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  • Urbonaite

    Project by Urbonaite ’16 in Berlin film festival

    A film project by Gabriele Urbonaite ’16 is one of only nine worldwide selected for a workshop at the Berlin International Film Festival in Germany, which begins this Thursday, February 5.

  • Blanco

    Richard Blanco, 5th inaugural poet of U.S., visits Emerson

    Emerson students received some sound advice on February 4 from one of poetry’s most accomplished individuals. Richard Blanco, the fifth inaugural poet of the United States, paid the College a visit for a reading of his work and a discussion with students. 

  • Weiss

    Director Glenn Weiss of Peter Pan Live! visits ELA

    An 11-time Emmy Award winner, Weiss came to Emerson College Los Angeles on January 21 to discuss the challenges of directing live television musicals.

  • Interns

    Entertainment internships focus of alumni talk

    Six successful alumni offered internship advice during a panel discussion for students at Emerson College Los Angeles on January 13. 

  • Perrone

    Futurama writer shares insights at ELA

    Futurama writer Patric Verrone shared insights on working for animated television when he spoke to students from Prague who were visiting Emerson Los Angeles on January 8.

  • Beaty

    I Dream: Boston civic arts program launches

    At the Paramount Center’s Mainstage on January 12, songs, poetry, and personal stories helped kick off I Dream: Boston, a three-year civic engagement program with award-winning writer and performer and artist-in-residence Daniel Beaty. 

  • ELA move in

    ELA students move in, practice driving

    Students attending Emerson Los Angeles for the Spring 2015 semester moved into their new West Coast home on January 10 and 11. The cloudy and rainy weather didn’t stop families from enjoying the ELA building, where 195 students will reside.

  • Benoit Denizet-Lewis

    Denizet-Lewis film premiering at Sundance

    Assistant Professor Benoit Denizet-Lewis is attending the Sundance Film Festival for the premiere of I Am Michael, a film starring James Franco based on a New York Times Magazine article Denizet-Lewis authored.


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