Emerson College Today

  • Joanne Lasker

    Helping stroke patients with speech

    The graduate program director of the Communication Sciences and Disorders Department is working to improve methods for speech-language pathologists (SLPs) to assess communication in stroke patients with severe impairments in speech and language.

  • Ira Goldstone

    Goldstone ’71 elected to TV technology board

    Ira Goldstone ’71, a Univision executive, was elected this month to the Advanced Television Systems Committee Inc. (ATSC) an international nonprofit organization developing voluntary standards for the entire range of advanced television systems.

  • International students focus of communications book

    Scholar-In-Residence Cathryn Cushner Edelstein, of the Communication Studies Department, has released a book to help international students assimilate to American college life.

  • Ewa Yarbrough

    E. Yarbrough work selected for Best American Essays

    An essay previously published in the Emerson–based literary magazine Ploughshares has been chosen for publication in Best American Essays 2012.

  • Tobias Wolff

    Students meet, dine with respected writers

    Tobias Wolff and Adam Zagajewski visited campus

  • Vincent Scarpa

    Recent graduate wins Norman Mailer Award

    Vincent Scarpa ’12 is still dumbfounded at his recent accomplishment: winning the Norman Mailer Award for Best College Fiction Writing.

  • Christine Hayes

    Journalism students report news for

    The Journalism students have been writing news stories this semester for’s newly launched site Your Campus: Emerson.

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    Alumni auction halfway to goal

    The 7th annual Alumni Association Scholarship Auction has raised more than $14,000 to support scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students. The auction, which ends Friday, November 30, is halfway to reaching its goal of $25,000.


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