• Posts Tagged ‘2017’

    Grad Students Organize to Prevent Near-Impoverishment under GOP Tax Plan

    by  • December 7, 2017 • Calls to Action, Legislation, News

    Graduate students seem to be unfairly hit by the GOP tax plan and have organized to block passage.

    Graduate students pay for their education by teaching, doing research, and performing routine administrative tasks in return for waived tuition and a meager stipend. Under the proposed GOP tax bill, graduate student tuition waivers will be counted as...

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    Come to the MCC Power of Culture Tour, Holyoke, MA, Dec. 7

    by  • December 4, 2017 • Events, News

    2017 Power of Culture Tour: Holyoke

    The Massachusetts Cultural Council will wrap up the 2017 Power of Culture tour in Holyoke, MA,  Dec. 7, 2017.

    What:  Celebration of Mass Cultural Council’s $12 million in new grants to cultural sector, including $2 million for Western Mass; rollout of agency’s new vision & strategic plan.

    Where:  Holyoke...

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