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There is always something happening here at Emerson Los Angeles. Stay in-the-know and read about all our latest happenings and stories! 

Emerson College Today

Greta Spoering

Violence Prevention advocate reflects on year

Greta Spoering is excited to have finished her first academic year working at Emerson College, where she is one of two advocates with Emerson’s Violence Prevention and Response, a confidential resource on campus.  
Inclusive Excellence Fellowship

Faculty diversity workshop attendance doubles

The number of Emerson faculty members who participated in the annual inclusive pedagogy workshop, called the Inclusive Excellence Faculty Fellows Program, increased significantly this year.
Comedy students

Comedy major launches at Emerson

Starting this fall 2015, prospective students can apply to Emerson’s newly announced major in comedy—the first specialized Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Comedic Arts. 

Emerson In the News

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

Martie Cook

Emerson College Announces Comedy Major

BOSTON, MA (June 17, 2015)—Emerson College announced today that starting in September 2016 it will offer a new four-year degree in its School of the Arts: a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Comedic Arts. Grounded in the history and theory of comedy with a concentration of practical experiential learning and a capstone project, the degree will focus on preparing students for careers in comedy performance, writing, and production. Prospective students can apply to major in Comedic Arts at Emerson beginning this fall.
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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