Spiritual Life Services

The Center for Spiritual Life provides opportunities for students to get involved in the following areas:

 

Mission/Outreach: Through community, national and world wide service to others in need students can get involved in on-going mission programs that either they or the Center initiate. Look for updates posted outside the Center.

Speakers/Discussions: The Center hosts (and/or co-hosts along with other campus groups) an ongoing speaker/discussion series focusing on topics that explore diversity, ethics and elements of spirituality and religious life. Spiritual Practice:

 

The Center will offer opportunities to be involved in events that are both religious and spiritual.

Religious:

  • Specific and interfaith
  • On and off-campus worship
  • Sacred text discussions

Spiritual:

  • Meditation
  • Labyrinth walks
  • Retreats and gatherings.

Events will be both student and staff led. All are welcome to attend regardless of one’s own beliefs or affiliations.

Pastoral/Confidentiality: Rev. Thomas Sullivan, the Director of the Center, is available to meet with students/staff and faculty regarding moral/ethical/religious and spiritual concerns they may encounter or wish to share. All discussions with community members/students are kept in the strictest confidence. Please feel free to ask about the nature of confidentiality as it applies to the Center.

Hospitality/Social: Social events will be scheduled throughout the year; please check the campus calendar on my.lasell. Students wishing to organize a club related to spiritual or religious life should contact Rev. Sullivan. All are welcome to drop by the Center where there will always be a cup of tea/coffee, a snack and a welcome waiting.

Lending Library: The Center is in the process of developing a lending library. If students are looking for a particular book or sacred text, please feel free to stop by and check out a book.

News Highlight

Lasell Alum Honored with National Educator Award  Friday, October 10, 2014Medford, Mass. fifth grade teacher and Lasell undergraduate alum Anthony Petrelis ’05 has been honored as the only educator in Massachusetts to receive the 2014 national Milken Educator Award.

Featured Event

Colored Girls Hustle  Wednesday, October 29, 2014Yamawaki Auditorium