Laser presence is strong at Marathon 2

Ryan Macleod – 1851 Staff

For four members of the Lasell community, Marathon Monday meant much more than a day of celebration and off from school this year. Professor Neil Hatem, Area Coordinator Trish Moran, and alumni Andrew Dimaco and Pat Slight were four representatives from campus that spent the entire day running the 26.2 miles from Hopkinton to Boston’s Boylston Street. More…

Alum returns as assistant coach 1

Billy Uberti playing during his last season as a member of the baseball team.  He recently became an assistant coach for the team after graduation.  (Photo by Tom Horak)

Billy Uberti playing during his last season as a member of the baseball team. He recently became an assistant coach for the team after graduation. (Photo by Tom Horak)

By Ryan Macleod – 1851 Staff

Billy Uberti ended his Lasell senior baseball season in a disappointing fashion, losing to Suffolk University in the Eastern College Athletic Conference tournament after playing for four years. His goal was to win a Greater Northeast Athletic Conference championship, but he is now following a different path. Uberti has returned to Lasell as a member of the coaching staff.

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“House of Cards” continues to thrive Reply

Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright star in the third season of the Netflix original series "House of Cards". This season is centered around Spacey's character's time in office. (Photo courtesy of wallpaperseries.com)

Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright star in the third season of the Netflix original series “House of Cards”. This season is centered around Spacey’s character’s time in office. (Photo courtesy of wallpaperseries.com)

By Ryan Macleod – 1851 Staff

Shows touted as “the best on television” rarely live up to expectations, but the third season of “House of Cards” one-ups its previous seasons keeping viewers glued to their screens. President Frank Underwood, played by Kevin
Spacey, delivers a fantastic performance, revealing the dirty side of politics.

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A Day in the Life of a College Student: Part 2 Reply

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By Brianna Robins, Max Berkowitz and Ryan Macleod – Sports Editor and 1851 Staff

We’re back with part two of our two part series: A Day in the Life of a College Student. How accurate is this view compared to your life? Comment below and let us know.

Baseball heads into spring season Reply

Senior Kevin Post holds an impressive record, being the only returning member to play in all 32 games the Lasers played last season. (Photo by Tom Horak)

Senior Kevin Post holds an impressive record, being the only returning member to play in all 32 games
the Lasers played last season. (Photo by Tom Horak)

By Ryan Macleod – 1851 Staff

While the snow continues to fall on campus, the Lasell baseball team already turned their sights toward spring. The team, who lost six seniors last season to graduation, looks to improve on their fourth place finish in the GNAC conference. More…

News briefs Reply

By Ryan Fitzgerald, Emily Kochanek, Ryan Macleod – 1851 Staff

Tanner makes it personal

Students crowded deWitt earlier this month to listen to Adam Tanner, fellow of Harvard’s Institute for Quantitative Social Science, discuss how personal data can be spread across the Internet quickly and how businesses use this data to their advantage.

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Lasers discuss decision in Ferguson, MO Reply

Peaceful protesters in Boston protest the Grand Jury Ferguson decision. (Photo courtesy of the Boston Herald)

Peaceful protesters in Boston protest the Grand Jury Ferguson decision. (Photo courtesy of the Boston Herald)

By Ryan Macleod – 1851 Staff

On November 26, Professor Jesse Tauriac hosted a community discussion about the St. Louis Grand Jury’s decision to not indict police officer Darren Wilson. A crowd of approximately 25 students and 10 professors gathered to express their opinions and feelings about what happened in Ferguson.

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Newsroom returns for third and final season Reply

The Newsroom will air the final six episodes on HBO on Sunday nights at 9 p.m. (Photo courtesy of tvtyrant.com)

The Newsroom will air the final six episodes on HBO on Sunday nights at 9 p.m. (Photo courtesy of tvtyrant.com)

By Ryan Macleod – 1851 Staff

The Newsroom, created by Aaron Sorkin, has returned for its final season on HBO. The show focuses on current events and how they are covered in the news industry. Will McAvoy, played by Jeff Daniels, holds the lead role as the anchor of the six o’clock nightly newscast.

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