Leadership class meets MA Lieutenant Governor Timothy Murray
February 01, 2011
Massachusetts Lieutenant Governor Timothy Murray spoke candidly with Emerson students last Tuesday evening (Jan 25) during a visit to the Massachusetts State House. The class’ visit is part of Professor Rick Musiol’s Leadership class (CC357).
“It was an honor to have Lt. Governor Murray share his leadership experiences with us and give us a perspective on the challenges he faces in this important position,” said Musiol. Murray and Governor Deval Patrick recently took the oath of office for a second four-year term.
Other speakers scheduled for Musiol's spring semester include Meg Vaillincourt, Senior Vice President of the Boston Red Sox, Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley and Boston Medical Center Chief Executive Officer Kate Walsh.
Faculty experts can comment on the upcoming 2013 Boston mayoral race as well as a range of political stories, including initial coverage and ongoing developments leading up to the Massachusetts gubernatorial race in November 2014.
Dr. Angela N. Hosek and her colleague Dr. Rebecca DiVerniero received the Top Paper Award (out of 155 papers submitted) for their project titled, "Twitter as a Classroom Tool: Exploring the Use, Benefits, and Downfalls from the Perspectives of Instructors and Students," from the Human Communication and Technology Division. Dr. Hosek was also on the Top Panel for the Basic Course Division. Both took place at the National Communication Association Annual Meeting in November.