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Reimagination: Civic Design Course Tackles Notorious Intersection

For the last several weeks, an Emerson College class has been trying to make the Boylston/Tremont street intersection safer, more efficient, and more “Emerson.” 

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Emerson Launch Showcase Brings Creative Business Ideas Together

Undergraduate students joined graduate students and faculty at WeWork South Station to present business plans, mingle with investors, and learn about their peers’ work. 

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2017 Spirit of Emerson Awards Call for Nominations

The Spirit of Emerson Committee is now accepting nominations for the 2017 Spirit of Emerson Award. This will be the fourth edition of the annual awards, which honor members of the Emerson community “who have exemplified the Spirit of Emerson College.”

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Pelton Condemns Racist Flyers Found on Campus

President Lee Pelton has sent a message to Emerson College students, faculty, and staff addressing seven white supremacist flyers that were posted on campus earlier this week.

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Alumna Wins Directors Guild Diverse Student Film Award

Emerson College alumna Hannah Engelson MFA '15 won a Directors Guild of America (DGA) Student Film Award for diverse directors for her documentary, Jonah Stands Up, about artist, comedian, and disability activist Jonah Bascle.  


Mrs. Warren's Profession

Emerson Stage: "Mrs. Warren's Profession"

Thu, December 08, 2016 8:00pm

Extremely socially advanced for the time, playwright George Bernard Shaw addresses issues of gender roles and the complexity of being female in the 19th century, still resonant today.


EmersonTHEATRE Presents: "P.A.I.N. (Perceptive Adolescents in an Ignorant Nation)"

Sun, December 18, 2016 1:00pm

This comic tragedy riffs on the idea of pain -- from paper cuts and stubbed toes to name-calling and racism. Created by the cast, it is a reflection on the role of pain in our lives, communicated through slapstick, song, cheers, and dance.

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Israeli Stage Presents: A Tribute to Gilad Evron

Mon, December 19, 2016 8:00pm

This tribute to playwright Gilad Evron will commemorate the work of this great artist with selected scenes from three of his plays -- Don Quixote, Ulysses on Bottles, and On the Road to Tipaza.