Understanding the role geography plays in community health led Carey Hert ’13 to play with her food with a Minneapolis community
Three Weeks for America
While helping under-resourced schools, Christian Smith ’15 and Katie Soo ’13 also tested their own interest in teaching.
Dreams of Doctoring
Abas Noor ’13 began life as a Somali refugee. As a Mac grad, he’s headed to Brown University’s medical school.
Two Lenses on Cambodia
It was a richer experience when students and faculty from religious studies and economics studied together in the kingdom of Cambodia.
In Search of Mermaids
Scuba diving and working with local environmentalists, two Live It Fund recipients seek to protect Sri Lanka’s unique environment in the face of development.
International Roundtable 2012
The seats were full as speakers from ag businesses and international scholars discussed the future of food.
Chuck Green Fellows 2012
For 12 Macalester sophomores and juniors every spring, the final exams and papers at semester’s end mark simply the halfway point for one of their classes.
Stone’s Throw Urban Farm
Alex Liebman ’12 and Emily Hanson ’11, with four partners, have turned 15 vacant city lots into Stone’s Throw Urban Farm, where they are growing an abundance of fresh, delicious vegetables.
Every fall, Mac geography students take their GIS software skills into the real world.