The Mac Weekly

DML Land Acknowledgement created this summer

Barbara Kuzma

October 11, 2018

We ask that you take a moment to honor that we are on Dakota land. Macalester is situated on the ancestral homeland of the Dakota people, particularly the Sisseton and Wahpeton bands, who were forcibly exiled from the land becaus...

Indigenous population at Mac deserves better

Samantha Manz

October 13, 2017

by Proud Indigenous People for Education [email protected] Macalester College was built on land that belongs to the Dakota people. The Dakota, an Indigenous sovereign nation, were forced into exile after the U.S.-Dakota W...

Native American flags to be included at Café Mac, graduation

May 1, 2014

As admissions tours stop by Café Mac, tour guides point out the flags hanging above the dining area. They explain how these flags show Macalester’s recognition of its diverse student body and its commitment to internationalism an...

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