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Archive for December, 2015

Professors Compete in “Meeting of the Minds” Contest

On Thursday, December 3, a unique event took place in the Marran Theater, as professors competed in a “Family Feud”-style event, with students from the Lesley First Year Seminar asking the questions.  The event was called “Meeting of the Minds,” and it featured ten specially chosen professors, divided into two teams.  It was designed to… Read More ›

Lesley Student Attends National Campus Activities Convention

Recently, I not only attended the National Association of Campus Activities (NACA) Northeast convention in Hartford CT; I also had the privilege to volunteer as part of the stage crew.  This was honestly one of the hardest things I’ve ever done, but also the most rewarding.  As a member of the Lesley University campus activities board,… Read More ›

Two Poems

[Editor’s note: from time to time, we publish student poetry and short stories. This week, our guest poet is Haley Kinnon.] I’m a freshman at Lesley. Currently, my major is English and Education. I’ve always loved to write, and I find exceptional happiness writing poetry. I find that poetry is a great way to not… Read More ›

Impressive Year for Lesley Women’s Soccer Team

The winning streak continued for Lesley University’s Women’s Soccer Team this year: the team won its fourth straight NECC championship and appeared in its fourth straight NCAA tournament.  And although the 2015 season did not end the way the team hoped, there were still many reasons to be optimistic. This year’s team saw a lot… Read More ›

Lesley Student Tours Taza Chocolate

Most people who think about chocolate probably don’t realize there is a local company that manufactures it — a company that is located in Somerville, Massachusetts, not that far from the Lesley campus.  And as I discovered when I visited recently, Taza Chocolate has a unique and interesting story. Taza makes a variety of stone… Read More ›

Concert Review: The Donkey Show

I was looking for something to do on a recent Saturday night, so I bought a ticket to see The Donkey Show. It took place at Oberon (which is part of the American Repertory Theater) on Arrow Street in Cambridge, conveniently located not far from the Lesley campus. I have always enjoyed listening to the… Read More ›

Meet the New Chair of Business Management

Author’s note:  Lesley University welcomes a new face into the community, Dr. Jonathan Jefferson, chair of the Business Management program.  Dr. Jefferson comes to Cambridge after a unique career that took him all over the world.  This informative interview shows that he intends to leave his mark on our campus. What attracted you to Lesley?… Read More ›