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Shaun King preaches patience, determination at Williams College lecture

Shaun King spent a night preaching the values of patience on social justice, addressing not just the crowd gathered at the main stage of Williams...

Meet the SGA Special Election Candidates

This Wednesday, voting for candidates for the SGA Special Elections will take place between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. in the Campus Center marketplace....

Trump protest in downtown North Adams draws 70

On a frigid Saturday afternoon, an estimated 70 North Adams residents and MCLA students gathered together to protest the presidency of Donald Trump. The protest,...

“Surveys are not enough”

Last Thursday, the science and campus centers were decorated with copies of the Strategic Planning and Student Survey, adorned with phrases such as "We...

Ramuntos Review

In the cold, harsh January wind of early last week, the light from Ramuntos pizza shop stood out like a beacon of warmth in...

SGA: strategic planning committee, ARAMARK woes

SGA's second meeting of the semester was dominated by student complaints regarding ARAMARK food and conversation with Gina Puc, co-chair of MCLA's strategic planning...

MCLA’s Residence Halls get new laundry machines & increased prices

If you live on campus at MCLA, you have likely noticed the changes to the laundry facilities in your residence area. The laundry machines...

63 new students on MCLA’s campus this semester

You might be seeing some unfamiliar faces around campus this semester following an 11 percent increase in transfer students compared to Spring '16. The school...

Congressman Lewis to be keynote speaker at commencement

MCLA officially announced that Representative John Lewis, D-Georgia, would be the keynote speaker at the school's 118th commencement on Tuesday, Jan. 17. The timing worked out...

Rep. Richard Neal gives advice going into the Trump era

A few days before the inauguration of Donald Trump, Rep. Richard Neal, D-Mass., visited the MCLA community with insights as to how to tread into...

Women’s march in Boston draws large, intersectional crowd

By Reagan Smith and Hannah Snell Originally a march planned for only 25,000 attendees, the Women’s March on Boston saw between 130,000 and 150,000 proud...

North Adams loses Levitt AMP grant, but not hope

Last December, North Adams was announced as one of 25 finalists in the running to receive a $25,000 grant to bring ten weeks of free...

MCLA College Republicans Club holds first meeting

With an air of awkwardness hanging over the room, a container of cookies was passed around the table. They moved from conservative to liberal...

Ban Steve Bannon, white nationalist extraordinaire

We've all spent the past few days reeling from President Trump's illegal, un-American executive order regarding immigrants and green card holders from several, predominantly...

College responds to “vote of no confidence” MassLive article

MassLive published an article yesterday claiming that the MCLA faculty might cast a vote of no confidence in the yet-to-be inaugurated President James Birge. After the...
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