Campus Sweetheart: Betty Song Reply

Jessica Spillane- 1851 Staff

Betty “Xiaomin” Song, 20, is no stranger to Lasell College. Betty gets herself involved wherever she can and loves to make an impression on people. On campus, Betty is a second year RA in East Hall, works for Blue Key Society and loves to participate in Empty Bowls and Relay for Life. Before studying abroad in Switzerland, last semester, Betty was the international representation in Student Government Association. Betty is a Communications major with a concentration in entertainment media.

Q: Where are you from and how often do you go home?

A: I am from Guangzhou, China. I go home during summer and winter breaks. The flight is 16-17 hours. I came to America for the first time for my senior year of high school which was 2015. I moved in with my host family in East Lyme, Connecticut.

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School of Fashion Welcomes Professor Kathleen Potter 1

By Raegan Cleary – 1851 contributor

When Mount Ida College closed its door, it wasn’t just the students that transferred to Lasell; Associate Professor Kathleen Potter came here as well. Potter, the former Fashion Industries Department Chair, had been working at Mount Ida for six years when the college announced it would be closing after its spring 2018 semester. After receiving offers from multiple fashion schools, Potter chose to continue her career here at Lasell.

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Sexual Assault Is Not a Dr. Seuss Children’s Book 1

By Madison Ortiz 

Lasell College talks about enforcing consent knowledge but hasn’t taken any steps to make a difference in educating students on this issue. Lasell should have a mandatory consent class required to graduate. The course would teach students how important consent is, understand how to handle certain situations and help prevent sexual assault cases from happening.

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Dillan Foss: Fitness crazed, business driven Reply

By Paola Orizondo – Student Contributor

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Dillan Foss working out after his interview at the McClelland Fitness Center. Photo by Paola Orizondo.

Dillan Foss is an athletic training major pursuing his master’s in nutrition. Student contributor Paola Orizondo got together with the basketball player to talk about fitness, health, worries, motivation and his own personal brand, Limitless Theory.  More…

Designing with Professor Vallely Reply

By Jessica Lindell – Contributing Writer

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Professor Anne Vallely showcases her office collection. Photo by Jessica Lindell

Professor Anne Vallely is one of the most influential professors in the fashion department. Her call to fashion first came from designing her own dresses as a young age before becoming experienced in modeling and fashion retail. She currently balances teaching fashion and an interior design occupation.

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Fitness by Foss Reply

By Connor O’Brien – Contributing Writer

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Senior Dillon Foss enjoys a healthy workout drink underneath his personal  pull-up bar. Photo by Connor O’Brien.

Lasell  senior Dillan Foss understands the importance of keeping in shape. He combines diet with consistent weight training and exercise to keep himself healthy. As a personal trainer, Foss needs to know how to get his clients the best results, and getting them to eat right is a big part of his process.

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