The Mac Weekly

Bringing Sexy Mac! The male gaze and ‘All About that Bass’

October 3, 2014

From Destiny’s Child questioning if we’re “ready for this jelly” to Florida Georgia Line’s drooling over “them long tanned legs,” from Kanye telling women to “eat their salad, no dessert” to John Legend loving al...

Why it matters: Talking about mental illness

September 26, 2014

I have an eating disorder. I had an eating disorder? I’m not sure which. Either way, this is a statement I have been afraid to say for a long time. I have told my family and some close friends, but this is not something I we...

A thank you and an update on the Macalester Athletics information disclosure policies

September 26, 2014

Last week I wrote an article describing my past struggles with an eating disorder. In the time since, I’ve been surprised by the amount of support I’ve received. Strangers and friends have shared their personal stories wi...

The Macalester Athletics Department wants you to know my weight. I don’t.

September 19, 2014

Before cross country started, a Macalester athletics trainer measured me as part of my pre-season physical. I was 5’10’’ and 170 lbs. On Monday, Sept.15th the Macalester Athletics department posted this information to th...

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