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Swim and Water Polo coach Jennie Charlesworth fired
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Swim and Water Polo coach Jennie Charlesworth fired

On Thursday, Oct. 22, members of Macalester’s Men’s and Women’s Swim teams, Women’s Water Polo team and Men’s Club Water Polo team received an email notifying them that Coach Jennie Charlesworth had been fired. For many of the athletes and students who interacted with Charlesworth this termination came as a shock. “Certainly when [news of…

Opinion

Dear Kim

Greetings, I just wanted to get in touch with you after I received your email this morning regarding Jennie Charlesworth. I just want to offer you some of my opinions about Jennie. As a coach, Jennie has done incredible things for the Men’s and Women’s Water Polo team, and the Men’s and Women’s Swimming and…

Opinion

Dear Students of Macalester College

Our college has not been transparent about the things happening in our Athletic Department. Instead of involving students and striving to make the athletic department a place where students feel welcome to play sports and work together with faculty, it has become a place where students feel isolated from faculty. There is a gap between the administration and players. This is not the kind of environment Macalester strives to create.

Opinion

Dear Kim Chandler

My name is Kendall Van Sistine. I am a senior captain of the Swimming and Diving and I am also one of the leaders of Little Scots.Your email this afternoon has left the members of the Swimming and Diving team, not to mention the Men’s and Women’s Water Polo teams, very distraught and upset. Jennie…

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To Whom it May Concern

Shocked and saddened barely do justice to describe the reaction I had after hearing about Jennie Charlesworth’s termination from Macalester. Please take a few minutes to read why this decision may not have taken all considerations into account. First of all, I have never met a more devoted and qualified coach during my time as…