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Macalester needs to become fossil free

The Mac Weekly

October 13, 2017

by Fossil Free Mac [email protected] As the United States shies away from the commitments outlined in the Paris Climate Accord, decisive action to combat the nation’s reliance on fossil fuels is more important ...

Sustainability Summit unites MN colleges

The Mac Weekly

April 6, 2017

By Gordy Moore On Saturday, April 5, Macalester hosted the first-ever mass gathering of sustainability-minded Minnesota college students. The freshly formed Twin Cities+ Student Sustainability Network, created this semester by S...

Green Matters: Dorms battle it out in The Energy Wars

February 19, 2016

It’s time to start paying more attention to how your daily choices impact the planet because the Dorm Energy Wars have begun! The Energy Wars are a competition to see which students can reduce their dorm’s energy use by th...

Sustainable insight from Gordy Moore: “Think about it—take a second—DING!”

October 29, 2015

Think about it—take a second—DING! This line from Snoop Dogg’s “Drop It Like It’s Hot” is one of the more applicable interjections I have come across in quite some time—especially when it comes to fostering a su...

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