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COMMENCEMENT 2010

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Action fund project

Students Kim Delange, Andrew Gramm and Keith Armstrong built an educational garden at Whittier International Elementary School. The project will foster collaborative partnerships between Whittier International Elementary School, Bethlehem Community Center/Project for Pride in Living, Youth Farm and Market Project, and Macalester College.

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Erin Gibbs

Recent graduate Erin Gibbs shares photos and notes about her internship in Jerusalem at the Israel Museum. View this album»

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Spring Photo Album

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Poetry Slam Invitational

Mac Slams took 3rd place nationally at the College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational (CUPSI). Student Neil Hilborn received an award for best persona piece.View this album»

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Photos submitted by Melissa Goldman

Habitat for Humanity

Macalester's chapter of Habitat for Humanity did a home rehabilitation project on Rice Avenue in St. Paul. Students worked in the basement of the home, sealing insulation, and on general repairs. View this album»

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Photos submitted by Zach Selke

Founders Day Celebration

Chinese New Year Celebration

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Haiti Benefit Concert

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Several student groups performed last Friday to raise funds for Haiti relief. They hoped to raise $10,000 — they surpassed that goal by $4,000 with a standing room only audience.

Student Government Retreat

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Macalester's student government went on a weekend retreat. (Photos by Aaron Brown '10)

Bingo for Books

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Students showed up on a cold January night to play bingo and answer fun trivia questions for money and prizes donated by local businesses and Macalester departments! (Photos by Aaron Brown '10)

Welcome 2010

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Macalester's Russian House hosted a New Year's party for students. (New Year's Eve is one of the most awaited holidays in Russia.) (Photos by Aaron Brown '10)

Macalester is covered in Snow

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It may be cold outside but that doesn't stop our students from going out and enjoying the season.

Christmas Candlelight Service

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Macalester students celebrate the season with this annual tradition.

Macalester Welcomes the Snow

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As students begin their final push for the fall semester, Mother Nature covered the campus ina blanket of snow.

Tapas Series

Tapas Series
A monthly series of programs aimed at highlighting diversity and multiculturalism within the Macalester community. Each Tapas program focuses on a different cultural aesthetic, ideal, or custom of a particular community.

Fall Photo Album - It's Been Fun So Far

Marvin Plaza Dedication

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Ancient News - Findings in Omrit, Israel

Bringing Laptops to Africa

Twin Cities Regional Event

Scottish Heritage Day

First-Year Dinners

First-year dinners
Alumni living near campus hosted first-year students for dinner at their homes in October 2009.

Student Orientation 2009

Andrew Meeker in South Africa

Senior Art Show

Volcanic Catastrophe

Reunion 2009


Alumni from the classes of 2004; 1999; 1984; 1974, ’75 & ’76; 1964; 1959; 1954; 1949 and 1944 and earlier; along with the former members of The Traditions and alumni of color came back to Mac for Reunion 2009.

Kofi Annan Visits Macalester


Kofi Annan '61 visited his alma mater in May 2009.

Commencement 2009


Congratulations Seniors.
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Winners of Macalester's Study Aroad Photo Contest
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