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Junior launches styling business for women on a budget

Junior launches styling business for women on a budget

By Taina Millsap, Living Arts Editor

March 13, 2019

Junior marketing major Elise Sanchez always loved fashion, but recently she realized that her passion within the industry was helping everyday women feel beautiful. In September 2018, Sanchez started working on a personal styling business, P.S., centered around dressing women on a budget. Sanchez...

Events on campus: Feb. 25 – March 1

Events on campus: Feb. 25 – March 1

By Katiana Hoefle, Assistant Arts Editor

February 25, 2019

Many students and organizations host events at Emerson and broadcast them on EmConnect’s event page and fliers on bulletin boards around campus. The Beacon’s Living Arts section went through the events for the next week and picked out a few that seemed interesting. A24 Film Screening On Monday, an exclusiv...

Mystic organization creates platform for Paganism

Mystic organization creates platform for Paganism

By Grace Griffin, Copy Editor

February 21, 2019

When sophomore Kyle Eber was a child, his mother came home from work one day and he immediately sensed something was wrong. Eber asked her why she was sad, even though she never mentioned it. Throughout his early life, Eber knew he was highly perceptive of people and their energies, and it ended up drawi...

Events on campus: Feb. 17 – 22

Events on campus: Feb. 17 – 22

By Katiana Hoefle, Assistant Arts Editor

February 17, 2019

Many students and organizations host events at Emerson and broadcast them on EmConnect’s event page and fliers on bulletin boards around campus. The Beacon’s Living Arts section went through the events for the next week and picked out a few that seemed interesting. Chinese Lantern Festival Resident Assista...

EBONI showcases black creators and student models at BLK Out

EBONI showcases black creators and student models at BLK Out

By Riddhima Dave

February 14, 2019

Emerson’s Black Organization with Natural Interest will drip gold at their second annual BLK Out Fashion Show on Feb. 15 at the Greene Theater. Student models will walk down the runway in black-owned fashion brands, a student musician will perform, and representatives from other black student or...

Events on campus: Feb. 10 – 15

Events on campus: Feb. 10 – 15

By Katiana Hoefle, Assistant Arts Editor

February 10, 2019

Many students and organizations host events at Emerson and broadcast them on EmConnect’s event page and fliers on bulletin boards around campus. The Beacon’s Living Arts section went through the events for the next week and picked out a few that seemed interesting. OCSS Housing Workshop Off-Campus Communit...

The EVVYs recognize student achievement regardless of gender

The EVVYs recognize student achievement regardless of gender

By May Blake

February 7, 2019

As The 38th annual EVVY Awards approach, the show will prioritize inclusivity by eliminating gendered awards and introducing non-binary categories, the executive producer said.   “This year, we really want to emphasize accessibility,” Executive Producer of The EVVYs Creative Content Division Madeleine Ho...

Events on campus: Feb. 4 – Feb. 8

Events on campus: Feb. 4 – Feb. 8

By Maria Sato

February 3, 2019

Many students and organizations host events at Emerson and broadcast them on EmConnect’s event page and fliers on bulletin boards around campus. The Beacon’s Living Arts section went through the events for the next week and picked out a few that seemed interesting. New Student Organization Interest Meetings...

Freshmen bring community service to Emerson

Freshmen bring community service to Emerson

By Taina Millsap, Living Arts Editor

January 31, 2019

Freshmen Eryn McCallum and Liza Xiao arrived on campus last semester ready to start volunteering and give back to their community both in the Greater Boston area and at Emerson. When they noticed a lack of student-run community service organizations on campus, the two students decided to start their...

Read It and Weep: Writing fan fiction shaped my adolescence

Read It and Weep: Writing fan fiction shaped my adolescence

By Katie Redefer, Copy Editor

January 29, 2019

At 12 years old, I spent most school nights in my room writing new tensions, romances, and plot twists for my Harry Potter fanfiction that I shared with fellow Hogwarts fans online. My years as a teenage fanfiction author taught me the hard work and patience that writing as an adult requires. Fanfic...

Events on campus: Jan. 26 – Feb. 1

Events on campus: Jan. 26 – Feb. 1

By Maria Sato

January 27, 2019

Many students and organizations host events at Emerson and broadcast them on EmConnect’s event page and fliers on bulletin boards around campus. The Beacon’s Living Arts section went through the events for the next week and picked out a few that seemed interesting. SGA Joint Session Meeting On Tuesday, the Student ...

Alumna takes the booze out of the bar

Alumna takes the booze out of the bar

By Caroline Broderick

January 20, 2019

As Lorelei Bandrovschi's 27th birthday neared, she asked 27 of her friends to each give her a personal challenge. She initially disliked one challenge to quit drinking for a month, but it ultimately went to inspire her to open her own alcohol-free bar five years later. “When I opened myse...