News anchors, comedians, educators, pastors, and judges — Emerson alumnae have been the first to do many things.
Donzaleigh Abernathy ’80 learned about courage through a firsthand view of the Civil Rights Movement.
From Birth of a Nation to Spike Lee, and everything in between.
“I’m convinced that laughter adds time to one’s life, and no one has made me laugh harder than Carol Burnett.”
Taylor McMahon ’16 created Arts for Alz to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association.
For Black History Month (and the rest of the year), we compiled a sampling of novels, essay and poem collections, journalism, YA books, films, and TV series produced by Emerson faculty and alumni.
We wanted to know what Lions have held on to, so in an Emerson Mafia Facebook post, the question was posed: What branded keepsakes do you have from your time at Emerson?
Sam Cornish was Boston’s first poet laureate and a guide and mentor to generations of young voices as a longtime Emerson faculty member.
Emerson’s Social Justice Academy this year is highlighting the conversation around mass incarceration and abolition, hosting a variety of events that will run through March 8.
Brandon Lebel ’21, a Media Arts Production major with a focus in audio post-production and minors in Music History and Culture and Psychology, interned with Ugly Duck from August to December 2020.