The Mac Weekly

Do something other than Netflix in January

November 22, 2013

Have you ever sat at home on a weekday in January wishing you had something more productive to do than binge watch five seasons of Breaking Bad on Netflix? Your free time during winter break is the perfect time to think about yo...

Are you as moral as a 7th grader?

May 2, 2013

Since graduating last May, I have been working in my hometown of Oak Grove, MO as a full-time special education paraprofessional. My job consists mostly of reminding 7th graders about the difference between their, there and th...

Take a jelly bean and move on

May 2, 2013

Over the past year, several recent Mac alumni have followed the controversy regarding Macalester’s banking relationship with Wells Fargo, brought to light by the students involved with KWOC. Although the alumni we have spoken wi...

Alumni donations necessary to create the Macalester we love

March 8, 2013

I am writing in response to Matt Day’s article about the college “donation arms race.” After digesting his opinion piece, it became clear to me that there is some misunderstanding about why the Annual Fund exists. We ask our a...

ProfTalk: Ryan Murphy

ProfTalk: Ryan Murphy

February 15, 2013

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