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Year of planning culminates in Macalester’s first TEDx event
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Year of planning culminates in Macalester’s first TEDx event

TEDxMacalesterCollege, Macalester’s first ever TED event, took place in the John B. Davis lecture hall on Saturday, Nov. 4. TED, short for “Technology, Entertainment, Design,” is a lecture series based in Vancouver, British Columbia that has spawned many independently organized events – including this one at Macalester. TED’s slogan is “ideas worth spreading,” and the…

Macalester’s new look: Administrators  discuss rebranding process
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Macalester’s new look: Administrators discuss rebranding process

In September, Macalester students, faculty and staff returned to campus and discovered that a new visual identity had sprung up on sweaters, student IDs and Convocation lunchboxes. Although the change may have seemed sudden to many members of the Macalester community, the school had been considering a rebranding process for years and began seriously working…

Senior Arts Spotlight:  Michael Kreher
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Senior Arts Spotlight: Michael Kreher

Every week, The Mac Weekly sits down with a senior arts major. This week we caught up with studio art and classics double major Michael Kreher. He hails from San Francisco. TMW: How did you first get interested in art? MK: All of the schools I attended were fairly arts-focused. After attending a K-8 school…

Theater Major // Charlotte Lastra
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Theater Major // Charlotte Lastra

This week’s senior arts profile is of Charlotte Lastra, a design track theatre major. She is from Chicago and does set building and design. How did you first get interested in theatre? I did theatre sort of on a whim in high school and I was like, “This is great. I don’t know what else…