Features

George Drake ’56 has filled many roles at Grinnell: student, athlete, intern, sabbatical replacement, soccer coach (sort of), trustee, College president, and, perhaps most importantly, teacher.

No one on campus had seen the granite boulder known as the Peace Rock in its entirety since April 25, 1914.

Grinnell women made the most of their athletic options in the ’50s and ’60s
What Grinnell course would you take if you could?
A year at the Conard Environmental Research Area
A student’s passion for and instrument inspires an unusual research experience.
Life Satisfaction in the New Millennium Still Requires that we Know Ourselves Best
Grinnell Prize Winners Empower Next Generation of Social Justice Innovators
The Spark Tank Innovation Challenge, part of the weeklong Grinnell Prize celebration, encourages Grinnell students to design their own social innovations.
Including a stuffed walrus, a cannon at midnight, and a presidentially authorized skip day

Joshua Tepfer ’97 examines false confessions and police tactics.

A glimpse at Grinnell’s unsung Writing Lab