School of the Arts Faculty

Ellen Howards

Affiliated Faculty (2004)

M.A. Emerson College
B.A. University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Ellen Howards

Ellen Howards is the Editor in Chief of Art New England, the premiere regional fine art magazine, now in its 30th year of publication. Before that, she was Associate Editor at artsMEDIA Magazine.

She has written features, profiles, reviews and general assignment news for local and national newspapers and magazines. Earlier, she worked as an Admissions admimistrator at John Cabot Universaity in Rome, Italy; and in Study Abroad at Boston University. She loves language.


Office: Ansin 10th Fl.

Phone: 8750


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