26 episodes

Broadcasting from Emerson College’s School of Communication in Boston, Massachusetts, "Campus on the Common," provides an expert view into the field of media and communication through the lens of academic experts and industry professionals from Emerson and beyond. The podcast explores areas such as multimedia storytelling, media ethics, and how new technologies are affecting the communication industry.

A national leader for cutting-edge research and education, Emerson's School of Communication houses hands-on programs in journalism, marketing, communication disorders, public relations, and sports communication, among others, preparing students to thrive in the classroom and in their careers.

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Broadcasting from Emerson College’s School of Communication in Boston, Massachusetts, "Campus on the Common," provides an expert view into the field of media and communication through the lens of academic experts and industry professionals from Emerson and beyond. The podcast explores areas such as multimedia storytelling, media ethics, and how new technologies are affecting the communication industry.

A national leader for cutting-edge research and education, Emerson's School of Communication houses hands-on programs in journalism, marketing, communication disorders, public relations, and sports communication, among others, preparing students to thrive in the classroom and in their careers.

    Sanjay Pothen | Voice Technology

    Sanjay Pothen | Voice Technology

    Alexa, do my homework. Voice-enabled technology has arrived and is becoming a bigger part of our daily lives. Where is this technology going, what are the implications for industry, education and at home? How do you get in on this trend's ground floor? Why should we care?

    In this episode of Campus on the Common we'll talk with Emerson Lauch's Director Sanjay Pothen about Voice Technology.

    • 32 min
    Laura Glufing Tham | Managing Dementia

    Laura Glufing Tham | Managing Dementia

    In this episode of Campus on the Common we'll talk with Laura Glufling Tham about how Emerson College's Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders provides services and strategies to those challenges with dementia

    • 27 min
    Political Ethics | Peter Loge

    Political Ethics | Peter Loge

    In today’s politically divided climate, people don’t normally associate politics with ethical values. So how does this intersection connect to political discourse and modern media?

    In this episode, we are talking with Peter Loge about the relationship between politics and ethics in a modern democracy.

    • 29 min
    The Business of Creative Enterprises With Wes Jackson

    The Business of Creative Enterprises With Wes Jackson

    What do movie producers, music executives, fashion designers, and product innovators have in common? How do you cultivate creativity and turn artistic insight into a business opportunity?

    In this episode, we’ll talk with Emerson College Director of Business of Creative Enterprises, Wes Jackson about the intersection between business and creativity.

    • 36 min
    Netflix, Community Engagement and Streaming Media with Dr. Sharifa Simon - Roberts

    Netflix, Community Engagement and Streaming Media with Dr. Sharifa Simon - Roberts

    Netflix goes beyond providing entertainment services. As you talk with Netflix users, it becomes clear that Netflix helps to foster community.

    In her research, Communication Studies Professor Sharifa Simon-Roberts discovered a phenomenally high rate of Netflix consumption among Gen-Z African Americans. But when did this begin, and why? More importantly, what does this tell us about streaming media and our sense of community? Sharifa shares her discoveries and theories in this episode.

    • 27 min
    English Language Learning | Jeremy Heflin

    English Language Learning | Jeremy Heflin

    Learning a new language can be hard. As a college student, how do you go about the process of adapting to a new language and culture? What resources are available and how to do you deal with all the nuances, metaphors, and slang of spoken English in a classroom environment? Hear from Emerson College English Language Coordinator/Lecturer Jeremy Heflin on English Language Learning.

    • 27 min

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