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  • From left: Pam Abdy '95, Paige Newman '14, faculty member Jennifer Vandever, and Felicia Pride MA '05

    Women in Entertainment Alumni Share Career Advice

    At a Women in Entertainment forum held March 30 at Emerson College Los Angeles, alumni panelists shared career tips and encouraged the next generation of storytellers to make inroads into the entertainment industry. 

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    Emerson Students Bring First TEDx Event to Campus

    Emerson College will host its first TEDx event around the theme “Evolution Through Expression,” on Saturday, April 9, 1:00-3:00 pm, in the Tufte Performance and Production Center.

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    “It’s All True” Brings Out the Best in Student Documentaries

    The “It’s All True” Documentary Showcase, a selection of documentary films made by Emerson students and sponsored by the Department of Visual and Media Arts, will take place Wednesday, April 6, 7:00-10:00 pm, in the Bright Family Screening Room at the Paramount Center.

  • Alden Jones

    Emerson Faculty Honored for Excellence in Teaching

    David Kishik, assistant professor of philosophy, won the Helaine and Stanley Miller Award for Outstanding Teaching; Alden Jones, affiliated faculty in writing, won the Alan L. Stanzler Award for Excellence in Teaching; and Rhiannon Luyster, assistant professor of communication disorders, won the Alumni Award for Teaching and Innovation.

  • Autism awareness Paramount

    April Events Look to Teach Emerson About Autism

    Community members will have a chance to learn more about autism throughout the month of April, when Emerson College celebrates Autism Awareness Month with a full slate of events that aim to educate, entertain, and enlighten. The campaign is sponsored by the Disability Services Office, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, and the Communication Sciences and Disorders Department.

  • Yasser Munif and Robin Yassin-Kassab

    Authors Urge West to Listen to Syrian Voices

    Robin Yassin-Kassab and Leila Al-Shami, authors of Burning Country: Syrians in Revolution and War, spoke to an audience of Emerson students and faculty on March 30 about the failure of the West to acknowledge the complete picture.

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    Sorority Raises Money for Breast Cancer Support

    This year's Ribbons on the Runway fundraiser will be held at the Ritz-Carlton Boston Common on Sunday, April 3, 4:00 pm, and will benefit Sharsheret, a nonprofit that supports Jewish women and families battling breast cancer. 

  • Ernest Shackleton Loves Me

    Emerson Has Leading Role in IRNE Nominations

    Eleven Performing Arts faculty and alumni, and nine ArtsEmerson productions have been nominated for Independent Reviewers of New England (IRNE) Awards, which honor the best in theater across the region’s large, mid-size, and fringe companies.


Events Calendar

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