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Two Professors Receive Innovation Grants for Fall 2012 Semester

December 19, 2012
Claudia Castañeda and Tamera Marko

The Office of Service Learning and Community Action supports community-based creative projects through Service Learning Innovation Grants. Innovation grants are intended to enrich the liberal arts experience for students and to help Emerson share resources with and learn from local communities in the spirit of collaboration. Two professors received grants for course projects this semester.…

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SLCA Sponsors Art Exhibit in Iwasaki Library

April 30, 2012
Reference desk in the Iwasaki Library with art work in background.

by Suzanne Hinton The Office of Service Learning and Community Action invites you to view the art exhibit in the Iwasaki Library during April and May. The show consists of a series of photographs from work by Estephanie Vásquez, a multimedia artist from Medellín, Colombia. The work explores themes of industrialization and its brutal impact on local brick-makers and everyday…

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Proyecto Boston-Medellín 2011

December 21, 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: Medellín,” that debuted in a simultaneous live broadcast in Boston and Medellín. The exhibition featured…

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