New Emory Scholars bring diverse talents to campus

New Emory Scholars bring diverse talents to campus

A debater interested in languages and biochemistry. A spoken-word poet who mastered Russian and studied in Poland. A weight lifter who founded a nonprofit program for children. Get to know the newest Emory Scholars, selected for both their achievements and potential.


By the numbers: Class of 2020

By the numbers: Class of 2020

Take a closer look at the demographics of first-year students in Emory College of Arts and Sciences and Oxford College.

Chimpanzees choose cooperation over competition

Chimpanzees choose cooperation over competition

When given a choice between cooperating or competing, chimpanzees tend to cooperate, Yerkes researchers have found. This suggests the roots of human cooperation are shared with other primates.

Start of the academic year brings new faces, programs across Emory

Start of the academic year brings new faces, programs across Emory

The nine schools that make up Emory have extensive plans for the 2016-17 academic year. Here's a roundup of what's new and noteworthy, as listed by each school.


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Barnes to serve as interim executive vice president for business and administration

After more than a decade as vice president for human resources, Peter Barnes has been chosen by President-elect Sterk to serve as Emory's chief business officer.

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Stuart Zola becomes interim provost of Emory University

Emory President-elect Claire E. Sterk has announced the appointment of Stuart Zola, one of the nation's leading neuroscientists, as interim provost and executive vice president for academic affairs. With a long history of service at Emory, Zola assumed his new role Aug. 15.

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Elliott named interim dean of Emory College

Almost two decades ago, Michael Elliott joined the Emory faculty as an English professor, drawn by the University's strong commitment to both teaching and research. Now he is taking the helm of Emory College as interim dean.

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Oxford College to hold memorial service for students killed in Bangladesh

A memorial service will be held at Oxford College on Sunday, Aug. 28, for students Abinta Kabir and Faraaz Hossain, who were killed over the summer in a terrorist attack in Dhaka, Bangladesh.