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460 Students Participate in SGA Online Election

Voter participation for the past Student Government Association (SGA) election increased from previous years, apparently due to the implementation of an online ballot system on...

Sam Gomez 5k Celebrates 40 years Running

With shoes laced, watches set, and legs stretched, runners lined up at the start line. With a jump, the runners were off, taking the...

Byron Pitts comes to MCLA as this year’s Hardman Lecture Speaker

Byron Pitts, news anchor and chief national correspondent for ABC, is coming to MCLA for this fall’s Hardman Lecture Series. His talk will take...

SGA Seeks Feedback on Two New Chairs in Effort to Create a More Inclusive,...

At the Sep. 18 Student Government Association (SGA) meeting, it was announced the Senate was working on developing two new chairs: a Multicultural chair...

Strategic Plan 2017-2022: “A Call to Think Differently”

According to MCLA President James F. Birge, the 2017-2022 Strategic Plan is a call for the College to “think differently” in order to become...

Editorial: Letter from the Editor

Last Tuesday, our website, theonlinebeacon.com was hacked, effectively trapping a portion of our content on an unreachable website. Having the newspaper’s website go down...

MCLA’s Fall Community Day of Service produces 300 hours of volunteer work

Amidst occasional mists of rain and cloudy skies, the combined efforts of MCLA students and community members worked to accomplish the eighth Fall Day of...

Women’s Soccer Wows with win 2-0 against Cobleskill

North Adams, MA- The MCLA women's soccer team won their first game this season with a  2-0 victory over the SUNY Cobleskill Tigers on Oct. 4. The...

MCLA Women’s Vollyball defeated at Sage 3-0

Troy, NY- Sage College defeated the MCLA women's volleyball team in three sets on Wednesday, Oct. 4. In the beginning of the first set, both...

Swastika removed from library

Last Wednesday, the staff of MCLA’s Freel Library discovered a swastika carved on to a library desk on the second floor. The graffiti was...

Yellow Bowl Project shows true American history

The Freedom from Fear/Yellow Bowl Project created by local artist Setsuko Winchester was put on display at MCLA’s Gallery 51 and opened last Thursday...

MCLA’s SnapChat Gives Snapshots of Campus Life

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Remembering Paul Duquette

For nearly four decades, students at North Adams State College and later MCLA encountered Paul Duquette in their mathematics and computer science classes. On Saturday,...

College Republicans Report Flyer Vandalism for a Second Semester

For the second semester in a row, MCLA College Republicans chapter flyers, which advertised the date and time of the club's first meeting, have reportedly...

SGA announces online voting for upcoming election

The Student Government Association (SGA) announced that online voting will be implemented for the upcoming SGA election. In addition, there will be no primary...