Department of Visual & Media Arts

Department of Visual & Media Arts News

The latest faculty, staff, and student news in the Department of Visual & Media Arts. For the latest College news and upcoming events, visit the News & Events section.

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    High turnout for Internship Fair

    The Fall 2014 Internship Fair was held at the Courtyard Marriott Hotel on October 29, bringing a high turnout of Emerson students seeking internships in the communication and arts fields.

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    Student artists warned about piracy

    Entertainment industry experts who participated on October 28 in an Emerson panel discussion, “Stealing Your Creative Future,” were in strong agreement that Internet piracy is an overwhelming problem for artists.

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    Costume Shop livens Halloween spirit

    Call this a spook-tacular campus resource! With Halloween coming up this Friday, October 31, many Emerson students looking for elaborate but affordable costumes took advantage of the Costume Shop's “Costume Stock Sale."

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    Visual and Media Arts Professor Lauren Shaw was interviewed about her documentary Angkor's Children.

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    Bright '76 honored by Caucus for Producers

    Kevin Bright '76, founding director of Emerson College Los Angeles, was honored by the Caucus for Producers, Writers, and Directors at Emerson Los Angeles on October 22.

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    Family Weekend 2014 celebrated

    Hundreds of students and their parents participated in Family Weekend 2014, held October 17-19, with events ranging from the annual President’s Breakfast, Family Weekend Talent Showcase, EVVY Award Showcase, and numerous “Mini College Sessions” in classrooms with faculty members.

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    Fox 25 tour puts Emerson in spotlight

    What do Emersonians do with their Friday mornings? Hang out with local news stations, of course! Boston's Fox 25 News broadcasted its morning show live from Emerson October 17 as part of it's "Fox 25 Campus Tour" series.

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    Lost Boy of Sudan an Emerson student

    William Kohl Muorwel '17 was 8 years old when his Sudanese village was attacked by soldiers. Now, Muorwel, a "Lost Boy of Sudan," is enrolled at Emerson College, where he wants to learn about audio/visual production and share his story with fellow students.

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Visual & Media Arts Associate Professor Diane Lake has written screenplays for Columbia, Disney, Miramax, Paramount, and many independent producers.