February, 2015

January, 2015

Refugee Responder

Macalester Yesterday

Basketball in Brazil

The Indispensables

Consent is Mac

Bard of Rock

Seeing Mental Illness

Minnesota State Arts Board Awards Grants to three faculty members and one alumnus for 2015

Crisis Connection

Macalester Theatre and Dance Department presents "Statements After an Arrest Under the Immorality Act" by Athol Fugard February 19-22

Macalester grants tenure status to 12 faculty members

The Inaugural Lecture of James Dawes as DeWitt Wallace Professor of English

Criminal Myths

A popular sociology class examines our country’s incarceration culture.

Exhibition at Macalester - Jan. 30 - March 13 “The Soul Selects her own Society: Women Artists from the Miller Meigs Collection”

Can Robots Be Human?

Meet Marvin and Armstrong, two of the robots that roam Olin-Rice Science Center, and two of their human operators.

Art Saver

An internship with the Midwest Art Conservation Center highlighted the value of art for Kelsey Coia ’16.

Osmo Vänskä at Macalester: Brahms Clarinet Quintet with college faculty and friends Feb. 19

Mighty Microscope

The new atomic force microscope in Olin-Rice Science Center provides researchers with amazing images at near-atomic scale.

Macalester New Music Series Presents “INTERSECTION: Jazz Meets Classical Song" with Soprano Patrice Michaels

Teaching Robots

In his summer research, Evan Weiler ’16 trained robots to navigate around a building and through the air.

Death and Dying

Learning to face life’s end is a key part of this unique anthropology course.

Guatemala J-Term

Each January, Macalester sponsors a trip to Guatemala, where students spend two weeks on sustainable community development projects.

Mac Students at ABRCMS

With support of the Macalester-HHMI Science Education Award, four students recently attended the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students, two as presenters.

News of 2014

Macalester faculty and students explore some of the year’s top stories.

December, 2014

November, 2014