What is Founders Day you ask?
Founders Day is an annual community-wide celebration of Macalester’s
history, held on the anniversary of our founding.

Although we will not celebrate Founders Day in person this year, please plan to participate in the week’s events.

2021 Founders Day Week
Events/Info

Monday, March 1
Wellness Day, no scheduled events.


Tuesday, March 2
Social Media

Hidden Message Contest: Find the hidden message in throwback photo for a $5 gift card to a local coffee shop (up to 10 winners!).  Sponsored by the Office of Student Leadership and Engagement.


Wednesday, March 3
Social Media
This or That – Founders Day Edition: What is your this or that? Sponsored by the Office of Student Leadership and Engagement.


Thursday, March 4
5-6PM
Trivia:
Zoom link available soon! Sponsored by Campus Center Programming.


Friday, March 5
11AM-1PM

Table Top Pushball Kits! Get your own personal mini pushball set! Play with pod-mates and share your score via OSLE IG.  3 random winners will get a $25 Highlander gift card. Sponsored by the Office of Student Leadership and Engagement.


Pushball Zoom Backgrounds:

Old Main/Winter Scene

UN Flag/Parade of Flags

Bagpipers

Pushball