Surviving a brutal Massachusetts winter was part of freshman year.

Looking Back at my First Year at Lesley (0)

Freshman year of college starts before the first day of classes in September. The debate of when the journey into higher education begins is endless. For me, May of senior year was when it set in that I was beginning a new journey. Dates and times started to rush my mind on important events that… Read More ›

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Looking Back at my First Year at Lesley (0)

Surviving a brutal Massachusetts winter was part of freshman year.

Freshman year of college starts before the first day of classes in September. The debate of when the journey into higher education begins is endless. For me, May of senior year was when it set in that I was beginning a new journey. Dates and times started to rush my mind on important events that… Read More ›

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Why I’m Not Surprised (0)

Courtesy of the Baltimore Sun, used with permission.

When I look at Baltimore I am surprised at how unsurprised I am. Not only by the actual events taking place, but also by the media portrayal and the divided reactions of society. On the one hand you have people ignoring the rioting and looting and saying how dare these protesters be met with riot… Read More ›

Campus Events »

The Mask You Live In: Gender Roles in American Society (0)

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On Monday April 20, 2015, Lesley Third Wave, Lesley Women’s Center, and graduate student Stephanie Rosario Rodriguez, co-sponsored a screening of the film The Mask You Live In at the University Hall Amphitheatre. The Mask You Live In (2015), presented by The Representation Project, addresses the issues of hypermasculinity in American culture. This film was… Read More ›

Sports »

Men’s Volleyball Team Shows Promise (0)

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“The night is darkest just before the dawn.”  This quote from Harvey Dent in The Dark Knight describes the situation that Lesley’s Men’s Volleyball has found itself in.  But after experiencing a period of hardship in the form of a losing streak lasting almost 3 seasons, Lesley University recently tasted victory and is beginning to… Read More ›

Current Issues »

A Response from “Public Enemy Number One” (13)

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These past few weeks at Lesley University have been an interesting experience. The reason why I wrote the article “A Male Perspective on Gender Equality at Lesley University” is because I feel that here at this institution, it’s very difficult for me to develop my identity as a male. As I wrote in the article… Read More ›

Campus Arts »

LCAL Student, DJ & Producer, Attends Amsterdam Dance Event (0)

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Editor’s note: Curtis Atchison is a House music DJ and electronic music producer/engineer.  He is also an LCAL student. Amsterdam is known around the world for many different things, such as the Van Gogh Museum, the Anne Frank House, coffee shops, the Heineken Factory and the Red Light District. But for one week the capital… Read More ›

Entertainment and Arts Reviews »

Anything But Empty: Theater Review (0)

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“It Felt Empty When The Heart Went At First But It’s Alright Now” is a big headline with an even bigger story to tell. Elizabeth Milanovich does not disappoint in this production at the Charlestown Working Theatre on Friday and Saturday nights until November 1st. Milanovich stars as Dijana, the narrator and lead character in… Read More ›

Activism »

#BlackLivesMatter: Lesley Students Speak Out Against Racism (0)

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On August 9, 2014, a young unarmed black man named Michael Brown was shot six times by a white police officer, Darren Wilson. This incident occurred in Ferguson, Missouri, a small suburb of St. Louis, and sparked national interest, social media campaigns, and a new group of young activists who jumped up to protect the… Read More ›

Movie and Concert Reviews »

Music Review: The Relevant Elephants (1)

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The Relevant Elephants have a world of opportunities. Their music carries beyond the subway walls. Street music is an integral part of Boston culture, and the Relevant Elephants are one good reason why. The band is planning an Australian tour this November, but they got their start in the Boston underground. While the Relevant Elephants… Read More ›