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Board considers funding free menstrual products

By Hannah Catlin hcatlin@macalester.edu This week’s MCSG meeting commenced with the now-official weekly moment of reflection on the stolen Dakota land Macalester is built on. MCSG Vice President Ariana Hones ’18 framed the moment with the Trump administration’s recent decision to reduce the formerly-indigenous land dedicated to the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase national monuments…

Around the table, around the globe: Menstrual Health Panel takes international focus
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Around the table, around the globe: Menstrual Health Panel takes international focus

On Thursday, April 14, Mac Activists for Reproductive Justice (Mactivists) hosted their fourth annual Menstrual Health Panel, aiming this year to highlight differences in the discussions of female bodies’ menstrual cycles around the globe. It featured four panelists: Lutfe-E-Noor Rahman ’18, Andrea Grimaldi ’16, Nafeesa Dawoodbhoy and Alia Baitie ’18, who works at the sex…

Mactivists for Reproductive Justice holds annual Menstrual Health Panel
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Mactivists for Reproductive Justice holds annual Menstrual Health Panel

On Tuesday night, the third annual Menstrual Health Panel took place in JBD. The event was sponsored by Mactivists for Reproductive Justice and featured a panel of students, along with two area professionals. Student panelists included Michelle Kiang-Hinojosa ’15, Sara Saltman ’15, Emma Stout ’15 and Jinath Tasnim ’16. Jackie Trelawny, a community health and…