Community Based Learning

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Lasell’s Center for Community Based Learning provides support and opportunities for students, faculty and staff to engage with community organizations on mutually beneficial projects. Beyond the long-term projects, such as those with the Newton Public Schools, Lasell students also participated in several one-time community service events for a total of 1,653 hours involving 643 student attendees, over the last academic year.

Recent Lasell College Events

• All for Haiti Fundraiser
• Charles River Clean-up
• Greater Boston Food Bank
• Voter Registration
• Volunteer Fair at Lasell
• Veterans Care Package
• Earth Day Festival
• First Fridays of Service
• Bone Marrow Drive
• Trick-or-Treat/Canned Goods
• Boston Food Bank
• Red Cross Blood Drive
• Belle of the Ball
• Barefoot Walk
• Light the Night (domestic violence)
• Giving Tree
• Habitat House Build/Newton
• Newton Food Pantry
• Dress for Success
• Prom Dress Drive
• Mass Coalition for Homeless
• Sleepout for Homelessness
• Hurricane Sandy Donation Drive
• Gaining Ground Farm
• Newton Literacy Program

News Highlight

State Board of Higher Education Approves New Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice  Wednesday, December 17, 2014The Massachusetts Board of Higher Education has approved a new Master’s degree in Criminal Justice at Lasell that will offer students multiple concentrations in Emergency Management, Homeland Security, Violence Prevention and Advocacy as well as a flexible Criminal Justice option. The online program launches in Fall 2015.

Featured Event

Colored Girls Hustle  Wednesday, October 29, 2014Yamawaki Auditorium