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CC raises treasury concerns

Tuesday night’s College Council (CC) meeting ended in a contentious display, with co-presidents Lizzy Hibbard ’19 and Moisés Roman Mendoza ’19 calling on CC’s...

Asbestos discovered in field house

For the past couple of months, the Towne Field House has been closed for construction to install new track and infield court surfaces over...

You Are Not Alone changes structure

This semester, the Mental Health Committee (MHC) has been working to amend the structure of You Are Not Alone (YANA). In the past, YANA...

Panelists discuss opioid epidemic in Berkshires

Last Wednesday, panelists Alex Sabo of Berkshire Medical Center, Wendy Penner of the Northern Berkshire Community Coalition and Kenna Waterman of the nonprofit Josh...

Survey examines student attitudes toward midterm elections

Last Tuesday, 113 million citizens voted in the 2018 midterm elections, setting a record in raw vote total for a non-presidential election. Based on the...

MCLA hosts discussion with Ta-Nehisi Coates

On Thursday night, acclaimed writer Ta-Nehisi Coates spoke at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (MCLA) in North Adams. Coates, a national correspondent for The...

Panel addresses recent flooding caused by climate change

In August 2011, tropical storm Irene struck Williamstown. The Hoosic River overflowed, flooding lower Cole Field. With over eight feet of floodwater, only the...

Grant bolsters Islandora

Last Tuesday, the College announced that it received a $153,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in support of the Islandora for All...

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Ephs make cards for Michael Johnson, discuss criminal justice system

This past Thursday, students of Assistant Professor of English Ianna Hawkins Owen's “Black Writing To, From, and About Prison” class hosted a teach-in and card-making...

College analyzes communism centennial

As a student-organized event, “Peace Party,” celebrated the 100th anniversary of the Armistice of  November 11, 1918,  a completely different centennial event was also...

Data scientist Josh McNutt ’99 reflects on path to Showtime...

Sharply dressed with an intense gaze to match, Vice President of Data Strategy at Showtime Networks Inc. Josh McNutt ’99 spoke during Professor of...

Students host Armistice centennial party on Hoxsey to celebrate peace

This past Saturday night, hundreds of students celebrated the 100-year anniversary of the Armistice for World War One (WWI) the way many celebrated Halloween,...

One in Two Thousand: Delsa Lopez ’21

I first met Delsa through Exploring the Arts during First Days. Everything about her – from her bold lipstick to her buoyant energy –...

Six Hours in Great Barrington

Continuing the Record’s exploration of Berkshire County, we headed down to Great Barrington. While just over an hour drive south of Williamstown, the trek...

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