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Emerson Won’t Convert Historic Colonial Theatre Into Dining Hall

Emerson College has scrapped its controversial plans to convert the historic Colonial Theatre into a dining hall for its students. President Lee Pelton sent a […]

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Emerson Student in Trouble for Renting Dorm Room on Airbnb

An enterprising Emerson College student is in hot water with his school after attempting to rent out his dorm room on Airbnb. Jack Worth, a […]

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USA Today Ranks Emerson, BU Among Best Journalism Schools in America

USA Today released its ranking of the top 10 journalism schools in America, with two Boston programs topping list. Emerson College took top honors, while Boston University […]

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How Much Do Debt-Strapped Graduates of Boston’s Universities Make?

Somewhere in between the 239th bowl of microwave ramen and the eighth rat darting through the illegal attic apartment in Allston, a college student in […]

Arts & Entertainment

Follow Friday: Emerson College

Follow Friday, At a Glance Connect with Emerson on social media: Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Flickr  LinkedIn  Pinterest and all those departments. No one understands social media […]

Arts & Entertainment

Emerson, BU Make The Hollywood Reporter’s Top Film Schools List

  Since 2011, The Hollywood Reporter has ranked annually the top 25 film schools in the country. Understandably, a fair number are based in LA and NYC. […]

Arts & Entertainment

Jay Leno Speaks at Emerson College Commencement, AARP’s Life@50+ Event

Former Tonight Show host Jay Leno entertained a range of audiences this weekend. On Saturday, he spoke with Whoopi Goldberg at AARP’s “Life@50+” event at […]

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Massachusetts Schools on List of Places Being Investigated for Possible Title IX Violations

Six Massachusetts colleges and universities are on a federal list of institutions being scrutinized for possibly violating the rules when it comes to reporting and handling […]

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Emerson, BU Students Are Raising Money for a Trip to the Quidditch World Cup

They did it last year, and they are hoping to do it all over again. Members of Emerson College’s Quidditch team—yes, Quidditch is a sport […]

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Hey Look, It’s Ron Burgundy at Emerson College

For today only, Emerson College has renamed its communications school the “Ron Burgundy School of Communications,” to honor the fictional TV broadcaster, played by comedian Will Ferrell, who […]

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Students, Organizations Open Their Doors To Those Who Can’t Go Home For Thanksgiving

Between long distance trips, expensive flights, and possibly some schoolwork to catch up on, a lot of students find themselves stuck on campus during  Thanksgiving […]

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Ron Burgundy to Teach Emerson College the Finer Points of Journalism

San Diego’s own Ron Burgundy is coming to Emerson College, and it’s kind of a big deal. On December 4, for one day only, Emerson […]

Arts & Entertainment

Emerson Students Recreate a Scene From ‘Orange Is the New Black’

Ahead of a special visit from one of the stars of the Netflix series “Orange Is the New Black,” students from Emerson’s school of Theatre […]

Wellness

Emerson College Participating in National Cancer Study

Emerson College has received a lot of press recently, for its students’ artistic talents, marketing campaigns, and its LGBT friendly environment, and now the college is at […]

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There Are A Lot of Haunted Colleges and Universities In Massachusetts

When it comes to ghosts and ghouls, author Renee Mallet has heard it all. “Most hauntings are pretty boring and pretty similar,” she says. “For […]