Four tenure-track professors and one tenured professor join Macalester faculty this fall
Cláudia Tatinge Nascimento (Theatre and Dance Department), Erika Busse-Cárdenas (Sociology), Felix Friedt (Economics), Getiria Onsongo (Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science), and Serdar Yalcin (Art and Art History).
Comprehending Cuba Through Castro
Jennifer Arnold ’19 combines her majors in history and computer science to study Fidel Castro’s speeches.
Language of Diplomacy
A Mac class on international diplomacy extended into a two-week program in Europe.
Two Macalester alumni receive Princeton in Asia Fellowships for 2017-2018
Stephanie Martinez-Fernandez '17 and Jake Speirs '16 have received the fellowships.
Macalester Theatre and Dance Department presents “Venus in Fur”
Performances are Friday, September 8 and Saturday, September 9 at 7:30 pm in the Black Box Theatre, in the basement of the Theatre Building.
Four highly motivated astronomy classmates were awarded REU fellowships as first-year students.
A Day in the Life of Arnold
A day in the life of student, dancer, friend, and building manager Arnold Sanginga ’19.
Chuck Green Fellows in the Community
Chuck Green Fellows work with community partners in addressing real-world problems.
Gloria Perez ’88, president/CEO of Jeremiah Program, is First Thursday – Opening Convocation speaker
First Thursday - Opening Convocation is 11:30 a.m., Thursday, September 7, 2017, in the Leonard Center’s Alumni Gymnasium.
Building a Career
The unconventional career path of Tinbete Ermyas ’08 brought him to magazine editing in Addis Ababa by way of NPR.
Things I’m Seeing Without You
An excerpt from the highly anticipated new novel by English professor Peter Bognanni ’01
Liberal Education is Vocational
A new book by Randall Stross ’76 argues why a liberal arts degree is practical as well as desirable.
As Wired magazine’s transportation editor, Alex Davies ’10 moves seamlessly from analyzing New York City’s subway problems to test-driving Teslas.
An Actor’s Life
From Guys and Dolls at Mac to King Lear at the Guthrie, Stephan Yoakam '75 has always valued a strong artistic community.
Taking on Childhood Cancers
Ian Lock, childhood cancer survivor, now takes on the disease through research and advocacy at the highest level.
Sociology Graduate Receives National Paper Award
The American Sociological Association's Section on Racial & Ethnic Minorities has awarded recent grad Mahala Miller the 2017 Joe Feagin Distinguished Undergraduate Student Paper Award.
Faculty Focus: Ethics, Investments, and Pine Trees
From financial statements to a rock band's business plan, students explore it all in Professor Jeff Evans’s accounting courses.