News & Media /discover-emmanuel/news-and-media.html News & Media 6/28/2017 1:29:17 AM Amado ’14 Works the Airwaves English Communications major Elizabeth Amado '14 has tested the waters at two of Boston’s largest and most popular radio stations and is looking forward to her next challenge.]]> 12/18/2013 12:00:00 AM Student Accomplishments: Fall 2013 From scholarships to publications and opportunities for studying abroad, check out what Emmanuel students were up to during the Fall 2013 semester. Is there something missing from the list? Let us know at!]]> 12/13/2013 12:00:00 AM Faculty Highlights for December 2013 Read the latest of faculty honors, publications, presentations and more.]]> 12/2/2013 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Remembers John F. Kennedy On the afternoon of November 21st, the day before the 50th anniversary of his death, a panel of faculty members gathered to discuss Kennedy’s legacy at the White House, on civil rights and on foreign policy.]]> 11/25/2013 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Premieres Adaptation of Ibsen’s “An Enemy of the People” This weekend, the Emmanuel College Performing Arts Department continues their brand new adaptation of Henrik Ibsen's classic play, "An Enemy of the People,” with a script written by Assistant Professor of Performing Arts Scott Gagnon and shaped by a talented cast of Emmanuel students.]]> 11/22/2013 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Observes Sesquicentennial of Gettysburg Address On the afternoon of Tuesday, November 19th, Emmanuel observed the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address with a reading of the Address and multi-disciplinary look at one of the most iconic and well-known speeches in history.]]> 11/20/2013 12:00:00 AM Omolade ’14 Takes Service to Boston, Brooklyn and Beyond The sociology major spent the past summer in South Africa and Brooklyn and is currently involved with a number of community organizations. She is using her coursework, extracurricular activities and life experiences to mentor and empower young people in the black community.]]> 11/19/2013 12:00:00 AM Message from Emmanuel President Sr. Janet Eisner, SND Regarding the Victims of Typhoon Haiyan The Emmanuel College community send its thoughts and prayers to the people of the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan, one of the largest storms ever recorded.]]> 11/12/2013 12:00:00 AM Wyant Speaks on Balancing the Roles of Professor, Inventor, Entrepreneur Dr. James C. Wyant spoke on the topic of “Professor to Inventor to Entrepreneur: The Excitement of High-Tech Innovation” at the 13th installation of the Wyant Lecture Series on Monday, November 4th.]]> 11/7/2013 12:00:00 AM Saints are GNAC Cross Country Champions On November 2nd, both the Emmanuel Men's and Women's Cross Country teams won the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Championships on the campus of Saint Joseph's College in Maine.]]> 11/6/2013 12:00:00 AM Faculty Highlights for November 2013 Read the latest news on faculty research, publications and other honors.]]> 11/5/2013 12:00:00 AM Dr. James C. Wyant to speak at Fall Wyant Lecture Dr. James C. Wyant will speak on the topic of “Professor to Inventor to Entrepreneur: The Excitement of High-Tech Innovation” at the Fall 2013 Wyant Lecture on Monday, November 4th.]]> 11/1/2013 12:00:00 AM Dawn Walters-Howard BSN '16 Excited to be Back in the Classroom After a decade working at two London hospitals and 10 more years in nursing in the U.S., Walters-Howard is taking the next step in her education.]]> 10/30/2013 12:00:00 AM Hannon ’47 Found Love at 1946 Red Sox-Cardinals World Series Game For Jean Hannon ’47, the 2013 World Series matchup of the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals holds special meaning.]]> 10/28/2013 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Celebrates Family Weekend During the weekend of October 18th, Emmanuel students welcomed their loved ones to campus for Family Weekend—an opportunity to reconnect and to show off their home away from home.]]> 10/22/2013 12:00:00 AM Associate Professor of English Mary Elizabeth Pope Releases “Divining Venus” On October 17th, Emmanuel College Associate Professor of English Mary Elizabeth Pope released her first collection of short stories, Divining Venus, from Waywiser Press.]]> 10/18/2013 12:00:00 AM Preview: Voice Lecture Series 2013 This October and November, Emmanuel's Foreign Language Department will offer the annual 2013 Voice Lecture Series, which includes three rounds of presentations on the subject of Machiavelli, Machiavellism and European Political Landscape.]]> 10/15/2013 12:00:00 AM Karissa Annichiarico ’14 Experiences Morocco’s Rich Culture During Semester Abroad Karissa Annichiarico '14 was awarded a Gilman Scholarship to study Arabic in Morocco during the spring 2013 semester.]]> 10/11/2013 12:00:00 AM Faculty Highlights for October 2013 Read the latest news on faculty research, publications and other honors.]]> 10/10/2013 12:00:00 AM Pilecki '14 Takes In Indian Culture, Language, Politics During Semester Abroad Simon Pilecki ’14 was awarded a Gilman Scholarship to study at the University of Hyderabad for the spring 2013 semester.]]> 10/4/2013 12:00:00 AM Schoaf '16 Wins ECAC Award of Valor Craig Schoaf '16 was one of five student athletes recognized with the ECAC Award of Valor at the 2013 Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) Honors Dinner on Sunday, September 29th.]]> 9/30/2013 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Students Develop Personally and Professionally Through Summer Service Fellowships Six Emmanuel students spent the summer of 2013 living on campus and serving organizations in the city of Boston through the Saint Julie Billiart and Jean Yawkey Center for Community Leadership Summer Service fellowships.]]> 9/26/2013 12:00:00 AM Consavage ’15 Awarded Scholarship to Study Public Health in Brazil Kate Consavage ’15 was recently awarded a $10,000 Boren Scholarship, which she will use to study public health and Portuguese in Brazil during the spring 2014 semester. ]]> 9/23/2013 12:00:00 AM Boston Globe Features Schoaf '16 The Boston Globe spoke to Craig Schoaf '16, who was recently named GNAC Sportsman of the Year following his heroic actions on Marathon Monday.]]> 9/19/2013 12:00:00 AM Author and Scholar Ariely Discusses Honesty and Dishonesty at Academic Convocation On Friday, September 13th, Emmanuel College officially opened the 2013-2014 academic year with the celebration of Academic Convocation in the Jean Yawkey Center Gymnasium.]]> 9/17/2013 12:00:00 AM Class of 2017 Begins the Year with Service Day On Tuesday, September 3rd, 481 students participated in Emmanuel's annual New Student Day of Service, volunteering at various sites around the city of Boston.]]> 9/16/2013 12:00:00 AM Faculty Highlights for September 2013 Read the latest news on faculty research, publications and other honors.]]> 9/13/2013 12:00:00 AM Daniel Jones, BSN ’12, MSN ’15 Finds Shared Passion Among Emmanuel Students and Faculty Jones earned Bachelor of Science in biology at the University of Massachusetts in Boston, but he found his place at Emmanuel as his career began tracking toward nursing.]]> 9/12/2013 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Remembers 9/11 Emmanuel College students met on the Quad at 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 11, 2013, to honor and remember those lost 12 years ago in New York City, Washington, D.C. and Pennsylvania.]]> 9/11/2013 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel to Open Academic Year with Mass of the Holy Spirit and Academic Convocation Emmanuel will kick off the 2013-2014 academic year with the celebration of the Mass of the Holy Spirit and Academic Convocation on Thursday, September 12th, and Friday, September 13th. All members of the College community are invited to attend.]]> 8/29/2013 12:00:00 AM Welcome to the New We’ve relaunched our website with an all-new look!]]> 8/29/2013 12:00:00 AM Move-In Weekend is Here! It’s that time of year again! Summer is drawing to a close, meaning once again, campus will soon be filled with the excitement of another academic year!]]> 8/29/2013 12:00:00 AM Best School Spirit! Emmanuel College has finished in the top spot among local colleges and universities in the 2013 Boston A-List.]]> 8/28/2013 12:00:00 AM Godin MSM '12 on the Work-Life Balance Keri Godin was accustomed to juggling the busy aspects of her life when she enrolled at Emmanuel College in the Master of Science in Management (MSM) with Research Administration Specialization program.]]> 8/23/2013 12:00:00 AM Schoaf '16 Named GNAC Sportsman of the Year On August 12, 2013, the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) named Emmanuel's Craig Schoaf '16 as the GNAC's Sportsman of the Year for the 2012-13 academic year.]]> 8/22/2013 12:00:00 AM Seo Takes his Graduate Students Beyond Theory The Director of Research Compliance at Harvard Medical School, Seo is the 2012 recipient of the Faculty Excellence Award at Emmanuel College.]]> 8/20/2013 12:00:00 AM Traffic Changes Expected Due to Muddy River Restoration Project Starting in early August, traffic patterns will be temporarily altered at the intersection of Brookline Avenue and The Fenway, located across from Emmanuel's campus, as part of the ongoing Muddy River Restoration Project.]]> 6/28/2013 12:00:00 AM Kings of Court Tournament A Way to 'Pay It Forward' for Barbosa '08 The 3rd annual King of the Court Basketball Tournament, to be held in the Emmanuel College gymnasium on July 6th with proceeds benefitting the Katherine Trask Book Fund, kicks off the summer basketball tournament schedule in and around Boston.]]> 6/20/2013 12:00:00 AM Summer Reading 2013 Dan Ariely's The (Honest) Truth about Dishonesty: How we Lie to Everyone - Especially Ourselves, has been selected as the EC Reads selection for the summer of 2013.]]> 6/19/2013 12:00:00 AM Young Alumni Visit New Orleans for 2nd Annual Service Trip During the week of May 20th, 12 alumni from the Classes of 2006-2013 traveled to New Orleans, La., as part of a service trip sponsored by Emmanuel's Center for Mission Engagement.]]> 6/10/2013 12:00:00 AM Gerdon Receives National Science Foundation Grant The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Assistant Professor of Chemistry Aren Gerdon a grant to support his three-year research project, "Selection and Assessment of Biomimetic Templates for Mineralization."]]> 6/6/2013 12:00:00 AM Horgan ’13 Receives Fulbright Fellowship to Latvia Joseph Horgan '13 was recently named a Fulbright U.S. Student Grant recipient and will work as an English Teaching Assistant (ETA) in Latvia during the 2013-2014 academic year.]]> 6/3/2013 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Nominated for 2013 Boston A-List For the third consecutive year, Emmanuel College has been nominated in three categories in WGBH's Boston A-List: Best School Spirit, Best College Radio Station and Best School Mascot.]]> 6/3/2013 12:00:00 AM All-American Performance by Bruno at NCAA Division III Nationals Nathan Bruno (Lenox, Mass.) made history on Saturday, April 25th in Wisconsin, when he became Emmanuel College's first-ever student-athlete to earn All-American honors in Track & Field.]]> 5/28/2013 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel President Awarded Honorary Degree by Holy Cross President Sr. Janet Eisner, SND received an honorary Doctor of Humanities from the College of the Holy Cross during its 167th Commencement exercises on Friday, May 24th.]]> 5/28/2013 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Celebrates Graduates, Honorees at 91st Commencement Emmanuel celebrated its 91st Commencement Exercises on the College's campus on May 11th, conferring 561 degrees to bachelor's and master's candidates. Kate Walsh, President and CEO of Boston Medical Center (BMC) delivered the Commencement Address and received an honorary degree.]]> 5/13/2013 12:00:00 AM Boston Medical Center President and CEO to Give 91st Commencement Address Kate Walsh, President and CEO of Boston Medical Center (BMC), will deliver the 2013 Commencement address at Emmanuel College's 91st Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 11th.]]> 5/7/2013 12:00:00 AM Student Accomplishments 2012-2013 From research and publications to grants and scholarship awards, 2012-2013 was an exciting and productive academic year for Emmanuel students.]]> 5/1/2013 12:00:00 AM Alumnae Panel to Discuss Emmanuel in the 1970s, Celebrate New Dorothy Day Lecture Series A panel of alumnae from the early 1970s will revisit the realities of life for students at the College during that turbulent era, as well as how an Emmanuel education affected their futures, in a discussion on “Changing Times, Changing Lives” on Sunday, April 28th.]]> 4/26/2013 12:00:00 AM Dance Marathon Raises More than $40K for Boston Children’s Hospital After a year of planning and fundraising, the 2013 Emmanuel College Dance Marathon (ECDM) raised $40,796.23 for Boston Children's Hospital, more than twice their $20,000 goal. The event culminated in a 13-hour celebration involving 230 participants in the Jean Yawkey Center Gymnasium on April 13th-14th.]]> 4/22/2013 12:00:00 AM Blaisdell ’05 Bridges the Gap Between Art and the Sciences As the senior art director of New York-based global health care marketing agency Harrison and Star, Blaisdell is responsible for creating and evolving health care brands in both digital and print mediums.]]> 4/8/2013 12:00:00 AM Saints to Run Laps for Boston Marathon Victims This weekend, members of Emmanuel's track & field program will look to measure their support for the Boston Marathon tragedy in the best way they know how: On the track.]]> 4/3/2013 12:00:00 AM Stewart ’15 Finishes Fourth at World Irish Dancing Championships During the week of March 24th, Emily Stewart '15 competed in the World Irish Dancing Championships at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, placing fourth in her age group.]]> 4/3/2013 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel's 1804 Society Receives ASACCU Mission Integration Honor The Association for Student Affairs at Catholic Colleges and Universities (ASACCU) has named Emmanuel College's 1804 Society as the winners of the "Student Activities" category of the 2013 ASACCU Mission Integration Project.]]> 4/2/2013 12:00:00 AM Green '13 Helps Develop Next Generation of Leaders During her internship at Mission Hill's Sociedad Latina, Green worked with neighborhood children and young adults as part of the "Pathways to Success" program, which trains youths to advocate for themselves in the community...]]> 3/29/2013 12:00:00 AM Research Opportunities Shape Hillsburg's '13 Emmanuel Experience A psychology major with a concentration in neuroscience, Hillsburg currently spends close to 20 hours a week conducting research at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in its transcranial magnetic stimulation lab.]]> 3/28/2013 12:00:00 AM Cilenti '13 Realizes Passion for Advocacy and Service through Internship At Emmanuel, there are countless ways for students to immerse themselves in the culture and history of the city of Boston. Some students, like Ashley, have found a way to incorporate a passion for recognizing and promoting that culture into their daily lives.]]> 3/26/2013 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Volunteers Return from Alternative Spring Break More than 70 members of the Emmanuel community participated in this year's ASB program, which sent groups of students and staff to service sites in Arizona, West Virginia, Louisiana and around Boston during the week of March 10th.]]> 3/21/2013 12:00:00 AM Message from Sister Janet Eisner, SND on the Election of Pope Francis President Sister Janet Eisner, SND congratulates Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio as he assumes his sacred responsibilities as the 266th successor to Saint Peter.]]> 3/14/2013 12:00:00 AM Faculty Highlights for March 2013 Read the latest news on faculty research, publications and other honors.]]> 3/11/2013 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Earns Distinction on the 2013 President’s Community Service Honor Roll Emmanuel College was named to the 2013 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction, one of just five Massachusetts colleges/universities to earn the award.]]> 3/6/2013 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel College Radio Wins Three National Awards EC Radio was honored with three national awards at the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System's (IBS) 73rd Annual Conference on March 1st-3rd in New York City.]]> 3/5/2013 12:00:00 AM Record-setting Day at ECAC Championships for Bruno ’14 and Saints The men's and women's indoor track teams posted several incredible performances at the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Indoor Track + Field Championships on March 1st and 2nd in New York City.]]> 3/3/2013 12:00:00 AM Students Visit the State House to Show Appreciation for Financial Aid On February 26th, 12 Emmanuel students attended Student Financial Aid Day at the State House on Beacon Hill.]]> 2/28/2013 12:00:00 AM Faculty Highlights for February 2013 Read the latest news on faculty research, publications and other honors.]]> 2/20/2013 12:00:00 AM Peace and Democracy are Predominant Themes of Middle East Week During the week of February 11th, Emmanuel welcomed two activist scholars of Middle Eastern affairs for Middle East Week at the College. Dr. Sadik Al-Azm and Dr. Ron Pundak spoke on topics related to “The Changing Middle East: Will it Bring Democracy and Peace?”]]> 2/15/2013 12:00:00 AM YEP Program Guides Students Toward Professional Success For the second consecutive year, the Office of Internships & Career Development is presenting the Young Emerging Professionals Program Series (YEP), from February 20th-27th.]]> 2/15/2013 12:00:00 AM Flanagan ’10 Making His Mark on Washington A Massachusetts transplant from the South Shore, Chris Flanagan ’10 spent the past two years working in the Washington, D.C., office of former senator and recently appointed Secretary of State, John Kerry.]]> 2/7/2013 12:00:00 AM Named in Honor of Migliaros Joanne DiGeronimo Migliaro ’88 and her husband Anthony recently made a five-year, $150,000 pledge to support the College’s efforts to restore the Administration Building.]]> 2/5/2013 12:00:00 AM Founders’ Day Address Celebrates the Mission of the SNDs On January 31st, Emmanuel celebrated Founders’ Day, a significant event in the life of the College commemorating the founding of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur (SND) by St. Julie Billiart in 1804, and the founding of Emmanuel College by the SNDs in 1919.]]> 2/1/2013 12:00:00 AM Andy Yosinoff Wins 700th Game Emmanuel College Women's Basketball Coach Andy Yosinoff captured his 700th career victory on Saturday afternoon, when he led the Saints to a 76-49 win over Lasell College.]]> 1/28/2013 12:00:00 AM Kennedy Center names Emmanuel's Mystery Radio Theater a 2012 Outstanding Overall The Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival has named Emmanuel's Mystery Radio Theater as one of six Outstanding Overall College Theater Productions, Region One (New England/New York) for 2012.]]> 1/23/2013 12:00:00 AM Faculty Highlights for January 2013 Read the latest news on faculty research, publications and other honors.]]> 1/16/2013 12:00:00 AM Emmanuel Dance Marathon Pursues Loftier Goal Last year’s top-grossing Greater Boston Dance Marathon team seeks to raise $20K as part of the national charity fundraiser for hospitals within the Children’s Miracle Network.]]> 1/11/2013 12:00:00 AM