Today, as I watched with a heart made heavy by the astonishing events unfolding in the nation’s capital this afternoon, I was reminded of what Elijah Cummings, chair of the House Oversight Committee said at a Committee hearing, one year and one month ago.
President Pelton contributed to a Wall Street Journal article that describes the changes colleges and universities are making to their spring semester academic calendars as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage across the country.
Emersonians give me hope, and they always will.
On the Mary Christie Foundation’s Quadcast podcast, President Pelton discusses young adult mental health, racial injustice, COVID-19 effects, and what we can collectively learn from 2020.
A brief reminder about the Presidential Working Group Community Forum webinar tomorrow, December 4, from 12:30 – 1:30 pm.
Announced on Tuesday, President Lee Pelton will join The Boston Foundation in June and depart Emerson after 10 years.
Dr. Lee Pelton has informed the Board that he will be leaving his position as President of Emerson College at the end of the academic year in June to accept a new role as CEO and President of The Boston Foundation.
Online response to these revised recommendations is invited, as is participation in a Community Forum on December 4.
President Pelton contributed to a GBH piece, part one of a two-part series on colleges and minority-owned businesses, which includes reaction to a GBH analysis of purchases by the Massachusetts Higher Education Consortium.
In these past eight months, our commonwealth of learning has come together like never before. With the health and safety of our community members as our top priority, we not only re-opened Emerson safely in August, we have positioned the College to thrive in a post-pandemic world.