The Mac Weekly

MCSG Overseer: Faculty to undergo inclusive classroom training

Margaret Moran

September 14, 2018

This week’s MCSG meeting began with a discussion of the changes that the Legislative Body (LB) plans to make during the 2018-2019 academic year to better connect with the entirety of the student body – especially students of...

MCSG Overseer: Moe discusses hiring, faculty training in visit

Margaret Moran

March 22, 2018

This week’s MCSG meeting began with a presentation by Provost and Dean of Faculty Karine Moe, who explained her role at the college and took questions from Legislative Body (LB) members. Moe, formerly an economics professor...

MCSG Overseer: Wheaton presents 2018-19 budget

Margaret Moran

March 8, 2018

A presentation by Vice President of Administration and Finance David Wheaton dominated this week’s MCSG meeting. Wheaton discussed the College’s financial status and the budget for the 2018-2019 school year. The budget wa...

MCSG Beat: Mental healthcare at Mac discussed

Abe Asher

February 22, 2018

This week's meeting of MCSG began with a moment of silence for Matias Sosa-Wheelock, a sophomore who died unexpectedly on the evening of Feb. 18. After the moment of silence, the Legislative Body (LB) segued into an unschedul...

MCSG Overseer: Semester Kickoff

Lindsay Weber

January 25, 2018

This week’s MCSG meeting, the first of the spring semester, began with a recap of the fall semester’s initiatives and accomplishments and outlined the Legislative Body’s [LB] plans moving forward. Program Board chair Mic...

Running for MCSG: An opportunity to represent your fellow students

January 27, 2017

As the current Executive Board, we wanted to articulate why we think someone should run for our positions and why MCSG matters to us. Being on the Executive Board is rewarding for many reasons, such as leading MCSG and its c...

Supporting student government

April 7, 2016

If MCSG went defunct tomorrow, the college would resume business as usual, and many students would never even know. A student at Macalester could spend their entire four years without participating in the college’s political pr...

FAC Chair Zilton forced to resign

September 18, 2013

The Financial Affairs Committee (FAC) of MCSG reviews budgets from student organizations and is charged with managing the student activity fee. As the new semester begins, its own management is in a state of flux. Adinah Zilton ...

The Student News Site of Macalester College
student government