- Apr 25 Critical Theory Symposium: "Biopolitics and Ideology"
- Apr 25 Spring Dance Concert
- Apr 25 Macalester Choirs: Bach Cantata #161 & Fauré Requiem
- Apr 26 Minnesota Undergraduate Philosophical Society Meeting
- Apr 27 Spring Dance Concert
- Apr 27 Macalester Chamber Ensembles Concert
- Apr 27 Chinese Kunqu Opera Performance
The American Sociological Association: Sociology of Law Section has given its Undergraduate Paper Award to Mary Pheng of Richfield, Minn., a 2013 Macalester Sociology graduate. Pheng received the award for her paper “The Bureaucratic Savior: How Human Service Professionals Allocate Rights to Noncitizens.” The award will be presented during the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association this August in New York.
Eight to be honored at Macalester Reunion in June
May 16, 2013
An EPA Administrator and a London-based Venture Philanthropist are two of eight to be honored at Macalester Reunion in June.
Prof. Karen Saxe has been named the American Mathematical Society (AMS) 2013-14 Congressional Fellow.
Recent Macalester student award winners
May 10, 2013
Several Macalester students have recently received scholarships or fellowships.
Music Prof. Randy Bauer has received a McKnight Composition Fellowship, funded by the McKnight Foundation. He is one of four recipients. The American Composers Forum made the announcement.
Macalester graduating seniors Kelsey Austin-King, Wren Brennan, Sarah Horowitz, Sarah Koehler and Elizabeth Nelson and alumna Julia Hechler have all received Fulbright Awards to work in Columbia, Brazil, China, Sri Lanka, Germany and France.
CNN’s Jeffrey Toobin to speak at Macalester Commencement
March 29, 2013
Lawyer, author and legal expert Jeffrey Toobin, a senior analyst for CNN Worldwide and a staff writer at The New Yorker, will deliver the commencement speech for the 2013 Macalester College graduation ceremony. Abass Noor is the senior class speaker. Noor, born in Somalia and raised in New Hope, Minn., is a Biology/Biochemistry major and Chemistry minor, with a Community and Global Health concentration.
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