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MCLA Theatre to Perform Experimental Show 'The Left Hand of Darkness'

The show dates are Dec. 2 at 8 p.m., Dec. 3 at 8 p.m., and Dec. 4 at 2 p.m. in MCLA's Venable Theatre.

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MCLA Professor to Launch New Book at Gallery 51

The book titled, "Deflective Whiteness: Co-opting Black and Latinx Identity Politics," from Ohio State University Press is Haynes's first book publication after writing a series of chapters and articles on similar topics.

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MCLA: New Art Lab Installation 'Puff'

The installation "Puff" coincides with Baker's virtual exhibition and year-long collaboration with MCLA titled "February: An Exploration into Black History," which transverses representations of Black History and technology.

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Eddie Glaude Jr., Author, Commentator and Professor, Speaks at MCLA

Glaude, a New York Times Bestselling Author and the Chair of Princeton's Department of African Studies will be speaking about "Race & Democracy: America is Always Changing, But America Never Changes" on Thursday, Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. in the Church Street Center Auditorium.

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MCLA Alumni to Present at Creative Writing Event

Alumni will read poetry and prose, and present visual art and graphic design projects. The event will also showcase possible career paths after graduating with a liberal arts degree.

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MCLA's Education Department Launches Professional Development Project for Paraeducators

The county-wide PD Day is sponsored by BERK-12 and consists of 54 workshops that occur in-person and online with something for every type of educator.

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MCLA Information Sessions for Continuing Education, Graduate Programs

The 30-minute information sessions will be available in person and online in North Adams and Pittsfield.

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MCLA Education Department Offers MTEL Prep Courses

The courses will be held online on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 12 & 13, and cover Communication and Literacy and Foundations of Reading

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Tap for Joy Workshops at MCLA Art Lab this Fall

Featured on NPR and in the Boston Globe, Herzog started the community workshop during the pandemic to bring people together.

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MCLA Returning to Pre-pandemic Patterns, In-class Instruction

Birge said the college is starting to return to more familiar patterns, noting that all the courses that had been remote or hybrid during the pandemic are once again fully in-class.

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MCLA Welcomes Seven New Faculty Members

Eunice Uhm, Mariah Hepworth, Omotara Adeeko, Carter J. Carter, Darren Johnson, Amy Shapiro, and Kara Corlew join the MCLA faculty.

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MCLA, Berkshire County STEM Network Celebrate STEM Week

Berkshire County STEM Week's theme is "See Yourself in STEM."

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MCLA Alumni Recognized for 'Outstanding' Service to Community, College

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts on Saturday took time to recognize six of its alumni who have made their mark on their communities and their fields of study.

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MCLA Sees Upward Trend in Enrollment, Return to Campus Living

The college's numbers have dipped precipitously over the years. But the latest figures see a slight bump in freshman and transfers, and a return to campus living.

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MCLA Student Selected As 29 Who Shine Awardee

In the future, Williamson is interested in working in nonprofit arts and culture sector to promote ideas of inclusion, diversity, access, and equity.

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MCLA Teacher Course of Distinction Award from the MCO

Goodwin, one of fewer than 30 recipients from state campuses across Massachusetts, was recognized at the 17th annual MCO Conference on eLearning, held virtually June 2, 2022.

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MCLA to Deliver Free College Planning Workshop for Berkshire County Students

High school and college professionals will provide students with support and assistance in navigating the college planning process.

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MCLA Arts and Culture Welcomes Sherwin Rio as Summer Artist Lab Resident

Rio will join the MCLA community for the summer, creating a body of work that will culminate in a residency at MCLA’s Gallery 51 on Main Street in North Adams.

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MCLA Benedetti Teaching Artist-in-Residence 'Travelogue' to Open

This event is free and open to the public; "Travelogue" runs until September 2022.

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MCLA C4 Initiative Releases New Podcast, ‘Thinking Like a Region'

C4 is a grant-funded initiative supported by the National Endowment for the Arts that has been based at MCLA since 2018, and is led by Dr. Lisa Donovan, professor of arts management at MCLA.

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MCLA Gallery 51 to Host Artist Talk and Book Signing with Photographer

A screening of Panas' work will follow at MASS MoCA from 9-10 p.m. Both events are free and open to the public.

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MCLA to Hold Annual Educator Recognition Awards Event

This award was created to honor the region's exceptional educators. This year's awardees are being recognized for their outstanding contributions to education throughout the pandemic.

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MCLA Holds First In-Person Commencement in Two Years for Class of 2022

Commissioner of Higher Education Carlos Santiago applauded the new graduates of Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts for completing their degrees despite the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Clark Art Hosts Roundtable on Blackness

The event is free and is presented live in the Clark's auditorium.