Student Staff

Civic Engagement Center
Markim Hall, Third Floor
651-696-6030 (fax)

Academic-Year Hours
Monday, 8 a.m.-7 p.m.
Tuesday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Summer Hours
Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday, 9 a.m.-noon

Hannah Hannah Trostle '14
Issue Based Organizer: Youth and Tutoring (Community Based)

Outing, Minnesota
Classical Languages and Political Science Double Major, Hispanic Studies Minor
"I'm really excited to visit old and new sites and adapt to this new role as an issue area coordinator. I'm looking forward to meeting all the volunteers. :)"

  • Luciano-GuzmanLuciano Guzman '16
    Issue Based Organizer: College Access

    St. Paul, Minnesota
    Geography Major
    "I'm excited about working with a slightly different group of people. I love seeing the office assistants and fellow issue area organizers throughout the day!"
  • Mieke-MonaghanMieke Monaghan '15
    Office Assistant

    Portland, Maine
    Psychology Major, German and Statistics Double Minor. 
    "I'm excited about helping the office and the projects of students run smoothly!"
  • Rachel Ozer-BearsonRachel Ozer-Bearson '16
    Issue Based Organizer: Youth & Tutoring (Spring)

    El Cerrito, California
    International Studies Major, Hispanic Studies Minor.
    "I'm excited about collaborating with passionate fellow issue area organizers and CEC staff."
  • Issa AliIssa Ali '15
    Issue Based Organizer: Health

    Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Computer Science Major
    "I look forward to having more fun with my awesome co-workers and continue organizing awesome events and projects on campus. Last year was good, but this year will be better!"
  • Li GuanLi Guan '15
    Issue Based Organizer: Environment and Sustainability

    Shanghai, China
    Environmental Studies and German Major.
    "I am excited about doing more outreach to some other environmental organizations in the Twin Cities and exploring new volunteer opportunities."
  • Ariel EstreallaAriel Estrella '15
    Bonner Program Coordinator
    Queens, New York
    English and WGSS Major, American Studies Minor.
    "I am excited about representing Macalester on the national student Bonner Advisory Board, and meeting regularly with my supervisor, Consuelo."
  • Lindsey SmithLindsey Smith '16
    Office Assistant (Fall 2014)

    Corvallis, Oregon
    Linguistics, International Studies and Hispanic Studies
    "I'm looking forward to getting to know the new staff, seeing the old staff again and finally learning how to transfer a call!!"

Cole WareCole Ware '17
Issue Based Organizer: Economic Justice 
Stow, Ohio
"I am most excited to figure it all out... how to advance volunteering in the community, beyond the great work already done!"

John StarkJohn Stark '16
Issue Based Organizer: Arts for Social Change 
Bonner Program Assistant
Grinnell, Iowa
Theatre Studies Major
"I'm excited to work with Bonner Scholars and to create cool new artistic opportunities."

Monica Monica Ngo '17
Issue Based Organizer:
College Access (Spring 2015) | Youth & Tutoring (School Based)

San Jose, California
"I'm looking forward to becoming more involved with both the Macalester and the Twin Cities community!"

Rachel TanRachel Tan Wei Fan '17
Issue Based Organizer: Immigrants and Refugees

International Studies and Latin American Studies Major, Hispanic Studies Minor
"I am thrilled to help our compassionate Mac community find volunteering sites that they will fall in love with and give their time with all their heart."

Nina Nina Fernandez '17
Issue Based Organizer: Spanish Language

Den Helder, the Netherlands | Santiago, Chile
Economics and Latin American Studies Double Major
"I am most excited about getting to know and working together with students and co-workers who are just as passionate about Civic Engagement as I am!"

CameronCameron Kesinger '15
Lives of Commitment Coordinator

Katy, Texas
International Studies, Hispanic Studies, Human Rights and Humanitarianism
"I'm incredibly excited to be able to work with incoming first years in a program that has meant so much to me throughout my time at Macalester. I think entering first years bring an incredible excitement and brightness with them and I
                                   couldn't be happier to work with them as they continue shaping their passions
                                   and vocations.

Mariah Mariah Geiger '15
Study Abroad Returnee Programs Coordinator

Farmington, Minnesota
International Studies Major, Community and Global Health Concentration
"I'm looking forward to being a part of a team that has shaped my college experience so positively. Plus, I loved my study abroad experience, and I'm excited to use that to help others reflect on and share about their times
                                  abroad too!

ChristianChristian Smith '15
Lilly Program Coordinator

Menomonie, WI
Applied Mathematics & Statistics Major and Educational Studies Double Major,
Hispanic Studies Minor
"I am excited to work with professionals whom I look up to and respect.

LarissaCortesiLarissa Cortesi '18
Office Assistant
Mount Prospect, Illinois
International Studies Major
"I'm really excited to be working with other students and staff passionate about serving the community, and I can't wait to help out in any way I can!"