Category: Staff News

Bob Fleming’s Top 10 Favorite Memories

Bob Fleming (Iwasaki Library) is retiring at the end of June after 36 years of service at the College. Here he shares his top 10 favorite memories. 10. Walking into 150 Beacon Street, a former governor’s mansion in the Back…

2019 Staff Appreciation Reception

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Fifty-one staff received service awards at the annual staff appreciation reception, which was held at the Dining Center on June 12. Staff enjoyed a summer kickoff event with passed hors d’oeuvres, a Southwestern taco station, festive drinks, and live music.…

May 22 Staff Forum Recap

The May 22 Staff Forum in the Bill Bordy Theater started with a welcome from President Pelton. Christina Harrington (Office of the Arts) spoke next about the launch of ArtsEmerson’s 10th season, “Celebrating 10 Years Bold.” She gave an overview…

Writers and Podcasters Among Us

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With a number of Writing, Literature and Publishing alumni on staff, it’s no surprise that many colleagues pursue writing and podcasting outside of the office. Read on about some of these staff members (as well as others who are not…

March 20 Staff Forum Recap

President Pelton opened the March 20 staff forum by welcoming staff and inviting new staff to introduce themselves to the crowd. He then introduced Rob Butler (Finance), who presented a Financial and Facilities update, covering for Art Mombourquette, who recently…

November 13 Staff Forum Recap

President Pelton kicked off the November 13 staff forum in the Bordy Theater with an invitation for new staff to introduce themselves. He then turned the podium over to Jordan Mackenzie (HR), who led attendees in a game of Workday…

Musicians Among Us: Part 2

It’s common knowledge that Emerson attracts not only creative students and faculty, but staff as well. Learn more about just a few of our musically talented colleagues: Bruno Caruso (Media Technologies and Production) plays piano/keyboard, bass, guitar, and also sings.…

Musicians Among Us: Part 1

It’s common knowledge that Emerson attracts not only creative students and faculty, but staff as well. Learn more about just a few of our musically talented colleagues: Jason Beals (Marketing) plays the mandolin family (mandolin, mandola, mandocello, and mandobass) in…

Announcements: Professional and Personal News

Shari Stier, Peter De Andrade, and Jordan Mackenzie (HR) completed a Prosci Change Management Certification Training in Colorado Springs in August. They are now certified change practitioners and will be using their training tools to further develop the Organization, Communication,…

Announcements: Professional and Personal News

Congratulations to the following Academic Affairs staff who received divisional STARs (Service That Academic Affairs Recognizes) awards for 2017–2018: Bridge Builder: Anna Feder (VMA) and Donna Ott (CSD) Unsung Hero: Jaqi Holland (WARC) and Tori Weston (Professional Studies) Extra Mile:…

Announcements: Professional and Personal News

Shana Healy-Kern and Justin Sharifipour (Enrollment Technology), along with staff from DePaul University, presented at the annual Technolutions Slate Summit conference in Chicago on June 28 on “Maximizing the Status Portal for Admitted Applicants.” Approximately 2,500 Slate customers were in…

2018 Staff Appreciation Reception

The 2018 staff appreciation reception was held at the Dining Center’s Center Stage on June 21. Eighty-two staff received service awards. Congratulations to all of the recipients! 5 Years Craig Allen, Office of the Arts Robert Amelio, Social Justice Center…

May 23 Staff Forum Recap

The May 23 staff forum in the Bordy Theater started off with an invitation from President Pelton for new staff to introduce themselves. Then Art Mombourquette (Facilities Management) gave an update on College construction projects. He said that upcoming Little…

Announcements: Professional and Personal News

Jaqi Holland (Lacerte Family WARC) attended the Colorado Wyoming Writing Tutors Conference April 13–14 in Denver, Colorado. And in personal news: Congratulations to the following staff who graduated from Emerson graduate programs on May 13: Colleen Casey (Marketing), Katie Gallagher…

Announcements: Professional and Personal News

Mikhail Gershovich, Liselda Fabian, and Liam Gillen (ELA) attended the California Internship and Work Experience Association’s Spring 2018 Conference April 3–5 at the Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles. Emerson participation was in full force at this year’s Nercomp Annual Conference in…

March 21 Staff Forum Recap

Staff gathered in the Bill Bordy Theater for the first staff forum of the spring semester on March 21. President Pelton started the forum by inviting new staff to introduce themselves. He then gave an update on admission numbers. He…

Announcements: Professional and Personal News

Staff are invited to the first ever meeting of the Emerson staff YA book club on Thursday, March 22, 3:00–4:00 pm in the Iwasaki Library’s CoLab. The club will be discussing the book Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli. There will…

Announcements: Professional and Personal News

Laura Daroca, Rob Eckard, Oscar Ormachea, and Daryl Paranada (Emerson Los Angeles) attended the 2017 Hollywood Chamber of Commerce’s State of the Entertainment Industry conference on November 30. Trustee Vin Di Bona ’66 emceed the event. And in personal news……