The Berkeley Beacon

Friday, November 24, 2017

Raising the Dean#039;s List requirement is not welcome by all

Simply raising academic standards doesn't necessarily provide a more "rigorous" or "challenging"...

Drug-free weekend offers sober merrymaking

The events, which ran from Thursday, Jan. 25 to Sunday, Jan. 29, were designed to encourage...

Academic changes affect students#039; honors

The department of Academic Affairs asked teh Academic Policy Committee, whose voting members are...

Maintenance problems plague Piano Row

The piano row dorm suffered water damage when a pipe burst on Jan. 17. While damage to the...

RGGI puts cap on emissions in Mass

The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) places limits on the amount of carbon dioxide that...

Beacon News Briefs

EVERETT, Wash. - Marshall Byers, 28, was charged in December with attempted murder of his...

Gym closed due to flooding

Water leaked into the first basement floor on Friday night and damage equipment in Frames Per...

Higher standards are a welcome improvement

The changes to the Dean's List and Latin Honors requirements.Our View:A more rigorous standard...

Public Safety Log

Security at 120 Boylston St. reported a bird flying around the sixth floor. Police called...

Bookstore to open in Feb.

Next semester could start out much the same. Now the official opening of the store has been...

Emerson#039;s sorry excuse for a library

Dear Editor,It is unbelievable to me that I am on campus at 10 a.m. on the Sunday before finals...

City to evaluate bouncers

In light of the brutal slaying of 24-year-old Boston woman Imette Saint-Guillen in New York...

Students encounter registration trouble

This year, some are having problems getting into ones they need.Lauren Schumacher, a sophomore...

Rethinking Emerson#039;s course evaluations

Our view: They need to be reformed in a host of other ways.This semester marks the first time...

SGA elects new class reps

correspondent who voted the night the polls opened, said she was disappointed with freshman...