“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 …

“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 Manager at HubSpot as well. …

5 Tips to Stay Future Ready

Happy Holidays Emersonians! The mad dash towards the end of the semester is upon us. Papers, exams, projects, oh my! But you don’t have to stress about your career readiness. Here are 5 tips to stay Future Ready over the holiday break. Check out Emerge If you haven’t done so already, pop on over to …

The Creeping Approach of Internship Deadlines

Greetings fellow Emersonians! The time has come. Internships are just around the corner, and October deadlines are rapidly approaching. Here are a few dates to keep an eye on: The Washington Post – Applications due 10/7 Google BOLD internship – Applications due 10/18 Teen Vogue – Applications due 10/19 WarnerBros – Applications due 10/29 The …

Emerson Asia: A Global Networking Event

Attention, attention! Calling all students, domestic and international. What does it mean to be an Emerson student around the globe? What opportunities are there, what type of adventure awaits? Emerson prides itself on having a diverse student body, with individuals coming from all around the world. Once a student enters the realm after college however, …

Prepare for the Virtual Internship Fairs

Looking for a way to prepare for our upcoming Virtual Internship Fairs this March? Look no further than this blog. Attached below are several resources and tips to help you prep for the big day. Your first step should be registering for the fairs themselves: School of the Arts Virtual Internship Fair, March 16th, 12pm …

Upcoming Virtual Internship Fairs, March 16th & 18th

Emerson College’s Career Development Center is proud to announce two upcoming Virtual Internship Fairs happening in Spring 2021. Join us this March as we kick off a School of the Arts Virtual Fair, 3/16, as well as a School of Communication Virtual Fair, 3/18! About the Fairs Our upcoming virtual internship fairs will once again …

Jess Niazian ’22: Production Experience at Conscious Minds

Conscious Minds is a production studio located out of Pasadena, California. This production studio is centered around one thing: Storytelling is the currency of human connection. They pride themselves on their focus for conviction, collaboration, and craft. In their opinion, they are the thinkers and makers that will push the industry. We caught up with …