Inaugural events for Emerson College’s 12th president, Lee Pelton, began Wednesday with an event called “The Students of Emerson College Present: The Pride of the Pack Inauguration Kick Off” in the Bill Bordy Theater and Auditorium.
President Lee Pelton moderated a discussion with the ProArts Consortium presidents about higher education, culture, technology and the city of Boston.
Ann Lembeck Leary, BFA ’85, and Raj Sharma, MS ’83, have been appointed to the Emerson College Board of Trustees.
Emerson’s Board of Trustees has approved a significant restructuring of the Board of Overseers, including the appointment of its first 19 members.
Emerson College is preparing to inaugurate the College’s 12th president, Lee Pelton, with a series of celebratory events next week.
Actress, playwright, and professor Anna Deavere Smith and renowned Columbia University scholar and writer Andrew Delbanco will be the featured speakers during a two-day inauguration celebration for Emerson College President Lee Pelton.
President Pelton sent a letter to the Emerson community on July 23, 2012, announcing significant changes in the College's commencement ceremonies, beginning in 2013.
More than 1,000 degrees were conferred at Emerson’s 132nd Commencement exercises, held May 15 at the Citi Performing Arts Center in Boston.
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The College's 2011-2015 strategic plan includes five strategies for achieving the college's objectives.