Lasell crime log: January 2013 Reply

Kayli Hertel1851 Staff

Friday, January 4 at 10:58 am, police responded to water damage at the Valentine Building. The case is closed.

At 10:45 pm on Monday, January 7, police responded to a fire alarm at McClelland Hall. This was a fire alarm reset.

On Tuesday, January 8, police reported to a fire alarm at Woodland Hall at 10:15 am. The case is closed. More…

Lasell crime log: December 2012 Reply

Kayli Hertel1851 Staff

On Saturday, December 1 at 10:30 am, police reported a trespassing at the North Dormitory. The case is still under investigation.

At 12:45 pm on Sunday, December 2, police responded to a loud party at Bragdon Hall. The case is closed.

Sunday, December 2, police reported operating MV negligently at 3:15 am at Bancroft House. The case is solved. More…

Bradley Cooper, Jessica Chastain among Oscar favorites Reply

Miguel Taveras 1851 Staff

The 85th Academy Awards will be held on February 24. This years Oscar’s are stacked with movies and actors that will make this one of the toughest voting years in recent history. The Oscar for Best Picture will be very intriguing. Zero Dark Thirty will be favored, although Argo winning best drama film at the Golden Globes will be a contender. I’m picking Lincoln to win Best Picture. More…

Vote: 2013 Academy Award Predictions Reply

The 85th Academy Awards are set to air on Sunday, February 24, and The 1851 Chronicle wants to hear from all the movie buffs in the Lasell community on Oscar predictions in three major categories. The polls will be open until Sunday afternoon when the leaders of each poll will be announced. To vote for Best Picture, Best Actor, and Best Actress, cast your votes in the polls below.

Social Media Campaigns: Strategic PR or Dice Rolling? 4

Tyler Blance Graduate Student Contributor

Social media campaigns are an up-and-coming form of marketing communications, stemming from the rise of social media prevalence in both society and industry as a whole. Organizations of large and small stature are developing social media campaigns. These campaigns originated on mediums like Facebook and Twitter, but today you can be surfing Pinterest or Youtube and find yourself in the middle of a company’s planned social media campaign. Social media campaigns may seem like a risk-free, easy way to promote a business or cause, but just how safe and sound are they?