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Mac Speaks: What do you want from your community? | Christian Smith
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Mac Speaks: What do you want from your community? | Christian Smith

What were your expectations of the Macalester community before you arrived on campus for your first year? Christian Smith: I thought that it was a really friendly place, that there was really great relationships between students and faculty and staff that were authentic and close. I thought there were good relations between students from different…

Mac Speaks: What do you want from your community?
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Mac Speaks: What do you want from your community?

What were your expectations of the Macalester community before you arrived on campus? I expected people to be really nerdy and intelligent. I didn’t have many other expectations, though, so when I got here I wasn’t going to be hugely disappointed. I wanted to wait and see what the experience would be. I also expected…

Mac Speaks: What do you want from your community?
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Mac Speaks: What do you want from your community?

What were your expectations for the Macalester Community before arriving on campus? I knew it would be fun and diverse. Looking at the Facebook page, everyone seemed really nice and geographically diverse, which was something that I was looking for. I didn’t actually expect it to seem as small as it does. But I’m coming…