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Great Lakes Grant enters second semester, expands to entrepreneurship

Last summer, the Macalester Internship Program was awarded the Great Lakes Ready Internship Grant. The grant provides students with the opportunity to get paid for an otherwise unpaid internship completed during the academic year, given they have demonstrated financial need and a certain GPA. Macalester was selected to receive the grant by the Great Lakes…

Internships in the Interim
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Internships in the Interim

Macalester students are well-known for their civic engagement. Each year, 250 of us complete an internship, while even more seek out jobs, fellowships, and volunteering opportunities throughout the world. Our long summer breaks are an especially popular time to get involved. With the academic year just getting started, the question “what did you do this…

Interesting Internships: Leaving the Bubble
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Interesting Internships: Leaving the Bubble

Kayleigh Roach ’14, Psychology Alexandra McLaughlin: Where are you interning? KR: At the Washburn Center for Children. It’s on Nicollet in Minneapolis. What sort of stuff do you do there? Washburn in general does therapeutic and clinical work with kids of all ages. I specifically work in the therapeutic preschool. So we have about eight…