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An Emerson College Senior Traveled Across Massachusetts with His Ukulele to Record a Song

The internet has earned its bad reputation. It’s filled with obnoxious trolls, political news you just don’t want to see, and creepy targeted ads to […]

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Talking Out of School with Lee Pelton

The president of Emerson College is reshaping downtown and redefining the ivory tower.

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Emerson College Considers Global Expansion

Emerson College students may soon be able to fill their passports with stamps from four different continents without technically leaving the school’s jurisdiction. The liberal […]

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Dennis Lehane Apologizes for Using the N-Word in His Emerson Speech

Author Dennis Lehane has apologized after receiving backlash for his use of the n-word during his Emerson commencement speech Sunday. “Hurting people with the use of […]

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Watch This Dizzying 4K Timelapse of Boston, “City of Champions”

Somehow, gorgeously shot aerial footage of Boston never, ever gets old. Take, for example, “City of Champions,” a dizzying, astronaut-filled timelapse of our fair city shot […]

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Dennis Lehane Is Emerson’s 2017 Commencement Speaker

Award-winning author Dennis Lehane will deliver the Emerson College’s commencement address in May, the school announced Wednesday. Lehane, a Dorchester native, has published more than a […]

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Petition to Rename Boylston T Stop ‘Emerson College’ Gains 800 Signatures

Boston College has one. Northeastern University and Bunker Hill Community College both have one, too. Boston University has three. MIT has half of one. Students […]

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Emerson’s Colonial Theatre Will Come Back to Life in 2018

Soon, Emerson’s Colonial Theatre will be dark no longer. The ornate, historic—and in recent years, imperiled—theater finally has an operator poised to bring it back […]

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Emerson President Condemns White Nationalist Posters

After a half-dozen posters espousing white nationalism were found around the campus, Emerson College’s president is condemning the hate group’s messaging. In an email to […]

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Proposals Emerge to Transform Emerson’s Historic Colonial Theatre

Six months after school officials scrapped plans to convert the Colonial Theatre into a dining hall for students, Emerson College is considering proposals from both […]

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Jeb Bush Has Been Wandering Around Boston at Night

Since Jeb Bush bowed out of the Republican primary in February, clearing a path to the nomination for his stubby-fingered tormentor, some have wondered what the former […]

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Watch This Beautiful 4K Video of Boston Shot From a Helicopter

With all our squabbling down here at ground-level, we don’t always appreciate just how beautiful this city of ours is. Sometimes, it takes four Emerson […]

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Does ‘Boston Strong’ Mean Anything Anymore?

On April 15, 2013, two pressure cooker bombs placed near the finish line of the Boston Marathon by brothers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev detonated, killing three spectators and […]

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Watch Boston Pop-Rapper Scott Isbell’s Video for ‘Trumpified’

This post originally appeared on Vanyaland. It was only a matter of time—there is now a music video for “Trumpified.” Scott Isbell’s ode to presidential […]

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Emerson Pop-Rapper Scott Isbell Gets ‘Trumpified’

This post originally appeared on Vanyaland. Love it, hate it, or remain entirely skeptical of it—there’s no denying that Scott Isbell’s unlikely hit “Trumpified” is […]