Emerson College Today

  • Dylan and Derek Thomson Cycling the US for ALS

    Emerson Grad Riding Bike Coast to Coast for Principal with ALS

    Derek Thomson '16 and his brother, Dylan, are on a 4,500-mile bicycle odyssey across the United States, to raise money for Derek's high school principal and mentor, Gene Connolly, who is battling ALS.

  • MJ Halberstadt '10

    Emerson Alumni, Faculty Take Top Theater Awards

    Actress Jennifer Coolidge ’85 was one of several Emerson College alumni and faculty, and ArtsEmerson productions, to come away with Elliot Norton Awards honoring the best of Boston theater on May 23.

  • Emerson Hosting Youth Conference, Inviting Community to “Lean In”

    The TIDE (Teen Identity and Diversity Education) Conference is being hosted by Emerson College this year, and invites all Emerson community members to a kick-off symposium on Friday, May 27, 1:00 pm, in the Bordy Theater. 

  • Share a Laugh Comedy Show

    Emerson Sponsoring Comedy Benefit for Grassroots Nonprofits

    There are a number of social justice issues confronting Boston-area residents, and for one night only, funding federation Community Works and Emerson’s Elma Lewis Center will just laugh and laugh. And they hope you will too.

  • Emersonians online

    Old Emersonians Now Available Online

    College historians, zealous networkers, and mullet connoisseurs no longer need to make an appointment to view old Emerson yearbooks in the College’s Archives and Special Collections—they can now peruse them online.

  • Pablo Muchnik

    Muchnik Awarded Grant to Write Book on Religion and Politics

    Associate Professor Pablo Muchnik, a specialist on Kant and current president of the North American Kant Society, was awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities grant to work on a book that, using Kantian thought, develops a new conceptual framework to deal with religious claims in advanced liberal democracies.   

  • Julia Glass

    National Book Award Winner Glass to Teach Fiction Writing at Emerson

    Award-winning novelist Julia Glass will join Emerson’s Department of Writing, Literature and Publishing this fall to teach fiction writing workshops to graduate students.

  • Laura Londono

    Londoño Honored for Work with Immigrant Communities

    Laura Londoño ’18, president of Emerson UNITE (Understanding National Immigration Through Education) and leader of this year’s Alternative Spring Break trip to El Paso, Texas, was named a Newman Civic Fellow last month by Campus Compact, a coalition of nearly 1,100 colleges and universities committed to civic engagement.


Events Calendar

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