Yale Law Professor, James Forman Jr., to speak at Macalester’s 2019 Commencement
Commencement will be held at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, May 18, at the college.
Macalester professor receives Fulbright to teach and conduct research in England
The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program sends approximately 800 American scholars and professionals per year to approximately 130 countries.
Eight seniors receive 2019 Fulbright Awards
Seniors Alec Beatty, Alia Benedict, Mirella Greenberg, Margot Robison, Alana Schreiber, Daniel Szetela, Chelsea Valdez-Gutierrez, and Rachel Wong have received Fulbright scholarships.
Theater and Dance presents Letters|Home, inaugural performance in new Theater, April 25-28, May 2-4
Admission is free with a nonperishable food donation for Second Harvest Heartland.
Macalester College Announces Presidential Search
Macalester College announces the search for its seventeenth president, who will succeed President Brian Rosenberg.
Macalester Community Members Receive Awards from Minnesota Campus Compact and National Campus Compact
Each president or chancellor from a Minnesota Campus Compact member institution may recognize one honoree in each of the three award categories
Macalester Student receives Truman Scholarship
Recipients of the Truman Scholarship receive a $30,000 scholarship toward graduate school.
President Rosenberg Announces His Departure in May 2020
The opportunity to serve as President of Macalester has been by far the greatest privilege of my professional life.
Macalester Associate Dean Named American Council on Education (ACE) Fellow
Dianna Shandy has taught in Macalester’s anthropology department for 20 years.
Theater and Dance Dept. presents Spring Dance Concert: Open Despite, April 11, 12, and 14
The concert features seven student-choreographed pieces on a range of vulnerable and joyous journeys.
Macalester College among Peace Corps’ 2019 top volunteer-producing schools
There are 19 Macalester alumni currently volunteering in countries around the world.
Macalester is a top Fulbright producing institution for 2018-2019
Macalester qualified as one of only 11 institutions in the country to be a top producer because of the two faculty scholars and six students who were awarded Fulbright awards for 2018-2019.
Sociology Majors Sweep Prizes in Midwest Sociological Society Paper Competitions
Three senior sociology majors have been awarded first, second, and third prize, respectively, in the 56th Annual Midwest Sociological Society Student Paper Competition.
Macalester’s new Theater and Dance building completes the final phase of the JWFAC renovation
“We designed the spaces in the building with students and their education at the forefront,” said Provost Karine Moe.
Four Macalester Faculty Members Receive Tenure
Morgan Adamson, Media and Cultural Studies, Peter Bognanni, English, David Shuman, Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, and Mario Solis-Garcia, Economics have received tenure.
Seven Macalester students awarded Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to Study Abroad
The seven are part of the 844 American undergraduate students from 335 colleges and universities across the United States selected to receive this award to study abroad spring 2019.