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The Oscars of Sport

February 20, 2015

We at The Mac Weekly sports section are best known for covering the sports world, but that doesn’t mean we don’t love the arts as well. So, in honor of the 2015 Oscars, we decided to honor the arts with our own flair. Belo...

Flagrant Fouls: What is the value of college sports to a community

December 5, 2014

Collegiate athletics is a business. It is a world unquestionably and unfortunately dominated by television deals, corporate sponsorships, ticket sales and prize money. For many Division I schools, athletics is the chief source of...

This Week in Mac Sports

November 14, 2014

Why it matters: Talking about mental illness

September 25, 2014

I have an eating disorder. I had an eating disorder? I’m not sure which. Either way, this is a statement I have been afraid to say for a long time. I have told my family and some close friends, but this is not something I we...

A thank you and an update on the Macalester Athletics information disclosure policies

September 25, 2014

Last week I wrote an article describing my past struggles with an eating disorder. In the time since, I’ve been surprised by the amount of support I’ve received. Strangers and friends have shared their personal stories wi...

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