Department of Marketing Communication

Department of Marketing Communication News

The latest faculty, staff, and student news for the Department of Marketing Communication. For College news and upcoming events, visit the News & Events section.

  • Cooke-Jackson

    eLEEP gets National Comm. Association grant

    Assistant Professor Angela Cooke-Jackson of Communication Studies recently received the Advancing the Discipline Grant from the National Communication Association to aid in her eLEEP program that promotes health literacy, media awareness, and empowerment for high-risk urban youth.

  • Donald Hurwitz

    Hurwitz quoted in Boston Globe’s BetaBoston

    In the BetaBoston article, Marketing Communication Associate Professor and Interim Chair Donald Hurwitz claims that it is imperative for Hill Holliday to appeal to a younger audience. 

  • Marre

    Marre '09 named Sen. Collins' communications director

    Alleigh Marre ’09 has been named communications director to U.S. Senator Susan Collins of Maine. Collins’s office made the announcement February 10.

  • A Far Cry

    Grammy-nominated group works with marketing students

    Students in a Marketing Communication class are crafting a marketing plan for a local chamber orchestra that happens to be nominated for a Grammy Award. The awards are being presented this Sunday, February 8.

  • David Gerzof Richard

    Gerzof Richard’s tech picks in

    Marketing Communications faculty member David Gerzof Richard’s top tech picks from the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) are highlighted in

  • Powerade

    Student Powerade Olympics ad gets award

    A spec television commercial for Powerade that was produced last year by more than 40 Emerson students majoring in marketing or film recently received a Hatch Award from The Ad Club of Boston—recognizing an interesting outside-the-classroom collaboration.

  • Olympics Boston

    Boston Olympics proposed by students in project

    Kelsey Doherty ’14 Donovan Birch ’14, and Luke Fraser ’14, did a project for their sports communication class last spring advocating for the 2024 Olympics to come to Boston.

  • Vogel

    Cisco visits Emerson marketing class

    Marketing executives from Cisco recently used the ideas of Emerson graduate students to help boost the software company’s “Internet of everything” campaign.