Speaker talks about collegiate political bias Reply

By Seán McGlone & Connor Mankouski – Editor-in-Chief & 1851 Staff

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Chris Sweeney, author of “How Liberals are Ruining College.” Photo by Seán McGlone

On November 7, The Donahue Institute for Ethics, Diversity, and Inclusion hosted “The Value of Perspective Diversity,” a discussion on political bias in educational contexts. The presentation was led by Chris Sweeney, the author of “How Liberals are Ruining College,” a recent article in Boston Magazine.

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Take Back the Night empowers survivors Reply

By Danielle Hogan – 1851 Staff

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Lasell held “Take Back the Night” in de Witt Hall on November 29, giving survivors the opportunity to share their stories about sexual and domestic violence. Photo by Michael Bueno

Over 300 students gathered in de Witt Hall for “Take Back the Night” on November 29, 2017.  At the event, many gathered to support survivors of domestic and sexual violence.

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Sport Management Day debut Reply

By Leanne Signoriello & Cassidy Murray – Features Editor & Sports Editor

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(L to R) Junior AJ Lajoie, Director of Sports and Operations for Bay State Games Peter Leclerc, senior David Harwood, President and CEO of Boys and Girls Club and President of the New England Patriots Charitable Foundation Josh Kraft, Director of Operations for the John M. Barry Boys and Girls Club Michael Finnegan, and senior Kelsey Hagan. Photo by Cassidy Murray.

Lasell hosted its first Sport Management Day on Tuesday, November 14. Like COM Day and Hospitality Day, the one-day event was open to all students, though the events and panels were tailored to sport management majors.

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Fashion Department holds “Discovery Day” seminar Reply

By Paris Adams – 1851 Staff

Lasell students, faculty and alumni gathered in de Witt Hall on for a seminar entitled “Fashion is Alive and Well, and Living at Lasell College” that centered around the current happenings and opportunities in the world of fashion merchandising, and featured a keynote speaker as well as alumni and student panel discussions. The event was primarily organized by Professor Anne Vallely and Department Chair Lynn Blake, who worked to secure the keynote speaker and panelists.

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