The Emerson community is mourning the loss of Karl Baehr, senior executive-in-residence of the Marketing Communication Department, who died unexpectedly on November 13. He was 54 years old. A celebration of his life is scheduled for November 19 at Bordy Theater.
More than 75 members of the Latina/o theatre community gathered for the Latina/o Theatre Commons, a new national advocacy initiative, on November 1 and 2 in the Jackie Liebergott Black Box Theater.
Emerson President Lee Pelton released his annual State of the College address to the Emerson community on October 31.
Transgender advocate and actor Laverne Cox, of Orange is the New Black on Netflix, will be at Emerson College on Monday, November 4, to hold a lecture as part of The Authentic Me: Transgender Awareness Week.
Parents got a slice of Emerson this past weekend, October 18-20, during the College’s annual Family Weekend. Families attended mini-college sessions, workshops, a Talent Showcase, and the President’s Breakfast.
A town hall forum to discuss sexual assault on October 21 ended with students pleding with Emerson President Lee Pelton to promote a positive atmosphere of acceptance, peace, and understanding as the College continues to examine ways it can improve responses to sexual assault allegations.
Tita Puopolo, '96, MA '97, the daughter of 9/11 victim Sonia Mercedes Morales Puopolo, read from her book, Sonia's Ring: 11 Ways to Heal Your Heart, at the Iwasaki Library on October 16 before a standing-room-only crowd.
Emerson President Lee Pelton addressed the community outlining a plan on sexual assault response and prevention.
Andy Tiedemann, VP of Communications & Marketing
The College's current strategic plan includes five strategies for achieving the college's objectives.