Steven Duong

Steven Duong ’19 Receives $30,000 Thomas J. Watson Fellowship

Mar 16, 2019
Steven Duong ’19, a newly selected Thomas J. Watson Fellow, will travel to Malawi, China, Thailand, and Trinidad and Tobago in 2019-20 to write poetry and explore the world of freshwater fish.
Carlos Mendoza ’72

Alumnus Flips Colorado Farmland to Create Grinnell Biology Endowed Chair

Mar 14, 2019
In honor of his father, Denver-area cardiologist and farmer Carlos Mendoza ’72 will create the Dr. Guillermo Mendoza Endowed Chair in the biology department with a planned gift of $4.25 million.
Aimee Nezhukumatathil

Writers@Grinnell Welcomes Award Winning author, Aimee Nezhukumatathil, on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.

Mar 11, 2019
The Writers@Grinnell concludes this year’s series with award winning author, Aimee Nezhukumatathil.
Dan Reynolds and the cover of Postcards from Auschwitz

Dark Tourism? Travel to Sites of Holocaust Remembrance, Wed., March 13, 2019, at 4:15 pm, Burling Lounge

Mar 11, 2019
Dan Reynolds, Seth Richards Professor in Modern Languages, will present his reflections on visits to Holocaust memorials and museums, the topic of his recent book Postcards from Auschwitz: Holocaust Tourism and the Meaning of Remembrance.
The Grinnell Singers

The Grinnell Singers to Perform Concerts in 4 States During Spring Tour

Mar 11, 2019
The Grinnell Singers, the College's premier choir, will perform in five concerts during a spring concert tour of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, and Iowa from March 16-21.
Student passing arches in Gates Rawson Tower

Special Campus Memo: Task Force on Student Financial Support and Success

Mar 08, 2019
Grinnell College's Board of Trustees has appointed a Board Task Force on Student Financial Support and Success.
Monessa Cummins with student

Classics Professor Monessa Cummins Wins National Teaching Award

Mar 08, 2019
Monessa Cummins, of the Department of Classics, has received a national prize for her excellence in teaching and her dedication to serving as an expert, adviser, and mentor to students.
Euphor in concert

Old-Time String Band to Perform March 8-9

Mar 07, 2019
Euphor will play at a Contra Dance at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 8, in the Grinnell Arts Center. On Saturday, March 9, they will present a workshop from 1-3 p.m. in the Bucksbaum Center for the Arts, followed by a concert at 7:30 p.m. in Herrick Chapel
Sunny Yudkoff

Tubercular Vistas: Rewriting Thomas Mann in Hebrew

Mar 07, 2019
March 12-13, 2019, Sunny Yudkoff will present on the role played by tuberculosis in the life and writing of the Hebrew modernist David Vogel and also participate in an informal conversation, Jewish Studies Today, with students.
YGB Gospel Choir

Young, Gifted, and Black Gospel Choir to Tour East Coast and Ohio

Mar 07, 2019
The Young, Gifted, and Black Gospel Choir will travel to Maryland, Washington, D.C., and Ohio during the choir’s annual spring concert tour, performing two free concerts open to the public – one on Sunday, March 17, in Forestville, Maryland, and the second on Monday, March 18, in Washington, D.C.