Helping While They Learn
Through internships, Mac students gain real-world experience, from market research for startups to working in public health with refugee populations.
On campus and off, Legislative Politics students learn how legislatures work and why legislators do what they do.
MacConnect: Networking with Alumni
MacConnect trips help students network with alumni in Seattle, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C.
Four Different Internships
Four Mac students talk about the fun and the value of gaining real-world experience through internships in the Twin Cities.
Future McKinsey consultant Sunakshi Wadhwa ’17 took every opportunity to meet and learn from Macalester alumni on her way to graduation.
Development vs. Environment
Three Macalester Sustainability Fellows worked with the Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness to research sustainable development in the Iron Range.
Apple Strata to Financial Statements
Jacob Burke was exposed to all aspects of the business when he interned at Buddy’s Kitchen under alumnus Dave Smith ’80, CEO.
Four Mac students talk about the fun and the value of gaining real-world experience through internships.
A day in the life with Bianca Gonzalez
Macalester student Bianca Gonzalez takes us along for one day in her life at Macalester, from 5:45 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Supporting Immigrant Girls
Jasmine Nguyen ’17 developed a program to help immigrant and refugee parents support their daughters through the college process.
Seven fledgling businesses spread their wings in a remarkable entrepreneurial incubator.
Learning the Ropes
From caring for zebras to managing actors, Mac students gained some unforgettable experiences last summer.
International studies major Emily Elkins ’16 helps refugees become U.S. citizens.
Math major handles big data in U of Minnesota program designed to find out more about Parkinson's Disease
Working in a Senator’s Office
As a health policy intern, Tess Van Schepen '16 became part of a community in Senator Al Franken's St. Paul office.
Public Health Internships
Four students talk about their Twin Cities internships in the world of public health.
Training Ground for After Mac
A peek into the world of legislative government was an opportunity that William Theriac '16 couldn't pass up.