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Arnetha Ball smiles as she leans into the podium in the University Hall Amphitheater.
Apr 4, 2019
Scholar Arnetha Ball challenges educators at Lesley’s 23rd annual June Fox Lecture to be agents of change
Three actors on stage against the backdrop of the woods in a production of Macbeth
Apr 4, 2019
A weekly roundup of weekend events on campus and around town.
Adrian Matejka speaks about his new work of poetry "Map to the Stars"
Apr 3, 2019
Matejka is the author of “Map to the Stars,” “The Big Smoke,” “Mixology” and “The Devil's Garden”
A photograph of the Marran Theater stage during a dress rehearsal of the Oxford Street Players porduction of Macbeth with three witches in front of a screen of blue clouds
Apr 3, 2019
Lesley’s Oxford Street Players poised to take on ‘the Scottish play’
sky view of campus
Apr 1, 2019
April 8 workshop, ‘Teach This Poem’ with Madeleine Holzer, kicks off a season of professional development
Photo of Richard Davidson
Mar 29, 2019
At long last, Sonnabend Lecture welcomes Dr. Richard Davidson for mindfulness and meditation talk
Collage of dozens of windows
Mar 19, 2019
Freshman Malia Edney's "Windows of Cambridge" is one of five winners of the Cambridge Vacant Storefront Creative Design Contest.
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.
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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.