President News

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    Pelton signs agreement with Blanquerna University

    President Lee Pelton signed a memorandum of understanding with Blanquerna University's school of communication, of Barcelona, Spain, on April 19.  

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    Immigration event now on social media

    In light of the extraordinary events of the past few days, Emerson College has cancelled its soapbox event on immigration reform, which had been scheduled for Boston Common on Friday, April 19.

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    Emerson remembers marathon victims

    There were tears, songs, hugs, and an outpouring of thanks, love, and support at the Emerson community gathering to reflect on the Boston Marathon bombings.

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    President Pelton addresses the Boston Marathon tragedy

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    Environmental factors in gun violence

    A group of Boston-area professionals who work directly with youth and communities affected by gun violence will participate in the final discussion in Emerson’s four-part series about gun violence on April 25.

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    NEASC team to meet with community

    As Emerson undergoes its 10-year re-accreditation, members of the NEASC team will meet with community members April 8.

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    Right to bear arms tackled

    A panel of academics and advocates on April 2 continued Emerson’s discussion series, Made in America: Our Gun Violence Culture at the Bordy Theater.

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    Pelton encourages Downtown Crossing collaboration

    Emerson President Lee Pelton spoke with civic and business leaders March 26 about the importance of collaboration in building up the Downtown Crossing neighborhood of Boston.