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.

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  • Evy Chen

    Chen in Zagat.com

    Alumna Evy Chen was recognized in Boston’s 30 Under 30 List.

  • Brown Bag thumb

    Trip to Bountiful meets with students

    Some of the cast and crew members of The Trip to Bountiful met with Emerson students, faculty, and staff at the Brown Bag Lunch event on December 5 in the Randall Lobby of the Paramount Center.

  • Jon Allen

    Allen’s Temple Twist in Boston magazine

    Jon Allen’s (’14) creation of an organic Shirley Temple drink, Temple Twist, continues to expand its reach.

  • Swerdlin

    Alumni work for Peter Pan Live!

    At least six Emerson alumni are working behind the scenes of Peter Pan Live! — the live television broadcast of the storied theatrical production set to air on NBC on Thursday, December 4.

  • Grossman’s Nevermore on Deadline.com

    Jason Grossman ’02, co-founder of Radio Mouse Entertainment, is producing the Edgar Allan Poe musical Nevermore: The Imaginary Life and Mysterious Death of Edgar Allan Poe. 

  • Thomas Page McBee

    McBee book reviewed in New York Times

    The Sunday New York Times Book Review covers Writing, Literature and Publishing alumnus Thomas Page McBee’s new autobiography Man Alive.

  • Bianca de la Garza

    de la Garza talks about new show on Examiner.com

    Emerson alumna Bianca de la Garza is launching a new television show for the New England area.

  • Isaacs

    LA students hunt for apartments

    Los Angeles-area realtor Nanci Isaacs '79, a member of Emerson's EBONI Alumni Association, shared valuable information about apartment hunting with Emerson Los Angeles students on November 13.


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.

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