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Faculty Member Studying Media and Migration

Paul Mihailidis wants to know how organizations and people are using media to communicate with communities affected by international migration.

Alden Jones

Jones’s Story Collection Continues to Win Awards

Alden Jones, senior affiliated faculty in the Department of Writing, Literature and Publishing, was awarded the Lascaux Book Prize for her short story collection, Unaccompanied Minors, the third prize the book has won.

Day of Giving

Emerson surpasses fundraising goals for “Day of Giving”

Setting a new online participation record for Emerson, 307 members of Emerson’s global community came together on April 26 to say “Happy #EmersonDay” in a big way: by raising more than $50,000 in support of the College and its students.

Andrea Martin

Martin nominated for Tony

Andrea Martin ’69 (SCTV, My Big Fat Greek Wedding) is among those nominated for a 2016 Tony Award.

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Emerson Student Interns with Pulitzer-Winning News Team

Shannon O’Connor flew out to Los Angeles last May to become an intern with the Los Angeles Times. What she became was a member of a Pulitzer Prize-winning team.

Rachel Smith '16 will temp at New Regency after graduation and work at WME beginning in August.

ELA Students Find Work Opportunities At Internship Sites

At least nine Emerson College Los Angeles students reported that their internship site offered them a paid position after graduation.

Graduates make the most of their internships

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Wikidemia: Drama Students Write Digital Articles for Neglected Works

Fifty students in Magda Romanska’s World Drama class have contributed Wikipedia entries for underrepresented playwrights and plays, ditching the traditional research paper to engage in some digital advocacy and activism.

Michele Josue

Alumna Wins Daytime Emmy for Matthew Shepard Documentary

Emerson College alumna Michele Josue ’01 took home a Daytime Emmy Award on April 29 for her documentary, Matt Shepard Is a Friend of Mine, about the gay college student who was brutally murdered in 1998.

Upcoming Events

Oliver Herring

Oliver Herring's Areas for Action

May 03, 2016 10:00am


Participatory art event.

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Commencement 2016

May 08, 2016 10:00am


It's graduation time! Commencement ceremonies for undergraduate and graduate students are scheduled for Sunday May 8, 2016.

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"Some Other Race:" Diversity and the Latino Story Discussion

May 10, 2016 7:00pm


Latinos are becoming a majority demographic in the US but yet still find themselves boxed into "some other race" on the US Census. How are Latinos updating our national narrative to be truly reflective of a changing America?

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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.

Cuisine and Confessions performers

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.


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