Tag: skills

Don’t Misunderstand Me…

    Excuse Me, Can You Repeat That? How to Communicate in the U.S. as an International Student by Scholar-in-Residence Cathryn Cushner Edelstein is due to be published Fall 2012 by Five Star Publications, Inc. This book explores the most…

New iGrad Transition Leadership Program

      During the month of August, the iGrad (international graduate) Transition Leaders will contact all incoming international graduate students before they leave their native countries to come to Emerson College. Directed by Scholar-in-Residence Cathryn Edelstein from the Communication…

Advocacy and the Community

This past year, Cathryn Edelstein, Scholar-in-Residence in the Communication Studies Department, worked with students enrolled in two sections of Argument and Advocacy taught by Professors Michael Weiler and Kathi-Anne Reinstein, on projects involving nonprofits. The students worked with staff and…

Earning your badge

  When I was little, I belonged to the Girl Scouts. I was a proud member and enjoyed every aspect of what it meant to be a part of that organization: doing community service projects, going on fun and educational…

dear boss, thx for ur help!

One of the most valuable lessons I’ve learned for my professional life is business etiquette. The way you communicate with professionals is much different than the way you communicate with friends and family. When you’re young, it can be really…