The Grinnellian: an e-newsletter for Grinnell alumni and friends October 2023
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Rachel Snodgrass ’21, left, and Vince Eckhart, Waldo S. Walker Professor of Biology Grinnell students gain field study experience thanks to long-term National Science Foundation grant

Led by Professor Vincent Eckhart, experiments on a California wildflower have resulted in published papers by 15 students. Learn more >>

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Virtual Alumni College with Jon Andelson ’70, “Why Are the Meskwaki in Iowa?”
Oct. 26 at 2 p.m. CT

Arts, Media + Communications Virtual Meetup with students
Nov. 2 at 4 p.m. CT

An Evening in Denver with President Anne F. Harris
Nov. 15 at 6 p.m. MT

Find other upcoming events on the Grinnell Alumni Events Calendar.

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Registration will close Wednesday to host a Grinnell student externship during spring break 2024. The 3-5 day job shadowing can be virtual or in-person.
Learn more >>

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Grinnell’s multicultural student history documented in online archive

Students, alumni, and College archivists have documented student life and organizations through photos, oral histories, biographies, and timelines. Learn more >>

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Young alumni enjoy a drag brunch in Los Angeles

The event was not only a celebration of the LGBTQ+ community, but a callback to a Grinnell tradition that alums remember fondly. Learn more >>

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New Grinnell College National Poll shows split in presidential preference

The poll also asked about America’s democracy, Constitution changes, and President Biden’s job performance. Learn more >>

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