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New Sustainability Committee Seeks Growth and Eco-Friendly Programs

Article by Julia Parker Special to the Beacon A new sustainability committee at MCLA looks to implement eco-friendly programs on campus. In efforts to reach out to more...

Increased SAC Budget Allows For More Student Events

Student Activities Council (SAC)’s recent budget increase of $30,320 will allow the organization to continue to hold free, on-campus events, which would have otherwise...

Drug policy update

The smoke spots around campus are classic social areas, especially during the warm seasons. It’s perfectly common to see students and the occasional professor...

“Cops on Top” Fundraiser Expansion Draws Attention, Donation to Special Olympics

Article by Rebecca Shankman and Maya McFadden Special to the Beacon The Berkshire County Law Enforcement aimed to raise $60,000 during the fundraiser, Cops on Top this...
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Matt Lauer Ousted by NBC, Professors React

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SGA: Approves Changes to First Part of Constitution

The Student Government Association (SGA) approved several changes to the current by-laws of Sections A-F of Article I: The Student Senate of the Constitution...

CNN Senior Analyst Jeffrey Toobin on the Past, Present and Future of the Supreme...

Jeffrey Toobin, chief legal analyst for CNN and staff writer for The New Yorker, traced the roots of the Supreme Court and how it became as...

Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony reminisces on the past, and celebrates the future

By Ericka Delisle Families gathered at the top of Main Street bundled in their winter clothes to help ring in the holiday season at North...

Immigration Matters, both past and present

A fragile ceramic tea bowl is the last thing one would expect to find sitting in the middle of the desert, but that’s exactly...

Jeffrey Toobin coming to MCLA

MCLA will be hosting Jeffrey Toobin as its newest speaker for the 7th Annual Michael S. and Kitty Dukakis Public Policy Lecture. “There’s a lot...

Eleven Speakers Chosen For Inaugural TEDx North Adams Event

Eleven speakers out of 60 applicants were chosen to speak at the first TEDx North Adams Talk on Jan. 27 including Senator Adam Hinds,...

SGA approves $31,320 in supplemental budget requests

Student Activities Council’s (SAC) supplemental budget request for $30,320 was approved by a majority vote in the senate after roughly an hour and a...

Mele Enomoto: Dominant on Defense

Defensives specialists, or liberos, are some of the most important players when it comes to winning in college volleyball. Without one, a defense can...
Black Friday

Campus Comment: Students Eye Black Friday

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SGA loses PR Chair, makes moves on multicultural and LGBTQIA+ seats

Public Relations Chair Nick Basset resigned his position in the Student Government Association (SGA) effective immediately at this week’s SGA meeting. Basset seemed to...