Pittsfield: BCC to screen 'Latino Americans' segment


Berkshire Community College will screen the "Peril and Promise" segment from the PBS documentary "Latino Americans: 500 Years of History," followed by a panel discussion, from 1:15 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 23, at Berkshire Community College in Boland Theatre.

Led by Mariana Bolivar from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, a panel of elected officials, local educators, cultural leaders, and students will discuss "How Can Public Higher Education Address the Needs of Berkshire County's Growing Latino Community?"

The event is free and open to the public. Forum credit is available for BCC students.

For more information, visit www.berkshirecc.edu/latinoamericans.


If you'd like to leave a comment (or a tip or a question) about this story with the editors, please email us. We also welcome letters to the editor for publication; you can do that by filling out our letters form and submitting it to the newsroom.

Powered by Creative Circle Media Solutions