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Updates from the Liaison to the Board of Trustees
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Updates from the Liaison to the Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees (BoT) is Macalester’s overall governance body. The board does not actively manage the college on a daily basis, but delegates that responsibility to the president. The board’s primary responsibilities are to hire and evaluate the president; set broad policies and goals for the college and evaluate its performance against those goals;…

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MCSG passes Omnibus Bill, discusses org funding defecits

At the MCSG Legislative Body meeting on September 27, the first order of business was voting on the Omnibus Bill. A brief discussion of an amendment that would require any legislation to be publicized to the Macalester community at least 72 hours prior to voting ended when the amendment was almost unanimously denied. After the…

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Macalester working on strategic space plan

In place of a campus master plan review that usually happens every decade, this year Macalester is working with Shepley Bulfinch to create a strategic space plan. Shepley Bulfinch is a Boston-based architectural firm with a background in space planning for college campuses. The committee at Macalester working on the project includes Vice President for…