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  1. Social policy side effects may include aRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    ... time wane, as well. On his "Conversable Economist" blog (which noted all the new studies discussed here), Macalester College economist Timothy Taylor observes that a declining flow of Mexicans into America has been visible for some years. Likely ...


  2. CARY, CecileRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Dayton Daily News

    ... Williamson. She grew up in Virginia, New York, Iowa, and Minnesota. After receiving her B.A. in 1959 from Macalester College in Minnesota, she spent a Fulbright year in Besan?on, France, publishing some early poems under her maiden name in the ...


  3. St. Olaf basketball: Men, women both top Macalester to start MIAC playRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Northfield News

    St. Olaf junior guard Allyson Fuller scored 15 points in 18 minutes during Saturday's 78-64 victory against Macalester College at Leonard Center in St. Paul.


  4. U alum's challenge of women-only opportunities on campus ignites discrimination debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 2 | Star Tribune

    ... female professors. Now, Perry is pressing private colleges, including the University of St. Thomas and Macalester College in St. Paul, about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) summer camps they host for middle or high school girls. ...


  5. Macalester professor's new book puts #MeToo into context for kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Star Tribune

    The last time the Macalester College American Studies professor took leave from the classroom, she unearthed documents in NASA's archives showing her grandmother's role as one of the "hidden human computers" working at Langley Research Center. This time around, Harris is working on a series of books to teach elementary schoolkids about lesser known moments in black history.


  6. A Thanksgiving tradition: touch football, smudged Packer autographs and 'Code Blue'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 21 | TwinCities

    ... - such as a nearby high school or grade school field. We occasionally played in the football stadiums at Macalester College and the University of St. Thomas, but this involved jumping fences. With 20 or more participants, we played two games at ...


  7. Preformances with Allison Charney Continues 10th Anniversary Season Dec. 3 at Merkin Concert HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 |

    ... soprano Allison Charney in anticipation of its premiere in 2019 by the ARK trio during their residency at Macalester College. Ms. Caso and Ms. Charney will also perform the beloved "flower" duet from Puccini's Madama Butterfly, along with ...


  8. Ex-NFL Player, Broadcaster Irv Cross Announces Brain Donation to Help Others SufferingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 18 | KSTP

    ... stepping out of the broadcast booth, Cross left a mark on collegiate programs as athletic director at Macalester College and civic programs, including as executive director of Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Central Minnesota. "I was raised that you ...


  9. IU coaches' bond just as unwavering now as peersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | Journal Gazette

    ... DeBoard then - the link between the two persists just a few hours south from their football glory days. A Macalester College alum, DeBord got his coaching start at Division III Franklin College. Between 1982 and 1992, the Muncie native spent time at ...


  10. 'Feral' conference explores how humans frame natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 11 | Scoop

    ... weeks of online presentations and panel discussions. He is the DeWitt Wallace Professor of Biology at Macalester College, where he has been a faculty member since 1981. His research, writings, and presentations focus on the ecology of introduced ...


  11. You have 2 chances to see the Sine Nomine choral ensemble in November 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 |

    Sine Nomine choral ensemble is gearing up for its fall concert program under the direction of John Verkuilen, newly appointed artistic dirtector, as the voice-auditioned choir begins its 26th season of performing throughout SouthCoast and Rhode Island. Verkuilen is a graduate of Macalester College in Minnesota and of Boston Conservatory with a concentration in choral conducting.


  12. Nonfiction: When Home Is 'Always Another Country'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | The New York Times

    ... complicated truth in the narrative their world imposes on them: The boy is a thief and she his victim. At Macalester College, in St. Paul, Msimang undergoes a political awakening. She joins a black women's poetry troupe that performs work by women. ...


  13. Trailblazers: Hon. Pamila J. BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | Daily Record

    ... appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court, and I didn't really know any lawyers of color." Brown graduated from Macalester College with a bachelor's degree in political science and from the University of Baltimore School of Law. She worked as director of ...


  14. Trump demonized Somali refugees in Minnesota. One of them just...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2018 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... "This type of thing is something really positive." Duchess Harris, a professor of American studies at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, and author of "Black Feminist Politics from Kennedy to Trump," said Omar's win is "a tremendous success ...


  15. China building boom uncovers buried dinosaurs for paleontologistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2018 | Journal of Commerce

    ... working in China today." "Xu Xing is A-M-A-Z-I-N-G," Kristina Curry Rogers, a paleontologist at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, wrote in an email. Two years ago, Xu's colleague at the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing, Jin Changzhu, ...


  16. As Humanities Majors Decline, Colleges Try to Hype Up Their ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2018 | The Atlantic

    ... "This wasn't a gradual decline; it was more like a tidal wave," says Brian C. Rosenberg, the president of Macalester College. The Minnesota campus, which is well known for its international-studies program, has "never been a science-first ...


  17. Philip Algot AndersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2018 | Claremont Courier

    ... health. He was 96. He was born March 15, 1922 in St. Paul, Minnesota. He earned a bachelor's degree from Macalester College in St. Paul, and then a bachelor of divinity degree from the Chicago Theological Seminary in 1946, where he also met and ...


  18. Macalester College Students React After Swastika Found Drawn on CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2018 | KSTP

    ... really be and what it represents," said Sam Dornfest, a freshman. He told 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS isn't just a Macalester College problem, it's something he also noticed in high school. "People know about the Holocaust but they don't really think about ...


  19. Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association misses $80K of grant moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2018 | Star Tribune

    Above: Artist Marlys Mandaville, of Minneapolis, used non-toxic, water-soluble oil paints to illustrate a portrait of her friend and former Macalester College classmate, Haley Ryan, during Art N Motion Saturday at Art-A-Whirl in the Northrup King Building. Photo by AARON LAVINSKY a Interim Executive Director Anna Becker learned that they did not receive the expected Minnesota State Arts Board Festival Support Grant for $60,000 earlier this fall, or smaller grants totaling up to $20,000.


  20. St. Norbert football defeats Macalester 17-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2018 | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    St. Norbert College clinched the Midwest Conference North Division title with a 17-15 win over Macalester College at Schneider Stadium. The victory gives the Green Knights a berth in the MWC Championship Game against South Division champion Monmouth College.