Features

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

A conversation with Zander Cannon ’95 and Kevin Cannon ’02
What happens when expectations and real life collide?
Concerned Black Students’ 50-year history at Grinnell College

Zander: Inspiration’s a real thing. If I get it at home, I’ll try to write it out or sketch it out, but you can’t do a whole comic on inspiration alone.

Changing your career can be challenging or exhilarating or, for many people, much too scary to contemplate. We may feel stuck or unwilling to change because of finances or geography.

Student research opportunities at Grinnell are abundant and diverse.

While Grinnell College has a long and intentional history of encouraging participation and advocacy on public issues, the national significance of Iowa’s political party caucuses is relatively recent and quite accidental.