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Summer in St. Paul: On socializing, exploring and interning

September 16, 2016

Macalester students know what it feels like to be on campus. A murmur of animated conversation among peers, a lot of bare feet and the activities of student organizations are all commonplace during the academic year. But when yo...

The silent summer is no more: Music in the Twin Cities

Julia Fritz-Endres

September 9, 2016

Whoever says there is nothing to do in the Twin Cities just isn’t looking hard enough. When the snow melts (sometimes in April, when Minnesota is being particularly cruel), the music rises until it fills every coffee shop, co...

Gastronomi Klonowski: The key to great summer dessert

The Mac Weekly

April 29, 2016

Over the course of this school year, I’ve become known among my Mac friend groups for baked goods just as much as for being large. It’s become a staple of my persona, to the point where some friends are jokingly angry each ti...

MCSG works on resolution to fund summer internships

March 6, 2015

Macalester College Student Government (MCSG) is working on a resolution which would allow students to get free credits for internships done over the summer. The resolution would also allow students to apply for financial aid to...

Love Thy Neighborhood: What you missed this summer

September 19, 2014

Last week, Love Thy Neighborhood returned for a second year. In the past, this column has pretty much solely focused on urban development and transportation projects in the Twin Cities. After conversations with people over th...

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

Internships in the Interim

September 19, 2014

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