It seems to be a flaw in human instinct that we are so inherently drawn to being right, that we often choose to cling painfully tight to our false beliefs rather than accept being wrong.
Articles are more than archives: They transport stories, the triumphs and tears of real people affected in real ways.
So many 18-34 year olds fundamentally do not understand that the reported stories they share on Twitter and the commentary they post to Facebook costs real dollars to produce, expenses they aren’t always contributing to.
The onus is clear: Emerson must spend significantly more resources on cultural competency training for students, professors, and staff alike.
Hillary Clinton demonstrates that we have progress to make, even within the world of feminism.
Beyond its insensitivity, the biggest artistic failure of “Resident Advisors”—filmed at Emerson Los Angeles—is being unfunny.
As a school that prides itself on progressive thinking and innovation, we should continue to make larger efforts to improve our recycling program as a whole.
With graduation looming, there’s always the fear that we’ll miss something, that one day we’ll wish we could go back or do things differently.
The task of censorship has become almost as impossible as our attempts at regulating the internet, as movies, TV, and social media have all become intertwined.
Except for self-promotion, it's hard to see what the college gains by giving out these quasi-fake degrees—degrees that would cost normal students real money.
The fact that it’s taken approximately four years for Apple to create these diverse emojis reveals a lot about cultural visibility—namely, who does and doesn’t belong in which technological spaces.
It’s abundantly clear that Ivy League institutions suffer from the same problems as the rest of the nation’s colleges.
But the ECCash system’s antiquated requirements and arbitrary division from Board Bucks mean students likely won’t be whipping out their Emerson IDs anytime soon.
This is more than cyberbullying. These are specific threats launched at women for sharing their opinions, a gendered form of harassment that after-school specials don’t address.
Identities are not mutually exclusive and they all tell different stories that might make us feel that sometimes, there is no space where we can “check” all of our “boxes.”