Driving discovery

Driving discovery

Emory received $734 million in external research funding in fiscal year 2018, the most ever for the university. Funded research helps Emory improve and save lives, attract top professors and students, and create jobs and spark economic growth.


'Potato gene' reveals how ancient Andeans adapted to starchy diet

'Potato gene' reveals how ancient Andeans adapted to starchy diet

DNA analyses done by Emory geneticists show that ancient populations of the Peruvian highlands adapted to the introduction of agriculture and an extreme, high-altitude environment in ways distinct from other global populations.

Healing on the homefront

Healing on the homefront

Veteran Timothy Banik struggled with PTSD after his military service, but an innovative Emory program helped him get his life back. Explore how Emory supports veterans through health care, legal aid, education benefits and more.

Study: Majority of children unable to distinguish real guns from toy guns

Study: Majority of children unable to distinguish real guns from toy guns

A new research study finds that a majority of children could not tell the difference between a real gun and a toy gun when presented with comparison photos. In contrast, a majority caregivers and the children themselves were confident that children could distinguish between the two.


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Health sciences library opens 'Spirit Lives On' dementia awareness exhibit

"The Spirit Lives On: Art and the Mind," a new permanent exhibit at the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library, features art and photography by people with dementia illnesses and their caregivers from the Emory community.

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Emory commemorates Veterans Day

As cold rain fell outside, the Emory community filled Cannon Chapel on Monday to honor the service and sacrifices of veterans and those currently in the U.S. military.

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Emory outlines legislative priorities after midterm elections

With most results from the Nov. 6 midterm election now in, Emory's Office of Government and Community Affairs outlines the university's state and federal legislative priorities for the coming year.

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November: 10 things to do for $10 or less

Visit the Emory Farmers Market for unique treats for your Thanksgiving feast, view some of Hitchcock's best films, and commemorate the 200th birthday of Frederick Douglass with Oscar-winning actor Louis Gossett Jr. and one of Douglass' direct descendants.