Halloween Howl at the Dining Hall Reply

It’s creepy and it’s kooky, mysterious and spooky, it’s the Halloween Howl at Valentine Dining Hall! On Oct. 30, Chartwells gave the dining hall a spooky makeover complete with food, a photo booth and even a tarot card reader! The typical dining hall fare got a holiday twist  with haunted names and creepy details.

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Regular Season Wrap-Up: Fall Edition Reply

The end of the regular season draws closer for the fall sports teams of Lasell. With playoffs beginning for most teams on Saturday, Nov. 5, the Chronicle breaks down each team’s season to get you ready for the playoff madness. (NOTE: The Men’s Soccer team will receive a full season wrap-up in the upcoming Nov/Dec issue, make sure to check it out.)

Men’s and Women’s Cross Country

By Adam Hallenbeck Sports Editor

After running all over the Northeast area this season, the men’s and women’s cross country teams look to have a strong finish in the Greater Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) championship race. “This year has been a lot better than the past few years…we have been smart with how we have been training compared to the last two years,” said senior captain Matt Holden. More…

A Full House for Lasell University’s First Indigenous People’s Day Celebration Reply

By Olivia Fernandes – 1851 Staff

 

At the Arnow Campus Center, a full house of students attended Lasell’s first Indigenous People’s Day Celebration hosted by junior Duffy Martin in collaboration with Lasell’s Donahue Institute. The speakers of the event were one of the remaining Lobster Women Marilynn-Leigh Francis and mother Marilynn Francis, who taught Marilynn-Leigh the way of the Lobster People. More…

Peer Mentor you say? Freshman-me says no way! Reply

By Mary Rand  1851 Contributor

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Mary Rand on the streets of Fenway Park. Photo by: Margaux Dickinson

When I was a first-year student, I spent a lot of time lounging in my dorm room to kill time. After class I’d go back to my dorm. After going to the dining hall I’d go back to my dorm. After working out at the gym I’d go back to my dorm. If someone were to try and tell the freshman version of myself that I would be a peer mentor I would tell them that they’re crazy! They’re crazy to think I will ever do anything other than hangout in my dorm. 

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It was College she feared, but she conquered Reply

By Makenna French – 1851 Contributor 

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Makenna French in her hometown enjoying the fall scenery.

I’ve always been known as a homebody. Not in the way of being at my physical home all the time but being in my town, with my friends and my family whom I value most in the world. Going away to college was bittersweet for everyone I knew. For me personally, it was full of anxiety. I would watch you tube videos of other kids moving in to see my situation before it would happen, and it would make my heart race and my mind spin.

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It’s Okay to Be Homesick Reply

By Brook Salvador1851 Contributor 

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Brook Salvador in front of the new Lasell sign. Photo courtesy of Maddie Avery.

 

When I first arrived on campus on move in day, I was eager to finally arrive at campus, but as we got closer It felt like I had butterflies in my stomach, and my heart was racing as If I was sick. I could hear sounds of students laughing as I walked into check in, I couldn’t wait to make new friends.  When I was looking at my best friend that came with me it was such a bittersweet moment, knowing I had to let go of home, and all my friends.

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