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September, 2010

Lowe Lecture with Martha Nussbaum

Prof. Martha Nussbaum’s talk, "Creating Capabilities: The Human Development Approach," will investigate a new theoretical approach: the "capabilities" or "human development" method, discussing reasons for preferring it to standard approaches and looking at debates it has engendered about cultural pluralism and universality. The Lowe Lectureship at at Macalester College was established in honor of Arnold H. Lowe, former pastor of the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Minneapolis former President of the Macalester Board of Trustees.

Sophomore Fiesta

The sophomore class celebrated their return to campus with fabulous Mexican cuisine and music on September 9, 2010. The event was sponsored by Macalester's Career Development Center.

Macalester's 17th Annual International Roundtable

Macalester College presents its 17th annual International Roundtable titled, “My Sister's and Brother's Keeper? Human Rights in the Era of Globalization,” Thu. - Sat., Oct. 7 - 9, 2010, in the Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center, John B. Davis Lecture Hall, 1600 Grand Ave., St. Paul, Minn.

Macalester College Presents So Percussion on October 8

Since coming together at the Yale School of Music in 1999, So Percussion, has been creating music that explores all the extremes of emotion and musical possibility. They will perform Friday, October 8 at 8 p.m. in Macalester College’s Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, 1600 Grand Ave., St. Paul, Minn.

Twins Game Field Trip

Macalester's Program Board organized a student outing to the Twins game on September 20, 2010. Photos by Yaqing Wen '14

Neighborhood Restaurants

Tour restaurants around Macalester

At the Minnesota State Fair

Shuttle buses ferried students from campus to the fair and back all afternoon on the last day of The Great Minnesota Get-Together.

Podcast: Tips for Parents & Students

Vice president for student affairs Laurie Hamre talks about what things to do and what things you just shouldn't worry about during the first year of college.

July, 2010

May, 2009