Date: May 9th, 2014

Lydia Ainsworth to perform new record at 7th Street Entry
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Lydia Ainsworth to perform new record at 7th Street Entry

Overlooking Los Angeles’ Echo Park is the statue “The Queen of Angels,” which became the inspiration for Lydia Ainsworth’s new record, Darling of the Afterglow. Ainsworth, a Torontonian electro-pop singer, released her album on March 31. She recorded the album in the same Toronto studio where she made her 2014 debut album, Right from Real….

Opinion

Letter to the Editor: Vote no on this hurried unionization effort

At last week’s Macalester Staff and Faculty Appreciation Luncheon, I, along with several other long term contingent faculty, were recognized for our years of service to the college, our students and fellow employees. I was thrilled to take my turn standing up and being publicly thanked by my colleagues. I’m wrapping up my first decade…

Opinion

Letter to the Editor: Vote no on the union vote

I am a long-tenured full professor. Surprisingly, I will be able to vote on whether the Service Employees International Union should represent the “contingent faculty.” This is because I signed a contract to work part-time the year after next as part of Macalester’s phased retirement program and have resigned my tenure as of the end…