The Grinnellian: an e-newsletter for Grinnell alumni and friends September 2022
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Lily Piede ’26 displays the silver medallion that the 438 students in the class of 2026 received. Welcoming the class of 2026

A total of 438 first-year students arrived in Grinnell last month from 43 different states and 37 countries ready to begin their Grinnellian journey, whether it takes them on expected or unforeseen paths. Learn more >>

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Virtual Alumni College
Sept. 22-Nov. 8

Grinnell-in-the-Twin Cities: St. Paul Saints Game and Dinner
Sept. 28 at 5:30 p.m. CT

Technology + Data Virtual Meetup for alumni and students
Sept. 28 at 7 p.m. CT

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Registration is open for hosting a Grinnell student externship. The virtual or in-person job shadowing would take place for 3-5 days over spring break. Learn more >> 

Two football alumnus catch up during the 2022 Athletics Reunion.
Alumni say all-sports Athletics Reunion was a ‘home run’

Nearly 200 people attended the weekend festivities, which included the 2022 Hall of Fame inductions.
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Karol Sadkowski ’16 and Reggie Sackey-Addo ’16
First-year Grinnell roommates reconnect a decade after national newspaper photo

A conversation with Karol Sadkowski ’16 and Reggie Sackey-Addo ’16. Learn more >>

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Class agent Indhira LaPuma ’00 has a winning formula for engaging classmates

The intellectual property attorney also helped inspire her class to attend their 20th reunion. Learn more >>

Indhira LaPuma ’00
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