Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Smith museum supports artist’s controversial film

By Sara Jackson

January 23, 2011

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Over the past few months, a film by artist David Wojnarowicz at the National Portrait Gallery has caused controversy over its presence in an exhibit. The film, titled “A Fire in My Belly” was installed in the “Hide/Seek: Di...

White House speaks to university journalists about Muslim Communities across America

By Sara Jackson

November 7, 2010

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Farah Pandith, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s Special Representative to Muslim Communities, participated in a conference call with university journalists across the country last Thursday.  Pandith, who often focuses...

Northampton passes resolution to “Bring the War Dollars Home”

By Sara Jackson

October 14, 2010

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On Oct. 7 the mayor and city council of Northampton passed a resolution called, “Bring the War Dollars Home,” which calls on the Northampton’s congressional representatives to end the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan ...

Days of Dialogue opens up discussion at Five Colleges

By Sara Jackson

September 29, 2010

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Days of Dialogue is an event that brings staff and faculty from the Five Colleges into a shared space to talk openly about topics like race, class and gender. The second event of its kind will be held on the University of Massachusetts campus from Oct. 18-21. The e...