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2019 in the News

December 20, 2019

2019 News Recap

As 2019 comes to a close, we took a look back at some of this year's top headlines:

January
Lasell President Michael B. Alexander Profiled in the Boston Business Journal

A Trial Run: Mock trial team competes at UMass Amherst tournament

February
A Leader Emerges: Melissa Vasquez '20 awarded grant to attend athletic training conference

A Fashionable Upgrade: Lasell Fashion Collection launches online catalogue

March
In Pursuit of Truth: COMDay 2019 hosts Dan Shaughnessy and Hank Phillippi Ryan

A Digital Slam Dunk: Alum Tim Kelleher '18 sees early success with startup eSports venture

April
Living and Learning with Dementia: A look at Lasell Studios, a part of Lasell Village

A Plus: Professor Neil Hatem spends sabbatical helping high school junior prepare for the SAT

May
Lasell Featured on New England Clabe News' CEO Corner

"You Have Not Backed Down Yet" | Congressman Joseph Kennedy III addresses graduates at Lasell Commencement

June
Equity in Education: Professor Claudia Rinaldi talks about bridging the diversity gap with Boston 25 News

With Highest Distinction: Professor Marisa Hastie named American College of Sports Medicine fellow

July
Achievement Unlocked: Professor Zane Zheng receives Early Career Achievement Award from APA

Training Wheels: Lasell hosts bike patrol training for local police units

August
Lasell College Moves to University Status

Welcome to Lasell University: Forever Forward

September
At Colleges, What's Old Is New: Anne Doyle is interviewed by The New York Times about the success of campus retirement communities

U Belong at Lasell U: University kicks off new semester with campus-wide celebration

October
Philanthropy at its Finest: Community donor provides $15,00 in stipend funding for unpaid summer internships

A Week to Remember: Lasell community shines at Boston Fashion Week

November
From Novice to Master: Lasell Village resident creates chess set inspired by multicultural campus

Four Lasell Field Hockey Players Named All-GNAC

December
New England Free Jacks Partners with Lasell University

International Service Learning in Belfast: Course in global engagement through sport, health, and fitness travels to Northern Ireland