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Emerson College's student newspaper

The Berkeley Beacon

A view of Emersons campus buildings from the Boylston St. sidewalk.
‘Detailed description’ outlines expectations of next president
By Adri Pray, News Editor
July 24, 2022

The Presidential Search Committee released a “detailed description” of what qualities it seeks...

Emersons COVID-19 testing center.
Students voice concerns regarding new COVID policies in college’s first two COVID Q&A sessions
By Abigail Lee and Hannah Nguyen
July 17, 2022

Emerson’s Office of Campus Life held its second COVID-19 question-and-answer session Wednesday,...

Allen designed and sold the Emerson College shirt worn by Stranger Things character Nancy Wheeler in season four of the show. The profits are donated to victims of the Robb Elementary School shooting in Uvalde, Texas. Photo credit / Reagan Allen
Stranger Things cameo inspires student-run fundraiser for victims of Uvalde school shooting
Emerson announces new organizational structure for offices of communication, marketing, and web and digital services
Emerson announces new organizational structure for offices of communication, marketing, and web and digital services
By Maeve Lawler, Deputy Enterprise News Editor
June 17, 2022

The Office of Communications, Office of Marketing, and Office of Web and Digital Services will form a stand-alone division starting...

A love letter to the Dining Hall
A love letter to the Dining Hall
By Shannon Garrido, Multimedia Managing Editor
April 21, 2022
A view of Emersons campus buildings from the Boylston St. sidewalk.
‘Detailed description’ outlines expectations of next president
By Adri Pray, News Editor
July 24, 2022

The Presidential Search Committee released a “detailed description” of what qualities it seeks in Emerson’s next president. Shared via...

Boston Marathon runners rehydrate after finishing the race.
‘Boston is not a marathon to be trifled with’: 30,000 flocked to Monday’s race
By Bailey Allen and Adri Pray
April 21, 2022

Downtown Boston was transformed on Monday, as thousands of runners from across the world crossed the finish line of the 126th Boston Marathon—the...

Cara Connors, photographed by Sela Shiloni.
Cara Connors: layers of a comedian
By Karissa Schaefer, Emerson Los Angeles Bureau Chief
June 8, 2022

Not long after their first 15 North American shows, stand-up comedian Cara Connors will return to the stage on June 9 at The White Bull Tavern...

The Title IX office has been located within the Social Justice Center since 2014 after an external group of lawyers examined the colleges Title IX policies and practices.
Sonia Jurado announced as Emerson’s new Title IX coordinator
By Adri Pray, News Editor
April 5, 2022

Sonia Jurado will become Emerson’s new associate vice president for access and equity and Title IX coordinator on May 9, as announced by a...

Michael Bay
Someone call an ambulance for Michael Bay’s new action flick
By Charlie Ambler, Deputy Copy Editor
April 21, 2022

Someone call an ambulance, but not for Michael Bay! Because his career is alive and well.  Upon watching Bay’s latest action movie,...

Emersons testing site at Tufts Medical Center.
Emerson's COVID-19 protocols for spring semester warrant criticism
By Editorial Board
January 13, 2022

With students already back on campus and in-person classes officially starting on Jan. 18, COVID-19 cases are bound to continue their rise. Given...

Letter to the Editor: A Blue Valentine’s Day at Emerson
Letter to the Editor: A Blue Valentine’s Day at Emerson
By The Emerson Staff Union Bargaining Team
February 14, 2022

It is easy to love Emerson. Talented students, brilliant faculty, committed staff: great people. We see individuals learn and grow on our campus,...

Michelle Yeoh as Evelyn Wang. Courtesy of A24.
‘Everything Everywhere All at Once’ shows its audience how to fight with love
By Marcus Cocova, Multimedia Managing Editor
April 13, 2022

Everything Everywhere All at Once is undoubtedly a masterpiece. Writers and directors Dan Kwan and Daniel Scheinert have leaped from the simple...

A Thanksgiving on-campus: a guide to an improvised feast on campus
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A Thanksgiving on-campus: a guide to an improvised feast on campus
By Lucia Thorne, Layout Editor
February 4, 2022

Turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, and cranberry sauce piled high on plates across a long table have come to symbolize thanksgiving — a holiday...

Frankie’s Declassified Thanksgiving Survival Guide
Frankie’s Declassified Thanksgiving Survival Guide
February 4, 2022
We need to examine the tragic history of this popular holiday
We need to examine the tragic history of this popular holiday
February 4, 2022