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Welcome and Academics at Mac Faculty Panel (Fall Visit Day) - Shared screen with speaker view
Macalester Staff (SS)
21:44
Greetings, all! If you have any technical difficulties, please email schmiele@macalester.edu or send a text message to +1 651-360-2622.
Macalester Staff (SS)
22:02
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Macalester Staff (SS)
22:20
Macalester’s Land Acknowledgement:-- Macalester is located in Saint Paul, Minnesota on the ancestral homeland of the Dakota people who were forcibly exiled from the land because of aggressive and persistent settler colonialism. We make this acknowledgment to honor the Dakota people, ancestors, and descendants, as well as the land itself. --
Macalester Staff (SS)
23:12
Register for more virtual events this month, includingsample classes: https://www.macalester.edu/admissions/virtual-visit-days-fall-2021/sample-classes-prospective/and professor panels: https://www.macalester.edu/admissions/virtual-visit-days-fall-2021/professor-panels/
Macalester Staff (SS)
24:13
Academics at Macalester brochure:https://www.flipsnack.com/macalester/academics-at-macalester-2021.html
Macalester Staff
25:05
This evening’s panelists are Professor Dennis Cao (Chemistry), Professor Nadya Nedelsky (International Studies), and Professor Cláudia Tatinge Nascimento (Theater and Dance).
Macalester Staff
28:11
Macalester’s Mission Statement: “Macalester is committed to being a preeminent liberal arts college with an educational program known for its high standards for scholarship and its special emphasis on internationalism, multiculturalism, and service to society.”
Macalester Staff
28:25
For more on Macalester’s 39 majors, 40 minors, and 10 concentrations:https://www.macalester.edu/majors-minors/
Macalester Staff
30:21
For more details on graduation requirements, visit:https://www.macalester.edu/academicprograms/courseregistration/graduation-requirements/
Macalester Staff
32:41
Examples of First-Year Courses include “Seeing Performance in the Twin Cities,” “Accelerated General Chemistry,” “Intro to International Studies: Identities, Interests, and Community,” “Evolution, Bigfoot, and Anthropology in the United States,” “Geography of Environmental Hazards,” “Virginity: From Mary to Millennials,” “Our Cyborgs, Ourselves,” and “Rocket Science.”
Macalester Staff
32:51
For more about First Year Courses:https://www.macalester.edu/academicprograms/courseregistration/2021-first-year-courses/
Macalester Staff
34:52
MACCONNECT Trips: https://www.macalester.edu/career-exploration/macconnect-trips/
Macalester Staff
37:07
For examples of recent student internships and research projects, visit:https://www.macalester.edu/summer-showcase/summer-showcase/
Macalester Staff
39:15
For more on the Twin Cities, visit:https://www.macalester.edu/about/twin-cities/
Macalester Staff
44:57
Please type questions for our panelists using the “Q&A” button at the bottom of your screen. You can also upvote questions from other participants.
Macalester Staff
45:55
A few recent examples of senior capstone projects at Mac: https://www.macalester.edu/news/2021/03/capstone-conclusions/
Macalester Staff
51:25
Career profiles for Theater and Dance majors:https://www.macalester.edu/theater-and-dance/aftermacalester/
Macalester Staff
52:29
Career profiles for International Studies majors:https://www.macalester.edu/internationalstudies/aftermacalester/
Macalester Staff
53:22
Career profiles for Chemistry majors:https://www.macalester.edu/chemistry/aftermacalester/
Macalester Staff
55:08
More on study away:https://www.macalester.edu/life-at-mac/study-away/
Macalester Staff
58:03
Recommendations from Departments and Concentrations for Study Away: https://www.macalester.edu/studyaway/programs/departmentrecommendations/
Macalester Staff
01:02:21
More about Academic Advising and Resources for Students: https://www.macalester.edu/academicprograms/academicadvising/
Macalester Staff
01:10:06
Article about Macalester’s Outing Club: https://www.macalester.edu/news/2018/08/wild-at-heart/#/0
Macalester Staff
01:11:26
Macalester Wellness Initiatives: https://www.macalester.edu/healthandwellness/wellness-initiatives/
Macalester Staff
01:12:53
Homepage for Laurie Hamre Center for Health and Wellness: https://www.macalester.edu/healthandwellness/
Macalester Staff
01:16:44
List of 100+ student organizations at Macalester:https://www.macalester.edu/directory/studentorganizations/
Macalester Staff
01:17:34
More about the Idea Lab: https://www.macalester.edu/entrepreneurship-and-innovation/idealab-2/#/0
Macalester Staff
01:19:26
How current students and alumni student staff use the Idea Lab: https://www.macalester.edu/entrepreneurship-and-innovation/2021-student-staff-alumni/
Macalester Staff
01:22:00
Diversity and Inclusion: https://www.macalester.edu/admissions/diversity-and-inclusion/
Macalester Staff
01:22:47
---We’d like to thank you all for joining us and taking the opportunity to hear from our professors.---If you have questions or concerns, please contact us at admissions@macalester.edu---You can join our next panel, “Ask a Mac Student” here:https://macalester.zoom.us/j/92423474968
Macalester Staff
01:23:28
To all: make sure to visit the websites of departments you are interested in! https://www.macalester.edu/majors-minors/
Macalester Staff
01:25:09
You can join our next panel, “Ask a Mac Student” here:https://macalester.zoom.us/j/92423474968