Joanna E. Curtis ’97 is Macalester College’s next vice president for advancement. A 20-year fundraising veteran, she comes from the University of Memphis where she was also vice president for advancement.
Macalester College junior Hufsa Ahmed was one of 12 students selected for a Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship, which offers opportunities for student leaders of color to study social justice leadership across the globe.
Four Macalester College professors have been awarded tenure. They are: Matt Burgess, English; Gabriel Lade, Economics; Getiria Onsongo, Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science; and Felix Friedt, Economics.
Macalester College students spend months researching topics to present to peers and professionals every October at the International Roundtable, a community-wide forum exploring critical issues from a variety of perspectives.
Many student-athletes at Macalester College were recognized for academic excellence, including the softball team which had the highest team grade point average among all teams in all NCAA divisions for a second consecutive year.