Tag: accessibility

Disability Services leaves students at crossroads

Disability Services leaves students at crossroads

In contrast to the loud decor of the Kagin Commons, sits the Disability Services office. You’d be forgiven for not knowing that it’s there. Despite its geographic isolation, Disability Services has been busy. As of Jan. 2018, 247 students were receiving accommodations, 157 of them for psychological needs.


MCSG President shares goals for year

Last week The Mac Weekly sat down with Suveer Daswani ’18, President of the Macalester College Student Government (MCSG) for the 2017-2018 academic year. The following interview has been edited for clarity and length. The Mac Weekly: You’ve been involved in Student Government since your first year. Why are you so committed to MCSG and…


In defense of in-class laptop usage

I hold an unpopular belief amongst professors at this school because I believe all classrooms on the Macalester campus should allow access to laptops. Now there is something a lot of you might not know about me that will be important to know in the context of this article: 1) I used to work with…