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Archive for December, 2014

LCAL Student, DJ & Producer, Attends Amsterdam Dance Event

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 ›

#BlackLivesMatter: Lesley Students Speak Out Against Racism

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 ›

Student Organization Feeds the Homeless

Every Tuesday night at 9:30 pm, dozens of Lesley students come together to make something beautiful: peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. Lesley Delivers is a Community Service Club, a student-run organization that brings people together to assemble brown bag lunches, and then distribute them to the hungry and homeless people of Harvard Square. Lesley Delivers… Read More ›

Why I Changed My Mind About Uber

There was a time when I loved Uber. I used Uber to get to class, come home from work, and to come home from parties; basically, I used Uber all the time. I downloaded Uber in the spring of 2013, and I was hooked ever since. It allowed me as a customer to see who… Read More ›