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  • Over these past two weeks my Facebook newsfeed and casual passing conversations have been filled with fictionally shed tears over the ending of “Breaking Bad.” While some are sad, however, I’m feeling pretty great about television: others might be cynical about the direction the music and film industries have taken,...

    Opinion: We reached the golden age of TV

    Over these past two weeks my Facebook newsfeed and casual passing conversations have been filled with fictionally shed tears over the ending of “Breaking Bad.” While some are sad, however, I’m feeling pretty great about television: others might be cynical about the direction the music and film industries have taken,…

  • The College’s Fine and Performing Arts Department will present their third “Encore Series” production of the 2007 Tony Award-winning musical, Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater’s “Spring Awakening.” The performance opens  Wednesday at 8 p.m. and will continue through Oct. 17, 18, and 19, with a 2 p.m. matinee on Oct....

    ‘Spring Awakening’ to open next Wednesday

    The College’s Fine and Performing Arts Department will present their third “Encore Series” production of the 2007 Tony Award-winning musical, Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater’s “Spring Awakening.” The performance opens  Wednesday at 8 p.m. and will continue through Oct. 17, 18, and 19, with a 2 p.m. matinee on Oct….

  • By Raanan Segal   “Markings” is a project characterized by a variety. The gallery is a clean space filled with artifacts from the past and now pieces by artists expressing the feeling of time passing and the creative process in prints of quotes and images on different types of paper...

    ‘Markings’ provides variety and charm

    By Raanan Segal   “Markings” is a project characterized by a variety. The gallery is a clean space filled with artifacts from the past and now pieces by artists expressing the feeling of time passing and the creative process in prints of quotes and images on different types of paper…

  • By Hannah Sterrs   Just when we thought we had the modern music industry all figured out, Lorde comes along and flips the conventional wisdom on its head. If her larger-than-life curls and anti-consumerist summer hit “Royals” weren’t enough to establish Lorde as the coolest girl in pop, her debut...

    16-year-old Lorde really dominates

    By Hannah Sterrs   Just when we thought we had the modern music industry all figured out, Lorde comes along and flips the conventional wisdom on its head. If her larger-than-life curls and anti-consumerist summer hit “Royals” weren’t enough to establish Lorde as the coolest girl in pop, her debut…

  • Barrington Stage Company, an award winning theater in downtown Pittsfield, celebrated one of its best summer seasons to date with record breaking box office sales for their production of the musical, ‘On the Town.’ This fall, the theater brought a relatively new, but high quality piece to the Boyd-Quinson Main...

    ‘Clybourne’ is witty, relevant

    Barrington Stage Company, an award winning theater in downtown Pittsfield, celebrated one of its best summer seasons to date with record breaking box office sales for their production of the musical, ‘On the Town.’ This fall, the theater brought a relatively new, but high quality piece to the Boyd-Quinson Main…

  • Everyone remembers when Michael Jordan was in the NBA. Back in the 90s, he was like a modern day Paris Hilton in jail people, and the media, loved him. Things are starting to seem like they are headed in that direction again. If you haven’t read an article or seen...

    He’s back again…again?

    Everyone remembers when Michael Jordan was in the NBA. Back in the 90s, he was like a modern day Paris Hilton in jail people, and the media, loved him. Things are starting to seem like they are headed in that direction again. If you haven’t read an article or seen…

  • By Jesse Collings   Women’s Tennis dropped a tough decision on the road against Johnson State, playing hard but losing in the end, 5-4. The loss was the team’s 10th straight, and with it, Women’s Tennis fell to 1-11 on the season and to 0-4 in conference play. Johnson State...

    Tennis wraps up season

    By Jesse Collings   Women’s Tennis dropped a tough decision on the road against Johnson State, playing hard but losing in the end, 5-4. The loss was the team’s 10th straight, and with it, Women’s Tennis fell to 1-11 on the season and to 0-4 in conference play. Johnson State…

  • The Men’s Soccer team ended their scoreless game against MASCAC opponent Fitchburg this Saturday in a tie. After double overtime the Trailblazers couldn’t find the back of Fitchburg’s net, leaving the match at 0-0. The defense was strong on both sides. Neither team had too many chances to get a...

    Trailblazers tie in MASCAC match

    The Men’s Soccer team ended their scoreless game against MASCAC opponent Fitchburg this Saturday in a tie. After double overtime the Trailblazers couldn’t find the back of Fitchburg’s net, leaving the match at 0-0. The defense was strong on both sides. Neither team had too many chances to get a…

  • By Jesse Collings   The volleyball team was overwhelmed Wednesday, Oct. 2, as they fell to conference rival Framingham State on the road, 3-1. With the loss, the ‘Blazers fall to 7-8 on the season, and 0-2 in MASCAC play. Over the week, the conference-leading Rams improved to 12-4 overall...

    Volleyball struggles on the road

    By Jesse Collings   The volleyball team was overwhelmed Wednesday, Oct. 2, as they fell to conference rival Framingham State on the road, 3-1. With the loss, the ‘Blazers fall to 7-8 on the season, and 0-2 in MASCAC play. Over the week, the conference-leading Rams improved to 12-4 overall…

  • Freshman Natalie Caney, from Belchertown, Mass., was awarded MASCAC Rookie of the Week for the third week in a row. Caney has been a spark for the Women’s Soccer team this year, helping the team to a record of 5-6, scoring in 10 of the 11 games this year, improving...

    Freshman earns MASCAC title

    Freshman Natalie Caney, from Belchertown, Mass., was awarded MASCAC Rookie of the Week for the third week in a row. Caney has been a spark for the Women’s Soccer team this year, helping the team to a record of 5-6, scoring in 10 of the 11 games this year, improving…

  • The Women’s Soccer team defeated MASCAC rivals Fitchburg State 2-0 on Saturday ,Oct. 5. In the win, Natalie Caney scored her 10th and 11th goals this season.  With around six minutes left in the first half, freshman Jackie Dwyer fed Caney, who finished inside the right post.  Throughout the first...

    Women’s soccer shuts out Fitchburg Falcons

    The Women’s Soccer team defeated MASCAC rivals Fitchburg State 2-0 on Saturday ,Oct. 5. In the win, Natalie Caney scored her 10th and 11th goals this season.  With around six minutes left in the first half, freshman Jackie Dwyer fed Caney, who finished inside the right post.  Throughout the first…

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  • According to a report by the New York Times, climate change may be taking a pretty nasty turn in roughly 30 to 40 years. “Scientists from the University of Hawaii at Manoa calculated that by 2047, plus or minus five years, the average temperatures in each year will be hotter...

    Year 2047, the new 2012

    According to a report by the New York Times, climate change may be taking a pretty nasty turn in roughly 30 to 40 years. “Scientists from the University of Hawaii at Manoa calculated that by 2047, plus or minus five years, the average temperatures in each year will be hotter…

  • The National Retail Federation announced it will host its first-ever Virtual Career Fair, designed to connect students and young professionals seeking entry-level careers and internships with leading retailers. Recruiters from companies such as Dick’s Sporting Goods, Five Below, HSN, H-E-B, and Radioshack will participate in the virtual event, offering one-on-one...

    National retail federation virtual career fair

    The National Retail Federation announced it will host its first-ever Virtual Career Fair, designed to connect students and young professionals seeking entry-level careers and internships with leading retailers. Recruiters from companies such as Dick’s Sporting Goods, Five Below, HSN, H-E-B, and Radioshack will participate in the virtual event, offering one-on-one…

  • The ribbon cutting of the Center for Science and Innovation is tomorrow at 1 p.m. Many important people from the community and campus will be at the ceremony, including President Mary Grant. “I am thrilled to have a day of significance, to bring the campus and community together for a...

    Center Celebration

    The ribbon cutting of the Center for Science and Innovation is tomorrow at 1 p.m. Many important people from the community and campus will be at the ceremony, including President Mary Grant. “I am thrilled to have a day of significance, to bring the campus and community together for a…

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