Gaming director talks industry challenges Reply

Brianna Robbins & Kait Quinn – 1851 Staff and Managing Editor

Jill Griffin, Director of Workforce, Supplier, and Diversity Development at the
Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC), spoke to Lasell Students the MGC. The mission of the MGC is to create fair, transparent, and participatory process for implementing the expanded gaming law passed by the legislature and signed by the governor in 2011. More…

Lasell adds new majors Reply

Emily M. Kochanek – News Editor

As Massachusetts nears a decision to grant three casino licenses for vying entertainment companies, Lasell has intuitively added the first casino management major in the state to the hospitality department. Lasell hopes the connected learning approach will better the program and set it apart from other two-year programs, according to Vice President Jim Ostrow via an interview on WBUR. More…