Anneke Walker Nagao ’87 selfie

Her Perfect Advice

Jan 10, 2019
“From the minute I was first introduced to Japanese in elementary school, my life changed,” says Anneke Walker Nagao ’87. “My whole life revolves around that moment.”
Tor Erickson ’01 and Isabella Kugel ’20 stand in front of wood slabs that were made into a desk that now greets visitors in the new Admission and Student Financial Services center.

No Room for Error

Jan 03, 2019
From flowering crabapples to sycamores, birches, and firs, the trees dotting Grinnell’s campus have served as familiar landmarks — as well as beloved spots to climb, make art, and meet for class — for generations of Grinnell students.
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.
Opeyemi Awe ’15

Opeyemi Awe ’15 Named Schwarzman Scholar

Dec 06, 2018
Former Student Government Association President and Thomas J. Watson Fellow Opeyemi “Ope” Awe ’15 has been named a Schwarzman Scholar to pursue graduate study in global affairs in Beijing.
Governor Kim Reynolds and Michael Noyce Marino

Iowa Awards Highest Civilian Honor to the Late Robert N. Noyce ’49

Dec 05, 2018
Michael Noyce Merino accepted the Iowa Award from Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds on behalf of his grandfather.
Exterior of Admission and Student Financial Services

New Admission and Student Financial Services Building Opens

Nov 28, 2018

A new Admission and Student Financial Services (ASFS) building designed to meet the needs of prospective and current students and their families is open at the southwest…

Hai-Dang Phan image

Writers@Grinnell Welcomes Hai-Dang Phan on Thurs. March 7, 2019 at 4:15 p.m.

Nov 21, 2018
Book release celebration and Reading by Grinnell College English Professor, Hai-Dang Phan who will read from his newly published book, "Reenactments: Poems and Translations."
Craft of writing detail

The Craft of Fiction: The Master Class; Thurs. Feb. 28, 2019 at 8 p.m.

Nov 21, 2018
A panel of award winning writers from the Iowa Writers Workshop, Christopher Castellani, Samantha Chang, and Margot Livesey, will come together to read from their work and discuss writing.
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Writers@Grinnell Welcomes John Garrison on Thurs., 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.”