The Mac Weekly

Mays features at Cornerstone Forum

Margaret Moran

October 18, 2018

On the evening of Thursday, Oct. 11, students and faculty gathered in the Art Commons for the first Cornerstone Forum of the semester featuring MCSG President Malik Mays ’19. Malik Earle ’18 and Mara Steinitz ’18 started t...

MCSG Overseer: Mac Rocketry launches effort for official charter

Margaret Moran

October 11, 2018

This week’s MCSG meeting began with a presentation from James Cannon ’20, Maya Wills ’21 and Alyssa Bulatek ’20 on their new student group: High-Power Rocketry at Macalester, or “Mac Rocketry.” Mac Rocketry formed af...

MCSG Overseer: Consent is Mac town hall planned for November

Margaret Moran

October 4, 2018

This week’s MCSG meeting featured a presentation by the Health Promotion student staff members Hallie Kircher-Henning ’19, KP Blake-Leibowitz ’19 and Malia Becker ’20 about the Consent is Mac Town Hall event planned fo...

EPAG mulling changes to requirements

Margaret Moran

September 27, 2018

On Sept. 25, during MCSG’s weekly meeting, Academic Affairs Committee (AAC) Chair Kofi Ofosu ’19 discussed possible changes coming to distribution and major requirements at the College. “Over the past few weeks I’ve be...

MCSG Overseer: Queer Faith Community seeks org charter

Margaret Moran

September 27, 2018

This week’s MCSG meeting began with a presentation from Queer Faith Community (QFC) co-leader Amelia Gerrard ’20 on why the organization should be chartered by the Student Organizations Committee (SOC). “Queer Faith Community is...

MCSG Overseer: Brown previews Macalester Moment campaign

Rebecca Edwards

September 21, 2018

This week’s MCSG meeting began with a presentation by Vice President for Advancement Andrew Brown on the public launch of the college’s new fundraising campaign. Titled “The Macalester Moment,” the campaign will atte...

MCSG Overseer: Faculty to undergo inclusive classroom training

Margaret Moran

September 14, 2018

This week’s MCSG meeting began with a discussion of the changes that the Legislative Body (LB) plans to make during the 2018-2019 academic year to better connect with the entirety of the student body – especially students of...

MCSG Overseer: Transit bill voted down, could be revived in fall

Margaret Moran

April 26, 2018

This week’s MCSG meeting began with a presentation from Student Services and Relations Committee (SSRC) member Fabian Bean ’18 on a bill proposing that MCSG allocate $3,000 per year to subsidizing free bus passes for students do...

MCSG Overseer: Climbing club appeals budget, to no avail

Margaret Moran

April 19, 2018

This week’s MCSG meeting started with a review of Climbing Club’s budget appeal. The org’s original budget request for the 2018-2019 school year was $25,920, of which the Legislative Body (LB) approved $17,280. They appe...

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