The Grinnellian: an e-newsletter for Grinnell alumni and friends September 2023
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Vanessa Harris '76 Grinnell alumna presenting education in disability culture through short films

For Vanessa Harris ’76, inclusion means people with disabilities need to be included in decisions about them. Learn more >>

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Careers in Nonprofits Virtual Meetup
Oct. 4 at 7 p.m. CT

An Evening in the Research Triangle with President Anne F. Harris
Oct. 10 at 6 p.m. ET

Cross Country and Track & Field Alumni Reunion
Oct. 27-28

Find other upcoming events on the Grinnell Alumni Events Calendar.

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Earlier this month, Grinnell introduced MentorGrinnell, a new platform designed to foster connections between students and alumni through mentorship. Learn more >>

Gwenna Ihrie ’15
Remembering Gwenna Ihrie ’15

A friend to many Grinnellians, Gwenna was passionate about students having access to opportunities and spaces to interact with each other. 
Learn more >>

Professor David Harrison speaks with Ashley Baek '25.
You + Grinnell: Empowering student transformation for the common good

What Grinnell students learn in the classroom is amplified through independent research, internships, volunteering, and global studies. See how they are moving knowledge from theory to practice. Watch video >>

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Virtual Alumni College returns with faculty lecturers and discussions

Among the topics this fall are young adult literature, the Meskwaki in Iowa, and the human evolution of running. Learn more >>

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