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Sarah Hope

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New position to focus on student care

Amanda Turnley, former senior associate director of housing and residence life, took on the newly-created position of Director of Assessment, Care and Case Management at the beginning of the month.

New members and appeals in SGA

Emerson’s chapter of Active Minds received funds for a trip to a national conference from the Student Government Association on Oct. 20.

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Thoreau-ly inspired professor creates app to celebrate green spaces

Paul Turano is aiming to enhance the Boston park experience with his new app, “Wander Wonder Wilderness.”

SGA addresses medical marijuana

Representatives from the Emerson College Police Department and the Office of Student Conduct spoke at Tuesday’s Student Government Association meeting.

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Inspiring young readers, one Youtube video at a time

Sasha Alsberg has a following of over 200,000 on Youtube.

SGA appoints new members

Two key appointments were made to the Student Government Association at their meeting Tuesday.

SGA appoints new leaders, handles appeals

The first Student Government Association joint session meeting of the semester was held on Sept. 8. The organization appointed five members to positions, four of whom were returning members.