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Wellness champions use CSAs to creatively promote healthy eating

July 5, 2018

Holbrook to serve as vice provost for faculty affairs

June 26, 2018

Democrats appealing to the heart? Yes, please

June 26, 2018

Emory University statement from President Claire E. Sterk regarding Supreme Court decision to uphold travel ban

June 26, 2018

Sterk discusses the impact of technology in higher education

June 26, 2018

Remembering Rev. Ralph David Abernathy 50 years after Resurrection City came down

June 22, 2018

Koko the Gorilla, who learned sign language, dies at 46

June 21, 2018

It's time to expand scope of practice laws

June 19, 2018

Polls: Trump's family separation policy is very unpopular - except among Republicans

June 18, 2018

Unraveling the intricacies of global connectivity

June 11, 2018

A sneaky theory of where language came from

June 10, 2018

June: 10 things to do for $10 or less

June 5, 2018

Sterk discusses the impact and value of higher education

June 5, 2018

New employee wellness challenge 'Operation: Eat Right' focuses on nutrition

June 4, 2018

How the Supreme Court (respectfully) kicked the cake down the road

June 4, 2018

Summer at Emory blossoms with conferences, activities and events

May 29, 2018

Emory College launches strategic priorities to build academic excellence

May 22, 2018

Emory Investment Management announces new hires

May 22, 2018

Staff Fest 2018 celebrates 40 years of fun

May 22, 2018

Campus participation in new waste policy spurs results

May 22, 2018

Don Blankenship continues quest to help Joe Manchin keep his job

May 22, 2018

Spelman College quietly eliminates one of the country's few jazz programs for women

May 22, 2018

Trump voters warn him not to fire Mueller: 'People would be suspicious'

May 22, 2018

Black, female and running for governor: Can she win in the South?

May 22, 2018

Staff Fest 2018 marks 40 years of celebrating Emory employees

May 17, 2018

Photos: Chair Rodeo readies Quad for Commencement

May 10, 2018

Provost reflects on first year at Emory, looks ahead to new strategic plan

May 10, 2018

Sterk thanks Emory community for 'remarkable' academic year

May 9, 2018

Emory's approach to open expression gains attention

May 8, 2018

Their unskilled immigrant ancestors came here and built America

May 7, 2018

Today is a national day of prayer. Should that be legal?

May 7, 2018

May: 10 free things to do on campus

May 3, 2018

President Sterk praises Emory employees at Leadership Social

May 3, 2018

Emory students create video campaign to tell Amazon #WhyAtlanta

May 3, 2018

Emory acquires work of Atlanta artist, photographer Jon Arge

May 2, 2018

America's best employers

May 2, 2018

Emory ranked one of America's Best Employers by Forbes

May 1, 2018

Emory to host annual 5K and offer free health screenings in Johns Creek

May 1, 2018

This teen's racist prom invite was a bad idea. But a free-speech expert says it's his right

April 26, 2018

The Fighting Has Begun Over Who Owns Land Drowned by Climate Change

April 26, 2018

Photos: Emory marks Denim Day to end sexual violence

April 24, 2018

Emory, other leading universities urge appeals court to support DACA students

April 24, 2018

Emory to participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day in Johns Creek

April 18, 2018

Emory Employee Council hosts Spring Leadership Social

April 17, 2018

Federal Reserve partnership yields big benefits for Emory's economics department

April 13, 2018

Emory's Denim Day on April 18 supports ending sexual violence

April 12, 2018

Anderson to deliver Distinguished Faculty Lecture

April 7, 2018

The real Sinclair danger isn't its Trumpian promo, it's how many TV stations it owns

April 6, 2018

Emory faculty, students, alumni honored for continuing King's legacy

April 5, 2018

Emory faculty awarded Guggenheim Fellowships

April 5, 2018

Historian Taylor Branch to discuss Martin Luther King Jr., James Weldon Johnson

April 3, 2018

Federal omnibus spending bill includes victories for research, education programs

April 2, 2018

The Ruling Named For Linda Brown Died Long Before She Did

April 2, 2018

Harper Lee letters offer candid takes on religion, family

April 2, 2018

Campus memorial service to honor former Emory Provost Billy Frye

March 28, 2018

'Carousel' Revival to Credit Agnes de Mille's Original Choreography

March 28, 2018

Photos: Tibet Week begins

March 27, 2018

Emory professor's new podcast unearths Georgia's 'Buried Truths'

March 26, 2018

Community well-being survey on sexual violence seeks student responses

March 23, 2018

With centrist Democrats' success, party's identity struggle gets more complicated

March 20, 2018

Citing Parkland shooting, anti-gun-violence activist is running for Congress in Georgia

March 15, 2018

Photos: National Walkout Day

March 15, 2018

Carlos Museum, Emory Autism Center work together to make museum visits more inclusive

March 13, 2018

Faculty mentors help demystify the road toward retirement

March 8, 2018

March: 10 things to do for $10 or less

March 6, 2018

Democrats woo Delta after Georgia Republicans threaten retribution over NRA benefits

March 2, 2018

What motivates voters more than loyalty? Loathing

March 2, 2018

Georgia lawmaker threatens to kill Delta state tax breaks over NRA stance

Feb. 28, 2018

Glenn Chancel Choir concert will feature songs and words on world peace

Feb. 27, 2018

ReSpectacle program renews patients' sight with refurbished eyeglasses

Feb. 26, 2018

Emory, East Lake Golf Club host Bobby Jones Legacy Golf Tournament

Feb. 26, 2018

Scully to serve as vice provost for undergraduate education

Feb. 21, 2018

Public dialogue will explore 'Black and Latinx Solidarity'

Feb. 20, 2018

Emory earns 'Safe Community' reaccreditation

Feb. 19, 2018

Emory community gathers in remembrance, support of Parkland, Florida

Feb. 16, 2018

Photos: Vigil for Parkland, Florida

Feb. 16, 2018

Feast of Words toasts Emory faculty authors, editors

Feb. 14, 2018

RCE Greater Atlanta officially acknowledged by United Nations University

Feb. 14, 2018

Emory takes steps to prevent, respond to flu cases on campus

Feb. 13, 2018

Monthly sessions will answer questions on new campus waste policy

Feb. 13, 2018

Goizueta launches 'Entrepreneurs-in-Residence' program

Feb. 9, 2018

Take time to get prepared during Severe Weather Awareness Week

Feb. 5, 2018

From jazz to plays to poetry, February brings diverse arts events to campus

Feb. 1, 2018

Symposium to explore future of life from religious, scientific viewpoints

Feb. 1, 2018

Sephardi Jewish history is theme of 22nd Tenenbaum Lecture

Jan. 31, 2018

Car break-ins prompt a reminder to lock up

Jan. 31, 2018

Class and Labor II report yields recommendations

Jan. 30, 2018

Emory hosts community conversation on America's opioid crisis

Jan. 30, 2018

Emory ranks 7th on Forbes list of America's Best Employers for Diversity

Jan. 25, 2018

Campus-wide recycling events divert tons of waste from landfill

Jan. 25, 2018

New film series explores 'Black Lives on the Small Screen'

Jan. 23, 2018

Emory Healthcare equipment finds new life at Clarkston Community Health Center

Jan. 17, 2018

Congress has long 'to do' list for 2018

Jan. 9, 2018

Emory's King Week honors the life, legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

Jan. 8, 2018

January: 10 things to do for $10 or less

Jan. 8, 2018

Energy competition, holiday turndown support goal of reducing campus energy use

Dec. 13, 2017

Emory grads poised for musical breakthrough as The Shadowboxers

Dec. 13, 2017

Warnock to give keynote at Emory Law's MLK celebration

Dec. 12, 2017

Tamika Kendrick: Answering the call for help

Dec. 12, 2017

Emory students propose solutions to problems facing migrants, refugees

Dec. 12, 2017

A new fuzzy face in Emory's Counseling and Psychological Services

Dec. 11, 2017

Photos: Pet Therapy Study Break

Dec. 11, 2017

Emory Healthcare provided $73.5 million in charity care in FY 2016-2017

Dec. 10, 2017

Donate textbooks to help fellow students with financial hardships

Dec. 6, 2017

December: 10 things to do for $10 or less

Dec. 5, 2017

From tiny seeds communities flourish

Dec. 4, 2017

Winners announced for zero landfill waste video competition

Nov. 27, 2017

Frye, Emory's first provost, remembered for integrity, wisdom, leadership

Nov. 21, 2017

Celebrate the holidays with Emory campus traditions

Nov. 20, 2017

Help support Emory on #GivingTuesday

Nov. 20, 2017

Photos: Emory Cares International Day of Service

Nov. 15, 2017

Program seeks to serve up American culture for Thanksgiving

Nov. 14, 2017

New Emory policy seeks zero landfill waste

Nov. 14, 2017

Emory ceremony commemorates Veterans Day

Nov. 9, 2017

Join EmoryThanks to show gratitude to donors

Nov. 7, 2017

Emory Cares International Service Day unites community to help others

Nov. 7, 2017

Mandatory state policies work best to curb power plant emissions, study finds

Nov. 7, 2017

Panel to help Emory students, community meet U.N's sustainability goals

Nov. 6, 2017

Emory joins court brief supporting DACA students

Nov. 2, 2017

Public scholar Ellison shares his journey in 'Fearless Dialogues'

Nov. 2, 2017

Emory community to honor veterans with Nov. 8 ceremony

Nov. 1, 2017

November arts events include renowned authors, musicians and more

Oct. 31, 2017

Emory obtains archives of playwright Douglas Turner Ward

Oct. 24, 2017

Emory students' nonprofit helps kids' interest in science bloom

Oct. 23, 2017

Negro Ensemble Company's 50th anniversary to be celebrated at Emory

Oct. 19, 2017

Campus Life Pavilion to be dedicated during Homecoming to black students who integrated Emory

Oct. 18, 2017

'Emory Land' brings fun and games to Homecoming Week

Oct. 18, 2017

Relationship Violence Awareness Month features dialogue, events 

Oct. 17, 2017

Emory hosts Jewish film festival for Homecoming, Family Weekend

Oct. 17, 2017

Center for Women celebrates 25 years at Emory

Oct. 17, 2017

Emory makes music for the big screen

Oct. 16, 2017

Emory's Rose Library awarded archival grant to foster collaborative AIDS education

Oct. 12, 2017

Lauren Winner to speak at Women's Forum

Oct. 12, 2017

Emory Homecoming, Family Weekend offer fun for all ages

Oct. 11, 2017

Emory alum reports from the front lines of Hurricane Irma

Oct. 10, 2017

Campus forum to focus on civil discourse

Oct. 10, 2017

Screenings, risk assessment help Emory employees evaluate their health

Oct. 4, 2017

October: 10 things to do for $10 or less

Oct. 4, 2017

Emory welcomes new Title IX coordinator

Oct. 3, 2017

Campus resources available for safety planning, support after Las Vegas shooting

Oct. 3, 2017

Goizueta program helps small businesses get off the ground

Oct. 2, 2017

October arts calendar includes Vienna Boys Choir, Halloween events

Oct. 2, 2017

Donate for disaster relief through Oct. 21

Sep. 29, 2017

National Diversity Council honors Cadray for leadership, impact

Sep. 28, 2017

Candler Concert Series opens with pianist Alessio Bax, violinist Chee-Yun

Sep. 26, 2017

Emory joins amicus brief opposing travel ban

Sep. 20, 2017

Episcopal Presiding Bishop Michael Curry to speak Oct. 11

Sep. 18, 2017

Learn about Emory resources during National Preparedness Month

Sep. 17, 2017

Emergency preparations help Emory weather tropical storm

Sep. 13, 2017

Former Emory College Dean David Minter remembered as scholar, academic leader

Sep. 7, 2017

'Emory 21 Days of Peace' promotes building peace locally, globally

Sep. 5, 2017

September arts events include music, painting, poetry

Sep. 5, 2017

Evolutionary ecology could benefit beekeepers battling diseases

Aug. 31, 2017

High school seniors now can apply to three Georgia universities with one application

Aug. 29, 2017

M. Patrick Graham: The librarian turns the page

Aug. 24, 2017

Emory digital team bringing streets of 'Brotherman' to life at Decatur Book Festival

Aug. 22, 2017

Emory president issues statement regarding Charlottesville

Aug. 14, 2017

Business students take on Leader's Reaction Course

Aug. 11, 2017

Creative writing professor remembered as caring leader, mentor

Aug. 1, 2017

Emory hosts journalism panel to kick off Decatur Book Festival

Aug. 1, 2017

August: 10 things to do for $10 or less

July 27, 2017

MBA students learn, grow during West Coast Business Practice Immersion

July 26, 2017

Global Connections trip explores protest, reform

July 20, 2017

Inspired by Zora Neale Hurston, students create art to reveal communities

July 17, 2017

Twice as many scholarships mean more opportunities for students

July 14, 2017

July: 10 things to do for $10 or less

June 26, 2017

A national imperative: a deep summer's breath

June 23, 2017

Emory names new vice provost for enrollment management

June 22, 2017

Special feature: Doctors on the field

June 21, 2017

Emory students, alumni help fight human trafficking

June 19, 2017

Meredith Honeycutt: Continuing a family tradition of serving students

June 15, 2017

The neuroscience of learning across borders

June 15, 2017

Summer reading: 8 books by Emory faculty to add to your list

June 15, 2017

President's annual report reflects on 'remarkable year' for Emory

June 15, 2017

Emory University, largest employer in DeKalb County, serves as driving force for Atlanta region

June 12, 2017

Donated student goods support charitable non-profit

June 12, 2017

First-generation students find needed support in campus program

June 8, 2017

Emory shares in Georgia's movie industry boom

June 2, 2017

June: 10 things to do for $10 or less

June 1, 2017