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  • Autism Through My Lens

    Autism documentary premieres at Emerson

    The documentary film Autism Through My Lens, which was produced by Emerson students and faculty in collaboration with Northeast Arc, and examines teenagers and young adults on the autism spectrum, was screened on May 21.

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    Gordon leads City Accelerator Initiative

    Engagement Lab executive director Eric Gordon, who is also an associate professor in Visual and Media Arts, is leading an 18-month initiative to promote innovative ways for city governments to engage with its residents on public policies.

  • alumni weekend

    Alumni Weekend to celebrate milestones

    Nearly 600 Emerson College alumni, faculty members, leaders, and their friends and family are expected to attend this year’s annual Alumni Weekend, held May 29 – 31 on the Boston campus.

  • Tripp Clemens

    BFA project by Clemens '13 on PBS World Channel

    A recent graduate’s documentary film that began as an Emerson class project is making its national television debut on PBS World Channel this Tuesday, May 26, at 8:00 pm EST. The film, Endless Abilities, will be available for free on the PBS World website beginning Wednesday, May 27.

  • Current Emerson Publishing Students network with Alumni at the New England Book Show: Rosie Gutmann (MA '16), Gabrelle Roman (MA '16) and Matt Jackson  (MA '15) talk with Casey Brown (MA '12). Photo by David Sterling.

    WLP well-represented at New England Book Show

    Writing, Literature and Publishing students and MA Publishing & Writing and MFA Creative Writing alumni were a large part of the 58th Annual New England Book Show that took place on May 5 at Symphony Hall in Boston.

  • Chasse and Cantalupo

    Students behind NESN film to learn fate

    Two Emerson students will find out on Monday, May 25, if they won $20,000 and a television job from NESN. Anthony Chasse ’15 and Michael Cantalupo ’16 produced a documentary about a blind college athlete, The Chaz Davis Story, for the competition-style show called NESN Next Producer.

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    Augmented reality workshop at ELA

    Professor John Craig Freeman recently taught a one-day workshop on video game design for students from 10 Los Angeles-area high schools at Emerson College Los Angeles.

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    Emerson LA hosts EVVYs party

    For the first time in its 34-year history, the EVVY Awards broadcast Emerson College Los Angeles students live during a viewing party May 16 at the Los Angeles center.



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