Emerson College Today

  • From left: Allen Zipper P'19, Mark Hollmann, and Dave Caplan

    ELA Hosts Tesla-Edison Musical Rehearsal

    Emerson LA students had the opportunity to sit in on rehearsals for a new musical based on the feud between rival inventors Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison. Allen Zipper P'19 co-wrote the musical, which features alumnus Joseph Leo Bwarie ’99.

  • Forbes Under 30 headshots

    Tech Giants, Emerson Students to Converge at Cutler Majestic

    The CEOs of billion-dollar online retail behemoths, the youngest person to get Silicon Valley VC funding, and actor-turned-investor Ashton Kutcher will take the stage at the Cutler Majestic Theatre October 17–18 when Emerson College hosts the Tech track of the 2016 Forbes Under 30 Summit.

  • Here All Night Conor Lovett

    In "Here All Night," ArtsEmerson Brings a New Twist to Beckett

    In a manner of speaking, Here All Night, the production ArtsEmerson is presenting on the Paramount Mainstage October 5-9, was written by Samuel Beckett. But the direction and sense of cohesion of the show comes from the collective minds of Gare St. Lazare Ireland, a theatrical company known for its interpretations of Beckett’s work.

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    Faculty Honored for Commitment to Emerson

    Six faculty members were honored for a combined 150 years of service and scholarship at Emerson College, while two retiring members were given heartfelt send-offs at a Faculty Appreciation Reception on September 28.

  • National Voter Registration Day

    Elma Lewis Center Works to Get Out the Vote

    At tables set up in Piano Row, the Dining Hall, and the Tenth Floor of the Walker Building on Tuesday, members of the Emerson community could register to vote via #EmersonVotes. If they already were registered, they could get help finding their polling place, or sign up to request an absentee ballot from their home state.

  • Oliver Herring: Areas for Action

    Emerson Advancing Media Arts with New Downtown Gallery

    Emerson College will open one of Boston’s first media arts-focused galleries next month, offering a new venue to highlight the work of Emerson faculty and international media artists, and adding momentum to the transformation of the downtown neighborhood.

  • Presidential debate panel

    Panelists Debate Election Coverage Before Candidates Debate Issues

    Distinguished Journalist-in-Residence Carole Simpson appeared on a panel Monday night with Trump regional campaign field coordinator Bill McCarthy and former Clinton administration communication strategist Fred Baldassaro ’96 to introduce the first presidential debate between Trump and Hillary Clinton to the fiery crowd.

  • Acappellics Anonymous

    Emerson A Cappella Group Performs at Food Bank Fundraiser

    Nine members of Emerson College a cappella group Acappellics Anonymous performed at a fundraiser for the Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB) last week, where they put on an eclectic set of songs, ranging from a “Boogie Wonderland” mashup to “Reflections” by MisterWives. 


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