The Grinnellian: an e-newsletter for Grinnell alumni and friends July 2019
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Three students hold a sign that says Thank You on Scarlet and Give Back Day. Continued philanthropic growth at Grinnell helps students explore issues of purpose

The $28.6 million in gift commitments is 8 percent higher than the previous year. Learn more >>

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 Summer Picnics
 Now–Aug. 11

 Fall Athletic Weekend
 Aug. 31–Sept. 1

 Football & Volleyball
 Sept. 6–7

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 Host Ben
 Binversie ’17
 wraps up
 season 1 of All
 Things Grinnell 
 with several 
 captivating interviews.
 Listen in>>

Grinnellians share a conversation in London
London Regional Network debuts as Grinnell’s first international alumni group

London Regional Planning Committee already discussing potential events for Grinnellians. Learn more >>

Schawb Award winner Shayne Beschta ’95
Schwab award recipients transforming lives through community projects

Grants will aid library rehabilitation, cover performance travel costs, and make community center more accessible. Learn more >>

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What's So Special About Grinnell?

In this video, current students define the community and campus culture at Grinnell.
See what students have to say >>
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