Lasell U–Belong event brings campus together Reply

By Holly Feola & Casey Dibari – News Editor & Opinion Editor

Lasell kicked off the school year in September with a celebratory Lasell U-Belong event in the Arnow Quad to commemorate the institution’s new university status. The event started with Assistant Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer Jesse Tauriac and a panel of community members welcoming attendees to the event, saying how everyone belonged at Lasell.

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A common goal, 11 different journeys Reply

By Casey DeBari – Opinion Editor
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Photo Courtesy of the Office of Student Activities and Orientation Facebook page. 
(L-R) Olivia Tata and Dylan Alves during orientation, representing their Arnow Aliens.

Last spring, juniors Olivia Tata and Dylan Alves were selected to be two of 11 summer 2019 orientation leaders (OLs). They were tasked with greeting the newest, and first class of Lasell University to campus. As OLs, Tata and Alves are the first friendly faces these students would get to know before the start of school.

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Women’s soccer locked in for nine Reply

By Adam Hallenbeck & Kaie Quigley Sports Editor & 1851 Staff

For the first time since 2010, the women’s soccer team has not been the league voted team to beat. According to the GNAC preseason poll, six out of 13 league head coaches believe last year’s winning team— Saint Joseph’s of Maine, will repeat as champions in 2019. This vote comes in spite of the Lasers’ eight conference title wins since 2010.

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Knock, knock, knockin’ on Plant Ops’ door Reply

Casey DiBari & Hannah SmithOpinion Editor & 1851 Staff

Students returned to campus, no doubt excited to be with their friends again, start classes and see where they’d be living for the next school year. But for some, that excitement may have deflated when they saw the condition of their housing.

Water damage. Paint damage. Missing closet doors. This is just some things heard or seen when school started up again. Some of the residence halls and houses had various damage, which soured the mood of move-in day for some returning students. While these damages can be brushed off and accepted, it can still ruin the feel of a room.

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Baker loses cool over Juul Reply

Casey DiBariOpinion Editor

When I entered my first year, one of the first questions my one roommate asked was,“is it okay if I vape in the room?” Me, naive, just starting college, had no idea what she was talking about so, I said yes. After she moved out of the room, I was sure that was the last time I would ever hear about vaping. Clearly, I was wrong.

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Pursuing great, forever forward Reply

Emily LongDigital Editor

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Illustration by Robby Rowe

On Aug. 13, 2019 students were soaking up the last weeks of summer before they headed back to Lasell College. However, that would soon change. Students wouldn’t be returning to Lasell College in the fall. That morning, President Michael Alexander appeared in our email inboxes, class Facebook pages and social media feeds to announce “Lasell University.”

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Runway rescue: Lasers save “Prophecy” show Reply

By Katie Peters– Arts Editor

 

Seven students volunteered back- stage at Boston Fashion Week’s “Prophecy” show on Sept. 28 at Arlington Street Church where they became the show’s finale. Students were given the opportunity to walk in the show due to a shortage of models.

 

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