News

Group picture in front of school building in Finland.
Feb 5, 2019
Lesley students explore celebrated educational systems abroad
photograph of the winter games at the Science Center Plaza
Feb 1, 2019
A weekly roundup of weekend events on campus and around town.
Barbed wire at the top of a fence
Feb 1, 2019
Teacher education and community engagement are part of the solution
Margaret McKenna speaks.
Jan 30, 2019
President Emerita Margaret McKenna donates $70,000 to fund
A purple sunset on the beach
Jan 28, 2019
Professors encourage students to go deep, in unique holistic psychology and wellness program
Jeb Bush pictured on the Symphony Hall stage
Jan 24, 2019
Former Florida governor and member of American political dynasty preached civic engagement and unity at Lesley’s Boston Speakers Series
Barbara Vacarr headshot
Feb 1, 2019Authority Magazine
Self-compassion not self-esteem is "the quality that supports resilience much more effectively," says Dr. Barbara Vacarr ‘90.
Jan 30, 2019Daily Hampshire Gazette
Alumna Deborah McDuff's new art exhibit, “Impact on Innocence: Mass Incarceration” at UMass Amherst, explores the emotional effect of mass imprisonment.
Photo of a man in an ice cream truck at sunset, looking out and holding an ice cream scoop.
Jan 28, 2019Viewfinders
Eileen Powers "has never met a camper, beach chair or a parade she didn't like." The MFA student shares her summery photos in this essay.
Illustration of the two presidents in Venezuela.
Jan 28, 2019The Nib
Illustration alumna Mike Centeno decodes Venezuela's complicated (and confusing) political landscape.
Headshot of Heather Shaw
Jan 28, 2019The Boston Designcast
Associate Professor Heather Shaw speaks on the AIGA Boston podcast about design education, where it's been and where it's going.
Illustration of bookstore
Jan 25, 2019The New Yorker
Alumna Jenny Kroik illustrates a New York bookstore on the verge of closing (that was saved at the last minute!)