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Photo portrait of Sylvia Cowan
Mar 14, 2019
Dr. Sylvia Cowan urges understanding of immigrants and refugees, rather than labeling.
Students sitting on a rocky surface outside in tie dye t-shirts on Alternative Spring Break
Mar 7, 2019
A weekly roundup of weekend events on campus and around town.
Four volunteers in yellow T-shirts flank actress Amanda Seales, dressed in all black
Mar 4, 2019
Inaugural Bridge The Gap Conference focused on diversity, activism and advocacy through the arts
photograph of Russell House Tavern in Harvard Square
Mar 1, 2019
A weekly roundup of weekend events on campus and around town.
Bryan Stevenson speaks at the podium
Feb 28, 2019
Criminal justice reformer Bryan Stevenson combats institutional cruelty and works to raise the most vulnerable to ‘higher ground’
Yellow leaves on a tree against a blue sky.
Feb 21, 2019
A weekly roundup of weekend events on campus and around town.
Mar 15, 2019Broadway World
The Harlem School of the Arts is the site of INTERWOVEN, an exhibit of artwork from husband and wife artists Sedrick and Letitia Huckaby ’01.
faculty-aj-verdelle
Mar 14, 2019Wicked Local Truro
Creative writing faculty A.J. Verdelle's employed her master's in statistics when she needed help with her novel, reading 150 books and crafting a strategy for how to revise her work.
photograph of crumpled paper illuminated under red and white light.
Mar 14, 2019Boston Globe
Mark Feeney reviews two Lesley photography exhibits: Olivia Parker's "Vanishing in Plain Sight" and "Sightlines" featuring Bonnell Robinson and Dean Richard Zauft.
Vintage shot of Joan Velsmid in front of Stebbins Hall.
Mar 13, 2019Fayette Woman
Entrepreneur and former fashion merchandiser Joan Velsmid ’92 turned a big move into an opportunity to help her new community.
Poster for film premiere of Robert Mapplethorpe biopic featuring Mapplethorpe photo, actress Eliza Dushku's headshot and dates and times for the film.
Mar 12, 2019Time
Actress and Lesley student Eliza Dushku talks about taking back her power after her own #MeToo story and her new film, Mapplethorpe.
Devin Ferreira playing the saxophone
Mar 11, 2019The Moonlighters' Club
Devin Ferreira ’13 is the guest on The Moonlighters' Club podcast where he talks about going full-time with his musical pursuits.