Alumna serves as White House liaison for Americans with disabilities

Alumna serves as White House liaison for Americans with disabilities

As President Obama addressed a recent White House reception marking the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, he gave special recognition to Emory graduate Maria Town, his new disability community liaison.


Erica Jong comes to Emory for Decatur Book Festival

Erica Jong comes to Emory for Decatur Book Festival

Novelist Erica Jong, known for her ground-breaking book "Fear of Flying," appears Sept. 4 at Emory's Schwartz Center for Performing Arts. Free tickets will be available Aug. 11.

Whale shark project lets students dive into genetic research

Whale shark project lets students dive into genetic research

Biology undergraduates at Emory are the first to take a crack at researching the raw data from the sequence of the genome of the whale shark, the world's largest fish.

Emory marks first anniversary of Ebola care

Emory marks first anniversary of Ebola care

On Aug. 2, 2014, the first Ebola patient in the United States stepped slowly from the back of an ambulance and walked into Emory University Hospital. Take a look back at Emory's impact since then.


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Indigo Girls to present 2015 Homecoming Concert

Grammy-winning duo -- and Emory alumnae -- the Indigo Girls will headline the 2015 Emory Homecoming Weekend Concert on Saturday, Sept. 26.

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Young poets tear open festival with crackling energy, raw emotion

Young poets from around the world congregated for a vibrant celebration of words during opening ceremonies for the 18th annual Brave New Voices International Youth Poetry Slam Festival.

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Emory TechLab explores the 'magic' of 3-D printing

Emory's TechLab in Cox Hall offers three-dimensional printing of objects for a wide variety of faculty, staff and student projects. Items printed so far include models of molecules, kidneys, artwork and much more.

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John Lewis Fellows explore human rights in new summer program

Three Emory College students are among 20 American and 10 European scholars selected to spend four weeks studying diversity and minority rights -- the most from any university in the fellowship's inaugural year.