Academic Programs Center for Scholarship and Teaching Macalester College
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Funding for Faculty Development
Urban Faculty Seminar
Quantitative Methods for Public Policy
Teaching and Learning
New Faculty
Civic Engagement Center
Employee Handbook


Mission Statement

The Center for Scholarship and Teaching has been established to encourage, promote and support the pursuit of excellence in scholarship and teaching within Macalester's distinctive urban liberal arts setting by

  • Supporting faculty scholarship, the cornerstone of a vibrant and engaged intellectual community
  • Promoting excellence and innovation in teaching and advising
  • Seeking ways to integrate scholarship and teaching to deepen and enrich the education of students while promoting a more 'seamless' and satisfying professional life for faculty
  • Encouraging and facilitating public scholarship and civic learning as a means of making Macalester a truly 'engaged campus'
  • Sponsoring special projects that encourage the rediscovery, redefinition and reinvigoration of the College's liberal arts mission


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