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.

Kernza Perennial Grain: Sustainable by Design

Sep 29, 2017
Grain scientist and innovator Lee DeHaan will describe the development of Kernza, a new and sustainable perennial grain crop, on Oct. 10.

Climate Change and the Crisis of American Democracy

Feb 03, 2017
Professor David Orr, an expert on climate change and politics, to talk on Feb. 9, 2017.

Students Craft Chopsticks from Campus Trees

Jan 27, 2017
Students are creating souvenirs from trees cleared from campus for the new Humanities and Social Studies Complex.

An Intersection Between Film and Sustainability

Jan 25, 2017
Antonio Saillant to speak on campus Feb. 7, 2017.

Teodora Cakarmis '17 Attends the Marrakech Climate Change Conference

Jan 24, 2017
Teodora Cakarmis '17, a French and Political Science major, received funding from the Wilson Center for Innovation and Leadership to attend the 22nd session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP22) in Marrakech, Morocco.

For the Love of Food

Apr 27, 2016
How an internship led this alumna to a creative career in urban farming.

Fracture: Essays, Poems, and Stories on Fracking in America

Apr 14, 2016
Writers, thinkers, and environmentalists discuss fracking; panel based on first anthology of creative writing that explores fracking.

Celebrate the Earth

Apr 11, 2016
Celebrate the Earth during April - May 2016

Rebecca Wong ’17 Earns Honorable Mention for Udall Scholarship

Dec 16, 2015
Rebecca Wong ’17 earned an honorable mention for the Udall Scholarship for her outstanding environmental leadership.