News and Media

June 3, 2013

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.

For the past two years, Emmanuel has finished first among local colleges and universities in the "Best School Spirit" category, besting 17 other institutions for the honor.

In 2012, EC Radio, placed second in the "Best College Radio Station" category, up from third place in the 2011 poll. This past March, EC Radio was honored with three national awards at the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System's (IBS) 73rd Annual Conference in New York City.

Assistant Professor of Performing Arts & Director of Theatre Scott Gagnon (director) and Joe Horgan '13 (producer) won Best Radio Drama for their production of Mystery Radio Theater's "Halloween Special (Episode 3)." For Best Live Music Broadcast, station vice president Colby Rich '16 won for his weekly program, "Saturdays@7." EC Radio also took home the award for Best Station Blog. 

Our faithful mascot, Halo the Saint Bernard, has also made an excellent showing in previous polls, jumping from fifth place in 2011 to second place in 2012.

Show your support for Emmanuel! Voting for the 2013 A-List ends July 14th.