Emory alum makes ‘Good Trouble’ with new John Lewis documentary

Emory alum makes ‘Good Trouble’ with new John Lewis documentary

Emory alumnus Ben Arnon helped produce one of the summer’s most-anticipated documentaries, "Good Trouble," a celebration of legendary civil rights activist and longtime U.S. Rep. John Lewis, who has deep ties to Emory. The film debuts July 3 on video on demand.


Virtual town hall answers student questions about fall return to Emory campus

Virtual town hall answers student questions about fall return to Emory campus

Campus leaders provide insight into what academics and student life will look like in the next school year, as well as how they’re working to protect everyone’s health and safety.

Emory launches national dashboard to help visualize COVID-19 disparities

Emory launches national dashboard to help visualize COVID-19 disparities

Although COVID-19 has swept the entire country, its burden has not been spread equally. Some communities suffer high infection rates, hospitalizations and deaths. To shine a light on the virus’ differential impact, Emory researchers developed the COVID-19 Health Equity Dashboard.

World Zoonoses Day: 'We have to act now to avoid even bigger catastrophes'

World Zoonoses Day: 'We have to act now to avoid even bigger catastrophes'

World Zoonoses Day, July 6, spotlights diseases caused by germs that spread between animals and people. “The primary risks for future spillover of zoonotic diseases are deforestation of tropical environments and large-scale industrial farming of animals,” says Emory disease ecologist Thomas Gillespie.


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Emory libraries reopen on appointment-only basis effective July 6

Emory libraries will open July 6 for appointment-only, in-person research and services for Emory faculty members and graduate students. Virtual library services remain available to serve the majority of users' needs, with everything from digital downloads to video consultations and online chats.

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From video games to movies, course underlines classical stories playing out on our screens

Elements from ancient Greek and Roman myth and culture abound in today’s movies, comics and other media. “Ancient Worlds, Modern Media” shows students how to look for these references and discern what they represent.

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Healthy Emory’s Diabetes Prevention Program still makes a difference online

Participants in the Diabetes Prevention Program found support, excitement and success despite transitioning to a remote format in March. Information sessions for the next series of classes start in July, with classes beginning in August.

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Campus remembers Donald Shockley, former Emory chaplain

Rev. Donald Shockley, who served as Emory University’s full-time chaplain from 1979-1990, died June 8. His legacy of expanding campus ministry to include groups across the university continues today.