The Mac Weekly

2018 International Roundtable brings new perspectives to campus

Adrian Johnson

October 19, 2018

Last week, Macalester hosted its 25th Annual International Roundtable (IRT), titled Beyond Blood and Skin: The Global Production and Consequences of Race and Racisms. The purpose of this year’s event was to explore race as a ...

If so inKlined | Roundtable: not always right

October 17, 2014

I attended my first International Roundtable this year, and I wasn’t sure what to expect. My International Studies professor raved about the event, saying that the the theme of migration was sure to make for a riveting group of...

Students move mock border project to Old Main Lawn

October 10, 2014

Update: 4:41 PM ; 10/10/14 Provost Kathy Murray announced this afternoon that the administration will not attempt to relocate the mock border wall from Old Main Lawn, after a group of students relocated it from the courtyard behi...

What happened to Mac’s mock border wall?

October 10, 2014

On a hot afternoon last February, I found myself lugging several gallons of water across an isolated ridge in the Baboquivari Peak Wilderness, southwest of Tucson, Arizona. When my companions and I arrived at our destination ...

International Roundtable to discuss migration

Celia Heudebourg

October 3, 2014

Macalester will host its annual International Roundtable next weekend. The Roundtable is a community-wide and globally-focused forum exploring critical issues from a variety of perspectives. This year’s Roundtable will focus on...

Why you WANT to attend this year’s International Round Table

October 4, 2013

A few weeks ago I decided last-minute to attend Farah Haddad’s talk about the Syria conflict. It meant cancelling lunch plans and skipping my daily run along the Mississippi even though I never “tuned in” to the politics of...

The Student News Site of Macalester College
international roundtable