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Emerson Closed

The College will be closed today, Monday, February 8 for day and evening classes. 

Due to National Weather Service predictions for hazardous conditions beginning mid-morning, the College is closing for the safety of our campus community and employees.

The College’s dining facilities will be open and operating on a normal schedule.  The Iwasaki Library will be open until 11pm.


Alumna profiled on a Forbes.com

December 08, 2011

Alumna Shira Lazar ’04 was recently profiled on a Forbes.com blog about female leaders called “More Seats.”

Shira Lazar

Shira Lazar '04 is the host and creator of the show What's Trending.

Lazar is the host and executive producer of the weekly live interactive show and 24/7 news hub What’s Trending. She is also the host and creator of the of YouTube talk show Partners Project, interviewing the biggest YouTube stars. Previously named one of Fast Company’s 2011 Most Influential Women in Technology and Huffington Post’s “Women in Tech to follow on Twitter,” Lazar has been the face of the biggest live-streams on the web, including the Oscars and the Grammys.

“Not only is Shira a powerhouse in her own right, but she is also a pioneer in the field,” says Forbes’s Leslie Bradshaw. She “is building her own media company and reporting on the way media continues to evolve all at the same time.”