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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...

In response to Macalester’s tobacco-free policy

The Mac Weekly

April 22, 2016

In this letter we aim to question the reasoning and motives behind Macalester’s recent campus-wide tobacco-free regulation, a policy made in congruence with a nationwide movement to ban smoking from college campuses. We focus on...

Jessica Yost (center) with two of her students in South Africa. Photo courtesy of Yost.

Internships in the Interim

September 19, 2014

Obama and the current state of migrants

February 15, 2013

In President Obama’s latest State of the Union address, the President cursorily paid lip service to an important, insidious problem in America: our failing immigration system and the uncertain futures of undocumented migrants....

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