The Mac Weekly, established in 1914, is a student-run publication that covers on-campus news, highlights student interests, and provides a forum for opinion and discussion of issues pertinent to the Macalester community. With a circulation of approximately 2000, TMW publishes 12 to 14 issues each academic semester. Its staff is composed primarily of volunteer writers and editors, and welcomes any member of the Macalester community to submit opinion pieces. The Mac Weekly operates as a student organization under the Macalester College Student Government and is funded primarily by student activity fee dollars.

The views and opinions expressed in the opinion section are solely those of the authors. They do not represent the thoughts of The Mac Weekly or its editorial staff. The Mac Weekly opinion section is a forum for free speech and debate, and articles will not be censored except in cases of threatening language or hate speech. Any concerns should be directed to the Opinion Editor, Kacie Reilly.

Any general questions or concerns about The Mac Weekly can be directed to the Editor in Chief, Heather Johansen or the appropriate section editor.

The Mac Weekly Editorial Staff, Fall 2015:

Editor in Chief: Heather Johansen

News: Emily Gustafson, Rachel Wilson, Meg Britton-Mehlisch, Celia Heudebourg, ML Kenney

Features:  Esha Datta, Ellie Fuqua, Adrianna Jereb

Food and DrinkJoe Klein

Arts: Sophie Keane,

Sports: Eliza Ramsey,  Max Horvath

Opinion: Kacie Reilly

WebMax Guttman

Advertising: Rachel Wilson

Managing Editors: Kacie Reilly, Lydia Karlson, Lindsey Smith

Photography:  Maddie Jaffe, Josh Koh, Maya Rait

Design: Lydia Karlson

The Spark: Mike Curran and Mitchell Peterson