Category: How To

How To: Work Off-Campus

By: Mandy Seiner, Class of 2018 Many students find it crucial to work an internship or job during the school year and/or over the summer, as they find that it can be a source of income and give them a…

How To: Talk Like An Emersonian

As with any niche community, at Emerson there’s a good bit of slang and sayings that come with the territory. The school’s community is a big fan of nicknames and abbreviations— things that can make new students and families feel…

The First Chapter

The summer before your student begins college at Emerson can feel both years long and like it will pass in the blink of an eye. Heading off to college is not a forever-goodbye, but it is a transition and there…

How to: Off-Campus Living

You may have seen the new off-campus housing website launched by Off-Campus Student Services. It is designed to be the one-stop shop to apartment living in and around the city of Boston. Emerson community members will now have the ability to search through…

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”,…