Dunn resigns, Tara Adams rejoins Mac as Interim Title IX Coordinator
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Dunn resigns, Tara Adams rejoins Mac as Interim Title IX Coordinator

In the Mac Daily on Thursday, April 25, President Brian Rosenberg announced the resignation of former Title IX Bias and Harassment Coordinator Timothy Dunn, effective Tuesday, April 30. Dunn’s exit comes at the close of a tense semester between survivors and the Office of Title IX, which culminated in MCSG President-elect Blair Cha delivering a…

Students report lack of support for survivors on campus
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Students report lack of support for survivors on campus

Please be advised: this article contains discussion of sexual violence, sexual harassment and vulgar language. Update 4/26: on the morning of 4/25, President Brian Rosenberg announced in the MacDaily that Title IX, Bias and Harassment coordinator Timothy Dunn had decided to resign from his post, effective 4/30. As of 4/26, Macalester administration had no further…

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Naming Hate brings Eric Ward to Campus

Macalester has long struggled to confront manifestations of hate on campus. Repeated incidents of anti-Semitic, anti-black and anti-Arab hate speech in public and private spaces around the school have left the campus community searching for an outlet to engage with the issue directly. March 27 through 29, Macalester hosted Naming Hate, a series of lectures,…

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Org budget appeals lead to 3 hour MCSG epic

The topic of this week’s MCSG meeting was student organization budget appeals. Nine groups — International Studies Club, Bad Comedy, Mac SUPER, Mactivists, Mac Slams, Afrika, BLAC, Physics & Astronomy Club and Outing Club — attended the meeting in hopes of acquiring more money for next year’s programming. Before the appeals began in earnest, the…

FFM seeks feedback on proposal
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FFM seeks feedback on proposal

Fossil Free Mac (FFM), seeking student feedback and support before the board of trustees debates their proposal in May, hosted a town hall on April 1 in the John B. Davis Lecture Hall. The student organization is asking the board to place a moratorium on Macalester’s private partnerships with oil and gas companies. After classes…

“Naming Hate” to tackle education, awareness and action
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“Naming Hate” to tackle education, awareness and action

Over the next three days — Wednesday, March 27 to Friday, March 29 — Macalester will host its first-ever Naming Hate event: a series of lectures, panels and workshops on the nature of hate and how to respond to manifestations of hate on and off campus. After the appearance of multiple swastikas, racist graffiti and…

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