Emerson Honors Ron Burgundy

    FILE - This 2004 file photo originally released by Paramount Pictures shows Will Ferrell as anchorman Ron Burgundy in "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy."  Emerson College is changing the name of its school of communication. The college in Boston will rename the school for one day only, the Ron Burgundy School of Communication on Dec. 4 to honor the fictitious television anchorman. Ferrell, in character, is scheduled to share his path to journalism greatness with students. His visit will include a news conference, the renaming ceremony and a screening of “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues.” Ferrell, as himself, will introduce the movie.  The sequel opens nationwide on Dec. 20. (AP Photo/Paramount Pictures, Frank Masi)

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    Come get a taste, Emerson. The Boston college will be renaming its communications school after Ron Burgundy for the day when he visits in December. “A visit from Ron Burgundy is a chance to engage with someone who understands the power of media, as well as hairspray, firsthand,” said Emerson College President Lee Pelton in a statement. It’s just the latest promotion for Anchorman 2, which is the subject of a new exhibit at the Newseum in Washington and a underwear marketing campaign by Jockey.

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