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Flora Charner

2015 Alumni Weekend honorees announced

On May 30, Emerson College will honor five distinguished alumni during the school’s Alumni Weekend festivities. President Lee Pelton will present the awards to the honorees.  This year’s Distinguished Alumni Award recipients are film executive Pamela Abdy '95; Boston Children’s Museum CEO Carole Charnow '79; Mike Gonzalez '83, senior fellow of The Heritage Foundation; Bethany Nelson '82, Performing Arts faculty member. Journalist Flora Charner '04 will receive the Young Alumni Achievement Award.
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Robin Roberts to give Commencement undergrad address

Robin Roberts of ABC's Good Morning America will provide the undergraduate address at the 135th Emerson College Commencement on May 18. Pulitzer Prize-winning Emerson professor and author Megan Marshall will provide the graduate address. 

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ELA

ELA in Broadway World

Broadway World shared the announcement that Emerson Los Angeles was one of seven recipients of the 29th Annual Charlie Awards.

Press Release

Diane Lake

How to Write a Killer 10 First Pages—Free Public Lecture at ELA

ELA is now offering: How to Write a Killer 10 First Pages—a free public lecture at ELA. Attendees can break into screenwriting and capture the attention of your reader in the first 10 pages of your screenplay during a lecture from an award-winning screenwriter.
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Publisher Bill Bordy ’58 Gives $2.5 Million Gift to Emerson College’s Los Angeles Program

Publisher Bill Bordy ’58 Gives $2.5 Million Gift to Emerson College’s Los Angeles Program BOSTON, MA (March 3, 2015)—Emerson College announced today that alumnus Bill Bordy ’58 has made a $2.5 million gift to Emerson Los Angeles (ELA), the College’s long-standing internship study program, housed in its award-winning building in Hollywood. Bordy’s contribution will support the $20 million dollar fundraising campaign for ELA—The Future Has Your Name on It!—enhancing the LA program and its expansion of innovative academic programming and services for students.

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