President News

  • Emerson to form Athletics Working Group

    President Lee Pelton announced today that he has established an Athletics Working Group chaired by Dean of Students Ron Ludman

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    Donna Heiland named VP & Special Assistant

    Donna Heiland has been named Vice President and Special Assistant. She will begin her Emerson career on July 23, 2012.

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    Emerson featured in NPR story about satellite campuses

    Emerson was featured in a recent NPR news story about private colleges that are building satellite campuses in states far from their home locations.

  • Pelton writes to MBTA secretary

    In response to concerns raised by Emerson students about proposed fare increases and service decreases suggested by the MBTA, Emerson President Lee Pelton wrote to MBTA secretary and CEO Richard Davey.

  • Duncan, Kerry hold student town hall on campus

    U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, Senator John Kerry of Massachusetts, and Emerson President Lee Pelton spoke to more than 130 students from Emerson and other Boston-area colleges about education issues Monday at a town-hall style meeting in Emerson’s Jackie Liebergott Black Box Theatre.

  • Pelton discusses moral duties of college presidents

    President Lee Pelton spoke about what it means to be a college president in an event for students and faculty in the Bright Family Screening Room Monday night.

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    Emerson in LA Groundbreaking set for March

    President Lee Pelton announced today that Emerson will break ground for its new facility for Emerson College Los Angeles on Thursday, March 8.

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    Emerson leaders visit Chinese universities

    A delegation of Emerson administrators, faculty, and staff visited Beijing, China, this week to meet with officials from Emerson’s sister university, the Communication University of China (CUC).