Emerson College's student newspaper

The Berkeley Beacon

Emerson College's student newspaper

The Berkeley Beacon

Emerson College's student newspaper

The Berkeley Beacon

The Barnes and Nobles at Emerson College on Boylston St.

Waiting weeks for textbooks is unacceptable

By Editorial Board
October 21, 2020

In the midst of midterm season, some students are still waiting on one precious class material: their textbooks.  The campus bookstore has seen severe delays this semester—so much so that people...

A student walks past the Emerson College Barnes & Noble.

Bookstore sees significant delays, off-campus students and dance orgs press ahead during a COVID-era semester

By Sophia Boyce, Maximo Aguilar Lawlor, and Drew Ascione
October 20, 2020

  Today on the 172 Review, host Sophia Boyce talks to Alec Klusza to discuss issues within the college’s textbook ordering process that persist over halfway through the semester. Maximo Aguilar...

A student walks past the Emerson College Barnes & Noble.

College official denies textbook delays as shipping issues persist

By Alec Klusza, Assistant News Editor
October 20, 2020

As excessive textbook shipment delays from Emerson’s bookstore persist, the college official responsible for overseeing the store has repeatedly insisted orders are being filled on time, despite acknowledging...

The Barnes and Nobles at Emerson College on Boylston St.

Students report weeks-long delays in textbook shipments from college bookstore

By Alec Klusza, Assistant News Editor
September 23, 2020

Students have reported significant delays in receiving textbooks, more than three weeks into fall semester classes, after the ordering process was shifted online as a precaution against COVID-19. Several...

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