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Archive for February, 2019

Music Review: Ariana Grande

I’ve been following Ariana Grande’s career since she was the bright, bubbly redhead Cat Valentine on Nickelodeon’s Victorious. I remember hearing her sing for the first time on the show with her co-star Liz Gillies, and I was blown away by what I heard. Her voice was angelic and unique and she could hit high… Read More ›

Keeping Up With Lesley’s Alums

[Editor’s Note: from time to time, our alums get in touch and let us know where they are in their careers and life now. Each year Chelsea Contre, a 2013 graduate who double majored in Communications and Business Management, has promised Donna Halper an update on her life post college. Chelsea has been living in the… Read More ›

Reporting from The Patriots’ 2019 Super Bowl Parade

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 ›

Concert Review: The Boston Symphony Orchestra

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 ›

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

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 ›

Movie Review: The Favourite

[Editor’s Note: As the Oscars approach, our reviewers are taking a look at some of the films that were nominated.] The Oscars season has arrived, and there is much talk about the nominations for Best Picture, and which contenders are deserving of this honor.  Among the list of equally qualified contenders, people are asking: is… Read More ›

Lesley Men’s Baseball Team Prepares for New Season

After an impressive 27 win season in 2018, the Lesley University Men’s baseball team is looking forward to another good year.  The 2019 season will bring in some new changes in the conference and add some new faces to the team. After 4 years of coaching with the Lynx, Head Coach Billy Cather resigned and… Read More ›