“I would just say to my younger self, take a moment to step back and realize that you are incredibly talented” – Joel David Ahumada ’13

Joel David Ahumada is Class of 2013 and currently works at Condé Nast Entertainment! During their time at Emerson College, they majored in Broadcast Journalism and were a part of many student organizations, including EmChannel, Urban Dance Theatre, and Emerson Dance Company. After graduating from Emerson College, their first job Read more…

“It’s not always a linear journey. Sometimes it’s a zig zag and there is absolutely nothing wrong with that” – Melissa Obleada

Melissa Obleada ’14 is our first spotlight in our new series PRIDE of Emerson! Melissa Obleada is from the Class of 2014. They received their degree in Marketing Communication. This New Jerseyan works at HubSpot! Their current position is User Researcher. Previously they worked as the Diversity & Inclusion Program Read more…

LGBTQIA+ Job Resources

TJobBank Whether you are a trans man, a trans woman, genderqueer, bigender, pangender, genderfluid, or agender, TJobBank believes that you should still be able to work indiscriminately in our society just like everyone else. They materialize this belief by aggregating the LGBT friendly job postings of progressive employers into a Read more…

LGBTQIA+ Career Resources

Out & Equal Out & Equal is the premier organization working exclusively on LGBTQ workplace equality. Through our worldwide programs, Fortune 500 partnerships and our annual Workplace Summit conference, we help LGBTQ people thrive and support organizations creating a culture of belonging for all. Pride at Work Pride At Work Read more…

MA LGBTQIA+ Resources

GLAD Youth Organizations in MA Through strategic litigation, public policy advocacy, and education, GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) works in New England and nationally to create a just society free of discrimination based on gender identity and expression, HIV status, and sexual orientation. GLAD is committed to fulfilling this Read more…

LGBTQIA+ Campus Resources

LGBTQIA+ Resources (Boston & National) Helpful resource links compiled by Intercultural Student Affairs. Includes resources which are Boston-based and nationwide. Name Update Information for Transgender & Non-Binary Students Emerson recognizes that transgender, non-binary, and gender nonconforming students may not use the name that they were assigned at birth, as it Read more…