President News

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    Emerson Appoints Three New Trustees

    Board of Trustees Chair Greenhawt and President  Pelton have announced the appointments

  • Yuri Cataldo

    Cataldo on new BCE major, Boston Globe

    Marketing Communication Executive-in-Residence Yuri Cataldo, director of Emerson’s Business of Creative Enterprises program, was interviewed for a business story in the Boston Globe about the new major, which launches in fall 2016.

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    Emerson College announces Business of Creative Enterprises

    Emerson College launches a new major in Fall 2016 (students can apply now). The Business of Creative Enterprises major is one of the first of its kind in the country, focusing on preparing students for careers in the creative economy—a rapidly growing sector of the global economy today. 

  • Cristina Kotz Cornejo

    Emerson’s Women in Film and Media Summit in Boston Globe

    The Boston Globe’s Names section featured a write-up and photo from Emerson’s first Women in Film and Media Summit, organized by VMA Associate Chair and Professor Cristina Kotz Cornejo.

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    Groundbreaking Held for New Residence Hall

    Emerson College broke ground October 29 at 2 Boylston Place, the future site of a 380-bed residence hall.

  • Cristina Kotz Cornejo

    First Women in Film & Media Summit Slated for November

    The first Women in Film & Media Summit aims to create opportunities for women in the industry.

  • President Pelton with awardee

    Journalist Receives Civic Leadership Award

    Journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones was on campus October 14 to receive President Pelton’s Award for Civic Leadership, which recognizes her “courage in advancing social justice.”

  • 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.