Dear Emerson Community, As some of you may be aware, the Boston Globe recently published an editorial regarding the College’s Emerson Prison Initiative (EPI): https://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2019/02/18/offering-college-promise-those-prison/KnyOQpUJfhcasdAycacypI/story.html EPI is an extraordinary program that reasserts Emerson’s … Continue Reading Emerson Prison Initiative
Dear Emerson Community, The College has been in conversations with the City of Boston and other local officials to make plans for a parade/rolling rally should the Patriots be victorious … Continue Reading Super Bowl Preparations
Dear Emerson Community, It is with deep sadness that I write to inform you that our community has lost a beloved colleague, a brilliant leader, and a dear friend. We learned … Continue Reading Sad news regarding Maureen Murphy, Vice President for Administration and Finance
Dear Emerson Community, As many of you know, Maureen Murphy, Vice President for Finance and Administration, has faced significant health issues in the last several months. As a result, she … Continue Reading Announcement Concerning Maureen Murphy, Vice President for Finance and Administration
It has been an incredibly successful year. And yet, we cannot afford to rest on our successes. Excellence, after all, is an ongoing process. It is not about being. Rather, it is aspirational—it is about becoming.
As I remind my children, fear and ignorance – not hatred – are the world’s great twin evils. After all, hatred is born out of fear and ignorance – not the other way around.
Dear Emerson community, As the Boston Red Sox and the LA Dodgers move into Games 3, 4, and (possibly) 5 of the World Series this weekend, no matter who you’re … Continue Reading The 2018 World Series and Its Potential Impact on Campus
Students will have the opportunity to join President Pelton for an informal evening of dinner and conversation at his home, Thursday, October 11 at 5:30 p.m. Space is limited so … Continue Reading Students Invited to Dinner & Conversation with President Pelton, October 11
Dear Emerson Community, I am writing to invite you to attend the Teach-In on Race on Friday, October 12, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm starting in the Cutler Majestic … Continue Reading Invitation to Attend the Teach-In on Race, Friday, October 12
The College will open the Robert J. Orchard Stage for reflection and conversation around the Supreme Court confirmation events, Thursday, October 4 and Friday, October 5. We welcome all those who wish … Continue Reading Paramount Mainstage Open for Reflection and Conversation