Aug 27, 2013
Get Your Kicks in Uxibal
The shoes combine traditional Maya prints with a bohemian aesthetic. Founder and designer Britini Port provides economic opportunities in a place where poverty is rampant - she crafts the brightly hued kicks from elaborate fabrics and textiles handmade by indigenous women in Guatemala.
Mexican Authorities Detain 3 Bangladeshi Immigrants en Route to U.S.
Mexican authorities detained three undocumented migrants from Bangladesh and a Guatemalan man traveling with them who is suspected of people trafficking, prosecutors said.
Cultural Pittsfield: June 14-20
You're invited to the opening reception for PaperWorks: The Art and Science of an Extraordinary Material , a new exhibition that explores paper as a source of creative inspiration and innovation.
Pittsfield: Student to present talk on experiences in Guatemala
Danika Padilla will be present "Building a School in Guatemala," a talk based on her experiences in Guatemala, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Friday, June 14, at Berkshire Community College, 1350 West St., in the General Bartlett Room in the Susan B. Anthony Building.