Emory-led digital memorial shines new light on slave voyages

Emory-led digital memorial shines new light on slave voyages

Recently updated, "Slave Voyages: The Transatlantic Slave Trade Database" uses big data to bring history to life, offering researchers and visitors a more complete portrait of the trans-Atlantic slave trade.


Two Emory professors win Georgia Author of the Year awards

Two Emory professors win Georgia Author of the Year awards

Ruby Lal's "Empress: The Astonishing Reign of Nur Jahan" took top honors in the biography category for the Georgia Author of the Year awards, while Joseph Crespino's "Atticus Finch: The Biography" won the history category.

How customized antibiotic combinations could defeat 'superbugs'

How customized antibiotic combinations could defeat 'superbugs'

A sneaky form of antibiotic resistance called "heteroresistance" is more widespread than previously appreciated. But tracking heteroresistance might guide the choice of antibiotic combinations that can defeat bacteria regarded as invincible.

New CEO named for Emory University Hospital, Orthopaedics & Spine Hospital and EUH at Wesley Woods

New CEO named for Emory University Hospital, Orthopaedics & Spine Hospital and EUH at Wesley Woods

Following an extensive nationwide search, Matt Wain has been named chief executive officer for Emory University Hospital, Emory University Orthopaedics & Spine Hospital and Emory University Hospital at Wesley Woods.


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Emory employees walk more than 2 billion steps for 2019 Move More Challenge

Nearly 6,500 Emory employees created teams, laced up their shoes and logged more than 2 billion total steps during the 2019 Move More Challenge.

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'Operation: Eat Right' employee nutrition challenge returns

Operation: Eat Right, Emory's annual nutrition challenge, encourages employees to improve health habits in three main areas: hydration, produce consumption and fiber intake.

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Emory sports teams win three NCAA Division III national championships

Emory's varsity athletics teams won three NCAA Division III national championships in the 2018-19 season, with volleyball, women's swimming and diving, and men's tennis bringing home top honors.

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Spelman president and Emory professor discuss representation in African American photographs

Spelman College President Mary Schmidt Campbell recently joined Emory professor Kimberly Wallace-Sanders, curator of Emory's "Framing Shadows" exhibit, for a fascinating conversation about portraits of African Americans serving as caregivers for white children.