School of Communication

School of Communication News

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    West named Mann Stearns Award recipient

    Richard West, professor in the Communication Studies Department, was named recipient of the 2013 Norman and Irma Mann Stearns Distinguished Faculty Award.

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    Mexican artists visit Emerson

    Three Mexican artists displayed their artwork at the Iwasaki Library, then volunteered with Emerson students at the Bird Street Community Center.

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    Anchorman 2 exclusively viewed by students

    Emerson students stood in long lines to exclusively screen Anchorman 2 during Will Ferrell's visit to campus December 4 as main character Ron Burgundy.

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    Video: Will Ferrell talks to students at screening

    Actor Will Ferrell talked to some lucky Emerson students at AMC Loews Boston Common Theater who attended an exclusive screening of Anchorman 2 on December 4. 

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    It's official (for a day): Burgundy School of Comm.

    The pillar of journalism himself—Ron Burgundy—choked back tears at the Semel Theater on December 4 as President Lee Pelton officially renamed the School of Communication the "Ron Burgundy School of Communication" for one day.

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    Remembering Karl Baehr

    The Faculty Assembly at Emerson College shared fond remembrances of Karl Baehr, senior executive-in-residence of the Marketing Communication Department, who died on November 13 at age 54.

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    Student uses Burgundy to help zoo

    One publicity-savvy student has turned Ron Burgundy's visit to Emerson into a way to help animals—at the zoo popularized by the original Anchorman movie.

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    White House is classroom for 2 students

    Two Emerson students are working at the White House this semester after landing internship at volunteer positions through Emerson's Washington, D.C., Program.