Tag: service

Mac ROTC: athletics, academics and the Army
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Mac ROTC: athletics, academics and the Army

Levi Golden ’20 and Sam Richmond ’19 have a lot on their plate. Golden is a first-year at Macalester, and is interested in US history and policy. He is a linebacker for the Mac Football team, and has been playing the sport for the last four years. Richmond is a sophomore who has run both…

Spring break with Students Today Leaders Forever
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Spring break with Students Today Leaders Forever

Over spring break, a group of six Macalester students headed to warmer weather and participated in various service projects in multiple states with the group Students Today Leaders Forever (STLF). The trip, affectionately termed the “Jackson Five” included stops in Jacksonville, IL; Jacksonville, MS; Jacksonville, TN; Jacksonville, MO; Jacksonville, LA and Pensacola, FL. The leaders…

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…

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Residential life plans ‘Spring Break and Stay’ program

Spring Break is nearly upon us, and Macalester students are finalizing their vacation plans. Many are headed home for the week, while some are planning trips to the world’s Spring Break hot spots such as Miami and Cancun. This year, a few students will also be participating in a new “Alternative Spring Break” right here…