Wise Words for Turbulent Times
Alumni share perspectives on how to move forward.
Features and Articles
Breaking New Ground in Biostatistics
Suzanne Dufault ’15 applies a biostatistics lens to pressing public health problems, including dengue fever.
“You’ve Got a Chance to Make This Country Whole”
Mahmoud El-Kati shaped generations of students. He’s no longer teaching, but his work continues.
Democracy in Action
In last fall’s election season, a new class immersed students in the democratic process.
Demoya Gordon Makes the Case for Justice
The 2006 alum fought against Prada’s racist iconography—and won.
An American in Paris
Josh Timberlake ’96 found a career that applied both of his majors and took him on an international adventure.
Lecture Notes: Rumors in History
Professor Karin Vélez examines how fiction can overshadow reality, even when we have all the facts.
Global Contagions, Past and Present
International studies professor David Chioni Moore's course explores the "2,600 year tradition of writing about pandemics."
Pain, Rage, and Hope
This year's annual exhibit in Olin-Rice's Smail Gallery is a student-curated display about resilience.
Protocols in Practice
Macalester Athletics teams followed a strict plan to resume practices safely.
Shelf Conscious: Susan Fox
Ever wonder about all those books lining professors' offices? We're with you.
"Perspectives," this year's fall Theater and Dance Department show, was rehearsed on Zoom and performed on livestream.
Big Questions with Professor Sam Asarnow
In November, President Suzanne Rivera talked with philosophy professor Sam Asarnow about how we balance our commitment to the greater good with our desire to exercise personal autonomy in a pandemic.
Books: Winter 2021
Books recently published by Macalester alumni, faculty, and staff.
The Alumni Board’s Athletics Working Group (AWG) is finding ways to connect alumni to student-athletes.
President Rivera expresses gratitude for the Macalester community.
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