Department of Journalism

Department of Journalism News

The latest faculty, staff, and student news for the Department of Journalism. For College news and upcoming events, visit the News & Events section.

  • Highly festive Move-In Day at Emerson

    Beyoncé is blaring and college students are dressed in tutus, leis, mouse ears, bullhorns, and suspenders as far as the eye can see. It can mean only one thing: Move-In Day at Emerson College is here.

  • NECN asks Bates about Sterling and sexism

    Executive Director of the Elma Lewis Center for Civic Engagement, Learning, and Research Kelly Bates spoke with Jim Braude about the Donald Sterling controversy.

  • Grossman '70 talks digital marketing

    Crime thriller author Gary Grossman '70 spoke to Emerson students and faculty about the importance of authors and writers to market themselves in the digital world. Grossman, an Emerson Trustee, is a former producer a long list of television networks. 

  • Journalism Department launches iPad app to showcase student work

    Emerson’s Journalism Department recently became the first in the nation to successfully publish student work on an iPad application using Adobe Digital Publishing Suite.

  • Gup in NY Times for donating book

    Journalism Professor Ted Gup was featured in the New York Times arts blog for donating a very historical book.

  • Students to speak at Commencement

    Emerson has named a Writing for Film and Television major and a Journalism student with experience reporting in Pakistan as the student speakers for the College’s 132nd undergraduate and graduate Commencement ceremonies.

  • Pelton applauds Governor’s immigration plan in the Boston Globe

    President Pelton shows support for Governor Patrick’s plan to extend in-state tuition to illegal immigrants who qualify for a work permit.

  • Emersonians Bring Home Emmys

    Eric Drysdale ’93 and Joe Celli ’91 recently won 2010 Primetime Emmy Awards. Drysdale won for Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music, or Comedy Series for his work as a writer on The Colbert Report episode #5076 (in Iraq). Celli won for Outstanding Art Direction for Variety, Music, or Nonfiction Programming for his work as art director for the 82nd Annual Academy Awards.