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    Gaming is core of Zaidan's classes

    Sarah Zaidan, who recently joined Emerson as an assistant professor, teaches several classes on video game design in the Visual and Media Arts Department.

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    West awarded by Eastern Communication Association

    Rich West, professor of Communication Studies, received the 2015 Distinguished Service Award from the Eastern Communication Association (ECA) on April 25 in Philadelphia. 

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    Emerson releases Community PlanIt results

    Emerson College officials have released a summary of results from Community PlanIt: Emerson UnCommon, the virtual game played by nearly 1,000 Emerson community members last fall that is helping the College in strategic planning.

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    Packed crowd for Reel Life Experiences

    The Bright Family Screening Room of the Paramount Center on April 25 was packed with attendees of The Reel Life Experience, a red carpet reception event that featured live performances before an advanced screening and discussion of Dope, the new film executive produced by Sean Combs and Pharell Williams.

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    Randolph speaking at Muse & Marketplace

    Ladette Randolph, editor-in-chief of Emerson literary magazine Ploughshares, is one of several presenters at the annual Muse and the Marketplace conference for writers at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel, May 1–3.

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    Students relax with therapy dogs

    Emerson received four very furry guests on April 24, when therapy dogs arrived at the Iwasaki Library. Koda, a Newfoundland; Raven, a mini Poodle; Lexi, a mini Goldendoodle; and Sophie, a King Charles Spaniel, work for the Pet Partners Animal Therapy Program and were part of Emerson’s Cirque de De-stress, an event that offers students a break from the stress of final exams. 

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    Women consulting firm wins E3 Expo

    The first-place winner of this year's E3 Expo for student entrepreneuers was HerLaunch. Created by Manisha Tolani '16, the business venture is a unique consulting firm providing premier entrepreneurial education and access to business resources exclusively to low-income women entrepreneurs.

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    Emerson360: Community Climate Survey results released

    Emerson College released results today from its student survey, which includes responses to questions related to sexual assault and other forms of power-based violence. Emerson is only one of two colleges in Greater Boston to have conducted and released student survey results to date, and is among a limited number of colleges and universities nationwide to have done so. 

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