About Us

Hello and Welcome to Common Ground!

Common Ground is home to the blog of the Division of Diversity & Inclusion at Emerson College.

The Division of Diversity and Inclusion includes the Office of Diversity and Inclusion; the Office of Academic Engagement and Community Action; the Elma Lewis Center; Violence Prevention and Response; and the Office of Title IX Equity and Access. The Division of Diversity and Inclusion commits to embodying and advancing social justice both at Emerson and with the larger community for the purpose of ensuring equity, the redistribution of power, and inclusion.

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Executive Editors

Sylvia Spears

Alayne Fiore

Robert Amelio

Podcast Producer

Grey Bates

Luminary Editors

Lucie Pereira

Lauren Lopez

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