Honoring the Journey
CHIPS reception spring 2015
Dr. Catharine Lealtad, Macalester's first African American graduate
2015 marks the 100th anniversary of the graduation of Dr. Catharine Lealtad, Macalester's first African American graduate. The late Dr. Lealtad earned a double major degree in chemistry and history in 1915 with highest honors.
Alumni Galapagos Islands and Ecuador Trip February 2015
Mongolian Adventure August 2014
With the autobiographical play God Girl, former minister Kristine Holmgren '75 kicks off a new career as a playwright.
Dean of Geographers
How to Be a Better Scot
Taking it to the next level with some advice from your Macalester friends.
Sunny With a Chance of Snowballs
The Class of 2014: After Mac
We checked in with a few members of the Class of 2014 to see what their first year out of college looks like.
The Bush Foundation has launched a fellowship program to promote diversity in philanthropic leadership.
Denitza Batchvarova ’06 uses her business skills to help run a company promoting mixed martial arts.
New social media hub is now online. Tag posts #heymac to participate.
2014 Wallace Society Dinner Gallery
Gary Krueger: 25 Years of Comparative Economics
Video of Gary Krueger's inaugural lecture as recipient of the college's Cargill Professorship in International Economics, "25 Years of Comparative Economics: The Questions Don't Change, but the Answers Do," given on Feb. 18, 2014 in the John B Davis Lecture Hall, Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center at Macalester College.
Macalester's second Macathon
Macalester held its second Macathon, an overnight computer hackathon and start-up competition, Feb. 28-March 1. Ten student teams of three to six members each participated. See photos, a list of the three winning teams, and a list of all of the teams and their projects.
People Over Postings
Mac Career Center staff showed Jamila Humphrie ’11 that when searching for jobs, personal connections trump online ads.
Alumni travel to Bhutan
In September, 16 alumni and guests journeyed to Bhutan together through Macalester's Alumni Travel Program.
Political Science Reconnect & Network Reception
Macalester alumni who majored in Political Science returned to campus to network with current students and each other on November 7, 2013.
All the Right Moves
Jon Chen ’11 first learned to dance at Macalester. Now he’s showing his ballroom skills on the national stage.
Amazon tracks your purchases. Google sifts your email. And Uncle Sam may be monitoring your international calls. Is privacy even possible in the age of the Internet?
The Anxious, Empathic Writer
9 Professors 4 Answers
The Beez Kneez
An environmental studies degree led Erin Rupp '04 to a carerr producing honey and educating kids about the importance of bees.