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.
Global Citizenship Awards 2019
Macalester recognizes three members of the Class of 2019 for demonstrating the college's key values.
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.
Live Performance: Medieval to Mozart
More than 60 courses in 17 departments, including Music, now include assignments that send students around the metro area to explore, research, and collaborate.
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.
Shifting politics in rural America
Ben Trumble '20 looks to better understand rural voters in America.
The Evolution of Daddy Longlegs
By studying the evolution of mite harvestmen, Professor Sarah Boyer's lab hopes to answer larger questions about the world's past.
Capitol Internship A Bus Ride Away
Ximena Silva-Avila found her internship with Senator Torres Ray easy to get to and full of life lessons.
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.
At Mac, students both learn from professors and work alongside them on research opportunities—often publishing their findings.
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.
At college, you might find your best friend in the most unexpected place, like a work-study job.
A Lesson From Marlon James, Epic Storyteller
Mac’s writer in residence brings us behind the scenes (and shares an excerpt) of his new novel, "Black Leopard, Red Wolf."