Author: joshua_shelor

The Next Chapter

For those of you that do not know me personally, my name is Joshua Shelor. I have spent the last two years working for the office of Parent and Family Programs. I have been here to see the office move…

College Mental Health

Emerson’s Counseling and Psychological Services (ECAPS) offers free and confidential individual, couples, and group counseling, as well as consultation and workshops. An after-hours crisis line is available for students with mental health emergencies.  A therapist may be reached 24/7 at 617-824-8595.  Last month,…

How To: On-Campus Housing

As we are reaching the end of the school year, many students are looking towards next fall and making choices that will determine where they will live for the next academic year. Next week, students staying on-campus will be choosing…

Jeans for Justice

Do you know what PBIV is? Most Emerson students are able to answer this question from the very first days of orientation.  PBIV is power-based interpersonal violence*, and this coming Thursday, Emerson College is encouraging all students to show their…

How To: Commencement 2017

As we wait in hopeful expectation of the return of warm weather and the greening of the Common, some of our students are approaching the end of their time at Emerson. With Commencement right around the corner, here are some tips and…

How To: Spring Break

Spring break is coming up right around the corner, March 4 – 12, 2017. Break options are more varied than the stereotypical beach vacations and pool parties. Whether your student already has an itinerary, is going on an “Alternative Spring Break”,…