The Mac Weekly

DML Land Acknowledgement created this summer

Barbara Kuzma

October 11, 2018

We ask that you take a moment to honor that we are on Dakota land. Macalester is situated on the ancestral homeland of the Dakota people, particularly the Sisseton and Wahpeton bands, who were forcibly exiled from the land becaus...

Board considers funding free menstrual products

Hannah Catlin

December 7, 2017

This week’s MCSG meeting commenced with the now-official weekly moment of reflection on the stolen Dakota land Macalester is built on. MCSG Vice President Ariana Hones ’18 framed the moment with the Trump administration’s re...

Indigenous population at Mac deserves better

Samantha Manz

October 13, 2017

by Proud Indigenous People for Education [email protected] Macalester College was built on land that belongs to the Dakota people. The Dakota, an Indigenous sovereign nation, were forced into exile after the U.S.-Dakota W...

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