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  • By Jess Gamari   From can openers and punch bowl ladles to proper dining techniques and adjusting videogame set up, the struggle of being left handed in a predominantly right handed world is something about 15 percent of the nation faces every day. Each morning as I walk into class,...

    Southpaw Struggles

    By Jess Gamari   From can openers and punch bowl ladles to proper dining techniques and adjusting videogame set up, the struggle of being left handed in a predominantly right handed world is something about 15 percent of the nation faces every day. Each morning as I walk into class,…

  • The College and the North Adams Chamber of Commerce and the City of North Adams announce the 22nd Annual Community Day of Service will take place on Saturday, April 12. Registration will begin in the lower level of the MCLA Church Street Center at 9:30 a.m., to be followed by...

    College announces annual day of service

    The College and the North Adams Chamber of Commerce and the City of North Adams announce the 22nd Annual Community Day of Service will take place on Saturday, April 12. Registration will begin in the lower level of the MCLA Church Street Center at 9:30 a.m., to be followed by…

  • On Saturday, 27 juniors and seniors will be inducted into the Lambda Iota Tau Gamma Epsilon Chapter. After being affiliated with the organization since 1981, the College is proud to be celebrating its 33 induction ceremony. Students who are majoring or minoring in English/Communications with a concentration in literature, writing,...

    LIT induction Ceremony this Saturday

    On Saturday, 27 juniors and seniors will be inducted into the Lambda Iota Tau Gamma Epsilon Chapter. After being affiliated with the organization since 1981, the College is proud to be celebrating its 33 induction ceremony. Students who are majoring or minoring in English/Communications with a concentration in literature, writing,…

  • VIDEOS: NARH protest

  • Photos by Richard LaRocque

    Photos: North Adams Regional Hospital Protest

    Photos by Richard LaRocque

  • By Makayla-Courtney McGeeney   Student Activities Council (SAC) will host their first release party on Saturday in the Amsler Campus Center from 6 until 7 p.m. to reveal the musical artist for their annual spring concert. All tables in the Campus Center will be taken over by SAC for the...

    SAC to host first ever spring concert release party

    By Makayla-Courtney McGeeney   Student Activities Council (SAC) will host their first release party on Saturday in the Amsler Campus Center from 6 until 7 p.m. to reveal the musical artist for their annual spring concert. All tables in the Campus Center will be taken over by SAC for the…

  • By Jess Gamari   Senator Lucas McDiarmid met with Senate chair Taylor Krowitz during Sunday’s ad hoc committee meeting to discuss the possibility of creating a student union. This recreational area would be equipped with a projector system and either a ping pong table or pool table. Vice President Brendan...

    Committee seeks location for student union

    By Jess Gamari   Senator Lucas McDiarmid met with Senate chair Taylor Krowitz during Sunday’s ad hoc committee meeting to discuss the possibility of creating a student union. This recreational area would be equipped with a projector system and either a ping pong table or pool table. Vice President Brendan…

  • By Alexander Moore   The Student Affairs Committee hopes to create a plan to ease the transition from freshman to sophomore year. In a meeting held Friday, two sophomores and members of the committee discussed ways to improve the sophomore experience. “Our job was to compile information and come up...

    Easing the transition to sophomore year

    By Alexander Moore   The Student Affairs Committee hopes to create a plan to ease the transition from freshman to sophomore year. In a meeting held Friday, two sophomores and members of the committee discussed ways to improve the sophomore experience. “Our job was to compile information and come up…

  • By Nick Swanson   During spring break, ten students traveled the islands of Hawaii, while eighteen others embarked on a service-learning trip to Belize in Central America. Anthropology professor Sumi Colligan led the trip to Hawaii while Spencer Moser, coordinator of the Center for Service and Citizenship, headed the Belize...

    Students experience alternative spring break

    By Nick Swanson   During spring break, ten students traveled the islands of Hawaii, while eighteen others embarked on a service-learning trip to Belize in Central America. Anthropology professor Sumi Colligan led the trip to Hawaii while Spencer Moser, coordinator of the Center for Service and Citizenship, headed the Belize…

  • By Rachel Fitterman   Performance artist Jennifer Miller stunned and surprised her audience with circus tricks and a healthy dose of humor during her visiting solo act March 24  in Sullivan Lounge. Miller, who hails from New York City, is the founder of Circus Amok, a queer-oriented, no-animal, one-ring circus...

    Circus performer addresses social issues

    By Rachel Fitterman   Performance artist Jennifer Miller stunned and surprised her audience with circus tricks and a healthy dose of humor during her visiting solo act March 24  in Sullivan Lounge. Miller, who hails from New York City, is the founder of Circus Amok, a queer-oriented, no-animal, one-ring circus…

  • Norwegian composer Bjorn Bolstad Skjelbred of Oslo, Norway, will perform a concert of new music in the Church Street Center auditorium on today at 12:30 p.m. The concert – in which Skjelbred will premiere his newest work, “ConVergEnce” for cello and banjo, as well as works by Magnar Am and...

    Norweigan composer to perform at the College

    Norwegian composer Bjorn Bolstad Skjelbred of Oslo, Norway, will perform a concert of new music in the Church Street Center auditorium on today at 12:30 p.m. The concert – in which Skjelbred will premiere his newest work, “ConVergEnce” for cello and banjo, as well as works by Magnar Am and…

  • By Shannen Adamites   Senior Dance Company Co-President Alexa Hebard is graduating this spring, and finishing off her last dance of her college career to be shown at the annual performance at Mass MoCA. “It hasn’t really hit me yet that this is my last show, but I’m sure I’ll...

    Graduating senior prepares for last Dance Company show at MoCA

    By Shannen Adamites   Senior Dance Company Co-President Alexa Hebard is graduating this spring, and finishing off her last dance of her college career to be shown at the annual performance at Mass MoCA. “It hasn’t really hit me yet that this is my last show, but I’m sure I’ll…

  • MCLA Presents! will offer a night of thought-provoking, experimental puppetry based on the oral histories of homeless and hungry. The College’s Berkshire Cultural Resource Center (BCRC) presents “Who’s Hungry,” Saturday, at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, at 3:00 p.m. in the North Adams Puppet Lab at 107 Main...

    MCLA Presents! to feature thoughtful puppetry

    MCLA Presents! will offer a night of thought-provoking, experimental puppetry based on the oral histories of homeless and hungry. The College’s Berkshire Cultural Resource Center (BCRC) presents “Who’s Hungry,” Saturday, at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, at 3:00 p.m. in the North Adams Puppet Lab at 107 Main…

  • By Jenna O’Connor   With smooth, harmonious vocals and memorable guitar riffs mixed with the palpable sounds of the cello, alternative rock group, BETTY, performed at Mass MoCA Saturday night in the cozy and intimate Club B-10. Known for their strong vocal harmonies and their tough attitudes, BETTY consists of...

    BETTY performs intimate show at MoCA’s Club-B10

    By Jenna O’Connor   With smooth, harmonious vocals and memorable guitar riffs mixed with the palpable sounds of the cello, alternative rock group, BETTY, performed at Mass MoCA Saturday night in the cozy and intimate Club B-10. Known for their strong vocal harmonies and their tough attitudes, BETTY consists of…

  • By Rachel Fitterman   Three poets gathered in Gallery 51 last Saturday to discuss literary identity in “Woman Talk: The Voices We Write,” as part of the month-long Berkshire Festival of Women Writers. The event, hosted by Tupelo Press, featured Annie Boutelle, Ellen Doré Watson and Amy Dryansky, all published...

    Women writers share their processes at G51.

    By Rachel Fitterman   Three poets gathered in Gallery 51 last Saturday to discuss literary identity in “Woman Talk: The Voices We Write,” as part of the month-long Berkshire Festival of Women Writers. The event, hosted by Tupelo Press, featured Annie Boutelle, Ellen Doré Watson and Amy Dryansky, all published…

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