Now through Tuesday, March 31, Emerson students will be asked to complete the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), a 15-minute survey designed to gather important information about the nature and quality of undergraduate experiences.
Emerson President Lee Pelton held a cocktail and hors d’oeuvres reception at his Beacon Hill home for newly named Boston poet laureate Danielle Legros Georges ’86.
President Lee Pelton hosted the College’s inaugural President’s Award for Civic Leadership on Wednesday, February 4, in the Bordy Theater. Pastors Gloria White-Hammond and Ray Hammond of the Bethel AME Church of Boston received the awards.
Emerson students, faculty, and staff attended a reception January 30 celebrating the College’s Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation, which recognizes the College for its high level of commitment to civic and community engagement.
Tufts University History Professor Peniel Joseph joined the Emerson community January 30 for a talk on correlations between past and current black movements and an explanation of why civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. should be remembered as revolutionary.
President Lee Pelton was interviewed by boston.com about the College’s plans for two student residence hall projects that will increase on-campus housing by 33 percent.
At the Paramount Center’s Mainstage on January 12, songs, poetry, and personal stories helped kick off I Dream: Boston, a three-year civic engagement program with award-winning writer and performer and artist-in-residence Daniel Beaty.
Emerson College was well represented in Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh’s 2015 State of the City Address on January 13.
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The College's current strategic plan includes five strategies for achieving the college's objectives.