Emory honors literary icon with 'A Tribute to Seamus Heaney'

Emory honors literary icon with 'A Tribute to Seamus Heaney'

The Vega String Quartet will join poets including Natasha Trethewey, Kevin Young, Tracy K. Smith and more Oct. 2 for an evening of poetry and song celebrating the late Irish poet's legacy.


Maternal breast milk is risk factor for infection in premature infants

Maternal breast milk is risk factor for infection in premature infants

Premature infants, especially those born with very low-birth-weight, are particularly vulnerable to cytomegalovirus infection because of their immature immune systems.

Platelets modulate clotting behavior by "feeling" their surroundings

Platelets modulate clotting behavior by "feeling" their surroundings

Platelets, the tiny cell fragments whose job it is to stop bleeding, can "feel" the physical environment around them and respond in a graduated way.

Emory ranks among top colleges for Teach For America corps

Emory ranks among top colleges for Teach For America corps

Emory University once again ranks among the top 20 medium-sized colleges and universities contributing alumni to Teach For America's teaching corps. Emory has earned a spot in the top 20 for each of the seven years that the list has been released.


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A 'spirited' artist reflects on helping give life to Dooley

Nicholas Petkas, a 1949 Emory College graduate, recalls sketching the campus mascot now featured in "Vintage Dooley" spirit items.

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President Obama meets with Emory Healthcare team about Ebola

Speaking at the CDC, President Obama announced new initiatives to combat Ebola in Africa and praised Emory's "extraordinary efforts" to care for Americans who contracted the virus while giving aid there.

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Exploring Emory's relationship to civil and human rights

Emory University President James Wagner examined the university's role and responsibilities in a public conversation with Emory Alumni Board president Doug Shipman, CEO of Atlanta's new Center for Civil and Human Rights.

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Jennie Taylor leaves record of growth for Oxford College

After 35 years, Jennie Taylor retires from her role as dean of enrollment services for Oxford College, leaving behind a record of success in shaping and growing admissions.


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Is the black vote Hillary Clinton's for the taking?

The Root, Sep. 23

Procter & Gamble cancels on-field NFL promotion

Associated Press, Sep. 19

When Weltner stood alone

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Sep. 19

Ex-President Carter in hot seat, on subjects vital or not

New York Times, Sep. 18