Monthly Archives: December 2011

Proyecto Boston-Medellín 2011

Poster - medellín:mujeres; women:medellín. october 26; 4-8pm; bill bordy theater; 216 tremont street; meet and greet colombian artists and scholars

Emerson College & La Universidad Nacional de Colombia in Medellín have collaborated for a second time on a transnational pedagogy project called Proyecto Boston-Medellín (PBM). PBM 2011 culminated in an art exhibit in the Bill Bordy Theatre called, “MUJERES: Medellín / WOMEN:…

Making Time for the Underserved

Joel Wool with Nathan Coope, host of Drumbeat on WRBB 104.9 FM.

Joel Wool ’10 spent his Fridays this summer under a tent at small farmers’ market in Dorchester, one of Boston’s oldest, and most diverse communities. The tent was covered in banners for GreenDorchester, formerly Dorchester Environmental Health Coalition (DEHC), where Joel…

On Jumpstart

Christian Bergren-Aragon '15 with students during a Jumpstart session.

Smalls kids can be cute, but they can also be exhausting! Signing up for Jumpstart at the beginning of the year, I really didn’t know what I was getting myself into. 40 hours of training. 300 hours of service in total. On…

Imagine & Best Buddies: Semester in Review

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Imagine Students Reaching Out Mariele Ventrice ’12  Imagine Students Reaching Out, Emerson’s community service focused student organization, has been busier than ever this fall. With over 30 dedicated members contributing to the group’s service initiatives, Imagine has been able to…

The Greatest Gift

Binka Le Breton

In October, we had the pleasure of welcoming author, activist, environmentalist, and humanitarian Binka Le Breton to Emerson College. The director of the Iracambi Research Center in southeastern Brazil, Le Breton visited to discuss her nonfiction book, The Greatest Gift, the story of…