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President Jimmy Carter speaks to Emory freshmen

Sep. 19, 2014

Revitalizing communities, 15 entrepreneurs at a time

Sep. 18, 2014

Exploring Emory's relationship to civil and human rights

Sep. 15, 2014

Langmuir photo collection available online to Emory community

Sep. 12, 2014

Cristo Rey students join Emory Healthcare in work-study program

Sep. 10, 2014

Emory center promotes International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Awareness Day

Sep. 9, 2014

Literary icon Joyce Carol Oates offers a glimpse into her inner world

Sep. 4, 2014

Emory shines at Decatur Book Festival over holiday weekend

Aug. 28, 2014

Emory community invited to wear ribbons, black Thursday to support nonviolence

Aug. 26, 2014

Emory's freshmen move in: Video

Aug. 26, 2014

Move-In Day for Class of 2018: Slideshow

Aug. 25, 2014

Emory ranks among top 50 for LGBT support

Aug. 15, 2014

Emory community responds to chief nurse executive's op-ed on treating Ebola patients

Aug. 11, 2014

CNN Dialogues to explore athletes and social responsibility

Aug. 8, 2014

CNN Dialogues Presents "Athletes and Social Responsibility: Expectations in the 21st Century"

Aug. 7, 2014

Ethics and Servant Leadership interns dig into urban gardens

July 29, 2014

Jerry Lewis appointed Emory senior vice president for communications and public affairs

July 25, 2014

Mobile app gives tour of Battle of Atlanta sites (video)

July 25, 2014

Joyce Carol Oates tickets available Aug. 5; Emory reading keynotes Decatur Book Festival

July 15, 2014

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: Apes vs. Humans, Finding Common Ground

July 10, 2014

In Emory's Math Circle, bubbles are square and equations are cool

July 6, 2014

Special Olympics athletes to convene at Emory

May 29, 2014

Secret lives of faculty: Accounting professor races motorcycles

May 28, 2014

Emory Commencement: Four hours in one minute

May 13, 2014

Adrian Grenier speaks to Emory seniors

May 9, 2014

Heel to Heal 5K raising funds for local health charities

April 30, 2014

Celebrating the life of Bill Fox

April 24, 2014

Medical school Art Gala has theme of service

April 24, 2014

Bill Fox remembered for exemplary service to Emory

April 13, 2014

Emory celebrates bumper crop of Earth Month events

April 4, 2014

Atlanta nonprofits benefit from student art projects

April 1, 2014

University presidents to discuss higher education's role in society

March 26, 2014

Investing in Atlanta's growth

March 17, 2014

Black civil rights, LGBT movements focus of Emory conference

March 16, 2014

Global Women Wikipedia Write-In expands entries of underrepresented people, topics

March 11, 2014

Vigil for Ukraine connects to symphony performance theme

March 4, 2014

Emory partners with Atlanta Science Festival March 22-29

March 4, 2014

LGBTQ Person of the Year explores male-female connection

March 2, 2014

Atlanta-focused speaker series launches with photographer Chip Simone

Feb. 25, 2014

Woman's Club holds gala for string quartet challenge grant

Feb. 25, 2014

Unsung Heroines to get awards

Feb. 25, 2014

Investigation of assaults continues

Feb. 25, 2014

Lives of activism inspire gift to MARBL

Feb. 20, 2014

Emory 'Stands by What is Good,' says president in 2013 Annual Report

Feb. 11, 2014