New global strategy sets priorities for international engagement

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.


Spring courses engage students with new perspectives, hands-on learning

Spring courses engage students with new perspectives, hands-on learning

Courses offered this spring take students beyond the classroom into the community, out of the country and even -- theoretically -- across the universe.

Deaths of extremely premature infants decrease; fewer dying of breathing complications

Deaths of extremely premature infants decrease; fewer dying of breathing complications

In a large, national study of extremely premature infants, researchers found that overall death rates decreased from 2000 to 2011.

Salt intake among older Americans not linked to heart disease or death

Salt intake among older Americans not linked to heart disease or death

An Emory study shows that salt intake was not associated with mortality or risk for cardiovascular disease and health failure in older adults.


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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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Alternative Spring Break trips offer hands-on service, learning

Registration deadlines are fast approaching for Alternative Spring Break trips, which give Emory and Oxford College students the chance to engage in a variety of community service projects in the Southeast.

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Carnegie Foundation again recognizes Emory for community engagement

In awarding Emory the 2015 Community Engagement Classification, the Carnegie Foundation commends the university's "excellent alignment among campus mission, culture, leadership, resources and practices that support dynamic and noteworthy community engagement."

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Ken Keen: Lessons in leadership from the Haiti earthquake

Five years ago, Ken Keen served as Commander of the Joint Task Force-Haiti. On the anniversary of the disaster, he reflects on the leadership lessons he now brings to Goizueta Business School.