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.
Who Is Generous and Why?
In the course Global Generosity, students explore different traditions related to giving and discuss what motivates people to give.
Firat Taydas ’92 built his career from a “DNA-level” understanding of coffee and an entrepreneurial spirit.
Life in the State Department
From South Korea to Pakistan, Isabelle Chan ’06 works to make the world a safer, more equitable place.
Learning the Ropes
From caring for zebras to managing actors, Mac students gained some unforgettable experiences last summer.
Global Cardiac Care
Mac Sustainability Ambassadors Travel from India to Malaysia Exploring the Work of a Twin Cities-based Health NGO.
International studies major Emily Elkins ’16 helps refugees become U.S. citizens.
Global Citizenship Awards 2016
Three Macalester seniors honored for their commitment to international service.
Determined to find a challenging study away experience, Kendall Van Sistine ’16 spent a semester in Ho Chi Minh City.
Mariah Carray ’16 traveled to Ghana to help develop social protection programs for tuberculosis patients.
Intern at the Embassy
Thanks to a stipend for unpaid internships, Jacob Phillips ’16 was able to intern at the Embassy of Jamaica in Washington, D.C.
A Macalester class spurred Grace Newton ’16 to ask new questions about being uprooted from her homeland.
An International Studies course exploring photography gives Mac students new insights into an old medium.
Understanding the role geography plays in community health led Carey Hert ’13 to play with her food with a Minneapolis community