Work starts Oct. 3 on an interim student dining facility in the courtyard in front of the Woodruff PE Center. The facility will serve student diners during the construction of a new Campus Life Center.
The first rolling DNA motor -- the biological equivalent of the invention of the wheel for the field of DNA machines -- is headed from its origins in an Emory chemistry lab to the finals of the 2016 Collegiate Inventors Competition in Washington, D.C.
Emory College biology lecturer Patrick Cafferty takes one of his weekly office hours on the road for a three-mile run through campus. It's part of an overarching goal to connect with students in his human physiology class as a teacher and mentor.
In a new ranking of top colleges and universities in the U.S. by The Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education, Emory University ranked 17th out of 500 national public and private universities.
October arts events at Emory include performances by Jazz musician Branford Marsalis, R.E.M.'s Mike Mills and violinist Robert McDuffie, and "The President's Own" U.S. Marine Band.
Emory President Claire E. Sterk has appointed Robert M. Franklin as senior adviser to the president. Franklin, the inaugural James T. and Berta R. Laney Chair in Moral Leadership, brings a broad portfolio of academic leadership and faculty experience to his newest Emory role.
With a little more than a month to go before the First Folio arrives at Emory, the campus-wide celebration of the world's most famous playwright kicks into high gear with exhibits, plays, films and more.