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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 […]

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Which Massachusetts Schools Offer a Bad Return on Investment?

The Daily Beast released a series of slideshows ranking colleges on various criteria, and two of their most interesting lists were those that ranked schools […]

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Life Among Friends

Emmy-winning TV executive Kevin Bright (Friends, anyone?) shares his view from the top of the Hub in his penthouse unit of the Residences at W Boston. In May, the Emerson alumnus was designated the senior executive director and founding director of Emerson College’s new Los Angeles Center.

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An Emerson Student Drew on Her Leg and Got Internet Famous

Emerson College student Jody Steel has her thigh—sorry, eye—on becoming a famous artist, and to get her name out there, she’s been practicing her craft […]

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A Guy From Kayak.com Wants You To Stop Using Facebook For One Month

Kayak.com CTO Paul English is taking a break from Facebook—arguably one of the biggest vices for eating up personal time, and he’s asking others to […]

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Samantha Russo, Miss New Hampshire and Emerson Alumnae, Will Compete For Miss America Title

Samantha Russo, a very recent graduate of Emerson College, is making big moves in the world of beauty pageants. The 2012 grad and Nashua, New Hamp., […]

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Emerson College Students Honored by MTVu for ‘Boston Strong’ Marathon T-Shirt Campaign

MTVu—the alternative MTV network targeted toward the college and university communities—has announced that starting this Sunday, August 18, and throughout the week until the MTV Video […]

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‘Anita Bryant’: Rapper, Emerson Grad Comes Out In New Song

For the entirety of his musical career, emcee F. Virtue kept his life as a gay man, and life as an aspiring rapper, in two […]

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Emerson Ranked Most LGBT-Friendly School in the Country

The annual and prestigious Princeton Review came out this week and nearly every college in the nation was clambering—so much so that the Review’s website […]

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Emerson Students That Coined ‘Boston Strong’ Phrase Organizing Giant Photo Shoot at Copley

Two Emerson College students who helped raise nearly $1 million for the One Fund through T-shirt sales are trying to rally supporters who have the […]

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Transgender Emerson Student Gets His Surgery Covered After All

Donnie Collins, the Emerson student whose fraternity brothers helped raise more than $20,000 to cover the cost of his top surgery, has learned that his […]

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An Emerson Frat Crowdsourced Funds for a Trans Brother’s Surgery

Emerson sophomore Donnie Collins is a female-to-male transgender student scheduled for a top surgery—a double mastectomy and chest reconstruction—this May. When Emerson’s insurance policy declined […]

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James Franco, Short Story Writer

You know who James Franco is, right? He’s been a star in the Spiderman movies and even an Oscar nominee for credibly cutting off his […]

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Happy 'Porgy and Bess' Day!

Hello everyone, and Happy Porgy and Bess Day! Wait, you didn’t get the memo? Actually, we only got it here late Thursday afternoon, but it’s […]