Five surprising facts about fathers

Five surprising facts about fathers

Emory anthropologist James Rilling interviewed 120 new fathers, finding most reported an increase in how enthusiastic, proud and inspired they felt after talking about their experiences as fathers.


Pneumonia mapped in largest genomic survey of any disease-causing bacterium

Pneumonia mapped in largest genomic survey of any disease-causing bacterium

Researchers have mapped the most common bacterial cause of pneumonia around the world and revealed how these bacteria evolve in response to vaccination.

'Conversations with Claire' video series debuts with President Jimmy Carter

'Conversations with Claire' video series debuts with President Jimmy Carter

The inaugural episode of Emory President Claire E. Sterk's new video series features President Jimmy Carter, who has been granted tenure after serving as Emory University Distinguished Professor for almost 40 years.

Tayari Jones wins Women's Prize for Fiction for 'American Marriage'

Tayari Jones wins Women's Prize for Fiction for 'American Marriage'

Emory professor Tayari Jones has won the prestigious Women's Prize for Fiction for her fourth book, "An American Marriage." The prize honors the year's best novel written in English by a woman of any nationality.


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'Operation: Eat Right' employee nutrition challenge returns

Operation: Eat Right, Emory's annual nutrition challenge, encourages employees to improve health habits in three main areas: hydration, produce consumption and fiber intake.

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Emory sports teams win three NCAA Division III national championships

Emory's varsity athletics teams won three NCAA Division III national championships in the 2018-19 season, with volleyball, women's swimming and diving, and men's tennis bringing home top honors.

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Spelman president and Emory professor discuss representation in African American photographs

Spelman College President Mary Schmidt Campbell recently joined Emory professor Kimberly Wallace-Sanders, curator of Emory's "Framing Shadows" exhibit, for a fascinating conversation about portraits of African Americans serving as caregivers for white children.

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Emory hosts national conference on LGBTQ health

Sexual and gender minority health issues took center stage as Emory hosted the National LGBTQ Health Conference, including a keynote from Chasten Buttigieg, who recalled his own struggles growing up gay in a conservative town.