With a little more than a month to go before the First Folio arrives at Emory, the campus-wide celebration of the world's most famous playwright kicks into high gear with exhibits, plays, films and more.
Emory President Claire E. Sterk has appointed Robert M. Franklin as senior adviser to the president. Franklin, the inaugural James T. and Berta R. Laney Chair in Moral Leadership, brings a broad portfolio of academic leadership and faculty experience to his newest Emory role.
Emory has steadily courted the television and film industry, encouraging location scouts to choose the University as a set for their projects. For students, the chance to observe filmmaking firsthand provides a critical form of research.
Emory's Candler School of Theology will host world-renowned German theologian Jürgen Moltmann for a conference on issues of contemporary theology, the church and the world. "Unfinished Worlds: Jürgen Moltmann at 90" takes place Oct. 19-20.
Cassie Mitchell, an Emory alumna and research professor in biomedical engineering, brings home two medals from the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
During a volatile election year, politics emerged as a focal point at Emory's 35th annual Carter Town Hall -- a lively conversation between first-year students and former U.S. President Jimmy Carter.
September is National Preparedness Month, the perfect time to learn more about what to do if an emergency occurs on campus.