Press Releases

  • Ayad Akhtar

    Pulitzer Prize-Winning Artist Ayad Akhtar

    Emerson College welcomes acclaimed actor, author, screenwriter, and Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright Ayad Akhtar on campus as senior artist-in-residence.

  • Emerson Los Angeles

    Emerson Los Angeles Gala

    A week-long series of events—starting with a ticketed gala on Saturday, March 8—will celebrate the grand opening of Emerson Los Angeles (ELA), a spectacular new academic and residential facility that will enable the College to significantly expand its contribution to the city and to the entertainment and communication industries.

  • ProArts Consortium Receives Grant

    ProArts Consortium and member institution Emerson College announced today a $140,000 grant from the Barr Foundation to support strategic planning for ProArts as well as a series of conversations about arts and arts education. 

  • Oppositional Realities Opens at Huret & Spector

    On Thursday, January 16, Oppositional Realities, a new exhibition will open at the Huret & Spector Gallery on the Emerson campus. The exhibition explores the connections between artistic works, space, and culture. 

  • Emerson College Welcomes Ron Burgundy to Campus

    On Wednesday, December 4, Emerson College will name its School of Communication, for one day only, the “Ron Burgundy School of Communication” in honor of legendary anchorman Ron Burgundy.

  • Sculptor Bálint Bolygó's First U.S. Exhibitions

    Boston Cyberarts and Emerson College are jointly presenting the inaugural American exhibitions of the work of sculptor Bálint Bolygó at the Boston Cyberarts Gallery in Jamaica Plain and at Emerson’s Huret & Spector Gallery in Boston.

  • George Knight

    George Knight joins 88.9 WERS-FM

    Emerson College’s radio station WERS announced today that George Knight will join the station as co-host of its morning show, starting August 1, 2013.

  • Emerson gifted $2 million in aid

    Media Executives Leo Hindery Jr. and Patti Wheeler Hindery make largest gift for financial aid in Emerson College’s history.


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