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  • President Pelton's Inauguration

    College celebrates inauguration of Lee Pelton

    Emerson College celebrated the presidential inauguration of Dr. M. Lee Pelton on Friday, September 14. Hundreds of people gathered in the Cutler Majestic Theatre to mark the installation of the College’s 12th president in its 132-year history.

  • The ProArts Consortium

    ProArts Symposium spurs conversation

    President Lee Pelton moderated a discussion with the ProArts Consortium presidents about higher education, culture, technology and the city of Boston.

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    Sharma, Leary appointed trustees

    Ann Lembeck Leary, BFA ’85, and Raj Sharma, MS ’83, have been appointed to the Emerson College Board of Trustees.

  • dan black emerson college overseer

    Emerson appoints new Board of Overseers

    Emerson’s Board of Trustees has approved a significant restructuring of the Board of Overseers, including the appointment of its first 19 members.

  • Student Kick Off Event

    Students fete Pelton on eve of inauguration

    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.

  • Emerson readies for Pelton inauguration

    Emerson College is preparing to inaugurate the College’s 12th president, Lee Pelton, with a series of celebratory events next week.

  • Pelton inauguration speakers announced

    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.

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    Pelton announces commencement changes

    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.

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