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Roxbury native Elma Lewis was a member of the Emerson College class of 1943. A tireless advocate for civil rights and the self empowerment of black people, Elma Lewis is revered for founding the Elma Lewis School for the Performing arts in1950. Elma Lewis was bestowed the Presidential Medal for the Arts by President Ronald [...]
Author, Director, Producer, and Golden Globe Winner Henry Winkler graduated Emerson College in 1967. The actor is popularly known for his role as Arthur Fonzarelli on the sitcom Happy Days. Henry Winkler continues acting with numerous film credits including Scream, Waterboy and most recently, You Don’t Mess With The Zohan. Henry Winker, is a prominent [...]
Emerson graduate and NBC correspondent Maria Menounos from the Today Show, Access Hollywood, and the Nightly News with Brian Williams, hosted the ninth annual Emerson Film Festival in Beverly Hills, California earlier this month. Click here to read more about Maria’s on campus book signing at Emerson College.