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MCLA is a small, liberal arts college in the beautiful Berkshires with a supportive, inclusive community, 50 academic programs, hundreds of internship options, and hundreds of ways for you to shine. Find out more and schedule a visit now.
Students Broadcast to Campus and Beyond via Web News
They’re on television screens in the cafeteria, in the Campus Center, and also online, delivering MCLA’s news to an ever-growing audience, with increasing recognition. Samantha Kniskern ’18 and Dan Wohler ’17 are the students behind Beacon Web News, which broadcasts each Wednesday. ...Read More
Berkshire Museum Fond of Hiring MCLA Grads
MCLA saw a need for arts administrators and launched its unique arts management degree program just over a decade ago. Today, our graduates fill positions at arts venues throughout the Berkshires, and the Berkshire Museum is no exception. Its employees include Victoria Page ’16, Lo Sottile ’12 and Kristina Alexander ’16. ...Read More
118th Commencement Keynote Speaker Will Be U.S. Rep. John Lewis
This year's 118th Commencement keynote speaker will be U.S. Rep. John Lewis (D-Georgia), a leader of the Civil Rights Movement who, as chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), was one of the “Big Six” leaders to organize the 1963 March on Washington. Lewis will receive an honorary Doctor of Public Service. ...Read More