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Emerson College's student newspaper

The Berkeley Beacon

Emerson College's student newspaper

The Berkeley Beacon

Emersons Office of International Student Affairs.
Amigos Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations encourage community
By Olivia LeDuc
September 28, 2022

Amigos, a student-led cultural organization that aims to foster Latin culture on campus, say that...

Proposed Climate Action Plan timeline.
Campus Sustainability Manager invites student feedback on sustainability initiatives
By Parker Garlough
September 28, 2022

In preparation for the development of a new Climate Action Plan at Emerson, Campus Sustainability...

Emerson students gathered together in the SPC Theater to celebrate Rosh Hashanah.
New year, new traditions: Emerson Hillel hosts Rosh Hashanah dinner
Emerson students having classes.
Nearly three years coming: Emerson’s return to a pre-pandemic classroom
By Roe Medovoi-Klotz
September 27, 2022

As Emerson begins its fall semester, students are returning to campus with fewer COVID-19 restrictions. Masks are no longer mandatory...

Illustration by Rachel Choi
Sex is an asset in or out of a relationship
By Mariyam Quaisar, Content Managing Editor, Business Managing Editor
September 28, 2022
Emersons Office of International Student Affairs.
Amigos Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations encourage community
By Olivia LeDuc
September 28, 2022

Amigos, a student-led cultural organization that aims to foster Latin culture on campus, say that commemorating Hispanic Heritage Month on campus...

Green Line D branch shuts down, first of three closures
Green Line D branch shuts down, first of three closures
By Maeve Lawler, Deputy Enterprise News Editor
September 26, 2022

The MBTA Green Line D branch closed on Sept. 24, commencing the first of three nine-day closures to allow for upgrades and maintenance. The...

When a Soul Walks by Lauren Ditullio 22.
‘When A Soul Walks’: alum turns senior thesis into debut novel
By Avieana Rivera, Correspondent
September 22, 2022

Amidst the emerging pandemic, an Emerson alum found solace, inspiration, and peace in writing a senior thesis that has now become her debut fiction...

Comedians perform at the All-Troupe show.
All-Troupe show brings out the best from Emerson’s comedians
By Jackson Bailey, Correspondent
September 22, 2022

A large crowd gathered outside the Student Performance Center last Friday night with anticipation building for “Too Loud,” the All-Troupe...

Formerly the Title IX office, Emersons Office of Equal Opportunity will address issues of discrimination, sexual violence and harassment on campus.
Office of Equal Opportunity extends Title IX reach
By Adri Pray, News Editor
September 7, 2022

The Office of Equal Opportunity will expand the scope of responsibility of the former Office of Title IX following its absorption of the office...

Emerson Womens Cross Country (Courtesy: Emerson XC)
Emerson XC pops off at Pop Crowell
By Jason Tulchin, Deputy Sports Editor
September 28, 2022
Illustration by Rachel Choi
Sex is an asset in or out of a relationship
By Mariyam Quaisar, Content Managing Editor, Business Managing Editor
September 28, 2022

Sex comes in a variety of forms—we all know that—but we can all agree that there’s a difference between making love to a significant other...

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...

From top left to bottom right: Emerson alumni Sam Crimmins, André Archimbaud, Gaby Dunn, Dustin Straube, Steven Rowley and Kasey Fielding. / courtesy
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Safe spaces, section 8 and student loan debt: Emerson alums say they (mostly) don’t regret the financial risk
By Vivi Smilgius, Editor-in-Chief
August 30, 2022

For many freshly graduated Emersonians, monthly loan payments are a harsh awakening to the real world of work—or lack thereof—as creatives....