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Emerson to Honor Four Alumni for Achievements in Communications, Arts

A Disney Channel executive, an Emmy Award-winning television host, a multimedia consultant and a late-night TV writer will be honored by Emerson College during this year’s Alumni Weekend festivities.

Emerson Grad Riding Bike Coast to Coast for Principal with ALS

Derek Thomson '16 and his brother, Dylan, are on a 4,500-mile bicycle odyssey across the United States, to raise money for Derek's high school principal and mentor, Gene Connolly, who is battling ALS.

Comm Studies Students Pitch Campaigns in Abu Dhabi

Students from the Emerson College Communication Studies Department collaborated with fellow students from around the world to come up with a campaign to save marine mammals during the Global Communications Project in the United Arab Emirates last weekend.

Emerson Faculty Members Complete Inclusive Excellence Program

The Inclusive Excellence Faculty Fellows welcomed an additional 21 members this May, bringing the total number who have participated in the Office of Diversity and Inclusion’s annual program to 104, more than 20 percent of Emerson’s faculty population.

Emerson Alumni, Faculty Take Top Theater Awards

Actress Jennifer Coolidge ’85 was one of several Emerson College alumni and faculty, and ArtsEmerson productions, to come away with Elliot Norton Awards honoring the best of Boston theater on May 23.

Emerson Hosting Youth Conference, Inviting Community to “Lean In”

The TIDE (Teen Identity and Diversity Education) Conference is being hosted by Emerson College this year, and invites all Emerson community members to a kick-off symposium on Friday, May 27, 1:00 pm, in the Bordy Theater. 

Emerson Sponsoring Comedy Benefit for Grassroots Nonprofits

There are a number of social justice issues confronting Boston-area residents, and for one night only, funding federation Community Works and Emerson’s Elma Lewis Center will just laugh and laugh. And they hope you will too.

Old Emersonians Now Available Online

College historians, zealous networkers, and mullet connoisseurs no longer need to make an appointment to view old Emerson yearbooks in the College’s Archives and Special Collections—they can now peruse them online.

Upcoming Events

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An Evening With Singer Tamara Gverdtsiteli

June 05, 2016 7:00pm

After earning rave reviews for her sold-out 2014 tour, world-famous singer Tamara Gverdtsiteli, called "the Russian Édith Piaf" by the New York Times, will appear at the Cutler Majestic Theatre with a new program: Mamele, The Mother's Eyes. 

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Summer Apartment Workshop Series

June 10, 2016 10:00am

The Office of Off-Campus Student Services has planned a series of day-long workshops to assist you with the challenges of securing housing in and around the Greater Boston area.

Pam R. and Pam W. of the Office of Title IX

Title IX and Retaliation Workshop

June 24, 2016 2:00pm

If you are faculty, staff, or a student employed by Emerson, this workshop is for you! Learn what to do when a student reports sexual misconduct, and more.

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ArtsEmerson: Cuisine & Confessions by Les 7 doigts de la main

July 12, 2016 7:30pm

Direct from Paris, Rome, Montreal, and Moscow, the international hit Cuisine & Confessions, by the world-famous circus Les 7 doigts de la main, makes its American premiere for a limited engagement in Boston this summer.


Fall 2016 Orientation

August 29, 2016 8:00am

Emerson College welcomes all incoming freshmen, transfer students, parents, and graduate students at Fall 2016 Orientation!

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