Parade Floats and Giant Puppets
Community Theater under Professor Harry Waters Jr. is active, colorful, creative, and anything but usual.
Award-Winning YA Novelist
YA novelist Lara Avery ’10 won a Minnesota Book Award for her most recent literary effort.
Finding Pathways to Valuable Molecules
Haruhiko Kuramochi's chemistry research is highly theoretical, but has important implications for agriculture and pharmaceuticals.
The Genetics of Corn
Hazel Chew '19 compared genotypes of corn working in the cornfield as well as the lab.
Sylvia Forman Prize Awarded to Recent Macalester Graduate
Katherine Brown ‘16, of Denver, Colo., has been awarded the Sylvia Forman Prize from the Association for Feminist Anthropology
Letter to My Sister
From the perspective of a senior, Adrianna Jereb gives her first-year sister Jenna some advice.
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.