Emory scholar tells immigrant stories through young adult novels

Emory scholar tells immigrant stories through young adult novels

In her new novel, "The Radius of Us," Marie Marquardt, scholar-in-residence at Candler School of Theology, examines the hardships Latin American teens face fleeing gang violence and seeking asylum in the U.S. She gives a reading on campus tonight.


Photos: Emory celebrates MLK Jr.

Photos: Emory celebrates MLK Jr.

The Emory community joined the nation in celebrating the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. through community service and events featuring inspiring speakers who encouraged students, faculty and staff to continue working for social justice.

How estrogen modulates fear learning -- molecular insight into PTSD

How estrogen modulates fear learning -- molecular insight into PTSD

New research provides insight into how estrogen changes gene activity in the brain to achieve its protective effects against PTSD.

World premiere orchestra performance, archival film tour headline January arts events

World premiere orchestra performance, archival film tour headline January arts events

The Orpheus Chamber Orchestra visits campus this month to perform the debut of "a canticle of shadows," an elegy for victims of war from Richard Prior, director of performance studies at Emory.


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Heading into inauguration, 'Faith and Politics' students take leadership in new directions

Students who completed Robert Franklin's "Faith and Politics" course last month knew they would get in-depth exposure to how politics and faith interact. What most didn't expect was that it would mark a turning point in understanding their call as leaders.

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Chris Palazzolo: Sharing his passion for politics with students and faculty

With the presidential inauguration just days away, it's already been a busy academic year for social sciences librarian Chris Palazzolo. But then, even a non-presidential election year is busy in his specialty areas.

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Presidential inauguration events link Emory's past, present and bold future

Community is at the center of public events planned to celebrate the Feb. 8 inauguration of Emory President Claire E. Sterk as the university's 20th president and first female chief executive. Tickets become available Friday.

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Lipstadt surprises airplane passengers watching 'Denial'

Traveling from London to Seattle, Emory historian Deborah Lipstadt was surprised to discover she was part of the in-flight entertainment, so she introduced herself to passengers watching "Denial," the film about her battle with a Holocaust denier.