- Sep 18 EnviroThursday - "Helping Forests Adapt to a Changing Climate"
- Sep 18 Visualities of Memory Symposium: Film "The Act of Killing"
- Sep 19 Visualities of Memory Symposium: Poster sessions and roundtable presentations/discussions
- Sep 26 Admissions Fall Sampler
- Sep 26 Inventory: New Paintings by Lisa Bergh and Andrew Nordin Opening Reception
- Oct 5 Chopin Society presents pianist Lukáš Vondráček
- Oct 9 International Roundtable
- Oct 10 Family Fest Weekend
- Oct 10 International Roundtable
- Oct 18 International Archaeology Day: "'Monuments Men (and Women):' Cultural Property in Conflict Today"
Photographers: David Turner, Emma Pulido '14, Katherine Sarapat '16, Neely Crane-Smith '06
By the fifth week of the semester, things are getting wild. Here is a glimpse of just a few of these activities: The current cohort of Chuck Green Fellows met with Chuck Green, alum Jake Levy-Pollans '09, and Professor Julie Dolan last week at Wellstone Action; Eman Mohammed, a Palestinian photojournalist documenting the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, spoke on Thursday; American Studies Conference on "Mixed Race America: Identities and Culture" was held on Thursday and Friday; The Loch hosted a Talent Show on Friday night; International Kidsfest was held in Kagin Commons on Saturday; Macalester held its second annual Hackathon—a business idea startup competition—over 24 hours last weekend; Macalester men played hockey on Saturday night; His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet visited Macalester on Sunday.