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Trads confronted after classroom upset

The Macalester Traditions (Trads), an all-male a capella group famous for their innuendo-laden performances, has agreed to stop performing two of their most well-known songs after their Valentine’s Day performances last week left some students and teachers upset. The Trads – along with the Sirens, Macalester’s all-female a capella group – traditionally offer students the…

Macalester celebrates its anniversary with annual Founders Day
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Macalester celebrates its anniversary with annual Founders Day

On Friday, March 8, Macalester will celebrate its annual Founders Day event in the Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center. This year’s Founders Day theme focuses on simple elegance. Students, faculty and staff can expect black and white decorations in the Campus Center during the dance. “We want the Campus Center to feel special, but the…