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North Adams Cleans Up During Annual Day of Service
"You want to keep your community's environment healthy to encourage people to go out and use it. — Amanda Chilson

Astronauts Bringing Music to MCLA
"Science and arts have never been mutually exclusive." — Chris Himes

MCLA Continues to Transform Campus Facilities
"It really is the perfect-sized building for our institution and it's going to a group of men and women who work very hard for us day in and day out." — James Stakenas   3 Comments

Feminist Activist Steinem Sees a Transforming Society
"Saying what happened to us and discovering shared experiences is the beginning of every profound social justice movement I know of. — Gloria Steinem   2 Comments

Q&A: Gloria Steinem on Progressivism, Women's Rights
"I must say I don't care if they know who I am or not. I just want them to know who they are." — Gloria Steinem   3 Comments

State Spending on Higher Ed Pays Dividends For Local Colleges
"The conversation has changed in Massachusetts in the last few years." — Mary Grant

Gloria Steinem to Speak at MCLA 'Equality' Series
"I encourage the community to join us as we hear from this legendary feminist organizer, who continues to work for social justice." — John DeRosa   3 Comments

Congressman Neal Tours Completed MCLA Center
"I think MCLA plays a very important role ... successfully recruiting through higher ed more and more engineers." — U.S. Rep. Richard Neal   2 Comments

MCLA Offers Drury Students High-Tech Lab Experience
At Drury you wouldn't have the chance to do something like this. It's fun to experiment and stuff like that." — Jocelyn Hunt   1 Comment

Adams Scholars Honored at Annual MCLA Event
"You should feel very proud of your accomplishments. I know your family members are proud let them be proud." — Mary Grant   1 Comment

MCLA Adds New Gallery 51 Manager
Local artist Julia Morgan-Leamon joined Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts' Gallery 51 as the new manager.

Andrew Young Talks 'Legacy of Freedom,' Civil Rights, Voting
"The key to democracy is being able to disagree without being disagreeable and let history prove what's right." — Andrew Young

Q&A: Jeff Corwin Discusses New England, Climate Change
"I've come to really appreciate what New England has to offer when it comes to habitat and wildlife." — Jeff Corwin   1 Comment

MCLA Science Center Name Revealed at Ribbon Cutting
"It's a winning strategy through history and it will make a difference here today and tomorrow." — Gov. Deval Patrick

MCLA Opens Campus, New Science Center
"Please wipe your feet." — President Mary Grant

MCLA Executives, Fiscal Committee Discuss Projects, Budget
"I think the look and feel of MCLA is very different. So, it's an exciting time." — Tyler Fairbank

MCLA Appoints Berkshire Cultural Resource Center Coordinator
"I'm so happy to be here. This job is the perfect combination for me." — Jennifer Crowell

MCLA Shows Galleries to Higher Ed Committee Chairman
"Since the start of DownStreet Art, and Gallery 51 and Press Gallery, we're now at 85 percent occupancy for downtown." — Jonathan Secor

MCLA Graduates Handed Keys to Open Future Doors
"Education can be a powerfully transformative experience if you let it be." — Diane Patrick

Berkshire County College Students Among '29 Who Shine'
"Each one of these students has a remarkable story to tell." said Gov. Deval Patrick

300 Volunteers Contribute to North Adams' Community Service Day
"This is such a great tradition, and is successful every year because of you all." — Spencer Moser   1 Comment

MCLA Campus Evacuated for Bomb Scare; Cleared After 2 Hours
Students were told to evacuate the campus immediately and proceed to the North Adams Armory on Ashland Street.

Lee, Pittsfield Sixth-Graders Visit MCLA
About 260 students from Pittsfield's Heberg Middle School and Lee Middle School experienced college life at MCLA.

Congressman Neal Tours MCLA Science Center
"The argument is you can't do big science and support domestic spending. Yes, you can ... America always needs a big science project." — U.S. Rep. Richard Neal

Local College Students Rally for Action on Climate Change
"In part this rally is to put pressure on the administration about the pipeline, but also to call for stronger action on climate change," Zoe Grueskin   4 Comments

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