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School of the Arts News

  • Eva Rupert

    Rupert '01 on 'Naked and Afraid'

    Eva Rupert ’01 will be on the Discovery Channel's Naked and Afraid this Sunday, March 23. It's a reality show in shich Rupert and her survival partner are dropped into the wilderness of Madagascar—with no clothes or food—for 21 days.

  • Walker

    Students learn Anita Hill story

    Students born after the Anita Hill-Clarence Thomas scandal of 1991 learned about the true impact of the event March 18 during a screening and discussion of Anita: Speaking Truth to Power with Liz Walker and Gloria White-Hammond.

  • Bill Knott

    Bill Knott, esteemed poet and longtime WLP faculty, dies

    Bill Knott, an influential American poet who spent more than 25 years teaching at Emerson College, died March 12.

  • The Whale

    Student turns in a whale of a performance

    Josephine Elwood ’15 stars in The Whale at the award-winning SpeakEasy Stage Company of Boston through April 5.

  • Emerson Accelerator

    Students’ entrepreneurial ventures to be supported by new program

    The Emerson Accelerator is an exciting new program that is designed to support the creation of student business ventures.

  • Ayad Akhtar

    Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright is in residence

    Emerson College will welcome actor, author, screenwriter, and Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright Ayad Akhtar on campus as senior artist-in-residence for the month of March.

  • Sheehan

    Emerson Channel launches in LA

    Given that the Emerson Channel has launched television careers for years, it only makes sense that the campus TV station has a presence in Hollywood at the new Emerson College Los Angeles.

  • Emerson well represented at writing conference

    A long list of faculty and alumni from the Writing, Literature, and Publishing Department led discussions and events February 26-March 1 at the annual Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) Conference & Bookfair in Seattle.


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