Computer science profess or Shilad Sen (shown here with Isaac Sparling ’10) is jazzed about empowering people to be better online contributors.
What does Macalester do well? Not so well? What curriculum and faculty will make us the college we want to be 10, 20, or 40 years from now?
Macalester has long said that civic engagement and internationalism are two of its core values. The college’s students embrace those values too.
Macalester students scooped up numerous prestigious scholarships last spring.
James Murrey ’10 (Western Springs, Ill.) became Macalester’s first four-time all-conference pick last spring.
Kristi Curry Rogers, dinosaur expert and associate professor of biology and geology, has been awarded a five-year $571,000 CAREER grant from the National Science Foundation.
Molecular Mechanism Money Devavani Chatterjea, assistant professor of biology, was recently awarded a three-year $482,000 Academic Research Enhancement Award.
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Brian Rosenberg, the president of Macalester College, writes a regular column for Macalester Today. He can be reached at email@example.com
Veggie Paradise. Macalester didn’t turn me into a vegetarian; I arrived that way. I quit eating meat during my preschool years. At the dinner table, I’d stow cubes of Salisbury steak in my underpants, then later file them away in a super-secret meat stash between the kitchen wall and the refrigerator.