Below you will find recent news from the Office of the President.

Missy Elliott, Alex Lacamoire, Justin Timberlake Honored at Commencement

May 11, 2019

The music icons received honorary doctorates for their lasting contributions to music and popular culture.

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Meet Seven Students from Berklee’s Class of 2019

May 9, 2019

Berklee will celebrate its newest class of innovative artists and music professionals.

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Sean K. Skeete Appointed Chair of Berklee’s Ensemble Department

April 25, 2019

Skeete has been teaching ensembles and drumming courses at the college for more than 15 years.

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Philip Lima Named Assistant Chair of Berklee's Voice Department

April 18, 2019

Lima, a baritone vocalist acclaimed for his performances on both concert and operatic stages, transitions from Berklee's Human Resources Department to academic leadership. 

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Why Sylvia Rhone Isn't Scared of Losing

April 12, 2019

The trailblazing president of Epic Records shared the secrets of her success at Career Jam 2019. 

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Walter Smith III Joins Berklee as Chair of the Woodwind Department

April 4, 2019

The renowned saxophonist and bandleader returns to his alma mater to lead the next generation of artists.

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Kathy Mattea Presented with Berklee’s American Master Award

March 20, 2019

The Grammy-winning songwriter received the award at Warner Music Nashville during Berklee's 34th annual Nashville student trip.

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Yvette Noel-Schure Receives Berklee's Master of Global Entertainment Award

March 18, 2019

Noel-Schure, publicist for Beyoncé and vice president of Schure Media Group, was presented with the award at Berklee's campus in Valencia, Spain.

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Missy Elliott, Alex Lacamoire, and Justin Timberlake to Receive Honorary Doctorates at Berklee Commencement

March 12, 2019

Berklee's commencement ceremony takes place on Saturday, May 11, at the Agganis Arena at Boston University.

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Berklee, MilliporeSigma, Hacking Medicine Institute to Host Hackathon

March 8, 2019

The Music and Health Innovation Challenge, the first hackathon of its kind, will take place April 5–7.

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