News

Photograph of A World Map
Jan 11, 2019
Lesley alumna Mary (Pyne) Struzska-Tyamayev ’16 and longtime instructor Jane Etish-Andrews win awards from world’s largest international educator association
Gloria Steinem laying her hand across her chest in a gesture of gratitude
Jan 10, 2019
Writer, organizer and women’s rights activist inspires at Lesley’s Boston Speakers Series
Kenish Coy poses in the sunshine on the Quad in a purple shirt and red-and-white scarf
Jan 7, 2019
Lesley student and community activist Kenisha Coy believes “the arts can save lives”
Photograph of admissions building shrubs and exterior with Lesley sign and sidewalk in the background.
Jan 3, 2019
Our top posts of 2018 featured alumni accomplishments, a farewell to a dear friend, Commencement celebrations and the coolest cat on campus.
Kossak holds a drum on campus.
Jan 3, 2019
Members of the Lesley community were recognized for their impact in the classroom, on the athletic field and beyond in 2018. Here are 10 highlights of their influence and accomplishments.
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Jan 3, 2019
From the historic Brattle Campus acquisition to an inspiring, star-studded Commencement ceremony, we’re reliving the top moments and news featured on our website in 2018.
Nancy Carlsson Paige
Jan 11, 2019CBS Boston
Professor Emerita Nancy Carlsson-Paige discusses her research on the impact screen time has on children's brains.
Alumna Erika Christakis
Jan 10, 2019American Enterprise Institute
Alumna Erika Christakis discusses the cost of excessive screen time use for young children as a guest on The Report Card with Nat Malkus podcast.
Donna Halper headshot
Jan 9, 2019Radio World
Associate Professor Donna Halper profiles two Native American radio stations in Colorado that bring relevant cultural issues and tribal music to local residents.
Anne Pluto
Jan 9, 2019The Somerville Times
Multifaceted Professor Anne Pluto, a founder of the Oxford Street Players discusses her poetry, writing from grief and the theater.
Wayne Monteith headshot
Jan 9, 2019Federal Aviation Administration
Alumnus Wayne Monteith was recently appointed associate administrator for Commercial Space Transportation at the Federal Aviation Administration.
Tracy Baptiste head shot
Jan 9, 2019The Washington Post
Creative writing faculty Tracey Baptiste and Jason Reynolds are two of the 17 authors featured in the new short story collection, "Black Enough."