The Berkeley Beacon

Sunday, March 1, 2015

A Quiverfull of liberals

We, liberals, feminists, torch-bearers of the freedom of choice and the sanctity of an...

The state of soy: The fraught ethics of a troublesome bean

Emerson students, if summed up in one word, are best described as "alternative." We pursue...

Christians and Lions

This bumper sticker, slapped onto an LB dorm room door, was my disturbing introduction to Emerson...

Do it for the kids

Eight-year-old Carlos sat upright in his chair. He raised his hand and began to jump up and down....

The value of Liberal Arts: Looking past the quot;gen ed checklistquot;

Emerson is not a liberal arts college in the traditional sense. Emerson's liberal arts commitment...

Emerson#039;s actions: not affirmed

Like a good number of students at Emerson, I am a white male from Connecticut-just like my...

Students hate the hate

It was a wrestling match, and I had a ringside seat. The Student Government Association hosted a...

Editor#039;s Note

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New leadership for Emerson

My name is Nick Vargas, and I am running for Student Government Association executive...

Hey SGA, what do you do?

Can I be honest for a moment? Okay.I really have no idea what you people do.It's not that I don't...

Exploits warrant a third term

My name is Scott Fisher and I'm running for re-election as SGA president because I've seen what...

Bylaws? Just get it done

In spite of its name, the Student Government Association rarely governs. The body passes...

Making the leap to L.A.

An Emerson visual/media arts diploma, coupled with a semester interning at the lower dregs of the...

Grown-ups don#039;t live in castles

I spent spring semester of last year gallivanting around Europe, shacking up in various...

The many species of Discussionus-Annoyius

ons a social ill like poverty or racism, he just needs to chime about how it's affected him...