Alum credits Lasell for her marathon inspiration

By Megan Palumbo & Shannon Hart –  Sports Editor & 1851 Staff

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Lasell ‘13 alum Sarah Andler will run in the 2018 Boston Marathon, representing Tufts Medical Center. Photo courtesy of Rochester Marathon

When the Boston Marathon first began in 1897, only 15 runners entered to race. Today, the infamous race includes nearly 30,000 participants. We all know at least one person that knows someone else rooting for a family member or friend throughout the day. On April 16, Lasell alumnus Sarah Andler will be running the Boston Marathon for the first time.  Continue reading “Alum credits Lasell for her marathon inspiration”

Students shoot for top place in NESN video competition

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. Continue reading “Students shoot for top place in NESN video competition”

News Briefs

Multi-generational fact check speaker visits Lasell Village

On October 17, the Lasell community gathered in the Lasell Village ballroom for a presentation about misinformation and fact-checking surrounding the presidential election. The presentation was given by Emily Thorson, an Assistant Professor of Political Science at Boston College.  Continue reading “News Briefs”

Freshman Megan Stella competes in Irish dancing worldwide

By Shannon Hart – Contributing Writer

Placing 14th at the World Irish Dancing Championships in Glasgow, Scotland, freshman Megan Stella has been dancing for 15 years and reaching for her goals ever since she started. Stella has qualified and will compete at the World Championships this coming April in Dublin, Ireland for McInerney School of Irish Dance.

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Freshman Megan Stella has been competing globally in Irish dancing for most of her life. She studies athletic training and is a member of the women’s track and field & cross country teams. 

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