President News

  • Manny Paraschos and Mayor Walsh

    Mayor Walsh presented with SPJ award

    Journalism faculty and students were among those who gathered at the Eagle Room in City Hall on the afternoon of September 25 for a presentation of the Society of Professional Journalists’ National Historic Site in Journalism award to Boston Mayor Marty Walsh. The award honors the City of Boston’s contributions to the field of journalism. 

  • Electric Pilgrims image

    Emerson College’s Urban Arts Program of the School of the Arts presents Electric Pilgrims

    Electric Pilgrims will include a variety of video projections that will illuminate Channel Center Street, featuring sound, live light projections, an interactive television wall, and video and slide projections on screens and across the buildings in a spectacular installation. 

  • Bordy dedication

    Bordy Media Conference Center dedicated at ELA

    Publisher, actor, writer, and director Bill Bordy ’58 was honored with the dedication of the Bill Bordy Media Conference Center on September 9 at Emerson Los Angeles to celebrate his $2.5 million gift to the College.

  • students at E3 Expo

    Emerson gets top 2015 rankings in US News, Forbes

    Emerson College has once again scored high marks in 2015 as several national publications, including US News and Forbes, release their annual rankings of colleges and universities in a variety of categories.

  • Emerson seal

    Avon Foundation for Women awards grant to Emerson

    Emerson College has received a $10,000 grant from the Avon Foundation for Women through its Speak Out Against Domestic Violence initiative. 

  • Daniel Beaty

    Students attend Beaty's 'Mr. Joy'

  • Carol Parker

    Carol Parker named AVP for Faculty Affairs

    It may be a change from working at a law school, but Carol Parker says she’s looking forward to her new role as assistant vice president for faculty affairs here at Emerson, a position that was re-envisioned recently to focus on faculty development and personnel issues.

  • Pelton on Move-In Day 2015

    Pelton joins Move-In Day excitement

    President Lee Pelton joined cheering, singing, dancing, and selfie-taking students for Emerson College’s annual Move-In Day for new students on August 24—one of the most festive and efficient moving-in processes for new students on a local college campus.