First 9/11 Scholarship recipient discovers the power of community

First 9/11 Scholarship recipient discovers the power of community

Alec Russin was only a toddler when he lost his father in the Sept. 11 attacks. Now he's the first recipient of a special Emory scholarship created to help the children of alumni who felt the impact most.


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Emory hosts Tara Westover, best-selling author of 'Educated,' in lead-off event for Common Read

This year's Common Read program kicks off Sept. 26 with best-selling author Tara Westover discussing "Educated," her memoir of her quest for knowledge after growing up with survivalist parents and not setting foot in a classroom until age 17.

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Recent alum is Emory's first winner of prestigious scholarship to study for two years in France

Jacob Kasel will pursue a master's degree in France as the first Emory winner of the Michel David-Weill Scholarship, awarded to a single student each year from applicants from 30 top U.S. institutions.

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Perfectly matched: Connecting children on the autism spectrum with others

Early Emory is the university's year-round preschool education program that provides opportunities for children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder to learn and grow with typically developing children. Meet two children who became best friends through the program.

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Infectious diseases symposium to kick off internal funding program

On Sept. 19, Emory's first Infectious Diseases Across Scales Symposium will bring together faculty, students and researchers from across the university, and beyond, who are involved in interdisciplinary work that transcends traditional boundaries.

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Celebrating the new Emory Student Center

The Emory Student Center pulsed with music, lights and laughter, as the campus community came together for a ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the innovative new space.

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Chameleons inspire 'smart skin' that changes color in sun

While a chameleon can alter the color of its skin, scientists have struggled to make a photonic crystal "smart skin" that changes color in response to the environment without also changing in size. Emory chemists might have found a solution to the problem, documented in a new study.