Emerson College Today

  • Dr. Ronald Korvas

    Emerson Names New Vice President for Development and Alumni Affairs

    Emerson College President Lee Pelton has announced that Dr. Ronald Korvas has accepted his offer to serve as Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations, effective June 1, 2016.

  • Alice Sebold

    Alice Sebold to Give Undergraduate Commencement Address

    Acclaimed novelist Alice Sebold will give Emerson College's undergraduate commencement address, as well as receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree, along with celebrated poet and essayist Danielle Legros Georges '86, who will give the graduate address, and accomplished investigative reporter Juan Gonzalez.

  • Evelyn Shatkin at Alumni Weekend 2010

    Evelyn Shatkin ’40 Remembered for “Grace and Spirit”

    Evelyn Bergman Shatkin ’40, who hosted a variety radio show, worked in theater sales, and promoted numerous high-profile public relations campaigns during her long career, passed away April 2 after a brief illness. She was 97 and lived in Bristol, Rhode Island.

  • Students from the ELA-UCB course perform at UCB Sunset on April 12, 2016. Photo/Daryl Paranada

    ELA Students Shine on UCB Stage

    After 12 weeks of in-class training and exercises, 31 students from Emerson College Los Angeles took the stage at UCB Sunset to perform improv over two nights.

  • Emerson launches new course feedback form

    New Feedback Tool to Expand Data

    Starting this semester, Emerson College students are being asked to evaluate not just their professors, but the courses and themselves.

  • "Rituals" by Gabby Follett

    MFA Students Share Vision in Thesis Exhibit

    Three graduating MFA students in Visual and Media Arts (VMA) will explore themes of love, happiness, and healing through their video and photography being exhibited at the College later this month.

  • Dress rehearsal for "Guys and Dolls"

    Emerson's "Guys and Dolls" Shoots for Realism

    Emerson Stage is producing Broadway favorite Guys and Dolls for its spring musical this weekend, but don’t expect the hyper-stylization and "cartoonish" staging you might associate with the show. This gritty Guys and Dolls goes all the way back to the source.

  • Emerson Forensics Team

    Emerson Forensics Team Talks a Good Game

    This week, five members of the Emerson Forensics Team are in Muncie, Indiana, for the National Forensics Association (NFA) national speech and debate competition April 14–18 at Ball State University.


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