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Friday, February 23, 2018

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MERC “Show Me Democracy” Screening

The Multicultural Education Resource Center’s (MERC) first film screening for Black History Month had a total audience turnout of 38 students and community members...

SGA confronted by Black Student Union, and Food Committee report

“The Gallery” is the term dubbed to the general public seating place within official courthouses, halls and at college Student Government Association (SGA) meetings....

Career Trail unveiled by CSSE

New from the Center for Student Success and Engagement (CSSE), comes an online career software known as the Career Trail. “In essence it is a...

Meeting with State Legislator John Scibak

Massachusetts State Representative John Scibak, chairperson of the Joint Committee on Higher Education, visited campus on Monday, Jan 29. Scibak toured campus and met...

“Black In Time” Week with MERC

‘Black in Time’ week begins the Multicultural Education Resource Center’s (MERC) long agenda of on and off campus events to celebrate Black History Month....

SGA approves $800 for Soul Food dinner; $2000

This week the Student Government Association has allocated $800 to the Multicultural Education Resource Center. This money will go toward catering a special Soul...

TEDx North Adams hopes to bring new life downtown

Inspiration and wonder, curiosity and understanding. These fruits of ideas were what drew the people of North Adams to gather, listen, and participate in...

Winter Break Townhouse Repairs

The remaining two students of Townhouse 31 were able to move back into their residence area on Monday, Jan. 22 after being relocated, while...

Green Living Seminar Series

The MCLA Green Living Seminar’s theme is, “Sustainability and the Role of Technology.” This is an 11-part series beginning with the first presentation on...

Senator Sirois resigns and SGA approves $500 towards NeXXus 10 year anniversary

This week the MCLA’s Student Government Association approved for a $500 bonus toward NeXXus. The step group plans to utilize this money to host...

Avoiding Illness During Finals

Article by Matt Delson As the shadow of finals looms, more students seem to fall ill than during other times of the semester. According to Psychology...

Courtney Pingelski; juggling school, basketball, and extracurricular interests while being successful

On Nov. 29, Courtney Pingelski scored a whopping 26 points, leading MCLA to a victory over Utica College on the women’s basketball court. She...

SGA: New CSSE plans and Proposal for Multicultural Lounge

The Student Government Association (SGA) was given presentation from Dale Osef, career development specialist for the Center for Student Success and Engagement (CSSE) at...

160 days later and still no deal by Jacob Vitali

Jacob E. Vitali Today marks 160 days since the Massachusetts State College Association (MSCA) has had a new Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA). The MSCA is the...

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...