What can we learn from fossils?
As part of the Big Questions video series, professor Kristi Curry Rogers asks: what is our role as humans in extinction and shaping the future of our planet?
Two seniors receive scholarships from the Harold S. Geneen Charitable Trust
Jacob Trout, from Columbia, Mo., and Brian Yu, from St. Louis Park, Minn., have received $30,000 scholarships.
The Macalester Theater and Dance Dept. presents Distracted
December 7-9 and 13-15. Sunday, December 9, at 2pm; and all other shows begin at 7:30pm. at Mixed Blood Theatre.
Conservative Political Thought
As part of the Big Questions video series, Prof. Latham answers the question: what is the value in understanding a political view different from your own?
Exploring the Cosmos
In Professor John Cannon's lab, students spent the summer studying the origins of galaxies.
Breeding Better Corn
Working with a genomics lab at the University of Minnesota, Kay Lee studied the future of corn farming.
The Art of Analysis
Students in William Hart's "Mormons, Muslims, and American Identity" course learn to apply critical thinking skills to depictions of those religions in everything from high art to children's cartoons.
Six months later: Alex Gordon
Six months after Alex graduated from Macalester, we asked him what life looks like now.
Six months later: Saakshi Daswani
Six months after Saakshi graduated from Macalester, we asked her what life looks like now.
Six months later: Emmet Hollingshead
Six months after Emmet graduated from Macalester, we asked him what life looks like now.
Six months later: Anna Ivanov
Six months after Anna graduated from Macalester, we asked her what life looks like now.
Six Months After Launch
Six months after the Class of 2018 graduated from Macalester, we asked a few of the new alumni what life looks like now.
Fresh Version of Hell
Art professor Megan Vossler tackles the arduous task of illustrating Dante's Inferno.
Fall Dance Concert 2018
Breath Bound featured original choreography by students and faculty members.
My Life as an Artist
Michael Karadsheh '18 shares his Macalester experiences, from internships to study abroad.
Capitol Internship A Bus Ride Away
Ximena Silva-Avila found her internship with Senator Torres Ray easy to get it and full of life lessons.
Material Artifacts Intern
Ben Rolland gained valuable skills while interning at the Somali Museum of Minnesota.