On the eve of the midterm elections, a renowned historian from the United Kingdom and a newspaper executive editor from Pittsburgh will share their views in a program titled, “From Both Sides of the Atlantic: A Conversation about American Politics.”