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Academic Programs
Weyerhaeuser Hall, Room 215
651-696-6075 fax


Ann Minnick, Director of Academic Programs
Brenda Piatz, Program Assistant

The Academic Programs Office works closely with faculty and staff to carrry out the academic mission of the college. We support faculty advisors, coordinate Macalester's First-Year Course Program, manage the Academic Standing process, work with students in academic difficulty, facilitate Macalester’s Honors Program, coordinate national scholarship nominations, and oversee funds for student academic travel and outside speakers.

The Associate Dean of the Faculty, Kendrick Brown, and the Assistant Provost, Lynn Hertz, have their offices within the Academic Programs Office in 215 Weyerhaeuser and they are supported by Brenda Piatz and Winnie Farley. Additional information about their roles and responsibilities can be found on the Provost and Dean of the Faculty website.