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.

  • Ed Harding

    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.

  • Pefanis

    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.

  • Consumed

    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.

  • 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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    Students connect with NYC alumni

    More than 50 undergraduates trekked to the Big Apple on March 15 for the annual New York Connection trip, which provided opportunities for current students to meet alumni who share their career paths.

  • Alum's news team wins Cronkite Award

    A cable news network in Washington State that has an Emerson alumnus in a key staff position recently won a Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Television Political Journalism in the Local Cable Station category.

  • Pelton, Leccese

    Fun times at Presidential Wiffle Ball Game

  • Carole Simpson

    Carole Simpson to receive ROBIE Award

    Carole Simpson, Senior Leader-in-Residence of the Journalism Department and former ABC News anchor, will receive the Jackie Robinson Foundation's ROBIE Award in New York City on March 4.