Faculty Focus: Christina Esposito, Linguistics
When Professor Christina Esposito encountered linguistics, it was transformational.
Global Math Innovator
In October, at Clinton Global Initiative University, Cuauhtemoc Cruz Herrera ’19 presents his innovation to help Mexican math students excel.
Videogames and Empathy: a Roundtable Workshop
As part of the International Roundtable focused on Empathy and its Discontents, Ana Diaz ’18, Malik Earle ’18 and Logan Stapleton ’18 look at videogames.
Two Macalester students receive scholarships from the Harold S. Geneen Charitable Trust
Each received a $30,000 scholarship.
From Fermilab to Financial Services: Four Internships
In their internships, students had fun while exploring career options.
Parade Floats and Giant Puppets
Community Theater under Professor Harry Waters Jr. is active, colorful, creative, and anything but usual.
Award-Winning YA Novelist
YA novelist Lara Avery ’10 won a Minnesota Book Award for her most recent literary effort.
Finding Pathways to Valuable Molecules
Haruhiko Kuramochi's chemistry research is highly theoretical, but has important implications for agriculture and pharmaceuticals.
The Genetics of Corn
Hazel Chew '19 compared genotypes of corn working in the cornfield as well as the lab.
Macalester professor receives NEH grant as one of 245 humanities projects totaling $39.3M nationwide
German Studies professor Brigetta (Britt) Abell is also Director of Writing for the Jan Serie Center for Scholarship and Teaching.
First Week of Classes Fall 2017
Everyone came to campus in time for classes to begin on September 5.
Sylvia Forman Prize Awarded to Recent Macalester Graduate
Katherine Brown ‘16, of Denver, Colo., has been awarded the Sylvia Forman Prize from the Association for Feminist Anthropology
2017 International Roundtable: “Empathy and Its Discontents”
Every October since 1994, Macalester’s International Roundtable has brought diverse communities together to dialogue around a single theme.
Letter to My Sister
From the perspective of a senior, Adrianna Jereb gives her first-year sister Jenna some advice.
Four tenure-track professors and one tenured professor join Macalester faculty this fall
Cláudia Tatinge Nascimento (Theatre and Dance Department), Erika Busse-Cárdenas (Sociology), Felix Friedt (Economics), Getiria Onsongo (Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science), and Serdar Yalcin (Art and Art History).