The flu is coming: Are we ready for the next pandemic?

The flu is coming: Are we ready for the next pandemic?

A hundred years ago, the 1918 flu pandemic swept the globe killing 50 to 100 million people. Since then, there have been three more pandemics — in 1957, 1968 and 2009. The next pandemic, say experts, is a question of when, not if. Are we ready?


Emory University welcomes first set of students into the Class of 2023

Emory University welcomes first set of students into the Class of 2023

Emory University received a record 1,910 applications for the first round of Early Decision admission, welcoming 559 outstanding students to Emory College and 256 to Oxford College, including a record 32 scholars from the QuestBridge National College Match program.

Vitamin treatment for sepsis is put to the test

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Vitamin treatment for sepsis is put to the test

Emory physician Jonathan Sevransky and his team are leading a nationwide clinical trial testing an intravenous cocktail of vitamins and steroids to treat sepsis, a life-threatening reaction to infection affecting millions globally.

Promising poet: Emory senior wins national writing awards

Promising poet: Emory senior wins national writing awards

Christell Victoria Roach, winner of this year's Hurston/Wright Foundation Award for College Writers, finds inspiration for her poetry through research in Emory's extensive archives on African American history and culture.


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A Fine legacy: Bequest from longtime Theater Emory patron will support student experiences

Saralee Fine, a longtime patron of Theater Emory, has bequeathed $500,000 to the company for scholarships and special projects. It is the single largest gift in the history of Theater Emory.

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Studying 'science of sleep' helps students build healthy habits

'Tis the season for final exams, holiday parties, travel and all manner of food and drink — any one of which can play havoc on your sleep. Learn the strategies that students in Emory's 'Science of Sleep' class are exploring to improve your sleep habits.

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Emory's Board of Trustees elects new members

Emory's Board of Trustees has elected two new members: Sarah Beth Brown, global customer director of The Coca-Cola Company; and Edward Jenner Wood III, chair of the Robert W. Woodruff Foundation.

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Your past is calling: Can you ID stone toolmaking 'ring' tones?

Emory anthropologist Dietrich Stout invites you to participate in an online experiment, investigating the human ability to discriminate and interpret the sounds produced by stone toolmaking.

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