These classes are particularly important because they provide students with new perspectives and give them a chance to get out of their comfort zone.
“Throughout pretty much all of high school and college I was split between playing guitar in hardcore bands and being into sports,” said Doug Kyed, who is now entering his second full season as Patriots beat writer for NESN.com.
A practical perspective—gaining a look at the industry before graduating—is what several participants identified as the crucial element in the summer LA acting program.
Currently, the college doesn’t distinguish between recreational marijuana and medical marijuana use, according to the school’s drug policy. In Emerson’s eyes, McHale isn’t treating a medical problem when he lights up a joint; he’s just getting high.
Sophomore Dan Barkus made a 3D printer, a tool that can build nearly any imaginable shape.
Each of the three components of the writing, literature, and publishing major is distinct and nuanced in its own right. For the graduating class of 2014, these divides are especially poignant.
Sam Mathius and a trio of other Emerson alumni are preparing to begin traveling through South America to shoot a documentary leading up to and through the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
After 50 days, 3,363 miles, 13 states, and four flat tires, Greg Auerbach crossed the country on his bicycle and raised over $4,000 in donations for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
Mudrick balances sass on camera with a critical, professional eye off-camera, exhibiting dedication to both his role as a cast member and also as a critic of himself and the show.
Greek life is supposed to be more than just another extracurricular activity — it is meant to foster lifelong relationships. Why, after putting in the time and energy necessary to land these connections, would someone leave Greek life behind?
Images and videos of violent protests in Venezuela have surfaced in social media streams over the last two weeks, and students follow the updates — not only to find out what’s happening, but also to figure out if her friends and relatives are OK.
On Feb. 13, Facebook added an option to choose from more than 50 new gender options—from trans to intersex to gender questioning. The change allows users in the United States to mix and match one or more of those options, and more easily switch between pronouns: him, her, or they.
The school’s historically offbeat, stereotypically hipster population has been met with a counterculture of “bros” and “gym rats."
Students interested in producing or composing music often have to seek out extracurricular opportunities and develop their craft on their own time.
Robertson Kolby Woodfield was walking through Boston Common smoking his daily cigarette when a passerby gave him some unexpected news: he was breaking the law.