By Michael Bueno – Opinion Editor
Goodbye winter, old friend. I’m going to miss the quiet frosty mornings where I see my breath while the fresh layer of snow blows off the covered pine trees. Not many reap the joys of winter as much as they should, often times complaining after the second or third snowfall. More…
By Megan Palumbo & Michael Bueno – Sports Editor & Opinion Editor
Senior Nashalis Ayala raised $500 for Puerto Rico relief with her fundraiser last semester. Photo by Michael Bueno
On August 30, Hurricane Irma hit the island of Puerto Rico. Less than a month later another major storm, Hurricane Maria, overlapped Irma’s path, destroying everything in its way. Senior Nashalis Ayala was terrified when she heard the news. She immediately thought of her grandfather that was living in Dorado, Puerto Rico when the hurricanes came through. More…
By Michael Bueno & Shannon Hart – Opinion Editor & 1851 Staff
Lasell sophomore Allie Clancy and alumnus Greg Camillone qualified for season three of New England Sports Network’s (NESN) Next Producer video competition earlier this month. The competition allows college students the opportunity to film and submit short films related to sports and awards the top filmmaker a job opportunity with NESN and a $20,000 prize. More…
By Michael Bueno & James Macey – Opinion Editor & 1851 Staff
Junior sports management major Connor Shirley interns in the Athletic Department. Photo by Seán McGlone
Last month, U.S. News ranked colleges with high internship completion rates and found Lasell in the top 10. Lasell’s completion rate is 100%. More…
By Michael Bueno & Lane Sulzer – Junior Art Director & 1851 Staff
A group of editors and faculty advisor Marie Franklin of The 1851 Chronicle receive the Organization of the Year award. Photo Courtesy of Emma Cipriani
On Thursday, April 13 Lasell recognized and honored students, faculty, and staff for outstanding achievements made on campus throughout the 2016-17 academic year. Hosted by the Office of Student Activities, a committee of faculty members decided on awards including Student Leader of the Year, the Lasell Bowl, and the Lasell Chair.
By Tristan Davis & Michael Bueno – Features Editor & Junior Art Director
Lasell Village residents, college faculty, and students filled the Lasell Village Ballroom on Thursday, February 2 to join Dr. Dana Janbek, Associate Professor of Public Relations, and Marc Jacobs, CEO of Jewish Family Service of Metro West for “Syrian Refugees: A Global and Local Perspective.” The event addressed current issues, including the recent travel ban on seven predominantly Muslim countries. The pair talked about Janbek’s research and Jacobs’ efforts on resettlement for refugees. More…
Take a look inside editor Ryan Fitzgerald and photographer Michael Bueno’s tour of the construction on the new academic building. The construction team is slightly ahead of schedule on the three story structure according to Vice President of Administration and Finance Diane Parker.
All photos by Michael Bueno.
“Wolfe” can still be seen on the soon-to-come academic structure.
A look at the ground floor area.
A construction worker sands a wooden plank.
The construction team continues to work on the ground floor with the ceiling and base structure completed.
Our tour continues upstairs led by Vice President of Administration and Finance Diane Parker.
Piping installation has begun on the first floor of the building.
The break in what used to be Wass and Wolfe can be seen as Parker explains first floor plans.
Construction on the stairway to the top floor has been conducted.
Pipes and other supplies lay outside the building after snowfall last week.
These two trees will be removed before the building is finished.
By Michael Bueno & Casey DiBari – 1851 Staff
Lasell College’s Symposium concert on December 6, 7:30 p.m. in Yamawaki Auditorium will offer a wide variety of music for everyone to enjoy while also showcasing the work of several music ensembles on campus. More…