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Button Poetry Live Event at Camp Bar
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Button Poetry Live Event at Camp Bar

William Evans performs at Button Poetry Live. Photo courtesy of Button Poetry Live.[/caption] by Brooke Leonard [email protected] When someone says the words “poetry slam,” what comes to mind? Do you think of snapping fingers? Angsty young adults and college students dressed all in black? How about string lights, loud cheering and raunchy jokes? The word…

Photo Story: 21st Annual Cultural House Poetry Slam
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Photo Story: 21st Annual Cultural House Poetry Slam

The Cultural House held its 21st annual poetry slam in Kagin Ballroom on Saturday, Nov. 7. Student poets included Samia Habli ’16, Andrea Grimaldi ’16, Bo Kim ’17, Anja Swoap ’19, Becky Githinji ’18, Maddie Schumacher ’19 and Abbie Cotter ’18. Click the i in the top right corner of each photo for its caption….

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On the BEAT: What’s happening around campus and the region

HEALTH AND WELLNESS Wellness 5k taking signups, “Pour a Shot” on Thursday A number of Health and Wellness events are taking place this week, including a group run to the Mississippi River and back on Sunday starting at 3 p.m. The group will meet outside of Dupre on Summit Avenue. For those looking for more…

Now for The Mane Event: Horseman Revealed
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Now for The Mane Event: Horseman Revealed

The Mac Weekly recently sat down with the one and only Dewey “Horsewithnoname” Bunnell for his grand reveal. Well, first things first: could you state your name? My name is Evan Myers [’14]. Why haven’t you revealed your identity in the past? I don’t know. I thought the sense of mystery to go along with…

Release: Abbie Shaine
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Release: Abbie Shaine

Abbie Shain ’14 released a poetry chapbook entitled “Sweet Ache” on Monday night during the St. Paul Poetry Slam. The junior has been a fixture on the Macalester slam team since her first year and is currently the organization’s chair. Over the past three years, she has been writing poetry and she published the book…