The Berkeley Beacon

Saturday, October 10, 2015


Artists create works out of recycleables to raise awareness

"I think that visually, Emerson students need something to look at." -Junior Lauren Feeny

Kiss and tell: Students create version of viral video

"Some people really just connected. A few of them had instant chemistry." -Freshman Corey Malone

Dating Tips: Under Pressure

Our frantic lives can make a relationship harder, but that doesn't mean love should disappear.


Springing fashion back into the past

A few Emerson fashion aficionados have also attributed many of the popular upcoming spring styles to times past—throwbacks ranging from the later 1900s to our semi-recent childhoods.

Housing hunt: Exploring Boston's neighborhoods

With basic knowledge of Boston’s neighborhoods and surrounding towns, however, it’s easier to navigate through the process, and to find a fit that meshes with your top priorities, and most importantly, your budget.

Dutch Diaries: Matters of Money

I felt like Alice, having just stepped into a less threatening but just as bizarre of a Wonderland.


Iconic women, with an Emerson update

Herstory Month, taking place from March 10 to April 5, is being hosted on campus by the sorority Sigma Pi Theta.


For teens with cancer, Emerson group plans second chance at prom

"This prom is happening in June because a handful of students got together every week and made calls, organized, and planned." -Pamela Mora, president of A Prom to Remember: Emerson


ECLA interns gain real-world experience on set, in studio

"I passed by a whole group of actors who had just finished a scene. But I had to keep my cool." -Jesse Sheehan, prop intern for Mad Men

Dating Tips

The key to being remembered for all the right reasons is to get out of the four block radius around Emerson and make the night a worthy memory.


Emerson CUPSI team competes in Denver

The crowd was silent. They were waiting for the introduction of the 2014 Emerson College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational team.

Dutch Diaries: On Amsterdam

The Dutch long ago implemented freedoms that are just beginning to be discussed in the states, like regulated prostitution, marijuana legalization, and same sex marriage.


Playing dress-up and calling it work

Trends and Tolstoy, the personal blog of a book lover, tells you how to do just that, and provides readers with anything from fashion show coverage to step-by-step tutorials.


Times columnist, now cancer-free, confronts life's interruptions

On Feb. 20, now cancer-free 25-year-old Suleika Jaouad spoke at Emerson for the second time in the past year, in the Bill Bordy Theater to a group of over 20 people.


Active Minds raises awareness about eating disorders

Emerson students practiced balancing on their left legs with their right legs bent back, knees facing down. They stretched their left arms towards the ceiling, inhaling, their right hand on their right foot.