Founders Day 2011: Celebrating 137 years

8:30 PM  - 12:30 AM
Friday Mar 4, 2011
Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center

Founders Day is an annual community-wide celebration of Macalester’s history held on the anniversary of our founding.

This year's celebration features:

  • Live music by Soulacious and
    Macalester student groups
  • Birthday cake and snacks
  • Students in period dress as the founders
  • Complimentary soft drinks and cash bar*
  • Games, dancing and photo portraits
    *A college-issued and state identification will be required to enter the bar area.

Dress is semi-formal. Come early — avoid the coat check crowds!

Learn about Macalester's founders, RSVP, and volunteer here.

Contact: Amy Phenix, Communications,

This event is for: Alumni, Students, Staff and Faculty

Admission: Free

Sponsored By: Dean of Students

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