Features

ACLU lawyer Amy Miller ’93 helps passionate advocates forge their own paths

Now, years after Grinnell opened Miller’s eyes to the injustices of the world, Grinnellians continue to feed her passion for righting the world’s wrongs.

The entrepreneurial journey in three easy steps

When Jeman Park ’20 and a few friends dreamed up EduPass, technology that helps schools keep tabs on students during unscheduled times of the day, he was just a senior at Minnesota’s Mounds View High School working on a side project.

Grinnell students have many opportunities to develop their entrepreneurial skills. Here are some of them:

Erin Whalen’s pursuit of educational equity drives the high energy and enthusiasm he brings to his work each day as assistant principal at RISE High, a project-based charter high school in Los Angeles.

If you were asked to name a major Haitian cultural hub, you’d be forgiven for not shouting “Waterloo!” But when Fredo Rivera ’06, who grew up in Miami, first came to Grinnell, what he found surprised him.

Alumna’s entrepreneurial venture gives consumers actionable data on health care pricing.

The “force” behind The Grinnell Magazine

Improving the process of legal immigration

Well-honed skills plus an easygoing rapport gives this ex-cop-turned-PI an edge
In a world that emphasizes outcomes, culture is key.