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Groveland: How renaming failed at the University of Minnesota

Groveland: How renaming failed at the University of Minnesota

Kori Suzuki, Media Editor

October 31, 2019

A white supremacist former president. A building named after him. The question of whether or not to keep that name. This is the story of Neill Hall here at Macalester. But it’s also the story of Coffman Memorial Union, just a couple miles away. How this same debate over whether or not to rename...

Groveland: Climate Change, Part 1: What You Need to Know

Groveland, from The Mac Weekly.

Kori Suzuki, Media Editor

September 27, 2019

Hundreds of demonstrations around the world led by students. Days later, an urgent UN summit in New York. Both with one focus. This is part one of three episodes on the climate emergency: What you need to know about the current state of climate change. Guests: Louisa Bradtmiller, Associate Professor...

Groveland: The Fight Against Affirmative Action

Groveland, from The Mac Weekly.

Kori Suzuki

February 22, 2019

A group of students are suing Harvard, saying they were discriminated against for being Asian-American. Why a lawsuit about discrimination is part of the fight against affirmative action. Soundcloud Spotify Apple Music ...

Groveland: Title IX, Part 2: A Survivor’s Perspective

Groveland, from The Mac Weekly.

Kori Suzuki

December 7, 2018

Most Macalester students are confident in the ability of the school to effectively address reports of sexual assault. But how well does the Title IX process work in practice? Here is one student's experience. This episode contains descriptions of sexual assault and swearing. Listen on Soundcloud, S...

Groveland: Common Harvest Farm

Groveland, from The Mac Weekly.

The Mac Weekly

November 16, 2018

Global warming is becoming increasingly visible across the world. But some people have been dealing with its effects for a while. This week: One Wisconsin farmer's experiences with climate change. Listen on SoundCloud, Spotify, and Apple Podcasts. ...

Groveland: Title IX

Groveland, from The Mac Weekly.

The Mac Weekly

November 15, 2018

It started as a bill to promote gender equality in college sports. It became the basis for confronting sexual assault on college campuses. This week: How Macalester addresses reports of sexual assault under Title IX. Listen on SoundCloud, Spotify, and Apple Podcasts. ...

Groveland: Midterm Elections

Groveland, from The Mac Weekly.

Kori Suzuki

October 5, 2018

This week on Groveland: election security, a Macalester graduate running for Congress, and why Minnesota will be a battleground state in the midterm elections. Available on the streaming sites below: Itunes Spotify ...

Groveland: Kofi Annan

Groveland, from The Mac Weekly.

Kori Suzuki

September 13, 2018

Check out the first edition of The Mac Weekly's new podcast Groveland, hosted by Kori Suzuki. Available on the streaming sites below: Soundcloud Itunes Spotify ...

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