June, 2015

May, 2015

Research & Development at 3M

Four Mac students are working in paid internships at 3M, gaining valuable experience with an industry leader.

Eight to be honored at Macalester Reunion in June

Speeding Up the Green Line

Ha Song Pham ’15 used statistical analysis to help light rail shave 15 minutes off the travel time between St. Paul and Minneapolis.

Graduating senior selected for Udall Congressional Internship

Karla Benson Rutten named Title IX Coordinator and Director of Equity

Five Macalester students receive U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship to study critical need language this summer

Road construction impacts access to campus

Language Winner

How a grade school passion for Japanese led to an award-winning speech.

Two Macalester graduating seniors and two alumni named 2015 American Humanity in Action Fellows

Macalester Senior Andrew Notaras Awarded Internship Stipend

Andrew Notaras was awarded an internship stipend

Special Visitor to Asian Languages and Cultures Class

Vice President Walter Mondale visited "Narratives of Alienation: 20th Century Japanese Fiction and Film" taught by Arthur Mitchell.

Macalester’s David Goldstein Awarded Council of American Ambassadors Fellowship

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.

Six graduating Macalester seniors and one alumna receive Fulbrights

Six graduating Macalester seniors and one alumna receive Fulbrights

Former Vice President Walter Mondale to speak at Macalester Commencement

April, 2015

U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship goes to Macalester student

Global Citizenship Awards

2015 Global Citizenship Student Awards recognize outstanding work with communities near and far.

Heritage Term

Exploring Indigenous cultures and social movements in Bolivia.

Class of 2015

With many successes behind them, and new challenges before them, members of the Class of 2015 are ready to head out on their own.

The Elevator Pitch

Francesco Nutricato '17 gives his elevator pitch in–where else–an elevator.

Multilingual Internship

The ability to speak multiple languages helped Ellie Bekmanis ’16 land a job with the European Union.

Macalester professor pens book about Templars and the Third Crusade

Holmgren Chronicles

With the autobiographical play God Girl, former minister Kristine Holmgren '75 kicks off a new career as a playwright.

Overcoming Obstacles

Dean of Geographers

Farm Strong

Mighty Microscope

The Lost Art

Failing at Failure

President Rosenberg examines the lessons that can be learned from failure.

Breaking Out

How to Be a Better Scot

Taking it to the next level with some advice from your Macalester friends.

From Fielding to Delivering

Anna Munson ’15 is poised to join a different kind of team—a medical one, as a nurse-midwife.

Sunny With a Chance of Snowballs

Macalester professor researching book re feminism in post-communist Poland

Newman Civic Fellow Award goes to Macalester Student

Macalester student selected as a 2015 Frank Karel Fellow

Macalester Goes 100% Solar and Could Save Millions of Dollars with SunEdison

Facilities Upgrades Taking Shape on Campus

Sher Afgan Tareen After Mac

Sher Afgan Tareen - PhD program at Florida State University reflects on his life now

The Macalester College Theatre and Dance Department presents Stitchworks, the Spring 2015 Dance Concert

Justice in The Hague

HRH concentrators discuss their internships in the Netherlands

Building a Website

With guidance from the Mac alumni network, four students learned how to apply computer science to a global humanitarian project.

Criminal Justice Research

Charlie Stanton makes use of the Twin Cities with nearby internships.

Young Alumni Paths

Young alumni reflect on their lives now.

Invitation to St. Paul residents for Climate Preparedness training on May 1st

Macalester Names Economics Professor Karine Moe As Provost

Macalester students’ project will provide educational opportunities for migrant students in rural China

Macalester students’ project will provide educational opportunities for migrant students in rural China

March, 2015