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.

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    New York Connection trip coming up

    On Friday, March 15, undergraduate students have the opportunity to explore the Big Apple and their career paths during a day trip to New York City.

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    Alumna Ross featured in Grace magazine

    Alumna Camilla Ross ’85 was featured in Grace magazine about her work as founding member of Emerson Theater Collaborative, a nonprofit theater company in southeastern Connecticut.

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    Emerson basks in Oscar ceremony

    Hearin Ko '15 won a film contest to be an on-stage usher at the 2013 Oscars, while David Magee, Jane and Terry Semel Chair of Screenwriting, was nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay for a movie he wrote, Life of Pi.

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    Diplomat-in-training shares experience

    Kerry Velez ’12 is pursuing her calling to work as a foreign diplomat after a 10-week internship at the U.S. Embassy in Australia last summer.

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    Vincente Minnelli biographer visiting campus

    Vincente Minnelli biographer Mark Griffin ’90 is returning to Emerson on Valentine’s Day to introduce a screening of Minnelli’s Oscar-winning 1958 film, Gigi.

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    McTeigue to appear at L.A. film festival

    The 13th annual Emerson Film Festival in Los Angeles is scheduled for Thursday, February 28, at 7:30 pm at the Harmony Gold Preview House.

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    Bill Burr '93 to receive EVVY Award

    Stand-up comedian and actor Bill Burr '93 will receive an EVVY Award at Emerson College this spring.

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    Bowen ’98 launching new show

    Jared Bowen '98 of WGBH never expected the double honor bestowed upon him in recent weeks.


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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