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    Boston teens create websites at Emerson

    Communication Studies students this week celebrated a semester-long project at the Bird Street Community Center in Boston in which they helped teens and pre-teens develop personal websites as a way to promote youth empowerment and expression.

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    Journalism offers data visualization class

    Students in Assistant Professor Catherine D’Ignazio’s data visualization course are learning how to go beyond reading Excel spreadsheets to use data to tell stories. The approach gives students a new perspective, thus preparing them for new responsibilities as journalists.

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    Upright Citizens Brigade vet visits ELA

    Ten Emerson College Los Angeles students recently received a personal lesson in improvisational comedy from Bart Folkerts, a veteran of the Upright Citizens Brigade.

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    Internet hides sex trafficking, experts say

    A panel of experts, including a woman who identifies as a survivor of the sex trafficking industry in Boston, took an in-depth look at the horrors that lurk within the booming underground trade after a screening of Lakshmi in the Paramount Center on December 2.

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    Alumni work for Peter Pan Live!

    At least six Emerson alumni are working behind the scenes of Peter Pan Live! — the live television broadcast of the storied theatrical production set to air on NBC on Thursday, December 4.

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    ELA student forges path outside music journalism

    Taylor Markarian ’15 forges her own path outside of music journalism

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    Kids with hearing loss learn from scholar

    Megan Evans, MS ’15, is this year's Decibels Scholar in Communication Sciences and Disorders, allowing her more time to work with hearing impaired children in Emerson's Thayer Lindsley Program.

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    Malcolm Rogers accepts David Brudnoy Award

    Members of the Phi Alpha Tau fraternity and Emerson President Lee Pelton presented Museum of Fine Arts director Malcolm Rogers with the David Brudnoy Memorial Award on November 21.

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From workshops to lectures, dances to live productions, the Events Calendar features the latest campus happenings. View the calendar »