Seniors study away

Many juniors choose to take breaks from the Purple Bubble to study away and return refreshed for their senior years. But each year, a handful of seniors decide that their penultimate semester is instead the perfect time to study away. 

Director of International Education and Study Away Christina Stoiciu gave insight on why students choose to study away during their senior years.

Amy Sanders O’Rourke ’03 talks campaign life

Amy Sanders O’Rourke ’03 is now traveling across the country to support the presidential campaign of her husband, Beto O’Rourke./Photo courtesy of Amy Sanders O’Rourke ’03. Before Monday, no one had asked Amy Sanders O’Rourke ’03 whether she wants to be first lady.

Jack’s delights with tasty fare

Jack’s Hot Dog Stand, a North Adams classic, offers reliably satisfying, inexpensive comfort food./Photo courtesy of USA Restaurants. North Adams has a turbulent history.

Sean Saifa M. Wall ’01 reflects on time as intersex activist

For almost two decades, Sean Saifa M. Wall ’01 has worked as an intersex rights activist, fighting to end medically unnecessary surgeries. (Photo courtesy of Sean Saifa M. Wall)

Looking back after almost two decades as an intersex rights activist, Sean Saifa M. Wall ’01 said he now finds it funny that he initially intended to follow one of the more typical career paths chosen by so many of his peers.

Ephs work as local EMTs

For many, the combination of academics, extracurriculars and social life on campus is enough to fill their days in the Purple Valley. Some students, however, can also be found racing down Route 2 in ambulances, serving the community in their roles as emergency medical technicians (EMTs).

One in Two Thousand: Oliver Yang ’20

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Each week, we randomly select a unix from a list of all current students at the College. So long as the owner of the selected unix is on campus, willing to be interviewed and not a member of the Record board, that person becomes the subject of that week’s One in Two Thousand.