Author: nancy_howell

Introducing: Ask the Archivist

“Ask the Archivist” is a new column on the blog. Christina Zamon (Iwasaki Library) will answer your questions about the Archives and its collections. Send your questions to people@emerson.edu. What can I see in the Archives? I often have requests from…

Emerson in the Community

Seven staff members volunteered with the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway Conservancy on September 23. It was a perfect day to beautify Chinatown Park. Mandy Darnell (Development and Alumni Relations) joined Communications and Marketing staffers Nikki Leete Barrell, Chuck Dunham, Nancy…

September New Faces

A warm welcome to September’s new hires: Yoel Cassell, Student Engagement Manager, ArtsEmerson Julie Choi, Assistant Director, Summer Programs, Professional Studies Joshua DeClemente, Network and Systems Developer, Information Technology Andrew Donahue, Assistant Director, Student Life Peter Khalil, Police Officer, ECPD…

Ergonomics for Everyone Workshop

Human Resources is offering an Ergonomics for Everyone Workshop for staff and faculty on Friday, October 2, 12:00–1:00 pm, in the Human Resources Training Room (Transportation Building, 8 Park Plaza, 2nd Floor). This session teaches participants how to reduce strain…

Congratulations

Will Rogan (IT) and Silvia Nastasio were married on August 20, in Ispica (Sicily), Italy.

Profile: Alayne Fiore

Alayne Fiore is a member of the exclusive Emerson “quadfecta” club: She is or has been an Emerson undergrad student, Emerson grad student, Emerson staff member, and Emerson faculty member. Her current staff role is operations manager and special assistant…

Upcoming Wellness Programs

Human Resources is kicking off the new academic year with several wellness programs. All staff, faculty, and temporary employees are welcome to attend these events. Registration for the events is required. To register, or for any questions related to our…

August New Faces

A warm welcome to August’s new hires: Samuel Cervantes, Athletic Trainer, Athletics Brenna Donovan, Temp Clinical Coordinator, ECAPS Jeffrey Farland, Counselor, Student Financial Services Zachary Fayssoux, Assistant Production Manager, Office of the Arts Jonathan Pearsall, Controller, Financial Affairs Michael Rodriguez,…

Congratulations

Dan O’Brien (Communications and Marketing) and Dina Dvinov were married on August 1 in Milton, Massachusetts. They traveled to Italy and Greece for their honeymoon.  

Second Annual Bring Your Loved Ones to Emerson Day

Sixteen staff members brought more than twenty-five guests to Emerson on August 14 for the annual Bring Your Loved Ones to Emerson Day. Hosted by EmCares, the Emerson Resource Group for staff and faculty parents and caregivers, this year’s event…

Emerson360 Update

Throughout the summer, department leaders and staff members have been working on the Emerson360: Community Climate Survey results and goal-setting process. The staff and faculty survey was administered last November, with a 66% response rate. It consisted of 64 statements…

Private Nursing Room Reminder

Did you know that Emerson has a private room for nursing mothers? It is located in the Walker Building in Room 200A. It is available for nursing mothers who need to express milk for up to one year following childbirth.…

Update on Online History Project

As players of the Emerson UnCommon game will recall, the Iwasaki Library proposed the creation of an updated interactive, media-rich version of the College’s history that would be available online. The project was one of three causes that received funding…

Profile: Anwar Pinckney

Anwar Pinckney is the friendly face you see at the Paramount Center’s loading dock. He has been the loading dock supervisor since the Paramount opened in 2009. His main responsibility is to oversee the deliveries made to the loading dock.…

Outside the Box Festival Returns to Boston Common

The free Outside the Box Festival returned to the Boston Common on July 14–19, featuring an exciting lineup of performances that included contestants on NBC’s The Voice, as well as Guster, The Gin Blossoms, Kacey Musgraves, Austin Web, and Cam, among others. Outside the Box…

Staff Attend ADA Celebration

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion sponsored a table at the 25th anniversary celebration of the Americans with Disabilities Act on Boston Common on July 22. Disability Services (DSO) staff members Diane Paxton, Matt Fisher, and Erin Glover staffed an…

July New Faces

A warm welcome to July’s new hires: Patrice Ambrosia, Senior Advisor, Academic Affairs Linda Burtt, Reporting Analyst, Advancement Services Mariko Davidson, Managing Director, Engagement Lab Sarah Earnest, Senior Associate Director, Alumni Relations Erin Glover, Assistant Director, Disability Services Jessica Hearne,…

IT Announces Slackshops

Join IT on Slack this summer in the #slackshops channel for a series of technology-driven discussions. From Emerson services to current Internet trends and controversies, we’ll hash it out in chat! Ask questions and throw out theories! No need to…

Profile: Rhea Becker

  Rhea Becker received a 15–year service recognition award from the College in May. She was the third member to join the Public Affairs Department in 2000 (known as Communications and Marketing today). As editor, she was responsible for putting…