Engaging in the Digital Age
The course “New Media Theories and Practices” explores contemporary media trends.
How News Has Changed
"We're at a real turning point in media history," says media and cultural studies professor Michael Griffin.
Four Mac students talk about the fun and the value of gaining real-world experience through internships.
Alya Ansari ’19 helped build an award-winning new media installation for an all-night Twin Cities arts festival.
Frogtown Community Radio
Through radio, Jon Riddle ’16 aims to build community and reduce the digital divide in St. Paul’s Frogtown neighborhood
Why Keeping Up Matters: The Kardashians as a Reflection of Society
For her American studies capstone, Selena Pruitt ’16 watched "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" to uncover insights into “the best and worst” of American culture.
Internships in the arts have helped three Macalester students realize that with enough dedication and passion, one can build a career in the art world.
A recent Macalester grad is working on a platform to help music fans discover and share new talent.
Promoting Global Music
Mackenzie Martin ’16 enjoyed everything about working as a marketing intern for Minneapolis’s Cedar Cultural Center.
Adventures in Interning
Mac students take advantage of their mid-metro location through working at schools, museums, and more.