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Features

Senior Futures: From investment banking to the Peace Corps

This article is the first installment in a series. Each installment focuses on different academic areas and career paths. This week, we explore computer science and economics. When the Class of 2017 graduates in May, its members will spread across the United States and the world, pursuing opportunities in fields ranging from international development to…

“Super days” : Economics students in New York City
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“Super days” : Economics students in New York City

It’s six a.m. on a chilly October morning but instead of being in bed, a group of dedicated Macalester Economics students are en route to New York City. Each year, a group of junior Economics students flies out to NYC for interviews with the largest banking firms in the nation. Dubbed “super days,” these interview…

Senior Profile: Joe Dykema
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Senior Profile: Joe Dykema

[Editors Note: Be sure to check out a video interview with Joe at the bottom of the article] Whenever you ask a football teammate about the experience of playing alongside Joe Dykema ’14, there is a pause and a laugh usually followed by the words, “I don’t know if I can tell you about that.”…