The Berkeley Beacon

Sunday, March 1, 2015


Creating an art community, one stream at a time

Spencer Cold, a freshman at Emerson College, is a co-founder of a proposed website with a multimedia streaming service.

Finding humanity in The Act of Killing

Jasper Yeo reviews 2014 Oscar Best Documentary nominee The Act of Killing, now available for streaming on Netflix.


Not your average history lesson: ArtsEmerson debuts new show We Are Proud to Present...

ArtsEmerson presents a bold new theater experience.


The dream lives on: Students, faculty honor Martin Luther King Jr. with readings

Emerson celebrates Martin Luther King Day with a week of events, including a reading with students and faculty.

My favorite literary Twitter feeds of 2013

Columnist Blake Campbell writes about his favorite literary Twitter feeds of 2013.

The underappreciated used CD bins

Music columnist Nina Corcoran explains the secret treasures and hidden gems of a used CD bin.


Queen of the castle

Junior Darian Carpenter glams up his life as drag alter ego Anya B. Heinz.


Back to school: Students' web series follows exploits of high school drama

Emerson students offer comedic web series focusing on high school drama class.

Self-indulgence and the literature of the internet

Columnist Blake Campbell offers his opinion how the internet is affecting literature, focusing on blogger and poet Megan Boyle.

Producer Richard Arlook screens new film

Bright Lights hosts Emerson alum Richard Arlook, now a producer, to screen his new film Goats.


Watching The Watchmen: Senior's photo exhibit examines Big Brother

Senior Rebecca Isenhart presented the creative aspect of her honors thesis, a photo installation, this past Monday night.


Model Behavior: 10 male students strut down runway for Emerson's Next Top Model

Fashion Society Hosts the annual Emerson's Next Top Model.

Why 10-minute songs are better than TV shows

Music columnist Nina Corcoran argues that 10-minute songs are better than single TV show episodes.


Mixing music with movement in The Body Project

Misha Lambert provided The Mercutio Troupe with her genre fusing theater piece, The Body Project.


Noteworthy hits the high notes

A capella group Noteworthy gave their first performance of the school year this past Saturday night in the Cabaret.