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Obama EPA administrator to visit Mac

Gina McCarthy, the former administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under President Obama, will visit Macalester to deliver a lecture on March 29 at 7 p.m. in the Alexander G. Kagin Ballroom. McCarthy, who headed the EPA from July 2013 through the end of Obama’s second term and currently teaches public health at Harvard,…

Jelani Cobb delivers lecture on racial justice
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Jelani Cobb delivers lecture on racial justice

Dr. Jelani Cobb visited Macalester’s Kagin Hill Ballroom last Friday, November 4 to give the annual El-Kati Lecture. The event also served as the keynote speech for the 2016 Kente Summit for Collegiate Black Men. Cobb, who is a Professor of Journalism at Columbia University and a contributor to the New Yorker, gave his speech…

CNN analyst Jeffrey Toobin to deliver commencement address
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CNN analyst Jeffrey Toobin to deliver commencement address

Jeffrey Toobin will deliver this year’s commencement speech, Communications announced. Toobin, a senior legal analyst for CNN and staff writer for The New Yorker, is regarded as an expert on contemporary legal issues. He was formerly an assistant U.S. Attorney and legal analyst for ABC. During his time as a television legal analyst, he has…