Emory poets commissioned for exhibit on the Great Migration

Emory poets commissioned for exhibit on the Great Migration

Professors Natasha Trethewey and Kevin Young are among 10 celebrated poets commissioned by the Museum of Modern Art to write poems about the mass migration of African Americans from the South to the North that started around 1915.


John Schuerholz named grand marshal of Winship Win the Fight 5K

John Schuerholz named grand marshal of Winship Win the Fight 5K

John Schuerholz, legendary president of the Atlanta Braves, will serve as grand marshal of the Winship Cancer Institute 5K run/walk to be held on Saturday, October 3.

Hilary Swank will play Emory historian Deborah Lipstadt in upcoming movie

Hilary Swank will play Emory historian Deborah Lipstadt in upcoming movie

Emory historian Deborah Lipstadt's acclaimed 2005 book, "History on Trial: My Day in Court with a Holocaust Denier," which chronicles her exoneration by a British court in a sensational libel trial, is being made into a feature film.

Standing up for health

Standing up for health

Alpa Patel wants people to stand up. With a Rollins School of Public Health MPH, Patel has focused her research on the role of physical activity in cancer prevention and obesity as a risk factor for cancer. More recently, she has begun looking at possible links between sitting and cancer risk.


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For two Emory employees, love unfolds amid 14,000 chairs

Emory employees Bridget and Tommy Burke met at the Chair Rodeo, helping set up for Commencement. After a proposal on the Quad, they tied the knot last fall

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Student photos showcase study abroad experiences

Compelling images from Emory students' study abroad trips are now on display in the Computing Center at Cox Hall. Entries in the Center for International Programs Abroad photo contest spanned more than 25 countries.

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Employee Town Hall discusses 'excellence, optimism, integrity'

Emory's values of "excellence, integrity and optimism" were on display at the Employee Council Town Hall, an annual tradition giving employees an opportunity to ask questions of the university's top leadership.

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Laney Graduate School announces Eleanor Main Graduate Mentor Awards

Professor Anita Corbett and PhD student Orion Keifer are the first recipients of the Eleanor Main Graduate Mentor Awards, created to showcase the importance of mentoring in graduate education.