Maccolades for March 2021: Poetry and public history prizes, Fulbright excellence
Maccolades is a new monthly round-up of the most recent accolades and accomplishments earned by members of the Macalester community.
We asked a few seniors how they approached their capstone projects—and what they learned.
Printing a Better Way to Land on the Moon
Kayla Schang worked with a team at NASA to make landing on other planets easier.
Macalester senior awarded 2021 Watson Fellowship
Each of the 42 recipients from this year’s class of Watson Fellows receives a one-year stipend of $36,000 to pursue original projects outside the United States.
Five new tenure-track professors join Macalester’s faculty
Five new tenure-track faculty members representing a broad range of disciplines will be joining Macalester in the coming months.
From Craigslist to Census: Telling Stories with Data
A hands-on course teaches students that data alone can tell a powerful story.
Comparing Japanese-to-English Translations of Sailor Moon Over Time
Linguistics Professor Morgan Sleeper studies the popular manga Sailor Moon.