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The Mid-Term Elections: Groundbreaking in Many Ways (0)

November 13, 2018 • Current Issues

The 2018 midterm elections resulted in the Democratic party gaining control of the House of Representatives, and the Republicans maintaining their Senate majority. But that is not the entire story.  For one thing, young adults (including many Lesley students) turned out to vote in large numbers– some of the highest numbers in the past 25… Read More ›

Activism »

Large Crowd Attends Memorial For Victims of Antisemitic Attack (2)

In America’s current divided society, moments of unity are rare and deeply cherished. With a heavy heart on October 28th, I made my way to the Boston Common in hopes of finding such an experience. The previous day brought sorrow to the forefront, spreading from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to the ends of the country. Eleven lives… Read More ›

Sports »

Women’s Soccer Team Has Another Championship Season (0)

[Editor’s note:  Sophomore Jillian Narby,  a business management major with a specialization in sports marketing and management, is a goalkeeper for the women’s soccer team.] Lesley’s women’s soccer team  had another successful year, which culminated in an exciting 3-2 win over New England College on Saturday the 3rd of November, giving the Lady Lynx the… Read More ›

Movie and Concert Reviews »

Movie Review: Venom (0)

When it comes to movies, there’s nothing that leaves me more contented than a good superhero film. It helps that we’re at a point where superhero movies are everywhere nowadays. However, where there are superheroes, there are also villains not far behind. This statement also applies to film, most particularly the movie, Venom. This is… Read More ›

Campus Events »

Honk! Festival Brings Fun to Cambridge (1)

It was a cloudy day, but that did not stop thousands of people from attending the 40th Annual Oktoberfest, and 13th Annual Honk! Festival of Activist Street Bands, which took place in Harvard Square on Sunday, October 7th.  Dressed up in festive, brightly colored costumes with activist pins and a multitude of glitter, musicians painted… Read More ›

Entertainment and Arts Reviews »

Creative Writing Major Enjoys Presentation by V.E. Schwab (0)

There are very few authors who I would confidently dedicate my entire life to reading only their books forever and never waver in that declaration; Victoria Schwab is one of them. I was lucky enough to be able to see her speak on October 3rd as she promoted her most recent release, Vengeful, and spoke… Read More ›

Campus News »

Students Find Author Suzy Hansen’s Talk Informative (0)

I had been running from U-Hall to Doble Campus. Like every Monday and Wednesday I only had 20 minutes to make it from my English class to my Intro to Communication class. Out of breath and just wanting to sit down, I realized that there was an unfamiliar face in the room.  I only had… 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 ›

Editorials and Opinions »

Lesley Sophomore Offers Advice to First Year Students (0)

Approximately a year ago, I was frantically packing. Checking off a list with a red pen, I was attempting to ignore the nerves knotting in my stomach. Everything I had heard about college was from my older sister, who was happy to share; but her advice didn’t help quell any of my anxiety. College is… Read More ›

Current Issues »

The Mid-Term Elections: Groundbreaking in Many Ways (0)

The 2018 midterm elections resulted in the Democratic party gaining control of the House of Representatives, and the Republicans maintaining their Senate majority. But that is not the entire story.  For one thing, young adults (including many Lesley students) turned out to vote in large numbers– some of the highest numbers in the past 25… Read More ›

Health and Wellness »

Feeling Stressed? Drinking Tea Could Help You to Feel Better (2)

As finals begin rolling around, it’s important to keep an eye on your physical and mental health. The last few weeks of the semester are regarded as the craziest; the late-night study sessions interspersed with irregular sleeping patterns; the coffee-buzzed cramming at the Student Center; and the snacks that are consumed in an effort to… 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 ›