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Students who have off-campus jobs: pros and cons

Alta Connors

April 28, 2017

Many Macalester students are often overwhelmed by their academic workload alongside their social lives. However, some students must also balance the academic demand alongside working a part-time/full-time job. At times scheduling ca...

Mac’s Fish/Chips/Strips new location is close, fast and fresh

Henry Nieberg

April 14, 2017

Even though Minnesota is practically full of lakes, the traditional fish and chips is found on coasts. Being from California, I have been on the constant prowl for good seafood since coming to Macalester. I must wait no longer—Mac’s Fi...

Tannins and Tribulations: The Minnesota Monthly Food & Wine Experience

March 10, 2017

Wine connoisseurs and foodies alike sported their best wearable wine glass necklaces at Minnesota Monthly’s 23rd annual Food and Wine Experience at Target Field this past weekend. As a lover of boxed wine and cheese sticks, th...

Sencha After Hours: poetry, music and a cup of tea

The Mac Weekly

October 7, 2016

Late last Thursday night, a horde of eager fans gathered in front of the glowing Sencha sign on Grand Avenue. Despite impending homework and sleeplessness, Macalester students arrived by the dozens. All came for the night of pe...

From Cafe Mac to Cooking: Life on and off campus

November 6, 2015

For many Macalester sophomores who are thinking about moving off-campus, the next few months will be crucial in securing housing for junior year. In the scramble to contact landlords, tour apartments and sign leases, people ma...

Ask The Weekly with Colleen Loranger – 2/27/15

February 27, 2015

I am a sophomore and I’m getting caught up in all of this off-campus house searching flurry. I feel external pressure, like I have to figure it out, but it also seems so early and I don’t know how to make it all work and I...

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