Alumni Council Announcements

In 2015-2016, the council assisted with the following initiatives:

  • Adopted a resolution expressing support for comprehensive consideration of accessibility and usability issues as part of the upcoming ARH/Carnegie renovation project as well as for future projects.
  • Provided meaningful feedback to the DAR team regarding the development of the new alumni website, its suite of donor communications, and its 2015–16 business plan.
  • Engaged in a comprehensive self study running from 201416. The Council discussed and reached a resolution on a number of improvements to Council structure, composition, and governance.
  • Assisted in the recruitment of a record-breaking 100+ alumni externship hosts for the 201516 academic year.
  • Advised the College on the communications plan following the fall 2015 Board of Trustees decision to maintain Grinnell’s commitment to a need-blind admission policy.

Alumni Council Meeting Minutes

The Grinnell College Alumni Council meets twice a year, in spring and in fall. The Council's 2016–17 meeting dates are October 26–28, 2017 and March 1–3, 2018.

Alumni Council Meeting Minutes

Alumni Council Bylaws

The Alumni Council bylaws help guide and define the work of the Alumni Council.