Posts tagged "emerson college"

Found: Watch Matt McGorry, Who Plays Bennett On “Orange Is The New Black,” Play A He-Man Beefcake In A Student Film

Every actor gets their start somewhere. For Matt McGorry, who plays lovebird correctional officer John Bennett on "Orange Is The New Black," his start was as an axe-wielding He-Man hero in a hilarious student film. While at Emerson College, McGorry donned a Fabio wig to appear as Gorm in a six-minute-short called "Gizor And Gorm."…
By: Jessica Wakeman / June 19, 2014

Emerson Student Files Federal Complaint Over Alleged Mishandling Of Sexual Assault

A sophomore at Emerson College in Boston said the school discouraged her from reporting her off-campus sexual assault by a fellow student and took months to conduct their own investigation, which ultimately concluded in the alleged assailant being found "not responsible."┬áSarah Tedesco filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Right…
By: Jessica Wakeman / October 9, 2013

Girl Talk: Thoughts On Deferred Admission

It is simple, what happened. I was an eager-eyed and relatively coy 18-year-old who was convinced that I was going to attend any four year university for acting, because I was a Capital A Actress. I applied to many schools for acting, I performed earnest monologues in front of expressionless adults behind a folding table.
By: Megan Reynolds / August 9, 2013

Emerson Frat Raises Money For Trans Brother’s Sexual Reassignment Surgery

You hear a lot of crappy things about fraternities--often deservedly so--so it's nice to have a positive story come out of frat-land. Members of the Phi Alpha Tau chapter at Emerson College have raised funds so that one of their pledges can get top surgery. Sophomore Visual & Media Arts student Donnie Colli…
By: Julie Gerstein / February 26, 2013

Emerson College’s Epic Lady Gaga Lip Dub

Lord knows, we love a lip-dub. Especially when they're done by large groups of people--and especially to Lady Gaga. So you know we fell in love with this Gaga-ish one shot lip dub from Emerson University. So many jazz hands! [YouTube]…
By: Julie Gerstein / December 15, 2010