'Typical American Families' photo exhibit to be unveiled at Emory

'Typical American Families' photo exhibit to be unveiled at Emory

Conceived by Carlton Mackey, director of Emory's Ethics and the Arts Program, a new photographic exhibit that explores a wider view of American families opens May 7 at the Center for Ethics.


Easing dystonia symptoms with deep brain stimulation

Easing dystonia symptoms with deep brain stimulation

"Imagine trying to force two positive magnets together," says Michael Richardson, a patient who since childhood has battled dystonia, the third most common movement disorder, after essential tremor and Parkinson's. Despite a variety of treatments, the disorder was winning. That's when his doctor told him about a surgery available at Emory.

Verdelle Bellamy remembered as national nursing leader and Emory pioneer

Verdelle Bellamy remembered as national nursing leader and Emory pioneer

A national nursing icon and Georgia nursing leader, Verdelle Bellamy died on April 22. She was 88. Bellamy was known as a pioneer in the nursing profession. She was one of the first two African American students to graduate from Emory University in 1963, where she earned a master's degree in nursing from the Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing.

Student photos showcase study abroad experiences

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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Honors theses highlight undergraduate research

At Emory, the high caliber of resources of a national research university adds depth and rigor to the undergraduate liberal arts education.

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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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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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Reiss wins Guggenheim Fellowship for study of modern sleep

As a 2015 Guggenheim Fellow, English professor Benjamin Reiss will spend the next academic year working on a cultural and literary study of modern sleep patterns.