Faculty Bio

Rebecca Kennedy, Ph.D.Chair of Humanities; Associate Professor of English Office: Winslow Academic Center
Tel: 617-243-2224
Email: bkennedy@lasell.edu

Department: Humanities

Degrees: Ph.D., Linguistics, Harvard University; A.B., English, Radcliffe College

Biography:
Becky Kennedy's scholarly, clinical, and creative interests lie in various language subfields: formal linguistics, psycholinguistics, applied linguistics, and literature. Her scholarly work in these areas has appeared in journals such as the Journal of Pragmatics, Brain and Language, and Annals of Dyslexia; she has also published many poems in journals such as the Massachusetts Review, Meridian, Salmagundi, and Poem. In addition, she does clinical work and consultation in language assessment.

What do you like about teaching at Lasell?
"I like teaching at Lasell because the students are smart and wonderful."

Student Profile

Emma LandegrenFashion Design & Production, Class of 2017"Having the option to explore many options in fashion at Lasell is what is so great. "  

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Lasell College to go Test Optional for Fall 2017 Admission  Tuesday, August 2, 2016After careful deliberation, Lasell College has announced it will go "test-optional" beginning with applications for admission to the 2017 Fall semester. The College will no longer require prospective students to submit SAT or ACT scores.

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