Emerson College Today

  • Oscar

    Emersonians ready for the Oscars

    From alumni and faculty involved with nominated films to student journalists reporting from the red carpet, numerous Emersonians boast close connections to the 2012 Academy Awards.

  • Raoul Peck

    Emerson to host events with Raoul Peck

    Haitian-born director, producer, writer, and activist Raoul Peck will speak at a public screening of his 2009 film, Moloch Tropical, and present at a book signing for Stolen Images: Lumumba and the Early Films of Raoul Peck at Emerson March 15 and 16, 2012.

  • Bobbi Brown

    Bobbi Brown '79 is "Mogul Next Door"

    The New York Times recently profiled Emerson Trustee and alumna Bobbi Brown ’79.

  • Misadventures of an Awkward Black Girl

    Web series creators tout power of the web

    The creators and star of the hit web series Misadventures of an Awkward Black Girl Tracy Oliver and Issa Rae were at the Bright Family Screening Room February 14 to screen their show and to discuss their careers, filmmaking on the web, and the portrayal of black women in contemporary media.

  • Margot Livesey

    Livesey's latest novel homage to 'Jane Eyre'

    Margot Livesey's latest book, The Flight of Gemma Hardy, released earlier this month, is both an homage to and a reimagined modern variation on the classic novel Jane Eyre, one of the first chapter books Livesey ever read and a book she says has been a “constant companion” to her throughout her life.

  • 10,000 Trees

    Student films selected for Emerson Film Festival in LA

    Seven Emerson student filmmakers will screen their work at the 12th Annual Emerson Film Festival (EFF) on Thursday, March 8, at the Writer’s Guild Theater, in Beverly Hills, California.

  • Jacinda Ojeda

    Ojeda is a college admissions enthusiast

    Jacinda Ojeda, Emerson’s senior assistant admission director, got her start as a tour guide at her own college and continued on the admissions career path after a short stint in the corporate world.

  • London

    Emerson adds new international study opportunities

    Two new study abroad offerings for Emerson students in all majors, Arcadia University’s eight-week “London Now” summer program and a fall exchange program with Communication University of China (CUC) in Beijing, have been announced by the Office of International Study and External Programs.



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