Dancing towards future opportunities Reply

Grace Hogan, Boston Ballet Ambassador, has recently created the Lasell College Boston Ballet Club.  The club will be taking tours and watching ballets at Boston Ballet. (Photo courtesy of Grace Hogan)

Grace Hogan, Boston Ballet Ambassador, has recently created the Lasell College Boston Ballet Club. The club will be taking tours and watching ballets at Boston Ballet. (Photo courtesy of Grace Hogan)

By Samantha Plumley – 1851 Staff

Lasell has caught the ballet bug. In the past year, there have been major changes to the college, to ensure dance is represented in the performing arts minor, from a three-credit course based on both dancing and the history of dance, to the new-found Lasell College Boston Ballet Club.

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Café 939 Review Reply

By Sam Plumley and Krista DeJulio1851 Staff and Features Editor

This “café” is located at 939 Boylston Street in downtown Boston and looks nondescript when passing. But Café 939 is not actually a café. Café 939 is home to the artists of Berklee College of Music, where it houses bands that form at Berklee to perform, showcase their talent and gain recognition.

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Fashion professor engages in service learning in Vietnam Reply

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Jill Carey collected many garments during her time in Vietnam, including a hat and dress from traditional Vietnamese culture. (Photos courtesy of Krista DeJulio)

Jill Carey collected many garments during her time in Vietnam, including a hat and dress
from traditional Vietnamese culture. (Photos courtesy of Krista DeJulio)

By Krista DeJulio & Samantha PlumleyFeatures Editor & 1851 Staff

Jill Carey, Associate Professor of Fashion and curator of the Lasell Fashion Collection, recently traveled to Hanoi, Vietnam to acquire more than 40 pieces of “both vintage and current ethnic dress” from local Vietnamese culture. Carey traveled with a group of Lasell students who were participating in a Shoulder-to-Shoulder service trip in December. More…

New manager hopes to bring change to LCR Reply

Jordy Zawadski became the new station manager of Lasell College Radio at the end of last semester. He plans to bring more exposure to the club while in charge. (Photo by Krista DeJulio)

Jordy Zawadski became the new station manager of Lasell College Radio at the end of last
semester. He plans to bring more exposure to the club while in charge. (Photo by Krista DeJulio)

By Samantha Plumey1851 Staff

Jordy Zawadski has brought a new voice to Lasell College Radio (LCR) as the new Station Manager. It became official at the end of last semester when he was voted into the position by other members of the club. Zawadski gained experience last year as the hip-hop music director.

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Design students donate hats to charity Reply

Professor Emanuelson's Accessories Design (FASD330) class donated eight hats to the Asperger/Autism Network's first auction.  (Photos courtesy of Lasell College)

Professor Emanuelson’s Accessories Design (FASD330) class donated eight hats to the Asperger/Autism Network’s first auction. (Photo courtesy of Lasell College)

By Krista DeJulio and Samantha Plumley – Features Editor & 1851 Staff

Fashion professor Carol Emanuelson’s Accessories Design class, FASD330, recently donated eight hats the class designed and constructed to the Asperger/Autism Network, AANE, to be auctioned off.

“At first they weren’t really sure if they wanted to participate,” said Emanuelson.

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