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  • By Jess Gamari   The budget finance committee has proposed a club budget for the 2015 fiscal year to be $244,675, which is $56,516, or 18.7 percent less than the club budget allocated for the 2014 fiscal year. The total budget for the 2015 fiscal year is proposed to be...

    2015 SGA budget cut 13.7 %

    By Jess Gamari   The budget finance committee has proposed a club budget for the 2015 fiscal year to be $244,675, which is $56,516, or 18.7 percent less than the club budget allocated for the 2014 fiscal year. The total budget for the 2015 fiscal year is proposed to be…

  • By Alexander Moore   Gloria Steinem, a lecturer, writer, and feminist activist will speak Tuesday in the Church Street Center auditorium at 7 p.m. A short question and answer session for students and faculty will take place at 5:15 p.m. in the Feigenbaum Science Center. “The event gives students a...

    Gloria Steinem to visit College

    By Alexander Moore   Gloria Steinem, a lecturer, writer, and feminist activist will speak Tuesday in the Church Street Center auditorium at 7 p.m. A short question and answer session for students and faculty will take place at 5:15 p.m. in the Feigenbaum Science Center. “The event gives students a…

  • By Nicholas Swanson   Professor of Fine and Performing Arts Melanie Mowinski presented her project “PRESS: From pop-up to permanent.” as part of the Brown Bag Lecture series. She is the founder and ‘gallery chief’ of PRESS, an educational public art project that began as part of the North Adams...

    Educational public art: Mowinski talks PRESS project

    By Nicholas Swanson   Professor of Fine and Performing Arts Melanie Mowinski presented her project “PRESS: From pop-up to permanent.” as part of the Brown Bag Lecture series. She is the founder and ‘gallery chief’ of PRESS, an educational public art project that began as part of the North Adams…

  • By Gabriel Kogel   The issue of sexual assault is nothing new to college campuses. To combat victim-blaming and assault altogether, members of the campus community recently attended a different kind of sexual assault prevention workshop. Since men commit 90 percent of violence against women, Jackson Katz, founder and executive...

    Teaching bystander prevention

    By Gabriel Kogel   The issue of sexual assault is nothing new to college campuses. To combat victim-blaming and assault altogether, members of the campus community recently attended a different kind of sexual assault prevention workshop. Since men commit 90 percent of violence against women, Jackson Katz, founder and executive…

  • By Shannen Adamites   The Parlor Café will showcase a night of psychedelic and alternative pop/rock music this Saturday at 8:00 p.m., featuring Brooklyn’s dreampop/shoegaze duo, Shana Falana. Hill Haints, a North Adams-based garage punk band, and one-person folk act, 17 Gentlemen Callers, a project initiated by junior Jondavid Shetler,...

    Dreampop duo returns to Berkshires

    By Shannen Adamites   The Parlor Café will showcase a night of psychedelic and alternative pop/rock music this Saturday at 8:00 p.m., featuring Brooklyn’s dreampop/shoegaze duo, Shana Falana. Hill Haints, a North Adams-based garage punk band, and one-person folk act, 17 Gentlemen Callers, a project initiated by junior Jondavid Shetler,…

  • Gallery 51 will present, “Inside the Outside: Reconsidering Our Views about Art.” The exhibition, on display from Feb. 27 to March 23, will feature a variety of outsider and self-taught art, as well as contributions from professionally trained artists and teachers. An opening reception for this exhibit, sponsored by the...

    Gallery 51 opens outsider art exhibit

    Gallery 51 will present, “Inside the Outside: Reconsidering Our Views about Art.” The exhibition, on display from Feb. 27 to March 23, will feature a variety of outsider and self-taught art, as well as contributions from professionally trained artists and teachers. An opening reception for this exhibit, sponsored by the…

  • By Jenna O’Connor   Within the three years he’s been here, Lance Ruggiero, a Fine and Performing Arts (FPA) major, peer advisor, orientation leader, and a member of numerous clubs on campus, has been a part of every main stage production, and has gotten his feet wet with the many...

    Junior aspires to work in performance and lighting design

    By Jenna O’Connor   Within the three years he’s been here, Lance Ruggiero, a Fine and Performing Arts (FPA) major, peer advisor, orientation leader, and a member of numerous clubs on campus, has been a part of every main stage production, and has gotten his feet wet with the many…

  • By Raanan Sarid-Segal   This year, two films, “Jodorowsky’s Dune” and “The Dance of Reality,” are being released, making it the first time grand master of the bizarre, Alejandro Jodorowsky, has been seriously involved in a movie since 1990. This is a time to be absurdly excited for those of...

    Surrealist Chilean director returns to cinema

    By Raanan Sarid-Segal   This year, two films, “Jodorowsky’s Dune” and “The Dance of Reality,” are being released, making it the first time grand master of the bizarre, Alejandro Jodorowsky, has been seriously involved in a movie since 1990. This is a time to be absurdly excited for those of…

  • By Shannen Adamites I remember back when I was applying to colleges and deciding on a potential major, I was torn between studying visual art or theater. I was frequently nagged that I should take on a more “worthwhile” profession, like business or corporate communications, because, like Sally Bowles said,...

    Making business beautiful

    By Shannen Adamites I remember back when I was applying to colleges and deciding on a potential major, I was torn between studying visual art or theater. I was frequently nagged that I should take on a more “worthwhile” profession, like business or corporate communications, because, like Sally Bowles said,…

  • By Kelsey Marini   The men’s Baseball team held their annual winter skills clinic on Monday, Feb.  17 through Wednesday, Feb. 19  in the Amsler Campus Center Gym. The team has been holding the winter clinic for over a decade. The clinic is set up to help local North Adams youth...

    Baseball team holds clinic for local kids

    By Kelsey Marini   The men’s Baseball team held their annual winter skills clinic on Monday, Feb.  17 through Wednesday, Feb. 19  in the Amsler Campus Center Gym. The team has been holding the winter clinic for over a decade. The clinic is set up to help local North Adams youth…

  • By Jesse Collings   The Women’s Basketball team dropped it’s final game of the season at home Saturday, losing to Salem State, 74-68. MCLA finished the season winless in the MASCAC, falling to 0-12 on the season and 4-21 overall. Salem improved to 12-13 overall and 7-5 in the conference....

    Women fall short on Senior Day

    By Jesse Collings   The Women’s Basketball team dropped it’s final game of the season at home Saturday, losing to Salem State, 74-68. MCLA finished the season winless in the MASCAC, falling to 0-12 on the season and 4-21 overall. Salem improved to 12-13 overall and 7-5 in the conference….

  • By Jesse Collings   In society, we tend to celebrate excellence above everything else. When someone is doing something better than everybody else, we stand up and take notice. This is especially true in sports, where nearly everybody can name the last five Super Bowl champions, but only a few...

    NBA mocks competitive play

    By Jesse Collings   In society, we tend to celebrate excellence above everything else. When someone is doing something better than everybody else, we stand up and take notice. This is especially true in sports, where nearly everybody can name the last five Super Bowl champions, but only a few…

  • By Kaleigh Anderson   MCLA came out on top Tuesday night defeating the fourth seeded Westfield State Owls 89-67 in the quarterfinal round of the 2014 MASCAC Men’s basketball championship.  With the win, the Trailblazers will move on to face top the seeded Salem State this evening.  So far this...

    Men advance to semi-finals

    By Kaleigh Anderson   MCLA came out on top Tuesday night defeating the fourth seeded Westfield State Owls 89-67 in the quarterfinal round of the 2014 MASCAC Men’s basketball championship.  With the win, the Trailblazers will move on to face top the seeded Salem State this evening.  So far this…

  • By Jesse Collings   MCLA senior forward John Jones was named to the second team All-MASCAC on Wendsday. Jones finished off his final season playing for the Trailblazers in grand style, leading the team with 16.5 points per game and 8.2 rebounds per game. He also made a tremendous impact...

    Jones named to second team All-MASCAC

    By Jesse Collings   MCLA senior forward John Jones was named to the second team All-MASCAC on Wendsday. Jones finished off his final season playing for the Trailblazers in grand style, leading the team with 16.5 points per game and 8.2 rebounds per game. He also made a tremendous impact…

  •   Photos by Kayla Degnan

    Photos: Senior Day Basketball

      Photos by Kayla Degnan

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