Chemistry synthesizes radical overhaul of undergraduate curriculum

Chemistry synthesizes radical overhaul of undergraduate curriculum

Emory is one of the first major research universities to completely overhaul how it teaches chemistry, from introductory courses to capstone senior seminars. The new curriculum, called Chemistry Unbound, is supported by a $1.2 million grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.


'Midnight Pillow' opens new season for Theater Emory

'Midnight Pillow' opens new season for Theater Emory

Describing "Frankenstein," Mary Shelley referred to the story as the "spectre which had haunted my midnight pillow." Theater Emory's "Midnight Pillow," opening Sept. 21, brings 13 writers together to explore Shelley's depiction of the artistic method.

Happy Tails therapy dogs bring comfort and joy to hospital patients

Happy Tails therapy dogs bring comfort and joy to hospital patients

For the past six years, therapy dogs from Happy Tails have been visiting patients at Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital, brightening days and bringing normalcy, comfort, laughter and joy to hospital rooms.

Philosopher examines how sports fandom shapes identity

Philosopher examines how sports fandom shapes identity

With football season underway, the mania of American sports fans is on full display. Oxford philosophy professor Erin Tarver's new book, "The I in Team: Sports Fandom and the Reproduction of Identity," takes a deeper look at what it means.


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From politics to peanuts, Carter fields questions from Emory students

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, Emory University Distinguished Professor, addresses immigration, global health, human rights and more in the 36th Carter Town Hall.

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Theater Emory's new artistic director pushes tradition of innovation

This fall, Theater Emory welcomes Brent Glenn, who aims to reinvigorate the 30-year-old organization into a more outward-facing institution while building on its strong tradition of innovation and new works.

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Emergency preparations help Emory weather tropical storm

Tropical storm fells trees on Emory's campuses, but extensive emergency preparations help keep students and patients safe in Irma's wake.

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Emory ranked among top national universities by U.S. News

Emory University has been ranked 21st among the nation's top universities in the new 2018 Best Colleges guidebook from U.S. News & World Report.