News & Event Updates

Stay Up to Date on Macalester’s Coronavirus Response

We will continue to update our COVID-19 website regularly, especially the Frequently Asked Questions page. Please check there if you have questions.

Winner of the free airline ticket!

Congratulations to Jillian Steigauf, spouse of Brian Steigauf who works in Facilities Services.  Jillian completed our health assessment before March 31 and won the drawing for a free airline ticket (that she can use when it’s safe to travel again).

It’s not too late to get your covered spouse or domestic partner involved in our well-being program.  If you both complete the health assessment and two well-being activities, you can earn a $300 MasterCard reward card!  Those with employee-only coverage can earn a $150 reward card.  Log on now to or learn more on our Wellness Benefits and Incentives page.

Spring Session 2 Classes – Going Virtual with Zoom!

Our Spring Session 2 well-being classes are moving to an online format with Zoom!  Registration opens on Monday, March 30 and will close on Friday, April 3.  The series begins the week of April 6 and runs through the week of May 11.  All classes will be held online at their regular day and time.  Participants will receive a Zoom meeting invite with the link to join their class.  For more information and to register visit our WHAM Classes page.

WHAM Lunch & Learn March 25 – Cancelled

iBrain: Learning in the Age of Distraction

This event has been cancelled.  We will monitor the evolving situation and determine the possibility of offering a virtual option in the future.