Two Macalester students undertake projects to promote peace in Senegal and Mozambique
The students’ grants are from the Davis Projects for Peace initiative funded by the late philanthropist Kathryn Wasserman Davis, who launched Projects for Peace on the occasion of her 100th birthday in 2007.
Who Is Generous and Why?
In the course Global Generosity, students explore different traditions related to giving and discuss what motivates people to give.
Nancy Bostrom, Assistant Director of Assessment, Receives the 2017 Staff Outstanding Service Award
In celebration of the ways in which her work has shaped Macalester and strengthened departments and programs all over campus.
Physics Professor James Heyman Receives Jack and Marty Rossmann Excellence in Teaching Award
For superb work in front of the classroom and in the lab, inspiring countless students and colleagues.
Global Citizenship Awards 2017
Three highly accomplished graduating seniors are recipients of Macalester's 2017 Global Citizenship Student Awards.
Four seniors and one alumna receive 2017 Fulbright Awards
Seniors Gretchen Greene received a Research/Study Fulbright to Switzerland, Jonah Lazarus, an Arts Fulbright to Brazil, Catriona Leckie and Christina Moore, English Teaching Assistant Fulbrights to Germany, and Rachel Rostad '15, an English Teaching Assistant Fulbright to Korea.
Paired together as first-year roommates, two Macalester women have forged a lifelong friendship.
National Park Week
Environmental studies professor Margot Higgins discusses the importance of our National Parks.
The Macalester College Theatre and Dance Department presents Eclipsed, the 2017 Spring Dance Concert
Performances are April 28 and 29 at 7:30 pm and April 29 at 2 pm in the Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center, Main Stage Theater.
Macalester receives three Presidents’ Awards from Minnesota Campus Compact
Macalester College has received three Presidents’ Awards from Minnesota Campus Compact for 2017.
Religious Studies Professor James W. Laine Receives Thomas Jefferson Award
James W. Laine, the Arnold H. Lowe Professor of Religious Studies, has been awarded the 2017 Thomas Jefferson Award.
How News Has Changed
"We're at a real turning point in media history," says media and cultural studies professor Michael Griffin.
Macalester professor receives NEH grant as part of larger humanities projects and programs nationwide
Andrew Latham’s grant, called a summer stipend, is intended to "support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both."
Macalester Student Receives Honorable Mention for Goldwater Scholarship
Theodore Jacobson ’18 from San Diego, Calif., He is a double major in Physics and Mathematics.
For second year in a row, two Macalester seniors have received the Watson Fellowship
Kava Garcia Vasquez, from The Bronx, N.Y., and Ngan (Jasmine) Nguyen from Hanoi, Vietnam, have each been awarded a Thomas J. Watson Fellowship
Equal Pay Day
Provost Karine Moe, a labor economist, talks about the gap between women’s and men’s earnings.
Teammates to Housemates
They met as soccer teammates. Now they are also housemates and close friends.