10 August 2020
A message from President Poskanzer and the Tuesday Group, Aug. 10, 2020.
To the Carleton Community, As the recent Spring Term drew to a close, the ramifications from the murder of George Floyd and heightened awareness of the discrimination and injustices experienced…
8 June 2020
Dear Members of the Carleton Community, Following the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Carleton is establishing a $200,000 endowed scholarship in his memory that will be awarded to aspiring…
2 June 2020
I reach out to the Carleton community in a time of torment. Last week’s police brutality that murdered a Black man, George Floyd, is outrageous and terrifying. It has added…
29 May 2020
Dear Students, Faculty, and Staff,
As neighbors and as a community, we come together with a united message about the terrible and heartbreaking events that are traumatizing our state. Like many of you, we too are experiencing pain and anger, and together express our hope that we can stand together in our shared grief, anguish, and frustration.
13 November 2019
Carleton has long worked to attract international students, while simultaneously and systematically increasing its commitment to providing all students access to deep, meaningful learning experiences abroad. This year, our Off-Campus Studies program is celebrating its 50th anniversary.
6 September 2019
Carleton’s 2012 strategic plan calls for the college to “embrace collaborative opportunities with other institutions to enhance our academic program and save costs.” We have done this, and for good reason.
30 May 2019
In the midst of a national conversation on college admissions scandals, we’ve all been reminded how important it is for highly competitive colleges to have a system of admissions that truly reflects our highest values and our commitment to top-quality and accessible higher education.
7 February 2019
In October we publicly launched Every Carl for Carleton, a fund-raising campaign with a goal of $400 million. A successful campaign will provide additional scholarship dollars for students with financial need, help us build a new interdisciplinary science facility, support faculty members as they develop new courses and research opportunities for students, and allow Carleton to keep faith with its graduates as we prepare students for life after Carleton.
9 October 2018
Because Carleton is a residential community, our students experience a large portion of their growth and development outside the classroom. And that experience is dramatically enhanced when we include in our community students from the broadest conceivable range of backgrounds.