The Berkeley Beacon

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VMA television studios to broadcast in high definition

Emerson’s two television studios now have the technology to broadcast in high definition (HD), according to Brooke Knight, chair of the visual and media arts department.
Feature

After student action, Emerson launches Bias Response Program

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Emerson is widely known as a college focused on diversity, inclusion, and liberality, but student’s recent complaints of prejudice on campus contrast this reputation.
Opinion

The rise of the real girls

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In a way, their actions represent a slow rise of behavior subversive to the gender norms that have contributed to sexism for years.
Arts

Beacon's Boston: fiction, film, and fine arts

Here are some recommended bookstores, movie theaters, and museums, as chosen by Beacon staff.
Sports

Old jerseys, new faces: Two Lions participate in the Oldtime Baseball Game

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Donning throwback uniforms and playing in an exhibition baseball game for charity had been on senior Jim Cain’s bucket list for as long as he could remember. On Aug. 27, he was finally able to cross it off.
News

Emerson tops Princeton Review list of LGBTQ-friendly colleges

Emerson has been named the most LGBTQ-friendly institution for higher education by The Princeton Review, reclaiming the position after falling to third on the list in Fall 2014.

Arts

Beacon's Boston: fiction, film, and fine arts
Here are some recommended bookstores, movie theaters, and museums, as chosen by Beacon staff.

Opinion

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The rise of the real girls
In a way, their actions represent a slow rise of behavior subversive to the gender norms that have contributed to sexism for years.

Lifestyle

Beacon's Boston: sip, sit, and shop in these spots
Check out the Beacon Staff's recommended cafes, parks, and thrift stores.

Sports

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Preparing for the NEWMAC in the Netherlands
For the first time in Emerson women’s soccer team history, a preseason trip was added to the schedule. The team traveled to the Netherlands to advance their knowledge of and skills in the game.