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Emerson Closed

The College will be closed today, Monday, February 8 for day and evening classes. 

Due to National Weather Service predictions for hazardous conditions beginning mid-morning, the College is closing for the safety of our campus community and employees.

The College’s dining facilities will be open and operating on a normal schedule.  The Iwasaki Library will be open until 11pm.


Diane Lake, Visual & Media Arts

Visual & Media Arts Associate Professor Diane Lake is a working screenwriter who wrote screenplays for Columbia, Disney, Miramax, and Paramount, as well as numerous independent producers. She co-wrote the screenplay of the acclaimed film Frida, a biography of the artist Frida Kahlo. The movie, starring Salma Hayek and directed by Julie Taymor, was nominated for six Academy Awards in 2003. (Filmed and edited by Emerson College students.)