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.

  • Reid

    Reid '18 in national figure skate competition

    When Alexandra Reid ’18 is not in the classroom or working at American Eagle, she is busy gliding on ice as a figure skater.  

  • Williams

    Brian Williams prompts Journalism student discussion

    The once beloved and trusted journalist Brian Williams has fallen from grace—and that has been the talk of Emerson’s Journalism Department ever since the NBC Nightly News anchor admitted he made false statements about a 2003 incident in Iraq.

  • Simpson

    Simpson, ex-ABC anchor, comments on Williams scandal

    Carole Simpson, Journalism faculty member and former weekend anchor of ABC World News Tonight, is continuing to provide commentary on the scandal involving NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams allegedly lying about his experience in Iraq.

  • Zoom thumb

    Journalism class meets online in snowstorm

    Cancellation of classes at Emerson College (and nearly all colleges in Boston) due to the effects of yet another massive snowstorm did not stop faculty member Cindy Rodriguez from teaching her Journalism class on Tuesday, February 10—utilizing an online conferencing site that allows the class to meet virtually.

  • Williams

    Carole Simpson reacts to Brian Williams story

    Carole Simpson, a Journalism faculty member and former anchor of ABC World News Tonight, reacts to the story about NBC News anchor Brian Williams allegedly lying about being shot at inside a helicopter in Iraq.

  • AAPORTI

    Polling Society admitted to national organization

    The Emerson College Polling Society (ECPS) has been named a Charter Member of the American Association of Public Opinion Research (AAPOR) Transparency Initiative—joining the ranks of more than 20 top polling organizations, including the Pew Research Center, the Gallup Organization, and the Washington Post.

  • Joe Randazzo

    Randazzo ’02 msnbc.com piece on free speech

    Responding to the killings of 12 people at the office of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, former editor of The Onion Joe Randazzo ’02 emphasizes the importance of freedom of speech and satire in a free society.

  • Coppola

    Bridge '14 profiles alopecia journey for Lowell Sun

    Amanda Bridge ’14 recently had a story published in the Lowell Sun that profiled a young woman who decided to become bald after living for six years with alopecia.

Pages