We write today to share the sad news that Professor Emeritus Manny Paraschos, who was instrumental in developing the College’s Print Journalism program and was the College’s first Graduate Journalism Program Director, has passed away after a brief illness.
The College is highlighted in MovieMaker’s annual top 25 film schools in the U.S. and Canada list for Outstanding Screenwriting Training.
Marketing Communication affiliated faculty and producer Nerissa Williams Scott provided insight into the SAG-AFTRA strike, nearly three months after the Writers Guild of America began theirs, marking an unprecedented time in the industry.
Visual and Media Arts assistant professor and SAG-AFTRA member Michael Ryan weighed in on the latest strike in the entertainment industry.
Marketing Communication Professor Kristin Lieb contributed to a piece about recent bad fan behavior at live concerts, in which female artists were hit by objects.
Assistant professor Deion Hawkins writes for the academic news site The Conversation about how Black transwomen have been at the forefront of the movement for equal rights, though not accurately represented throughout history.
Associate professor and Director of the Emerson Prison Initiative Mneesha Gellman contributed to a piece for GBH News regarding the need for more access to educational programs for incarcerated people in Massachusetts.
Barrier Breakers: From Jackie to Pumpsie, which opened on Juneteenth, tells the story of the integration of Major League Baseball
Emerson Los Angeles was recently showcased on KCAL News’ segment, Look At This!, filming the exterior of the Sunset Boulevard campus from the air.
Communication Studies associate professor Vincent Raynauld weighed in on a TechNewsWorld piece examining a study recently released on the effect of social media influencing the Silicon Valley Bank bank run.