President News

  • President Lee Pelton

    President Pelton praised in BostInno profile

    A profile of Emerson College President Lee Pelton in BostInno praises the new president for his commitment to global leadership in arts and communication.

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    Farewell to TV legend

    In a touching tribute that became emotional at times, the Emerson community on March 12 laughed and fondly remembered local legend Rex Trailer, the television cowboy and faculty member who wowed millions of children with his show Boomtown.

  • Daniel Black named Entertainment Lawyer of Year

    Daniel H. Black, chair of the Emerson Board of Overseers, has been named Entertainment Lawyer of the Year by the Century City Bar Association.

  • Reginald Dwayne Betts

    Betts wins Ruth Lilly Poetry Fellowship

    WLP faculty member Reginald Dwayne Betts is one of five selected poets to be awarded $15,000 by the Ruth Lilly Poetry Fellowship.

  • Crossley

    WGBH’s Crossley to host gun violence talk

    WGBH radio and television host Callie Crossley will moderate a panel discussion, “Gun Violence in Media and Electronic Games,” at Emerson on Monday, March 18, from 6:30 to 8:00 pm.

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    Swap event part of Recyclemania

    On Wednesday, March 13, at 6:00 pm, Earth Emerson will hold a "freecycle" event and movie screening at the Bill Bordy Theater, inviting students to bring unwanted clothing, books, DVDs, knick-knacks, and anything they can find to swap with other students.

  • LA Film Fest 2013

    Boston Globe features LA film festival

    The 13th annual Emerson Film Festival in Los Angeles was highlighted in the Boston Globe on March 2.

  • Pelton, Leccese

    Fun times at Presidential Wiffle Ball Game