The Berkeley Beacon

Danielle Herrera

Beacon Staff

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For public school students, a taste of arts at Emerson

EmersonPathways is a free program for Boston public high school students that aims to prepare participants for college and give them the space and support to express themselves through the arts.


Touring tap dancer returns to Emerson—as student

"My mother has always supported me in everything that I do, which I am very grateful for." -Leo Manzari


Stranger than satire: courses provide peculiar perspectives

These classes are particularly important because they provide students with new perspectives and give them a chance to get out of their comfort zone.


College and career intersect during LA program

A practical perspective—gaining a look at the industry before graduating—is what several participants identified as the crucial element in the summer LA acting program.