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  • Supreme Pizza has new management under owner Alex Kostopoulos and a general manager who wishes to remain unnamed. The Kostopoulos family has owned the restaurant for three years. “My father is getting older now, so he needs to take his own time, but I am willing to take over the...

    New management at Supreme

    Supreme Pizza has new management under owner Alex Kostopoulos and a general manager who wishes to remain unnamed. The Kostopoulos family has owned the restaurant for three years. “My father is getting older now, so he needs to take his own time, but I am willing to take over the…

  • By Hannah Sterrs   After a 10-hour day of classes, Mike Vogt finally makes it back to his apartment to enjoy what is left of a beautiful day. Vogt, a senior math major, has a coffee in one hand and a black pen tucked behind his right ear. In the...

    Music, mathematics, and sensibility

    By Hannah Sterrs   After a 10-hour day of classes, Mike Vogt finally makes it back to his apartment to enjoy what is left of a beautiful day. Vogt, a senior math major, has a coffee in one hand and a black pen tucked behind his right ear. In the…

  • Spires, Students for Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP), the Outdoors Club, and Good Vibes Yoga are collaborating to bring noteworthy bands and student performances to their first fall concert event, Harvest Jams. The 8 p.m. show will take place in Sullivan Lounge this Saturday, with doors opening at 7 p.m. Admission...

    Clubs to host folk concert

    Spires, Students for Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP), the Outdoors Club, and Good Vibes Yoga are collaborating to bring noteworthy bands and student performances to their first fall concert event, Harvest Jams. The 8 p.m. show will take place in Sullivan Lounge this Saturday, with doors opening at 7 p.m. Admission…

  • The Berkshire Hills Internship Program (B-HIP) gives students the opportunity to gain experience working in the field of arts management. B-HIP involves working with an upper-level arts class, and is available for both international students and students from the United States. Students attending B-HIP “are placed at full-time upper-level internships...

    Internship program provides arts management opportunities

    The Berkshire Hills Internship Program (B-HIP) gives students the opportunity to gain experience working in the field of arts management. B-HIP involves working with an upper-level arts class, and is available for both international students and students from the United States. Students attending B-HIP “are placed at full-time upper-level internships…

  • By Candice Crow   Earlier this week marked my two months at Disney. I sat there on the bus to work thinking how time is flying by. It feels like only yesterday I was sitting at my MCLA dorm room filling out my application, and now I’m here in the...

    Dispatch from Disney

    By Candice Crow   Earlier this week marked my two months at Disney. I sat there on the bus to work thinking how time is flying by. It feels like only yesterday I was sitting at my MCLA dorm room filling out my application, and now I’m here in the…

  • By Hannah Sterrs   After skipping an important swim meet to audition for a school musical, Erik Dabrowski has been sold on theater ever since. The senior theatre major hails from Chicopee, Mass., a place he describes as “a city where the arts are close to non-existent.” In high school,...

    Theater major prepares for future career in the arts

    By Hannah Sterrs   After skipping an important swim meet to audition for a school musical, Erik Dabrowski has been sold on theater ever since. The senior theatre major hails from Chicopee, Mass., a place he describes as “a city where the arts are close to non-existent.” In high school,…

  • The cast and crew of ‘Spring Awakening’ delivered a memorable show. However, the plot seems rushed, which at times takes away from the show’s emotional impact. Based on the controversial German play written in 1891, ‘Spring Awakening’ is a rock musical about teenagers discovering the pains and joys of sexuality...

    ‘Spring Awakening’ gracefully delivered controversy

    The cast and crew of ‘Spring Awakening’ delivered a memorable show. However, the plot seems rushed, which at times takes away from the show’s emotional impact. Based on the controversial German play written in 1891, ‘Spring Awakening’ is a rock musical about teenagers discovering the pains and joys of sexuality…

  • The men’s and women’s cross country teams ran on Saturday in the Green Mountain Invitational.  Trailblazer Anthony Cancilla finished first for the men, crossing the line in 10 place overall, and Martha Pratt leading the women, finishing in 19 overall. SUNY Cobleskill took home the team championship for the men’s...

    Cross Country runs near home this Saturday

    The men’s and women’s cross country teams ran on Saturday in the Green Mountain Invitational.  Trailblazer Anthony Cancilla finished first for the men, crossing the line in 10 place overall, and Martha Pratt leading the women, finishing in 19 overall. SUNY Cobleskill took home the team championship for the men’s…

  • The women’s soccer team hosted Westfield State Saturday Oct. 19 on senior day, losing 3-0 and dropping to 1-4 in MASCAC play. “We were matched up pretty evenly, but unfortunately the ball didn’t fall in our court that day,” senior Brianna Dandurant said after the loss. In the 22 minute...

    Trailblazers fall at Senior day

    The women’s soccer team hosted Westfield State Saturday Oct. 19 on senior day, losing 3-0 and dropping to 1-4 in MASCAC play. “We were matched up pretty evenly, but unfortunately the ball didn’t fall in our court that day,” senior Brianna Dandurant said after the loss. In the 22 minute…

  • Men’s Soccer had a productive second half, scoring four times to mount a convincing 4-0 win over Westfield State.  The Trailblazers are now 4-7-1 overall and hooked their first conference win to move to 1-3-1 in the MASCAC. After a scoreless first half, Westfield had chance to get on the...

    Men’s soccer shuts out Westfield

    Men’s Soccer had a productive second half, scoring four times to mount a convincing 4-0 win over Westfield State.  The Trailblazers are now 4-7-1 overall and hooked their first conference win to move to 1-3-1 in the MASCAC. After a scoreless first half, Westfield had chance to get on the…

  • The Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams are hosting their annual Midnight Madness event in the Campus Center Gym tonight at 10:30 p.m. Before the season’s first tip off on November 15th at the Wesleyan Tournament, the Trailblazers will be entertaining their fans with a late night of contests and fun....

    Midnight Madness tonight

    The Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams are hosting their annual Midnight Madness event in the Campus Center Gym tonight at 10:30 p.m. Before the season’s first tip off on November 15th at the Wesleyan Tournament, the Trailblazers will be entertaining their fans with a late night of contests and fun….

  • By Jesse Collings   The volleyball team had a difficult weekend, dropping a conference bout with Salem State, and falling to Endicott College. The team faced another two match game day, traveling to Salem on Saturday to play both Salem and Endicott. Salem earned their first conference victory, winning the...

    Blazers struggle on the road

    By Jesse Collings   The volleyball team had a difficult weekend, dropping a conference bout with Salem State, and falling to Endicott College. The team faced another two match game day, traveling to Salem on Saturday to play both Salem and Endicott. Salem earned their first conference victory, winning the…

  • With multiple wars still fueling across the globe, more powerful countries are turning to drone warfare to fight ‘the enemy’. Mother Jones Online recently released an article detailing the history of the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), its many incarnations, and its many uses. “The MQ-1 Predator—used mainly by the CIA...

    Drones 101

    With multiple wars still fueling across the globe, more powerful countries are turning to drone warfare to fight ‘the enemy’. Mother Jones Online recently released an article detailing the history of the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), its many incarnations, and its many uses. “The MQ-1 Predator—used mainly by the CIA…

  • Upcoming events on campus Thursday, Oct. 24 NEASC Standards 8 & 9 Discussion Murdock Hall Room 218 9 a.m.   Midnight Madness CC, Gym 10:30 pm   Dance Co. Costume Sale CC, Marketplace 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.   MCLA Presents! The Chronicles of Rose Branch Gallery 6 p.m. The...

    Check it out!

    Upcoming events on campus Thursday, Oct. 24 NEASC Standards 8 & 9 Discussion Murdock Hall Room 218 9 a.m.   Midnight Madness CC, Gym 10:30 pm   Dance Co. Costume Sale CC, Marketplace 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.   MCLA Presents! The Chronicles of Rose Branch Gallery 6 p.m. The…

  • MCLA, the North Adams Chamber of Commerce and the City of North Adams announce that a “Day of Service – Fall Edition” will take place on Saturday, Oct. 26, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Hillside Cemetery on Route 2 in North Adams. ~ For more than 20 years,...

    Fall day of service planned for weekend

    MCLA, the North Adams Chamber of Commerce and the City of North Adams announce that a “Day of Service – Fall Edition” will take place on Saturday, Oct. 26, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Hillside Cemetery on Route 2 in North Adams. ~ For more than 20 years,…

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