The Berkeley Beacon

Monday, March 30, 2015

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...

Bylaws? Just get it done

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

Editor#039;s Note

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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...

New leadership for Emerson

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

Grown-ups don#039;t live in castles

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

Making the leap to L.A.

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

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...

My Facebook fast

"Welcome to Facebook!" the home page exclaims. For the past three years, I've seen this greeting...

Socrates frowns on you, Emerson

For the true academic, there is nothing more mouth-watering than a true colloquium. Sharing...

Pick your poison. Quickly.

Those red sharpie letters on my calendar stare at me. "DEPOSIT," they read, sitting on a Monday...

A proposal for fairer tuition

Thirty years ago, my mother worked two jobs, lived at home and commuted by train two hours a day...

You#039;re not an animal

On Feb. 16, Travis the chimpanzee, who brutally mauled the friend of a 70-year-old woman who kept...