The Berkeley Beacon

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Recyclemania results

Emerson placed 113th out of 256 in the annual Recyclemania competition and increased its recycling rate to 30 percent from 17 percent last year.

Professor awarded Pulitzer

Megan Marshall, a writing, literature, and publishing professor, won a Pulitzer Prize for biography.

BU sophomore found dead in dorm

A Boston University sophomore was found dead in his dorm room Monday morning, according to The Boston Globe.

SGA grants Acappellics Anonymous and Atlas Magazine appeal money

SGA unanimously approved $148.82 and $2,596 appeals for Acappellics Anonymous and Atlas Magazine, respectively.


Students will run Boston Marathon as bandits, again

Unregistered runners — or bandits — are a part of the Boston Marathon’s history, and a common way for Emerson runners to participate in the 26.2-mile feat.


After 2 decline, Solomon elected SGA president

Emily Solomon will be the SGA’s president for the upcoming school year after receiving 12 votes, out of 112 total, in the election two weeks ago.

Elected candidate for SGA president declines seat

Navidra Hardin received the most write-in votes for the SGA executive president seat, but he told the Beacon he won’t be accepting his presidency because of an internship.

Harvard student dies after falling from building

A sophomore at Harvard University died on Monday at Massachusetts General Hospital from injuries sustained after falling from a building near the New England Aquarium on Sunday.

Women’s Leadership Summit

Over 100 Emerson students, faculty, and staff have posed with a sign that reads, “I’m with a feminist,” for a week-long photo campaign hosted by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion.

Trustee, alum dies after lifetime of service to deaf community, college

Helen Carlotta Rose, an Emerson trustee emerita and 1938 graduate, died at her Palm Beach, Fla. home on March 23.

Emerson grads, producers of Hollow win Peabody

Hollow, the documentary produced by Emerson graduates Elaine McMillion Sheldon and Jeff Soyk, won the prestigious Peabody Award, which recognizes excellence in storytelling.

Public Safety Log - April 10, 2014

Emerson College Police Department's crime log from April 1 to April 8.

SGA will present proposal to reform Sodexo’s dining services

The Student Government Association unanimously approved an initiative asking the Emerson administration to improve dining services.

Fashion and lifestyle magazine granted appeal money for printing

em Magazine received $6,010.54 in an appeal from SGA to cover printing costs for its spring issue.

Business courses double for fall

The college has doubled the number of courses available for business studies and entrepreneurial studies minors for next semester, reflecting an increased student interest in those courses.