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The S&B gets an inside look at Grinnell Police Dept.

On Monday, Michael Kleine ’11 and Christian Caminiti ’11 participated in a ride-along with the Grinnell Police Department. Kleine rode with Officer Peek, who was once based in Michigan, and discussed the lifestyle of a Grinnell Police Officer. Caminiti rode with Officer Johnson and focused on the relationship between the college and the Grinnell Police…

Initiative creates environmental action on campus

Grinnell College is nationally recognized for its “green” projects. The East Campus dormitories and the Joe Rosenfield Center ’25 are both Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) certified. Flyers with messages regarding recycling and environmental campaigns line the loggias. Bikes cluttered along pathways give the impression of a student body that cares more about…

Campus-wide competition builds community

Pudding eating, kickball games, volleyball matches, the scavenger hunts, Sporcle and dodgeball are just a few of the events that have been played in the past week as a part of the Grinnell Wars.
 If this past week has been wild with competition, Saturday promises to be positively raucous as contingents from North, South and…

Changes in student health services

Hall Wellness Coordinators (HWC): Hall Wellness Coordinators (HWC) are students trained in first aid, alcohol care, birth control and other health care concerns that commonly affect students. With one assigned to each dorm cluster, they are meant to be approachable and can guide students to professional help, on or off campus, if needed. “We’re specialists…