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Lesley Alum Has Exciting Job in Paris (0)

May 21, 2019 • Campus News

Editor’s Note:  From time to time, we like to keep up with what our alums are doing. Katie Lansing, a Global Studies major who graduated in 2012, was one of the original staff members of the Lesley Public Post, and a former editor-in-chief.] When I first started working at Bredin Prat, I felt like I… Read More ›

Editorials and Opinions »

Why I Volunteer at an Animal Rescue (0)

Ever since I was a kid, I’ve wanted a pet. I’d always seen the cats in the window waiting to be adopted at PetSmart and wished I could bring one home with me; but I was told that my mom was “allergic” (translation: didn’t like cats). Even though I don’t live at home any more,… Read More ›

Current Issues »

Addressing some myths about Africa (0)

[Editor’s Note:  Lesley student Doucette Kayombo, who comes from the Democratic Republic of Congo, gave a version of this talk for Community of Scholars Day.] For many centuries, a one-sided view of Africa has been portrayed to the rest of the world. This has been done in an effort to belittle and patronize African culture… Read More ›

Movie and Concert Reviews »

Movie Review– Avengers: Endgame (0)

[Note: if you haven’t seen the movie yet, this review contains a few spoilers.] When I was 10 years old, I saw Iron Man 2 in theaters and absolutely hated it. When I was 12, I saw the Avengers and thought it was mostly boring until the battle of New York at the end. I… Read More ›

Campus Events »

Theater Review: Macbeth (Oxford Street Players) (1)

[Editor’s note:  Freddy Widmer also assisted with this review; the reviewers attended two separate performances. Christina’s observations are first, followed by Freddy’s.] Lesley University’s Oxford Street Players performed Shakespeare’s Macbeth in Marran Theater on April 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th to enthusiastic audiences.  Founded in 1993, the Players perform a Shakespearean play every year. This… Read More ›

Campus News »

Lesley Alum Has Exciting Job in Paris (0)

Editor’s Note:  From time to time, we like to keep up with what our alums are doing. Katie Lansing, a Global Studies major who graduated in 2012, was one of the original staff members of the Lesley Public Post, and a former editor-in-chief.] When I first started working at Bredin Prat, I felt like I… 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 ›

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 ›

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 ›