Emerson College Today

  • Yasmin Rivera '16 and Jennifer Ortakales '16

    Ortakales ’16 boosts language skills in France

    Jenny Ortakales ’16 has always wanted to visit France, but the cost of spending an entire semester abroad, for her, seemed a bit daunting. “My program was a shorter time commitment and for less money,” said the Journalism major. “It was an amazing experience. I really hope Emerson keeps it going because not everyone can afford an entire semester abroad.”

  • Miss World

    To China, with Mandarin

    Jingxia Wei ’16 tutors Miss World America 2015 Victoria Mendoza.

  • Brianna Arrighi '17

    Arrighi '17 calls Kasteel Well 'the best experience'

    When Brianna Arrighi ’17 reflects on her five weeks spent in Emerson’s Kasteel Well, Netherlands, study abroad program, she recalls being atop a gorgeous hill in Barcelona, Spain, on her 20th birthday.

  • Sienna Ohan '15

    Ohan '15 witnesses Iran-U.S. deal at internship

    Sienna Ohan ’15 had a global internship this summer that allowed her to witness history: the July press conference in which U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry announced a landmark agreement with Iran over the country’s nuclear program.

  • Smart glass autism

    Students promote smart glasses for autism

    Taylor McMahon '16 and Jackson Davis '17 are interviewing people about autism this summer as they travel across the country marketing a device similar to Google Glass that would help children on the autism spectrum.

  • Emerson seal

    EPA ranks Emerson as green energy leader

    Emerson College announced today that for the first time it appears as No. 23 on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA's) Top 30 College & University list of the largest green power users.

  • Taylor Smith '15

    Smith '15 becoming teacher in Iraq

    Taylor Smith ’15 said her recent decision to work abroad was not a surprise to anyone, but eyebrows were raised when she revealed the location. She’s moving to Iraq to become a teacher at an international school.

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    Common Ground podcast launched

    Emerson’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion has launched a new podcast, “Common Ground,” which is produced by students and staff and covers a range of topics relating to inclusive excellence, diversity, and social justice.



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