A Man for All Seasons
Life on the River
The Mississippi, flowing just a mile from campus, exerts a strong pull on student life at Macalester.
Rumor Has It
We dig deep to discover the truth behind Macalester’s most enduring myths, legends, and mysteries.
Brianne Farley ’06 is building an impressive career as a children’s book author and illustrator.
Second in Command
A city focus on racial equity persuaded Kristin Beckmann ’92 to become St. Paul’s deputy mayor.
Fall 2014 Week 9
By the Miles
A traditionally beautiful, leafy campus, Macalester College is also the portal to everything a metropolitan area of three million people has to offer.
Fall Break 2014
Fall 2014 Week 7
Fall 2014 Week 6
Family Photo Booth
What I Learned Today
Fall 2014 Week 5
21st annual Macalester International Roundtable focuses on human migration.
Fall 2014 Week 4
Fall 2014 Week 3
Social events and academics seemed to take up every waking moment last week. Here are a few highlights.
Fall 2014 Week 2
Convocation speaker and happiness researcher Dan Gilbert visits a Mac psychology class.
Fall 2014 Week 1
Fall 2014 Orientation
Move-In Day 2014
Other People's Money
Long a hidden population at Macalester, first-generation college students are declaring themselves and supporting each other as never before.
Living on Campus
Advice from current students on what you need to live at Macalester.
New social media hub is now online. Tag posts #heymac to participate.
A Prairie Home Companion 40th Anniversary Weekend
From the 16th century to the 20th century, students play a range of music.
Distance runner Kimber Meyer ’17 makes her mark.
The story behind the pipers that add the mood at Mac
Public Health Prize
Macalester’s team won a top prize in their first appearance at Public Health Scholar Bowl.
Spring 2014 Week 13
Dog Days Spring 2014
Renee Jordan '14 wrapped up her Macalester diving career with a national title.
Ghassan Zaqtan & Fady Joudah
Paying it Forward
Track Team Togetherness
Students share their joy at seeing the new building open its doors.
Spring 2014 Week 12
Spring 2014 Week 11
Off to Stanford
Ruxi Zhang '14 found all the things she needed at Macalester for her next step: graduate school at Stanford University.