“The Time to Act is Now”
Professor Duchess Harris on how historic events shape contemporary race relations.
When Grading Goes High-Tech
Drop the red pen: A math professor builds a digital platform that saves educators time.
Thriving in Place
The Macalester Athletics Department is exploring new ways of keeping student-athletes connected.
Flexible Approach to Fall
Macalester adjusted its approach to the fall semester in light of statewide and national spikes in infection.
Macalester's pilot Little Free Pantry, a response to a request put forth by the Black Liberation Affairs Committee (BLAC), will be an open place for community members to take and leave non-perishable foods.
Collaborating for Change
Macalester's Black Lives Matter chapter (BLMatMac) formed at the end of the May, coordinating a donation drive in early June.
Raymond Rogers, DeWitt Wallace Professor and Geology Department chair, helped make one of the most significant fossil discoveries in the early evolution of mammals.
Shelf Conscious: Tina Kruse
Ever wonder about all those books lining professors' offices? We're with you.
When It Counts
President Suzanne Rivera reflects on the challenges of her first summer at Macalester, and the energy with which the community has met those challenges.
Macalester’s Next Chapter
Dr. Suzanne Rivera will begin her term as Macalester' next president this summer.
Lecture Notes: The Art of Data Science
Statistics professor Brianna Heggeseth talks about her research on diversity in major US art museums.
Two alumni collaborate to support unarmed peacekeeping in some of the world's most volatile conflict zones.
Legends of the Night
These sleep experts share their best advice—as well as some of their own sleep practice.
“The Greatest Privilege of My Professional Life”
President Brian Rosenberg looks back on 17 years at Macalester.
How to Practice Medicine in Alaska
Heidi Baines '95 on the tools she carries with her in the frontier and beyond.
“I Like to Dream Big”
Researcher and artist Jaye Gardiner ’11 uses comics to smash stereotypes and engage new scientists.
The COVID-19 pandemic forced unprecedented, and often painful, decisions at Macalester this spring.
Hatching Sustainable Plans
Macalester's EcoHouse is home to four students committed to sustainability and four chickens.