News

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Jun 3, 2019
President Emerita Margaret McKenna’s $70K donation supports exercise in innovation and collaboration
Jonathan Jefferson, Katerina Chlupacova, Saige Espinosa, Marina Gallo, Ashley Paquet and Prisca Rugamika.
May 31, 2019
Undergraduate Business Management students were recently accepted into Delta Mu Delta
Two stacks of books on a table
May 31, 2019
Lesley MFA in Creative Writing program brings acclaimed authors to campus June 21-28
Photograph of the Charles River with blue sky and blue water and buildings of Cambridge in the background.
May 30, 2019
A weekly roundup of weekend events on campus and around town.
YiRan Li standing amid a flowering tree.
May 23, 2019
Graduate Yiran Li demonstrates lifelong commitment to learning and professional excellence
Commencement mortarboard that says "catch you on the flippity flip,' a quote from The Office
May 23, 2019
A weekly roundup of weekend events on campus and around town.
Anita Hill speaks at Commencement 2019
May 22, 2019On Point
On Point shares highlights from Dr. Anita Hill's commencement speech at Lesley.
faculty donna halper
May 18, 2019CBS News
Radio history expert, former disc jockey and Lesley Associate Professor Donna Halper talks about the history of car radios with CBS News.
Anita Hill speaks at Commencement 2019
May 18, 2019Boston Globe
Lesley 2019 Commencement speaker Dr. Anita Hill told graduates to take their responsibility as members of society seriously and to work toward a better world.
Screenshot of interview with Nathaniel Meyer and news anchor
May 17, 2019NBC News Center Maine
On being a full-time painter, MFA in Visual Arts alumnus Nathaniel Meyer ’14, says "I'm doing exactly what I'd be doing if I won the lottery, except for eating more beans and rice."
Jason Reynolds in regalia at Commencement 2018
May 16, 2019Salina Post
Faculty and best-selling author Jason Reynolds is the winner of the William Allen White Children's Book Award, grades 6 through 8, for his book "Ghost."
Jonathan Mande with five of his drums.
May 14, 2019WBUR
Bullied and struggled with learning disabilities and trauma, Jonathan Mande ’17 found a kindred spirit and someone who wouldn't give up on him in drummer Jorge Perez-Albela.