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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...

MyMCLA Portal: Expanding the SSO

The MCLA portal page, previously recognized by the URL, sso.mcla.edu, has been renamed and rebranded "MyMCLA Portal" to reflect the new changes made to...

Wireless Network Finally Restored

As the first month of the academic year comes to a close, so should the majority of our internet issues. The inability to connect to...

Welcome Fest

It was a slightly breezy afternoon reaching the low 50s, but that didn’t seem to stop students from pouring out to Welcome Fest on...

This Is: Izzy Heltai

Izzy Heltai, a student at MCLA, just played his second year at the FreshGrass music festival, which took place Friday through Sunday at Massachusetts Museum...

The Balance of Order and Liberty: Constitution Day speaker takes hard stance on Censorship

The room was warm and full, filled with students and faculty and a surprising amount of copies of the United States Constitution. Professor Cupery...