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Chloe Ramos

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Feminist website editors tackle gender with new satirical book

"We get to portray things in a way that women are thinking about in their day-to-day lives." ­—Beth Newell, co-founder of Reductress

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Freshman leads Portland alt-rock band from Boston

At 19, freshman writing, literature and publishing major Timothy Jordan is already a published children’s book author and lead singer of the band One11Twenty.

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Pink Taco hosts first woman-focused soiree of the semester

The dreamy setting and accompanying artwork kicked off Pink Taco’s Sensitive Soiree, an event showcasing 14 Emerson storytellers, filmmakers, musicians, and more, to celebrate those who identify within the female spectrum and their art.

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Camera crunch time: get ready for the 48 Hour Film Fest

With the fall semester beginning and students getting back into the swing of things, Emerson students already have busy schedules. They’re rushing to finish homework, class projects, and in the case of this weekend, a short film at breakneck speed.