Alum credits Lasell for her marathon inspiration 2

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.  More…

2018 Winter Olympic games unite the world as one Reply

By Shannon Hart  1851 Staff

The 2018 Winter Olympics held in PyeongChang, South Korea marked the twenty-third running of the global event. The Olympic Games offer an opportunity for individuals to represent their sport and nationality. With 15 sports represented by 75 countries, the Olympic Games are a special experience for all those involved. More…

Students shoot for top place in NESN video competition Reply

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…

Hispanic Heritage Month celebrates diversity Reply

By Irish Noel and Shannon Hart – 1851 Staff 

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Hispanic Heritage Month celebration organizer Korinne Früster (right) dances to Hispanic music with senior Sabrina Skenyon. Photo by Irish Noel 

On October 3, students from all different backgrounds gathered in de Witt Hall to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and to learn more about the Hispanic culture.

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Freshman Megan Stella competes in Irish dancing worldwide Reply

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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