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News

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Wikidemia: Drama Students Write Digital Articles for Neglected Works

Fifty students in Magda Romanska’s World Drama class have contributed Wikipedia entries for underrepresented playwrights and plays, ditching the traditional research paper to engage in some digital advocacy and activism.

Michele Josue

Alumna Wins Daytime Emmy for Matthew Shepard Documentary

Emerson College alumna Michele Josue ’01 took home a Daytime Emmy Award on April 29 for her documentary, Matt Shepard Is a Friend of Mine, about the gay college student who was brutally murdered in 1998.

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Emerson Students Write, Design Book for Community Partner

Two Emerson classes spent the spring semester putting together a book that will look back on Artists for Humanity’s first two and a half decades through the eyes of artists, clients, donors, mentors, and others who have played a role in AFH’s history. Interspersed with the interviews will be original artwork made by the young people AFH hires.

Spirit of Emerson Awards

Holland, Zaroff Win Spirit of Emerson Awards

Jaqi Holland, MA ’04, assistant director of academic support at the Lacerte Family Writing and Academic Resource Center, and Jade Zaroff ’17, creator and producer of the annual Emerson Green Gala, were presented with their awards in the Bordy Theater at the final faculty meeting of the academic year.

President Lee Pelton

Pelton's Leadership in Diversity and Inclusion Recognized

President Lee Pelton is being honored for his commitment to diversity and inclusion with a Rosoff 20/20 Visionary Award, presented by The Ad Club at a May 2 gala in Boston.

Events

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Commencement 2016

Sun, May 08, 2016 10:00am


It's graduation time! Commencement ceremonies for undergraduate and graduate students are scheduled for Sunday May 8, 2016.

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"Some Other Race:" Diversity and the Latino Story Discussion

Tue, May 10, 2016 7:00pm


Latinos are becoming a majority demographic in the US but yet still find themselves boxed into "some other race" on the US Census. How are Latinos updating our national narrative to be truly reflective of a changing America?

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Summer Apartment Workshop Series

Fri, June 10, 2016 10:00am


The Office of Off-Campus Student Services has planned a series of day-long workshops to assist you with the challenges of securing housing in and around the Greater Boston area.

Cuisine and Confessions performers

ArtsEmerson: Cuisine & Confessions by Les 7 doigts de la main

Tue, July 12, 2016 7:30pm


Direct from Paris, Rome, Montreal, and Moscow, the international hit Cuisine & Confessions, by the world-famous circus Les 7 doigts de la main, makes its American premiere for a limited engagement in Boston this summer.