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New Food, Agriculture and Society concentration launches
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New Food, Agriculture and Society concentration launches

Due to popular demand, Macalester College has introduced a new concentration to its course catalogue this fall: Food, Agriculture, and Society (FAS). Initially, the concentration was a part of the Call to Action from the 2012 International Roundtable. The Roundtable is a yearly initiative led by the school to explore critical global issues. FAS was…

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Food, Agriculture and Society concentration proposal to be considered

A new concentration may soon be coming to Macalester. Although agriculture has long been the purview of public universities, Macalester is in the process of developing an interdisciplinary concentration entitled Food, Agriculture and Society (FAS). Concentrations at Macalester are supposed to more closely resemble real-world topics than the academic departments do. According to the Macalester…