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Writers@Grinnell Welcomes John Garrison on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 at 8 p.m.

Nov 16, 2018
Book release celebration and Reading by Grinnell College English Professor, John Garrison, who will read from his newly published book, "Shakespeare and the Afterlife."
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Grinnell Students Attend Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing Conference

Nov 12, 2018

Computing is defining the current Digital Age and has the power to change the future. Ensuring that individuals from different backgrounds are able to contribute to the field fosters the exchange…

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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.

TEDxGrinnellCollege Announces Speaker Line-up for Nov. 3

Oct 31, 2018
TEDxGrinnellCollege takes place from 1-5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at Roberts Theatre in the Bucksbaum Center for the Arts.
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Grinnell’s Oldest Surviving Group Awards Six Scholarships

Oct 16, 2018

The Ladies Education Society (LES), founded in 1862, has awarded scholarships to six seniors on the basis of academic excellence, character, leadership, and financial need.


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Sociology Professor Susan Ferguson Receives National Award

Oct 11, 2018
Susan J. Ferguson, professor and chair of sociology, recently accepted a national honor from the American Sociological Association for her distinguished contributions to undergraduate sociology.
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Professor Harold Kasimow Presents Plaque to Pope Francis

Oct 04, 2018
Plaque highlights Kasimow’s new book about the response of diverse religious thinkers to the pope’s call for more interreligious dialogue.
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Writers@Grinnell Welcomes Ralph Savarese on Thurs. Nov. 8 at 8 p.m.

Sep 28, 2018
Book release celebration and Reading by Grinnell College English Professor, Ralph Savarese, who will read from his newly published book, "See It Feelingly: Classic Novels, Autistic Readers, and the Schooling of a No-Good English Professor."
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Writers@Grinnell - A Celebration of Global Creative Writing

Sep 28, 2018
Four internationally-acclaimed writers from Algeria, Ecuador, Russia, and Germany, will participate in conversation about what it means to be part of a global community of writers in times of geopolitical upheaval and disunity.

Grinnell Prize Week honors winner Mélanie Marcel, founder and CEO of SoScience

Sep 26, 2018
Grinnell Prize Week events explore issues of science, innovation, and social impact.