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Ten students enrolled in the conservatory's first class. Inthe name changed again to Emerson College of Oratory  and was later shortened to Emerson College in With the new location, the college's first library was established in Henry Lawrence Southwicka faculty member and graduate, became a financial partner for the college with Emerson.
Kenney purchased the college from Dr. Soon after, the college rented a new location in Chickering Hall. Emerson retired in and William J. Rolfe, a Shakespearean scholar and actor, was named the second President of Emerson College of Oratory.
His service as president lasted until his retirement in As the Student Government Association of the college held its first meeting inthe third president of the college, Henry Lawrence Southwick, was inaugurated.
He introduced the study of acting and stagecraft into the college curriculum. During his tenure, the college rented a new building at 30 Huntington Avenue. The college was also granted the right to award Bachelor of Literary Interpretation B.
In addition, Emerson became the first school with a collegiate-level program in children's theater in The college purchased its first piece of real estate with a new women's dormitory building at Commonwealth Ave.
Administrative restructuring[ edit ] Infull charge and control of the college was transferred to the Board of Trustees by William H.
Emerson kept ownership of these buildings until summer In the following years, a professional training program in Speech Pathology and the first undergraduate program in broadcasting and broadcast journalism were offered for the first time in the United States. Also, construction of a theater behind — Beacon began, and the institution was granted the right to award Master of Arts degrees.
Post-war era[ edit ] In the post-war era, the G. Bill of Rights and the Broadcasting curriculum contributed to the rebalancing of the student body from a primarily-female population to an equally-balanced population of men and women.
Boylston Green, the first president to have no prior association with the college, used his background as a dean of students to enhance extracurricular activities, including the establishment of a student activities fee.
These efforts led to the first publication of Emerson's student newspaper, The Berkeley Beaconin It is still in production today. A one-year Certificate of Broadcasting was offered via evening classes. The station's power was increased to watts three years later, and 18, watts by At the start of the decade, In  Emerson College became a member of the New England Association of Colleges and Secondary Schoolsan accreditation association for schools and colleges in New England.
President Green left the college in after being selected as president of the University of the South and Godfrey Dewey served as Acting President until At that time, Jonathon French was appointed as Acting President, and he became President in December of that year, despite never being formally inaugurated.
At the time, the Chairman of the Corporation stated that without these funds, the college had three alternatives: Led by the National Alumni Council, a grassroots campaign was launched to improve the financial situation of the college.
The efforts led to the resignation of the Council of Trustees, which was then replaced mostly by alumni. The new board elected a former Emerson history professor, S.The Lake Washington School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, gender, marital status, creed, religion, honorably discharged veteran, military status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or the use of a trained guide dog or service animal by a person.
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