Leveraging the Mac Alumni Network
With advice and coaching from Mac alumni, Mugdha Shidhaye won a coveted internship with Goldman Sachs.
From Fermilab to Financial Services: Four Internships
In their internships, students had fun while exploring career options.
Firat Taydas ’92 built his career from a “DNA-level” understanding of coffee and an entrepreneurial spirit.
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.
Math in Mexico
The Mexican government and national press take notice when a student from Guadalajara starts a math program for kids in his hometown.
Publishing with Professors
From topics as varied as childhood obesity in Mexico to the discovery of new galaxies, Macalester students research with faculty and publish the results.
Math major handles big data in U of Minnesota program designed to find out more about Parkinson's Disease
From Intern to Employee
With the support of the Macalester network, Haroon Bokhari '16 landed an investment banking job at Wells Fargo.
Macalester paired them up as first-year roommates. Now seniors, they've lived together ever since.
If you are a student with a gift for analysis, there are a wide variety of internship opportunities in the Twin Cities.
Young Alumni Entrepreneurs
Fashion, clean energy, home brewing. Young alumni create new enterprises by combining ideas, initiative and determination with the willingness to take a chance.
Mac Alumni Named RISE Fellows
Three Macalester alumni were awarded RISE fellowships to help make social justice projects a reality.
Ha Song Pham ’15 discovered an affinity for data and learned how to make them reveal their truths.
Federal Reserve Internship
Jonathan Van Arneman ’16 interned at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and discovered his strengths.
Working Wall Street
An Investment Banking course connected Kunal Chauhan ’15 to a Mac alum, whose mentorship helped him land a job on Wall Street.
Speeding Up the Green Line
Ha Song Pham ’15 used statistical analysis to help light rail shave 15 minutes off the travel time between St. Paul and Minneapolis.
Thanks to the Winter Mann-Hill Fellowships, every winter break there are students out in the world exploring career interests in health care or medicine.
A new course brings together climate science and economics to determine efficient ways to address climate change.