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Speakers Discuss the Rise of Global Extremism (0)

April 9, 2019 • Campus News

On April 5, the social science division of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences hosted “The Global Rise of Far Right Extremism,” an event to discuss the systemic place of white supremacy in the world and here on campus.  Presented in Alumni Hall, the event began with a viewing of the documentary White Right:… Read More ›

Current Issues »

Lesley Student’s Unique Job: She’s a Beekeeper (0)

[Editor’s note: Megan Gove is a senior, majoring in Graphic Design.] The days are getting warmer and longer once again. We’ve crawled out from under the snow of this year. Dare I say that winter is truly past us? As most people are excited to celebrate mother nature’s rewarding vibrant presence of spring, I, on… Read More ›

Entertainment and Arts Reviews »

Arts Review: “The Future of the Past: Art and Activism” (0)

For the sixth year in a row, Lesley University’s Graduate School for Arts and Sciences, in partnership with Violence Transformed, has opened the exhibit “The Future of the Past: Art and Activism.”  Displayed in Marran Gallery, this exhibit asserts the ability of art, artists and the process of making art to reflect on the modern… Read More ›

Sports »

Reporting from The Patriots’ 2019 Super Bowl Parade (0)

On Sunday, February 3rd, 2019 Super Bowl LIII took place in Atlanta between the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams. It was an exciting night for New Englanders when the Patriots pulled out their sixth Super Bowl win at 13-3. This meant that there would be a fun filled parade the following Tuesday,… Read More ›

Movie and Concert Reviews »

Concert Review: The Boston Symphony Orchestra (0)

On February 10th, 2019, Lesley University student reporters Bella Denneno and Andrea Gunnarsdottir were welcomed to the Boston Symphony Orchestra at Symphony Hall by publicist Emily Cotten.  We were provided with the opportunity to witness the full symphony orchestra experience.  Andris Nelsons, the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s Ray and Maria Stata Music Director, was the conductor; and… Read More ›

Editorials and Opinions »

It’s A Myth That Students Don’t Care About News (0)

Over the past few years, many people in the older generation have come to the unfounded misconception that young adults care less about the news than they do. These adults base their assumption on the fact that most millennials don’t read newspapers and watch the nightly news on TV. While this is true, their generalization… Read More ›

Campus News »

Speakers Discuss the Rise of Global Extremism (0)

On April 5, the social science division of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences hosted “The Global Rise of Far Right Extremism,” an event to discuss the systemic place of white supremacy in the world and here on campus.  Presented in Alumni Hall, the event began with a viewing of the documentary White Right:… Read More ›

Campus Events »

Lesley Urban Scholars Initiative Promotes Student Success (0)

[Editor’s Note:  The author, whose major is middle school education, is a member of USI.] Lesley University has many groups and programs on campus that help students; one group that is very important to me is the Urban Scholars Initiative (USI). The Urban Scholars Initiative is a scholarship program which provides tutoring, tuition assistance, and… Read More ›

Health and Wellness »

Staying Healthy During Finals Week: Some Tips (0)

With the semester almost over and finals beginning, we all need to make sure we take proper care of ourselves.  While physical health is important, so is our emotional health, especially during times of stress. That means making a little time for yourself, in-between homework and studying. But as everyone is aware, it can be… Read More ›

Activism »

Bon Appetit Workers Get New and Better Contract (1)

Two weeks ago, on November 5th, Lesley University’s dining workers voted to sign a new contract between their union and Bon Appetit Management Company, securing a minimum annual salary of $35,000 for each of the dining workers at Lesley. The new contract provides better policies on vacation and sick time, as well as increased access… Read More ›

Travel and Places to Visit »

Lesley Student Reflects on His Unique Internship in Croatia (0)

[Editor’s note: If you are new to Lesley, internships are a key part of the experience. One of our reporters, Tony Kecman, is a History major, and he recently came back from an internship at the Croatian Museum of Archaeological Monuments. He offers a few final thoughts about living and working in Croatia, to conclude… Read More ›

Campus Arts »

Best-Selling Romance Authors Discuss Their Craft at Boston Public Library (0)

I’m a creative writing major and a literature minor, so books are my life! I love to read, and I love hearing authors talk about their work; so, I was excited to learn about an interesting series of talks at the Boston Public Library.  The one I attended took place on February 3; it was… Read More ›