Turnover brings fresh faces to facilities

There are people working in Macalester’s facilities department who have been there for over 30 years. A lot of precise knowledge can be garnered in 30 years, from the nooks and crannies in a

Homes away from home: students’ unique living spaces on and off campus

The transition from living at home to living in a college setting is challenging. Sharing limited space with a roommate you have likely never met, transforming blank walls and extra long twin beds into

A Little Chat with Little Scream

Laurel Sprengelmeyer, raised in Iowa and based in Montreal, is the captivating voice behind Little Scream. Her songs utilize the full range of her voice while weaving complex layers of instrumentals around each sung

What is Aleppo? A war crime

When Gary Johnson committed his infamous “What’s Aleppo?” gaffe, MSNBC commentator Mike Barnicle berated the Libertarian candidate for presidency by reminding him that Aleppo was, “the epicenter of the refugee crisis.” Of course Aleppo

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

Food & Drink
Public Kitchen + Bar delivers fresh food in a chic setting

Public Kitchen + Bar, overlooking Mears Park in the Lowertown neighborhood of Saint Paul, brings together the antique and the modern to create a tasteful and chic dining experience. Dark wood tables pop against