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    Emerson360: Community Climate Survey results released

    Emerson College released results today from its student survey, which includes responses to questions related to sexual assault and other forms of power-based violence. Emerson is only one of two colleges in Greater Boston to have conducted and released student survey results to date, and is among a limited number of colleges and universities nationwide to have done so. 

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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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    Women consulting firm wins E3 Expo

    The first-place winner of this year's E3 Expo for student entrepreneuers was HerLaunch. Created by Manisha Tolani '16, the business venture is a unique consulting firm providing premier entrepreneurial education and access to business resources exclusively to low-income women entrepreneurs.

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    Students relax with therapy dogs

    Emerson received four very furry guests on April 24, when therapy dogs arrived at the Iwasaki Library. Koda, a Newfoundland; Raven, a mini Poodle; Lexi, a mini Goldendoodle; and Sophie, a King Charles Spaniel, work for the Pet Partners Animal Therapy Program and were part of Emerson’s Cirque de De-stress, an event that offers students a break from the stress of final exams. 

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    Challenges of student veterans discussed

    Emerson typically has between 7 and 10 students per year who are military veterans, but that number could very well grow. Nate Magunski, assistant director of retention and student success at Emerson, said that over the next decade, the number of college student veterans in the United States is expected to increase from 800,000 to 1.4 million as the nation continues to remain in active missions overseas.

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    Co-organizer reflects on Emerald Empowerment

    The co-chair of Emerald Empowerment Week at Emerson, the week of events organized by Kappa Gamma Chi to raise awareness and education of issues relating to sexual assault and power-based interpersonal violence, is calling the week a success.

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    At ELA, Solomon '60 talks content distribution

    Michael Jay Solomon ’60, one of the largest distributors of U.S. television content in the world over the last 35 years, discussed content distribution with a group of panelists at Emerson Los Angeles on April 20. 

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    Emerson appoints new trustees and overseers

    Chairman of the Emerson College Board of Trustees Jeff Greenhawt ’68 and President Lee Pelton have announced a series of new appointments to the Board of Trustees and the Board of Overseers, effective May 1, 2015.

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