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Swim and dive team drafts Avery and Grace through Team IMPACT
Sports

Swim and dive team drafts Avery and Grace through Team IMPACT

Macalester’s swim and dive team just got two members deeper, adding nine-year-old Grace Dagustino and her six-year-old sister Avery. The two girls joined the team through Team IMPACT, an organization that pairs children suffering from chronic illnesses with college sports teams. Team IMPACT has certainly lived up to its namesake, as it has paired over…

Opinion

Dear Students of Macalester College

Our college has not been transparent about the things happening in our Athletic Department. Instead of involving students and striving to make the athletic department a place where students feel welcome to play sports and work together with faculty, it has become a place where students feel isolated from faculty. There is a gap between the administration and players. This is not the kind of environment Macalester strives to create.

Opinion

Dear Kim Chandler

My name is Kendall Van Sistine. I am a senior captain of the Swimming and Diving and I am also one of the leaders of Little Scots.Your email this afternoon has left the members of the Swimming and Diving team, not to mention the Men’s and Women’s Water Polo teams, very distraught and upset. Jennie…

Opinion

To Whom it May Concern

Shocked and saddened barely do justice to describe the reaction I had after hearing about Jennie Charlesworth’s termination from Macalester. Please take a few minutes to read why this decision may not have taken all considerations into account. First of all, I have never met a more devoted and qualified coach during my time as…