Academic reorganization initiated with best intentions Reply

By Alex Balletto & Leanne Signoriello – Copy Editor & Features Editor

Recently, the college has been ironing out essentials of the new academic structure, not referring to the construction of the complex. Adjustments within the academic division are set to take place in January 2018. Lasell will condense departments into five schools. Earlier this semester, we learned that each school would have an associate dean and program director. The program director is to serve programs needing special licensure, or special expertise or attention.

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Are cover letters starting to crumble? Reply

By Mackenzie Dineen – Arts Editor 

 

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Illustration by Tom Baker

Cover letters are under fire. The formal letter of introduction has always been presented as a law and not a tradition, but in a turbo-drive speed world, who writes letters of any sort? According to various job sites, CNN and even previous Apple recruiters, cover letters are dead.

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Welcome Class of 2021 Reply

By Seán McGlone – Editor-in-Chief

Dear Class of 2021,

Congratulations! You have officially made it through your first month at Lasell. By now you are probably better adjusted to the campus and you are settling into your classes and workload. For many of you, I’m sure you’re starting to understand what people meant when they said “college is a lot different from high school.”

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Trump triumphs over Harvey Reply

By Nicole Yeager1851 Staff

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Illustration by Thomas Baker 

With President Donald Trump’s latest controversial actions, the biggest question was how he would handle something as serious as a massive hurricane such as Harvey. This left myself and the majority of the United States in fear that Trump would pull his usual shenanigans.  More…