Events on campus: Oct. 1-7


Graphic by Ally Rzesa / Beacon Staff

By Emily Roberts

Emerson has many students and organizations that host events. This is exhibited through EmConnect’s event page. The Beacon Living Arts section went through the events for the next week and picked out a few for this week that seemed interesting.


Enjoy “Flawed Comedy”

Flawless Brown’s comedy troupe, “Flawed Comedy,” performs Monday in the Cabaret at 52 Summer St.—a discussion on queer women of color in comedy will happen, with comedy routines afterward.


Visit President Pelton

On Monday, President M. Lee Pelton will hold open student office hours at his office on the 14th floor of the Ansin Building. Each student who places their name on the waiting list will receive five to 10 minutes with the president to ask questions, voice concerns, or introduce themselves.


Attend a Lecture on “Ideology, Power, and Agency”

Sally Haslanger, a professor in the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy at MIT, will present a lecture titled “Ideology, Power, and Agency” on Tuesday in the Piano Row Beard Room. Haslanger will discuss what traditionally subordinate groups can do to regain power.


Watch Mid90s

A24 will show a free advanced screening of Mid90s, written and directed by Jonah Hill, on Wednesday. A question and answer session with cast members will follow the movie. Interested students can reserve tickets to the screening at


Stop by the Immunization Clinic

The Center for Health and Wellness plans to host an immunization clinic on Wednesday to allow students to receive required immunizations. The center will also provide vaccinations for HPV and the flu.