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The Mac Weekly

The Student News Site of Macalester College

The Mac Weekly

The Student News Site of Macalester College

The Mac Weekly

LB hears campus committee updates, athletics department changes
LB hears campus committee updates, athletics department changes
Anya Armentrout and Sayuri Cumaranatunge April 18, 2024

 On Thursday, April 11, Macalester College Student Government (MCSG) held their weekly Legislative Body (LB) meeting to discuss campus committee updates, changes in the athletics...

Photo story: snowstorm snowball fight
Photo story: snowstorm snowball fight
Rory Donaghy, Photo Editor • March 2, 2023

Last Wednesday, Feb. 22, the Macalester Outing Club extended an invite to other clubs and members of the Macalester community across campus to participate in a snowball fight...

Felicia Winfrey ‘25 and friends on Overalls @Mac Day. Photo by Grace Xue ‘23
Student’s idea thrives on campus: overalls at Mac
Grace (Ziyue) Xue, Staff Writer • October 27, 2022

Blue denim, brown corduroy, pink and white floral patterns, flannel jumpsuits … overalls of all kinds of fabrics and designs bloomed all over the campus like autumn flowers....

Our Neck of the Woods: Up North
Our Neck of the Woods: Up North
Katherine Irving, Media Editor • April 8, 2022

Wolves are everywhere and nowhere; they live on pretty much every continent in the Northern hemisphere, but only the most intrepid have seen one in the wild. But across the...

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Jordan Doi ’25 takes a swing for Mac men’s tennis. Photo courtesy of Macalester Athletics.
This Week In Sports: 4/19/24
Lucy Diaz and Audrey Milk April 18, 2024

Softball Coach Jody Gabriel notches 300th career victory • On Friday night , the Scots swept a doubleheader against the Carleton College...

Ben King ’26 launches one across the plate. Photo courtesy of Macalester Athletics.
This Week In Sports: 4/13/24
Daniel Graham, Sports Editor • April 11, 2024

Women’s tennis wins pair of conference matchups • On Saturday, the Scots took a roadtrip to Fargo, N.D. to face Concordia College (Minn.)...

This Week In Sports: 4/5/24
This Week In Sports: 4/5/24
Daniel Graham, Sports Editor • April 4, 2024

Men’s track and field competes in Good Friday Challenge • Last Friday, four Scots returned to Waverly, Iowa, where they previously concluded...

Maggie Rogers’ “Don’t Forget Me:” a testament to being a woman in your 20s
Maggie Rogers’ “Don’t Forget Me:” a testament to being a woman in your 20s
Mandy Week and Olivia Worcester April 18, 2024

 April 12 marked a glorious day for fans of sad indie-pop: the release of Maggie Rogers’ long-awaited third studio album “Don’t Forget...

Fall Out Boy at the Target Center. Photo by Linnea Joanen ’27.
Fall Out Boy bookends tour with deep-cuts and classics galore
Linnea Joanen, Staff Writer • April 18, 2024

 Fall Out Boy’s marathon “So Much For (Tour) Dust” tour was marked by the infamous Magic 8-Ball song — for Taylor Swift fans, this may...

Reed Sigmund as Toad, left and Jay Goede as Frog, right in rehearsal. Photo by Kaitlin Randolph.
Jay Goede reprises his role in “A Year With Frog and Toad” at CTC
Natalie Mazey, Associate Arts Editor • April 18, 2024

 Over 20 years ago, Jay Goede landed the role of Frog in the world premiere of the musical “A Year With Frog and Toad’’ at the Children’s...