Website Updates

New Button

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Web Services launched a new button feature recently. It is designed to make “call-to-action” links more visible and prominent.   Users look for calls-to-action when navigating online, such as: Apply Make a gift Read more Request info Visit To add…

Introducing Show/Hide Tabs

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We’ve made it easier to display long pages of content by creating show/hide tabs. Now when you’d like to display content in a step-by-step format or simply have long blocks of content to display on one page, use these tabs…

Twitter Feeds

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Attention users who have a Twitter feed on their web pages: As of Tuesday, June 11, Twitter discontinued use of their Twitter widget. They’ve since launched “embedded timelines,” which are more interactive and an overall improvement! What this means for…

A quick introduction

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Hello! My name is Nicole Leete and I’ve recently joined the Web Services team, replacing Matt Bailey.  I am your go-to for Drupal training, site administration, event/calendar approvals and overall website support. I’ve been fortunate to meet several friendly faces…

Complete: Drupal 6 to Drupal 7 upgrade

The upgrade of www.emerson.edu from Drupal 6 to Drupal 7 is now complete and your access has been re-instated. Thank you for your patience. We have provided resources to you for this transition: A rundown of noticeable changes in Drupal…

Updates in Drupal 7

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There are a few updates to Drupal 7 that are noticeably different from what you may be used to. These are highlighted and explained below. The Drupal manual has been updated as well. Design The design of Drupal 7 is…

Drupal 6 to Drupal 7 upgrade

www.emerson.edu will be upgraded from Drupal 6 to Drupal 7. Below is how it affects your access, content, and experience. Starting Monday January 14 until approximately Wednesday January 16, access to Drupal will be suspended. If you have any changes/new…

SEO updates

We are rolling out updates for the website’s search engine optimization (SEO).  Currently we are modifying various sections of the website, both on the back-end and on individual webpages. We are also planning on hosting an SEO workshop in the…

eCampus Calendar updated

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The eCampus calendar went through a major overhaul Wednesday, December 5 to update the database field names. There shouldn’t be any difference to the naked eye. But let us know if you encounter any problems.

/public-safety is now /police

Emerson College has recently changed the name of the Public Safety Office to the Police Department. Therefore, the Public Safety website has changed URL’s. The new site can be reached at emerson.edu/about-emerson/offices-departments/police or emerson.edu/police.