School of Communication

School of Communication News

  • Global Communication

    Expert in global communication advises Emersonians

    Joachim Kuss, director of communications for Zeiss Vision Care, is visiting Emerson for a week and will be an invited lecturer in several graduate and undergraduate classes in Communication Studies and Marketing.

  • Politics in Sports panel

    Panelists Address the Role of Politics in Sports

    A panel of communications experts explored the various layers of politics in sports and how it relates to issues of gambling, domestic violence, and gender and sexuality in “Politics of Sports,” held Thursday, October 20, in Emerson College’s Semel Theater.

  • Final debate watch panel

    Final Presidential Debate Watch Opens Global Summit on Politics, Sports Communication

    As she reflected on her coverage of the 1968 presidential race between Richard Nixon, Hubert Humphrey, and George Wallace, Emerson Distinguished Journalist-in-Residence Carole Simpson said she thought she’d never see another presidential race like it in her lifetime – until this year.

  • Global Summit

    Emerson to Host Global Summit on Politics, Sports, Civic Engagement

    Politicians and political strategists, Nepali journalists, and academics from Emerson and around the world will converge on the College October 19-22 for a Global Summit on Politics, Sports, and Civic Engagement.

  • Bob Dylan in Toronto

    Tim Riley on Dylan’s Nobel Prize

    Emerson College Today asked Assistant Professor of Journalism and NPR critic Tim Riley about the announcement Thursday, October 13, that the Swedish Academy is awarding the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature to Bob Dylan.

  • Carla Gualdron '12

    Alumna Leading Teen Journalism Program That Inspired Her

    On September 6, Carla Gualdron '12 became program director of Teens in Print, guiding a new generation of young writers in their reporting, their writing, and, if she has anything to do with it, their future careers as journalists.

  • Presidential debate panel

    Panelists Debate Election Coverage Before Candidates Debate Issues

    Distinguished Journalist-in-Residence Carole Simpson appeared on a panel Monday night with Trump regional campaign field coordinator Bill McCarthy and former Clinton administration communication strategist Fred Baldassaro ’96 to introduce the first presidential debate between Trump and Hillary Clinton to the fiery crowd.

  • Coleman Bender

    Retired Communications Professor Bender a Classroom Innovator

    Coleman C. Bender, a longtime Emerson College faculty member known for his engaging classroom presence and his innovative Interpersonal Communication course among others, died June 30 in Boca Raton, Florida, at the age of 95.