Professor D. A. Smith Classroom, N3118

This space is officially named in gratitude of the generosity of the grateful former students of Professor Smith.


Beloved Professor of History D. A. Smith taught at Grinnell from 1970 to 2006. He mentored generations of Grinnell College students throughout his career as a teacher of history. Many of his former students have also enjoyed lifelong friendships with him. The D. A. Smith Classroom has been dedicated to Prof. Smith by a group of former students as testament to their gratitude.