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.

  • I Did It

    133rd Commencement about 'Emerson Strong'

    The 133rd Emerson College Commencement took on both celebratory and reflective tones on Mother’s Day, May 12, with keynote speakers Max Mutchnick ’87 and Debbie Allen.

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    Alumna named Miss New Hampshire

    Samantha Russo ’12 was recently crowned Miss New Hampshire and will compete for the title of Miss America 2014 later this year.

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    Student media get Associated Press awards

    Emerson student media organizations and several individual students were the recipients of Associated Press-Radio Television Digital News Association Awards on April 26. 

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    Journalism Department awards announced

    Several Journalism Department students received awards April 27 for their hard work and excellent reporting during the 2012-13 school year.

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    Ed Harding ’75 on CNN with man who discovered Tsarnaev

    WCVB's Ed Harding ’75 appeared on CNN to discuss his exclusive interview with David Henneberry, the man who discovered Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the second suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings.

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    Alum honored for journalism in Greece

    Dimitri Pefanis, MA '02, recently won a journalistic excellence award for his reporting on the Greek economy for the publication Ta Nea.

  • Simpson appears on CNN's Reliable Sources

    Journalism department Senior Leader-in-Residence Carole Simpson appeared on CNN’s Reliable Sources to weigh in on Matt Lauer’s rumored departure from the Today Show and Barbara Walters’ recent announcement that she’ll be stepping down a year from this May. 

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    EIV news special examines food habits

    Emerson Independent Video (EIV) will broadcast a news magazine special April 1 that analyzes how Bostonians make decisions about the food they eat.