“Be okay with the failures. You got to learn from them. You will grow from them.” – Topher Larkin ’04

Topher Larkin is from the Class of 2004 and is the Event & Experience Manager at Metro Inclusive Health. Topher made the journey from the sunny state of Florida to go to Emerson College. He received a degree in Theatre Studies and Communication/Media Studies. He has had different job titles across his career. One was …

“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 was a Social Media Producer …

“Just know that you belong there and you deserve to be there and never lose sight of that” – Vanessa Leon ’04

Vanessa Leon is part of the Emerson Class of 2004. Currently, she is the Director of Marketing for Growing Generations! Hailing from South Florida, Vanessa made her way up to Boston, Massachusetts to attend Emerson College, graduating in 2004. While at Emerson, Vanessa DJ’ed for 3 years at the Coffee House on WERS. Vanessa obtained …

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 one stop shop for our …

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 represents LGBTQ union members and …

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 mission with urgency and perseverance. …

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 does not reflect their identity. …