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Kesho Scott showing her red shoes to the audienceI think, today was a happy day for me! What do you think! An Honorary Degree from Grinnell College and Ruby Red Slippers!

- Kesho Scott, associate professor of American studies and sociology | Facebook
parents relaxing in the shaded hammocks near Noyce Science CenterPost Move-In Vibes — note that these are all parents. #nso

- Ben Newhouse, dean of students | @benjnewhouse Instagram

The real question is: do I take my book and coffee and go sit on Mac field like a true grinnellian or walk around downtown and hope I see ppl I recognize

- Eva Roman Aguilera ’22 | @evita_bby Twitter

i am the slightest bit ashamed to admit that i miss the grinnell pasta bar

- Elle Lewis Eme ’23 | @elle_lewiseme Twitter

original post: Edith Renfrow Smith image and title from Chicago Sun Times article Nobody's Better Than YouHappy 107th Birthday to Edith Renfro [sic] Smith. An influence to all who met her, Edith lived across the street from the Hancock family in Chicago and it was she, an alumnus of @GrinnellCollege, who first influenced Herbie’s decision to attend school there. 

- Herbie Hancock | @HerbieHancock

Rachel Hinkley at right in photo“Realizing that once I leave this place I’ll have no reason to regularly bring up loggia architecture in conversations.”

- Rachel Hinkley ’21 (at right in photo) | @hinkleyrach Instagram

Jake Joseph ’11 “Representing undergrad and grad school at same time thanks to wearing my mask. ;-)”

- Janet Eckles | @janet.eckles Instagram

Emma O'Polka '12 and Kabenla Armah '04“Visited the old stomping grounds for Emma and Kabs’ engagement session and I think @grinnellcollege should definitely use these cuties in upcoming ad campaigns who agrees?”

- Janet Eckles | @janet.eckles Instagram

Drawing of Gates & Rawson tower"Grinnell College’s iconic Gates-Rawson Tower. I’ve walked past this building a ton of times in the past two years and finally got around to drawing it. About half drawn from life on a few sunny days on campus."

- Max Sorenson ’22, @maxsorensonart, Instagram

tee with rainbow text spelling out words for pride in a variety of languages"Our next contestant, in Fruit of the Loom heavy cotton, comes to us all the way from Grinnell College nineteen ninety nine, let’s hear it for PRIDE."

- M. Molly Backes ’02, @mollybackes, Twitter