Welcome Class of 2021 Reply

By Seán McGlone – Editor-in-Chief

Dear Class of 2021,

Congratulations! You have officially made it through your first month at Lasell. By now you are probably better adjusted to the campus and you are settling into your classes and workload. For many of you, I’m sure you’re starting to understand what people meant when they said “college is a lot different from high school.”


Chartwells adds new flavor to Lasell Reply

By Mackenzie Dineen, Morgan Vanwickler, Thomas Baker – Arts Editor, Art Director, 1851 Staff 


Chartwells has a variety of options and is 70 to 80 percent gluten-free at all times. Photo by Michael Bueno 

On July 1, Lasell College officially welcomed its newest dining service, Chartwells Food Service, replacing the previous food service, Sodexo.


WLAS broadcasts FM, offers internship program Reply

By Ryan Fitzgerald & Taylor Ritchie  Co-Editor-in-Chief & Contributing Writer

After years of waiting and persistence from Dr. Brian Wardyga, the Lasell College Radio Club (LCR) is now broadcasting on FM station 102.9 WLAS. LCR broadcasts on the low power station Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. This change brings more legitimacy to the club according to Wardyga, who works as LCR club advisor. More…

Boston events coming forward Reply

By Ryan Fitzgerald & Tristan Davis – Co-Editor-in-Chief & Features Editor

Boston Film Festival – September 22 – 25

This year’s lineup sports an array of feature films, including the Stephen Spielberg-produced documentary “Finding Oscar.” We’re introduced to Oscar and Ramiro, known as the sole survivors of the Dos Erres Massacre in Guatemala in 1982. Both boys were abducted during the attack and raised by the men responsible. Music lovers should be sure to catch the Saturday afternoon screening of “Bang!” More…

“Patriots Day” scene filmed on campus Reply

By Mackenzie Dineen – Co-Arts-Editor


A scene from “Patriots Day” was filmed in Rosen Auditorium over the summer. Photo courtesy of Lasell College

Peter Berg’s film “Patriots Day” visited Lasell this past May. The film is set to be released in January 2017, and covers the aftermath of the April 15, 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. More…