Every fall, a couple dozen Macalester students get up well before dawn and drive an hour south to a Buddhist temple to feed hungry ghosts.
A team, made of faculty and students, researches the health of Minnesota's rivers by looking at an unglamorous organism: mussels.
Yingtong Xie ’15 (Chengdu, China) describes her experience learning the bagpipes in Macalester's Pipe Band.
Advice to Seniors
What advice should they consider along the way? We asked Macalester faculty and staff—including Laurie Hamre, Terry Gorman, and Cheryl Doucette—for their best tips.
Can Robots Be Human?
Meet Marvin and Armstrong, two of the robots that roam Olin-Rice Science Center, and two of their human operators.
Seniors Sound Off: Rudy Henriquez ’14
Off to Yelp.com after graduation, Rudy says it's ok to have a narrow focus at Macalester.
Gary Krueger: 25 Years of Comparative Economics
Video of Gary Krueger's inaugural lecture as recipient of the college's Cargill Professorship in International Economics, "25 Years of Comparative Economics: The Questions Don't Change, but the Answers Do," given on Feb. 18, 2014 in the John B Davis Lecture Hall, Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center at Macalester College.