Chilly morning, chilling perspectives outside Winslow Reply

By Katie Peters – Arts Editor

On Thursday, Nov. 14, the hill outside of Winslow was covered in small paper flags representing “the relative percentage of survivors at Lasell University” in the context of Intimate Parter Violence. The data from the Association of American Universities annual Campus Climate Survey and the number of Lasell’s undergraduates were used to show how women, men and LGBT+ individuals on campus are affected by this issue according to the survey. This project was completed by Professor Karin Raye’s Title XI Interns and the Men’s Baseball Team.

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Outside of Winslow on Thursday, a display of flags representing the percentage of Lasell students who may report Intimate Partner Violence as an undergraduate greeted students as they walked to class.

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Liar liar pants on “Fyre” Reply

By Pavel Zlatin – 1851 Staff 

In 2019, streaming giants Netflix and Hulu released documentaries about Fyre Festival and the events preceding them: Hulu’s “Fyre Fraud” and Netflix’s “Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened.” The two documentaries are very different in tone and the way they covered the same events.

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Raye introduces restorative justice 2

By Megan Palumbo, Chris Bretti & Michael SalemCo-Editor-in-Chief & 1851 staff 

Attendees learning about circle-based discussions at the 2018 Restorative Justice Conference on Nov. 10-12. Photo courtesy of Karin Raye

There is an alternative approach for responding to campus-based sexual and gender-based harassment and violence.

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Mental health recognized on campus Reply

By Aimee Forman – 1851 Staff 

When I was 14 years old, I was diagnosed with type 1 Bipolar disorder while being hospitalized for self-infliction. Being bipolar has made life difficult, but has also truly made me the strong, inspired, person I am. It took time to establish some peace, but with the help from my family, friends, therapists, doctors, and teachers/professors, I have been able to make a stable life for myself while studying at Lasell. More…