Liberal Arts & Interdisciplinary Studies

Institute News

  • Andrade-Watkins Recognized by Cape Verde

    The Government of Cape Verde has honored Emerson Professor Claire Andrade-Watkins for her contributions to Cape Verdean culture.

  • Ebony Reed

    Reed named on BBJ’s top 40 business list

    Ebony Reed, who has taught in the Journalism Department at Emerson since 2013 with a focus on the business of journalism, was named recently to the Boston Business Journal's list of the top 40 business leaders in the city under 40.

  • students at E3 Expo

    Emerson gets top 2015 rankings in US News, Forbes

    Emerson College has once again scored high marks in 2015 as several national publications, including US News and Forbes, release their annual rankings of colleges and universities in a variety of categories.

  • Catherine D'Ignazio

    D’Ignazio gets $35k data journalism grant

    Assistant Professor Catherine D’Ignazio and Rahul Bhargava of the MIT Media Lab have obtained a $35,000 grant from the Knight Foundation to build three tools to aid in data storytelling for journalists in a project titled DataBasic.

  • Lee Pelton

    Pelton reads on the Boston Common

    Taking some time out to enjoy the last days of summer and support an important literacy and arts access program, President Pelton gave a reading at the Boston Common today.

  • David Kishik

    Kishik Op-Ed in New York Times

    David Kishik, an assistant professor in the Institute for Liberal Arts and Interdisciplinary Studies who teaches Philosophy, has an Op-Ed published in the New York Times.

  • Greta Spoering

    Violence Prevention advocate reflects on year

    Greta Spoering is excited to have finished her first academic year working at Emerson College, where she is one of two advocates with Emerson’s Violence Prevention and Response, a confidential resource on campus.  

  • Inclusive Excellence Fellowship

    Faculty diversity workshop attendance doubles

    The number of Emerson faculty members who participated in the annual inclusive pedagogy workshop, called the Inclusive Excellence Faculty Fellows Program, increased significantly this year.