diversity http://wamc.org en Pittsfield Students Learn from African-American Role Models in their Community http://wamc.org/post/pittsfield-students-learn-african-american-role-models-their-community <p></p><p>In recognition of African American History Month, students at one high school in the Berkshires participated in a day of presentations from local African American role models, who shared their own stories with students and reflected on their heritage.</p><p></p><p>Multicultural BRIDGE – a non-profit organization with a mission to promote diversity understanding and acceptance in area communities, held their first Living African-American History Month Project, through a partnership with Pittsfield High School.</p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 23:00:00 +0000 Lucas Willard 57959 at http://wamc.org Pittsfield Students Learn from African-American Role Models in their Community Friends of Camp Little Notch http://wamc.org/post/friends-camp-little-notch <p>Camp Little Notch is a beautiful camp on an 80 acre lake in the southern Adirondacks where all girls can belong. CLN encourages girls to find their strengths and unique voices, works to build an inclusive and diverse camp community, and teaches campers to be responsible stewards of the land. This summer, CLN is running three one-week sessions for girls ages 7-17. Mon, 07 May 2012 18:30:02 +0000 Joe Donahue 38450 at http://wamc.org