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Critical thinkers, confident researchers, and global citizens – Grinnell graduates make lasting contributions in their careers, working in business and industry, in the for-profit and non-profit sectors, in this country, and around the world.  Our individualized curriculum allows students to explore their purpose and prepare for careers that matter.

The Center for Careers, Life, and Service offers a suite of recruiting options for organizations seeking to connect with our students for full-time positions, internships, graduate admissions, postgraduate fellowships, and volunteer programs.  It is our pleasure to consult with you about the best strategies to help you meet your recruitment goals.


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Grinnell College At a Glance

Founded in 1846, Grinnell College is a private, coed, residential liberal arts and science college in Grinnell, Iowa.  We’re committed to contributing to the common good, and we’re consistently ranked among the nation’s best liberal arts colleges.

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Recruiting at Grinnell

The Center for Careers, Life, and Service offers a suite of recruiting options for organizations to connect with our students through job postings, in-person or virtual interview, information sessions, tabling and other events to promote your organization and opportunities.

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Posting a Job or Internship

Handshake, our online career services platform, offers employers the ability to post jobs, track applicants, schedule on-campus interviews, and request campus events to Grinnell students from any major.

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Recruiting Guides and Policies

To ensure the quality of our services, the Center for Careers, Life, and Service (CLS) follow policies and guidelines to govern all recruiting activities that occur on the Grinnell College campus and sponsored by the CLS.

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Internship Program

Internships are a vital supplement to Grinnell’s rigorous academics. Therefore, the CLS partners with organizations to provide students with substantive internship experiences that enhance the student’s education and advance the mission of the host organizations.

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Examples of Religious Discrimination in the Workplace


Religious discrimination in the workplace refers to treating someone a certain way due to their religious practices or beliefs. …

Due to the continuing health crisis around COVID-19, many employers and organizations are exploring different options for bringing new talent …

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Grinnell, IA 50112


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