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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...

Activists discuss health reform in South Africa

Estelle Timar-Wilcox

September 28, 2018

Two celebrated advocates for accessible HIV/AIDS treatment in South Africa visited Macalester on Tuesday, Sept. 25 to discuss their work. Vuyiseka Dubula and Mandla Majola both partner with Acacia Global, a nonprofit that work...

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...

Manning researches sustainability at State Fair

Rebecca Edwards

September 14, 2018

For the past ten years, environmental studies professor Christie Manning has made a point of spending summer days at the Minnesota State Fair – not for deep-fried snacks-on-a-stick, but for the opportunity to conduct survey re...

Macalester places fourth in RecycleMania

The Mac Weekly

April 26, 2018

Macalester has placed fourth in this year’s RecycleMania, the annual challenge that compares the percentage of waste diverted from landfills to composting or recycling facilities at over 150 schools across the nation. The fourth-pl...

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