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Saint Paul, MN
501 to 1000 employees
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$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
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Macalester College is a private liberal arts school that serves more than 1,900 students. The college is supported by an endowment of more than $675 million. Macalester has a student-faculty ratio of 10 to 1 and charges about $41,900 in tuition and fees. It was founded in ... Read more

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    I worked at Macalester College part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    It is a great school and a good place to work

    Cons

    Hard to balance work and studies

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Macalester College Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Macalester College.

    Interview

    Phone interview with the usual questions. I felt the HR person was the wrong one to be conducting the interview, as I don't think one person can have an intimate understanding of the particulars of every position at the college. I found her condescending and brusque, and would have liked to know more about the position than she could tell me.

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    • Tell me about a time when you were faced with a challenge and how you responded to it.   Answer Question
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