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.

  • Laura C. Morel ’11

    Journalism institute provides real-world opportunity

    During winter break, some students go skiing. Others sleep until noon. Emerson Print and Multimedia Journalism major Laura C. Morel ’11 was reporting on a murder.

  • Carole Simpson's NewsLady

    Carole Simpson Remembers Martin Luther King

    In her new memoir NewsLady, former ABC News anchor and current Emerson leader-in-residence Carole Simpson shares her experience as an African American woman breaking into the news business.

  • Casey Farrar ‘05

    Recent Journalism alumna serves as war correspondent

    For three weeks, Farrar was reporting from Iraq for The Keene Sentinel in Keene, New Hampshire, where she’s been a staff reporter for almost three years.

  • Japan

    Trip to Japan Raises Awareness for Budding Journalists

    “As much as you listen to world news..., it is not until you speak with the people of other countries that you get a sense of the magnitude of the issues you are writing about,” said Emerson journalism student Spencer Neustadt, MA ’12.

  • Journalism Professor Jerry Lanson

    Lanson Documents His Personal Journey as a Writer

    Lanson has published his third book on the art of storytelling. Writing for Others, Writing for Ourselves: Telling Stories in an Age of Blogging was released this week through Rowman and Littlefield Publishers.

  • A Not So Secret Book Signing

    When Emerson Journalism Department Chair and Professor Ted Gup hosted a book signing and reading of A Secret Gift at the Emerson College Bookstore on November 30, the store was packed.

  • Daphne Valerius, MA ’06

    Filmmaker Valerius Goes to White House

    Valerius, MA ’06, was among the group of 25 influential black women invited by First Lady Michelle Obama to the White House for a special screening of Tyler Perry’s For Colored Women.

  • ted gup

    Gup on CBS Sunday Morning

    CBS Sunday Morning will feature Emerson Journalism Department Chair and Professor Ted Gup in a segment about his new book, A Secret Gift, this Sunday, November 28.

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