Students Faculty & Staff Parents Alumni


Featured Alumni News

Nearly every day, it seems we’re hearing about something new that Emerson alumni are bringing to the fields of communications and the arts. Whether they’re making movies, creating plays, or planning political campaigns, Emersonians are innovators. They are changing how we see, feel, and experience the world.

For the latest College news and upcoming events, visit the News & Events section.

  • Higgins

    Rising director on campus

    Rising film director Julian Higgins '08 is returning to Emerson October 10 after one of his films was selected by famed filmmaker Ron Howard to screen at a film festival.

  • Di Bona

    Autism awareness group honors Di Bona '66

    Vin Di Bona '66, an Emerson Trustee and executive producer of America's Funniest Home Videos, was honored with the 2013 ACTivist Award for his volunteer work for autism research and awareness.

  • Emerson

    Arts alumni can participate in SNAAP

    Emerson College is participating in the 2013 Strategic National Arts Alumni Project (SNAAP)—a one-of-a-kind survey that explores the lives of arts alumni nationwide.

  • Wright

    Wright '10 produces Morton Downey Jr. doc

    Graham Wright '10 stopped by Emerson for the Boston premiere of Evocateur: the Morton Downey Jr. Movie, for which he worked as a producer. The documentary follows the career rise and fall of the "trash television" pioneer.

  • Pelton

    Record-breaking fundraising year

    Emerson College just concluded its best year of fundraising – announcing it received a record-breaking $6.34 million in total gifts and pledges during fiscal year 2013.

  • NFCA thumbnail

    Softball Team had highest GPA

    The Emerson College Softball Team had the highest grade point average in its division last year, according to NFCA.

  • colbert

    3 Emerson alums win Emmys

    Three Emersonians won Emmy Awards on September 22, at the 65th annual ceremony in Los Angeles.

  • Rasmussen

    Alum on book award 'Longlist'

    Matt Rasmussen, MFA '04, has been selected for the National Book Award Longlist for Poetry for his debut collection, Black Aperture.

Pages

Michael Moats

Writing in Politics

The West Wing got him hooked, but it was his writing skills that got him there. Michael Moats, MFA ’10, came to Emerson as a graduate student in creative writing. He never thought he’d leave as a political speechwriter.

Read more »