Study finds infants can learn communication skills from videos

Study finds infants can learn communication skills from videos

Children under two can learn some sign language skills from watching videos, according to a study led by Emory researchers. The findings contradict previous studies about babies and educational videos.


Rushdie to address human rights in lecture at Emory

Rushdie to address human rights in lecture at Emory

Acclaimed author Salman Rushdie returns to Emory University during February as University Distinguished Professor for a public lecture on human rights and a number of events and classes.

Still Alice: An accurate look at Alzheimer's?

Still Alice: An accurate look at Alzheimer's?

In the latest episode of Emory Looks at Hollywood, Education Core Director in Emory University's Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Ken Hepburn analyzes the authenticity of the movie "Still Alice."

Researchers conduct school-based health center evaluations

Researchers conduct school-based health center evaluations

Researchers from Emory University's School of Medicine and the Rollins School of Public Health received a five-year $1 million award from the National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities to evaluate school-based health centers in Georgia.


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New exhibit explores how stars shone on African art, rituals, stories

African cultural astronomy and how it has influenced traditional and contemporary African arts is the star of the Carlos Museum's new exhibit, "African Cosmos: Stellar Arts," opening Jan. 31.

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Semester-long Ebola forum kicks off Jan. 26

The Ebola Faculty and Community Forum, which starts Jan. 26, offers a multidisciplinary look at the impact of Ebola on public health, policy, law, ethics, government, religion and more.

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New global strategy sets priorities for international engagement

"A Global Vision for Emory," announced this week by the Office of Global Strategy and Initiatives, promotes greater coherence, direction and recognition of the university's worldwide reach.

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NCAA honors McDaniels with Silver Anniversary Award

Some 25 years after his college football career, the NCAA honors Pellom McDaniels for his achievements in the NFL, community service and work as a professor and curator at Emory.