The paper publishes 12 or 13 volumes, ranging from 12 to 24 pages, each semester. Washington Monthly  59 In its edition, U. In addition to over courses available on campus, Macalester students have access to all courses offered through the consortium without paying additional tuition.
Macalester Athletics compete in a new athletic facility, the Leonard Center, which opened in August The losing streak ended in dramatic fashion: Civic engagement is a core component of the Macalester education and is included in its mission statement.
Kicker Bob Kaye put a yarder through the uprights with 11 seconds remaining in an early September contest as the Scots beat Mount Senario College. Macalester also has an agreement with the Minneapolis College of Art and Design MCAD whereby students may take one course per term at that college, provided that Macalester has approved the course.
Materials from the former facility were disposed of in environmentally friendly ways, and some materials were incorporated into the new structure. InWashington Monthly ranked Macalester 59th best liberal arts college. The Leonard Center includes a meter track, a natatorium, a fitness center, several multipurpose rooms, and a health and wellness center for the college community.
ACTC provides free busing between the campuses to all students. MITY provides two different gifted education programs during the summer months and one on weekends during the academic year. Other members include University of St.
Almost all the newspaper staff works on a volunteer basis.
The Wall Street Journal ranked Macalester as the 38th best "feeder school" out of all national colleges and universities based on the number of students the school sends to the 15 most prestigious grad programs. Most courses are offered for four semester credits, but the amount of credit may vary.
Academic consortia memberships[ edit ] Neill Hall  Macalester is a member of the Associated Colleges of the Twin Cities ACTCa consortium of five liberal arts colleges in Saint Paul and Minneapolis formed to develop cooperative programs and offer cross-registration to their students.
Student body[ edit ] Macalester is known for its high international enrollment for its institutional type as a percentage of its student body. Macalester has a student-powered Gender and Sexuality Resource Center that aims to build a culture of resistance against all forms of oppression.
InThe Huffington Post ranked Macalester one of the 7 trendiest colleges. Civic engagement[ edit ] Macalester is one of only institutions that has been awarded the prestigious Carnegie Community Engagement Classification for excellence in civic engagement.
Louis makes it possible for a student to earn a B. Louisstudents may complete three years at Macalester before transferring to Washington University for a senior year of accelerated architectural study, leading to a B. A satirical section, The Mock Weekly, is added to the last issue of each semester.
In16 departments offered 59 courses with civic engagement components. Both teams are well-supported by students, parents and alumni. The paper has published a magazine three times, in April and March and November Coordinates Macalester College (/ m ə ˈ k æ l ə s t ər /) is a private, coeducational liberal arts college located in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
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