About the Area
|Lasell students gain valuable internship experience in Boston and the surrounding areas at organizations such as:
State Street Bank
Private Healthcare Systems
Asperger's Association of New England
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Weymouth Elder Services
Brookline High School
Cambridge Rindge and Latin School
The Boston Marathon
Cambridge Mayor's Office
The Boston Globe
Brockton Juvenile Court
U.S. Marshall's Office
Boston Victims Rights Law Center
Boston Area Rape Crisis Center
Charles River Boat Company
Lasell College is located at the intersection of I-95/Route 128 and the Massachusetts Turnpike. Route 128 creates a ring around downtown Boston, connecting Lasell College to points north and south, while the Turnpike makes it easy to reach Boston to the east. The area surrounding Boston is home to many thriving businesses, schools, and health care institutions.
Boston is one of the best college towns in the nation. You'll join over 200,000 students from the area's many colleges and universities in taking advantage of all this world-class city has to offer.
Lasell College, just 8 miles west of Boston, puts you within a short train or car ride of many famous attractions. Walk the Freedom Trail. Visit the Museum of Fine Arts and the Museum of Science. Experience Symphony Hall. Enjoy Faneuil Hall and Quincy Market. Catch Red Sox and Celtics games.
Boston's dynamic economy attracts talent from all over the world and offers many opportunities to connect with professionals in your chosen field as you gain experience through internships and build your network.
To learn more about Boston, check out the links below:
www.boston-online.com — a web directory designed especially for visitors
www.boston.com — the website of The Boston Globe
www.bostonphoenix.com — a guide to arts and entertainment