Reunion and Alumni College

§ Alumni College 2015

§ When is your next Reunion? Check our calendar.

§ What should you bring to your next Reunion?

§ Want some tips on planning your next Reunion?  See our Social Media and Reunions 
guide. (PDF in new window)

§ Alumni Awards

§ Reunion FAQs 


Save the Date! 
Grinnell Reunion 2015 is closer than you think! 
Registration opens Feb. 2, 2015.

Reunion will be held Friday, May 29, through Sunday, May 31.
Make plans to attend now.

This year we will welcome the classes of 1944, 1945, 1946, 1955, 1956, 1965, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1975, 1990, 1994, 1995, 1996, and 2005. As always, members of any other class are more than welcome to join us as we commemorate these milestone class years. 

2015 Class Reunion pages

§ Class of 1965 50th Reunion 

Reunion Weekend 2014 Archive

The 2014 All-Reunion Memory Book (PDF opens in new window)

2014 Alumni Award Citations
Read at the Alumni Assembly held Saturday, May 31.

Facebook Photo Albums
he Grinnell Relays, the Grinnell 14, the Alumni Awards, and much more. 

Reunion Weekend 2014 Social Media Album
We learned a lot about revolution, of all kinds. We honored men and women who paved the way. We sang. We danced. We laughed. We reunited. And we used social media to capture a whole bunch of great memories. 

50th Reunion Faculty Lecture
Rosenfield Professor of Political Science Wayne Moyer has shared a copy of his PowerPoint slides from his lecture on "Addressing Climate Change."

Liberal Arts in Prison Reunion
Several alumni from Grinnell College's Liberal Arts in Prison program joined their professors and student mentors to talk about their experiences and the change the program made in their lives.

Class Pages 
Did your class create a Forum page for your Reunion? Go here to find your class page.


Alumni College 2014 Archive 

VIDEO! Alumni College Presentation: The Making of the J.B. Grinnell Class
Explore how today's Grinnellians are learning about revolution through the eyes of J.B. Grinnell and making a difference in small ways to tackle large problems like global poverty.

VIDEO! John R. Price '60: The Time of Our Lives
During his lecture, Trustee John R. Price '60 considered the dramatic world changes experienced by the classes of 1959 and 1960.

Alumni College Lecture: Small Revolutions, Big Changes Part One / Part Two 
Eliza Willis, professor of political science, has shared a copy of her PowerPoint presentation from her lecture on how "thinking small" can lead to radical change. (The PowerPoint slides are divided into two parts to accommodate the size of the files online.)

Alumni College Lecture: The Scientific Revolution and the Making of the First Information Age
Michael Guenther, assistant professor of history, has shared a copy of his PowerPoint presentation from his lecture on the rise of modern science in Europe and the Americas between 1660 and 1880, and how that period's revolutionary developments in the natural sciences were connected to profound changes in the social and political world.

VIDEO! Alumni College Panel Discussion: The Grinnell 14: Revolution at Grinnell and Beyond
A video of the Alumni College discussion panel facilitated by Jonathon Andelson '70, professor of anthropology. (Now available!)



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Media Bibliography for This Page



Faculty Lecture by Wayne Moyer 2014 Reunion.pptx

PART ONE Eliza Willis.pptx

PART TWO Eliza Willis.pptx

Scientific Revolution Slides--Alumni College 2014 Compressed Version.pdf