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  1. Radinovich champions labor causes in face of workforce declines22 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... and tie in place of a hard hat and lunch pail. He graduated high school in 2004 and went on to study at MaCalester College, a private university in the Twin Cities. After that, he worked briefly as a paraprofessional at Crosby-Ironton High School ...

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  2. Former Diller Teen Fellows: - It's not enough to apologize, you have to take action'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... Yavneh and Gideon Hausner day schools as well as Kehillah Jewish High School, and Gilad, a senior at Macalester College, went to Tehiyah Day School. It's precisely because of the Jewish values imbued in them by their Jewish upbringing, including ...

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  3. Gilbert Baldwin, business owner and passionate photographer, dies at 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Star Tribune

    ... in photography, writing, playing saxophone and acting. After high school, he got a full scholarship to Macalester College, where he studied sociology and English. With his sights set on a career in writing, Baldwin contacted George Schlatter, a ...

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  4. Twin Cities area book events Oct. 14-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Star Tribune

    ... Prize-winning poet speaks. Free, but tickets required, macalester.edu . 7:30 p.m. Wed. Kagin Commons, Macalester College, 1600 Grand Av., St. Paul. With Saymoukda Duangphouxay Vongsay, Tony Plocido, Kathryn Haddad and others. 7 p.m. Thu. Blue Harbor ...

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  5. Alexander 'Sandy' Hill, Macalester College administrator and mentor, dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Star Tribune

    Alexander "Sandy" Hill made Macalester College a more connected, convivial and homier place during more than four decades of working at the St. Paul campus. In a string of administrative roles, Hill invariably went beyond his job description.

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  6. Wrapping Up September with another convention, and events ahead in October, NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 8 | Southside Pride

    ... chapter, a Red River Valley chapter, and several campus-based YDSA chapters, including a brand new one at Macalester College. (And by the way, national DSA membership crossed the 50,000 mark in early September.) The Twin Cities DSA convention of ...

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  7. There's new evidence confirming bias of the "father of scientific racism"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Ars Technica

    ... measurements of the skulls to verify his assertions. The first to raise doubts was an undergraduate at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, named John Michael. His 1988 paper asserting that Morton's measurements were reasonably accurate, ...

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  8. Macalester author and mentor wants to raise more than a few good menRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | Star Tribune

    ... good men, which most are or strive to be? Golden Valley-based Michael Obsatz, professor emeritus from Macalester College, author, workshop leader, mentor and filmmaker, has made healthy manhood his mission. He shares his thoughts on boys to men. Q: ...

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  9. Minnesota gets an African-American museum, thanks to two visionary womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | Star Tribune

    ... fit the traditional European model of a museum. Mahmoud El-Kati, a former professor of history at Macalester College, recalled an African-American museum 40 years ago in south Minneapolis, which at some point moved to a church and then to the ... 26 comments

  10. Judge OKs Macalestera s firing of professor who had sex with student; attorney scoldedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | TwinCities

    A judge has cleared Macalester College of wrongdoing after it fired a faculty member for having sex with a recent graduate. Kristin Naca, an assistant professor of poetry, sued the college in 2016 in U.S. District Court on dozens of counts related to discrimination, hostile work environment and disability accommodations.

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  11. African ambassadors will meet with Minnesota commercial officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | Star Tribune

    ... Canada, Mexico and China. The late Kofi Annan, the former general secretary of the United Nations and a Macalester College graduate, remarked that the book donations had a disproportionate impact on the young people of many African countries because ...

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  12. Black Dog art party, work by Anna Min, and other art happenings this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2018 | City Pages

    ... Center. The show includes the artist's early works, including pieces he created while he was a student at Macalester College, and showstoppers like Fallujah , and Tomb for Frank O'Hara . This week, Armajani will talk about his work with the ...

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  13. Hyperbolic attack ads, anti-Radinovich editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... even charged Radinovich with possession of drug paraphernalia." When Radinovich was 18 and a student at Macalester College, he was pulled over by law enforcement in Crow Wing County for failing to signal a turn. The cops found a marijuana pipe in ...

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  14. Have a hard time liking contemporary art?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | Post-Bulletin

    ... with her Ph.D. in art, background as an art critic, and experience as a visiting professor of art at Macalester College, would never be stumped by a piece of art. She admits, however, that the work of even one of contemporary art's most recognizable ...

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  15. Thoughts from the ammo lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2018 | Power Line

    ... depression during the long trial. The event at which I entertained the judge was an all-class reunion for Macalester College, and he finally was able to laugh heartily and let go of some of the stress. We probably don't give enough thought to the ...

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  16. Review: 'Life of Miracles Along the Yangtze and Mississippi,' by Wang PingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... mighty rivers in the title. Water has deep significance to the poet, writer and professor of English at Macalester College in St. Paul. She was born at the mouth of the Yangtze River and now lives in Minnesota, the birthplace of the Mississippi. ...

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  17. Kofi Annan- Biography of the first UN Secretary-General South of the SaharaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | Ghanamma.com

    ... of Science and Technology (now KNUST) in Kumasi and completed his undergraduate work in Economics at Macalester College in St Paul, Minnesota, United States of America (USA) in 1961. From 1961 to 1962, he undertook graduate studies in Economics at ...

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  18. St. Paul private colleges fret over $15 minimum wage for work-study studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... at Concordia University, Hamline University, the University of St. Thomas, St. Catherine University and Macalester College. Students employed in work-study jobs work about 7.5 hours a week and earn an average wage of about $10.40 an hour, according ...

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  19. Sweethearts for 70 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | TwinCities

    ... Bob crossed the river to study at the University of Minnesota while Yvonne stayed in St. Paul to attend Macalester College. "A good share of our class all got married early," said Bob. "A lot of our friends went into the service and got married ...

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    Sep 10, 2018 | Art Daily

    Siah Armajani: Follow This Line is the first comprehensive retrospective in the United States devoted to the work of Minneapolis-based artist Siah Armajani. Born in Tehran in 1939, Armajani moved to Minnesota in 1960 to attend Macalester College in St. Paul, where he immersed himself in the study of philosophy.

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