Naomi Maisel wins McMullan Award for bringing people to the table

Naomi Maisel wins McMullan Award for bringing people to the table

After volunteering at local food pantries, Naomi Maisel founded Emory's chapter of Campus Kitchens, which saves about 1,000 pounds of potentially wasted food every month and converts it into healthy meals for those in need.


Oldest graduate blends religion and public life through prison outreach

Oldest graduate blends religion and public life through prison outreach

On May 9, Hurl Taylor, age 77, will march in his second Emory Commencement. Decades after graduating from Emory Law, he will receive a master's degree from Candler School of Theology to support his prison ministry.

Class of 2016 distinguished by commitment to service, community

Class of 2016 distinguished by commitment to service, community

A theme of service -- to campus, community and the world -- will be woven throughout Emory¿s 171st Commencement ceremony, set for Monday, May 9. Renowned epidemiologist William Foege will give the keynote address as Emory celebrates the diverse achievements of this year's graduates.

Emory College class orator draws on experience uniting students across differences

Emory College class orator draws on experience uniting students across differences

Selected to address his fellow graduates, TableTalk co-founder Ami Fields-Meyer will focus on how the Class of 2016 can use lessons learned at Emory to impact the world.


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Colorful Choices Challenge helps Emory employees embrace healthier eating

Over 1,700 employees have joined Colorful Choices, a six-week nutrition challenge from Healthy Emory that encourages participants to eat five servings of fruits and vegetables each day.

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Laney Graduate School receives grant to pilot project on global skills development

Launching in fall 2016, the project will create an innovative "community of practice" to help doctoral students gain experience working with organizations that seek solutions to poverty, food security, climate change and other global problems.

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Afghan ambassador visits Emory to discuss politics, perceptions

Hamdullah Mohib, Afghanistan's ambassador to the U.S., and his wife, Lael Mohib, discussed the country's future with students in Marion Creekmore's South Asian politics class.

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Emory tennis teams sweep UAA championships

Emory's women's and men's tennis teams won the University Athletic Association championships over the weekend -- the fourth consecutive championship for the women and the second for the men.