Tufts University History Professor Peniel Joseph joined the Emerson community January 30 for a talk on correlations between past and current black movements and an explanation of why civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. should be remembered as revolutionary.
President Lee Pelton was interviewed by boston.com about the College’s plans for two student residence hall projects that will increase on-campus housing by 33 percent.
Emerson College was well represented in Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh’s 2015 State of the City Address on January 13.
At the Paramount Center’s Mainstage on January 12, songs, poetry, and personal stories helped kick off I Dream: Boston, a three-year civic engagement program with award-winning writer and performer and artist-in-residence Daniel Beaty.
For the first time ever, Emerson College has received the Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation, which recognizes the College for its high level of commitment to civic and community engagement.
Shoo Iwasaki, a devoted friend of Emerson and namesake of the College’s Iwasaki Library, recently celebrated his 80th birthday in Japan.
Emerson Trustee and developer Steve Samuels is featured in the December issue of Boston magazine.
Members of the Phi Alpha Tau fraternity and Emerson President Lee Pelton presented Museum of Fine Arts director Malcolm Rogers with the David Brudnoy Memorial Award on November 21.
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The College's current strategic plan includes five strategies for achieving the college's objectives.