Brainstorming for Lasell’s future Reply

By Holly Feola & Chris Bretti – 1851 Chronicle Staff

Lasell held their monthly town hall meeting on March 21 to discuss goals for the next fifteen months as a part of the Vision 2022 Strategic Plan. As a partial continuation from last month’s meeting, President Alexander focused on short-term projects that benefit various parts of the campus, students, staff, and faculty.

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News Briefs Reply

 By Marissa Gugala, Ruth Kehinde, Chris Bretti

Congressman Kennedy is 2019 Commencement Speaker

Congressman Joe Kennedy III was announced as this year’s Commencement speaker on March 6 via email sent by President Michael Alexander. Kennedy will be giving the keynote address at the school’s 165th Commencement ceremony on May 11, 2019.

Kennedy obtained his bachelor’s degree in Management Science and Engineering at Stanford University and a J.D. from Harvard University. He served as the Assistant District Attorney representing Middlesex County and the Cape and Islands before being elected to Congress in 2013. He currently serves as the Congressman for the fourth district of Massachusetts.

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Students get a preview into purpose Reply

By Katie Peters1851 Staff 

Kevin Walther gave a compelling presentation on purpose marketing. Photo courtesy of Kevin Walther

Graduate students in the communication department participated in a discussion-based presentation on Wednesday, March 20 in Science and Technology Center room 232 led by Kevin Walther, an expert in the Boston area on purpose marketing, social impact and corporate responsibility.

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Fenway Health teaches sex-ed for miles Reply

By Megan Palumbo & Holly Feola – Co-Editor-in-Chief & 1851 Staff 

On March 19, Fenway Health held a “Safer Sex Decathlon” in Arnow Campus Center to educate students about safe sex and different sexualities through 10 short activities.

The event was organized by Assistant Director of the Donahue Institute Thomas Morgan. It started with Fenway Health representatives introducing themselves and giving a presentation before the activities started, so everyone would have a baseline of knowledge.

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EDITOR’S CORNER: Seniors sacrifice to serve Reply

By Danielle Hogan & Mackenzie Dineen – Arts Editor & Features Editor 

Fifteen Lasell students and alum departed Logan as strangers but returned as a family. For seven days our world was limited to these 15 faces, the Georgia mountains and our Georgia Appalachian Trail Club (GATC) mentors.

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Relive the Disney magic Reply

By Rosa Del Carmen Gomez – 1851 Staff

When Disney live action reboots go to theaters, a wide range of ages can be seen sitting next to one another. I am the 21-year-old shushing kids in the theaters because I want to watch Belle dancing with the Beast while Mrs. Potts sings “Tale as Old as Time” in the background. As a child, I was obsessed with all things Disney… that has not changed.

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