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Photo Story: 21st Annual Cultural House Poetry Slam
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Photo Story: 21st Annual Cultural House Poetry Slam

The Cultural House held its 21st annual poetry slam in Kagin Ballroom on Saturday, Nov. 7. Student poets included Samia Habli ’16, Andrea Grimaldi ’16, Bo Kim ’17, Anja Swoap ’19, Becky Githinji ’18, Maddie Schumacher ’19 and Abbie Cotter ’18. Click the i in the top right corner of each photo for its caption….

Framing Ferguson // Review
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Framing Ferguson // Review

It’s candles and teddy bears. It’s screaming protesters and hands stretched in the air. It’s posters reading “black lives matter.” It’s Ferguson, Missouri, and it seems to have too quickly slipped our minds. In the wake of the summer, it was almost odd that no one had mentioned Michael Brown’s murder until this past Friday….

DML Photo Project: Sneak Preview
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DML Photo Project: Sneak Preview

This Saturday, April 19 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. in the Cultural House (37 Macalester St.), the semester-long work of the Department of Multicultural Life’s Cultural House Staff culminates with the exhibition of “Home is Where the HeArt Is,” a collection of collaborative arts projects that explores what home and family mean for members of the Macalester…

Opinion

An(other) Story Circle

In the spring of 2013, the Cultural House launched the newest addition to its program repertoire, An(other) Story. Inspired by the “story slams” of organizations like New York’s storytelling organization The Moth, An(other) Story provides a space for students to share their stories around themes of identity and growth. Four to five Macalester community members…