The Grinnellian: an e-newsletter for Grinnell alumni and friends August 2020
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Fallen trees and branches cover the Grinnell College sign near Main Hall. Community spirit flourishes in aftermath of derecho

From chainsaws to hot showers, Grinnell College and community members mobilize to provide help and resources.
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Grinnellians understand the importance and power of philanthropic investment, which is why we have exceeded our campaign goal of raising $175 million. Learn more about the impact giving has made in the 2019-20 Philanthropy Report.

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The Grinnell College Alumni Council promotes a spirit of camaraderie among alumni. Meet the five newest Alumni Council members.

Mary DaVega ’21
Technological access for all

Support surges for providing students with laptops, hotspots crucial to thriving in remote learning.
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A page in Grinnell’s 1976 yearbook shows Sandy Moffett, lower left photo standing on left, and some of the productions he directed or was involved in during the 1975-76 school year.
Alumni create theatre & dance fund in honor of Sandy Moffett

The fund will provide Grinnell students with opportunities to perform or direct a theatre or dance project. Learn more >>

Illustrations of the 13 Alumni Award Winners from 2020. Text: Calling for 2021 Alumni Award Nominations.

Virtual internship brings together Grinnellians for the summer

From three cities, one team worked on health care data analysis. Learn More>>

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