Grinnell College

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Grinnell College,

at Grinnell, Iowa; coeducational; incorporated 1847 as Iowa College, opened 1848 by Congregationalists at Davenport. The college moved to Grinnell in 1859, under the auspices of Josiah B. GrinnellGrinnell, Josiah Bushnell,
1821–91, American pioneer, clergyman, and abolitionist, b. New Haven, Vt. As pastor (1851–52) of the First Congregational Church in Washington, D.C., he created a sensation by preaching an antislavery sermon, which cost him his pastorate.
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. It was named Grinnell College in 1909. Among its facilities and programs are the Conard Environmental Research Area and the Rosenfield Program in Public Affairs, International Relations, and Human Rights.
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Accompanying the Jesuits were Rabbi Tovia Ben-Chorin, Zurich, Switzerland, and Professor Harold Kasimow, Grinnell College, Iowa, whose contributions also appear in the volume.
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She graduated from Grinnell College, Iowa, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry and environmental studies in May 2005.
Simawe is an assistant professor of English and African American at Grinnell College, Iowa.
He holds a degree in history and economics from Grinnell College, Iowa.