News

Jason Reynolds in regalia at Commencement 2018
Jan 15, 2020
Creative writing professor to travel the country encouraging students to ‘GRAB THE MIC’
Jennifer Moriarty and Elise Catalano headshots
Jan 14, 2020
A passion for mathematics and a love for lifelong learning drive two Presidential Award winners
International Higher Education student Lauren Chow ’20 recognized as ‘Rising Professional’ to watch
Jan 9, 2020
International Higher Education student Lauren Chow ’20 recognized as ‘Rising Professional’ to watch
collage of top story images
Jan 3, 2020
We welcomed a new president, held our first Undocumented & Students of Color Graduation ceremony, and more. Join us for a look back at 2019.
Four images of social media graphic icons including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn
Jan 3, 2020
Lesley merch, "Game of Thrones," a student film, alumni and faculty accolades and more were among our most popular social media posts of 2019.
Carolyn Peterson headshot
Dec 20, 2019
Invitation to present at Amsterdam conference stokes alumna Carolyn Peterson’s passion for research and education
Artists for Humanity founder Susan Rodgerson said the life of the artist is a wonderful one.
Sep 18, 2019Wicked Local Needham
Alumna and Artists for Humanity Executive/Artistic Director Susan Rodgerson's work with teens has transformed lives and a community.
Photo of Lauren Pratt holding a guitar
Sep 10, 2019Billboard
Billboard premiers expressive therapies student and singer-songwriter Lauren Pratt's new album "Young American Sycamore."
Jason Reynolds portrait
Sep 10, 2019WFPL
"Ghost," a play based on the novel of the same name by creative writing faculty Jason Reynolds will open the Stage One Family Theatre's season in Louisville, Kentucky.
Photos of Hilary Kreisberg standing on Mellen Walk on Doble Campus
Sep 10, 2019WBUR
Hilary Kreisberg talks about her book "Adding Parents to the Equation: Understanding Your Child's Elementary School Math."
Lisa Fiore portrait
Sep 9, 2019CBS Boston
“When teachers dictate too much what children are doing .... after a while it deadens their school experience,” says Professor Lisa Fiore.
faculty ronan noone
Sep 6, 2019The Boston Globe
Faculty Ronan Noone's play "The Smuggler" is one of the top performances to see in Boston this autumn.