The Berkeley Beacon

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

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After 51 years of teaching, Hollingworth feels ‘wiser than ever’

"I'm terribly paternalistic and I love my students and live through them vicariously." -J.E. "Ted" Hollingworth, communcations professor

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Art of impermanence: Student makes evanescent Expo works

"I think the fact that it can't and won't last makes it special." -Ben Patterson, sophomore writing, literature, and publishing

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Student barista learns the fine art of all things caffeinated

"When you're in the zone and tapped into that energy it's really cool, you feel like you can handle anything. I like it because its a go, go, go environment." -Junior Henry Krause

Grungy garments and personalized plaid: Student develops and runs hand-sewn clothing line

"I wanted to have a flannel with an image on it, and I had no idea how I was going to do it. So I found an image of Satan, and I sewed it on. I learned how to use a sewing machine in, like, twenty minutes." -Warren Lotas, creator of Bill clothing line.

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Emerson celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month

"I think its important to remind us where we came from." -Freshman Gabriela Medina

Comedians, quidditch, and cheerleaders, oh my: Unrecognized organizations seek exposure, new recruits

"The purpose of the Alt Org Fair is to give non-recognized groups a chance to advertise themselves." -Sophomore Jess Morse

Putting the “me” in comedy: Improv jam develops skills

"A lot of people were taking risks, which always makes everything more fun." -Sophomore Isabella Boettcher

Runaway trolley leads first Emerson Ethics Lecture Series talk

"Torture is a cancer that spreads quickly and changes the entire culture." -Gregory Fried, Suffolk University chairman

A look inside boxes, relationships, and a BFA student film

"This whole story is a personal story without necessarily being personal," said senior Paul Lazo, the film's director and co-writer.

Dating Tips: Summer lovin' or summertime sadness?

"No one wants to hear that his or her relationship is doomed, but there is a good chance yours is.”

Students receive job offers from Blue Jays Unlimited, Dreamworks

While graduation is swiftly approaching and Emerson seniors are eagerly preparing to enter their first full-time jobs, “do something you’re passionate about” has become a popular mantra.

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From Cheeto dust to zoo parking lots, Film II students get creative

"Everyone has an opportunity to put their own creative stamp on the project." -Professor Jared Gordon