Stepping up

Stepping up

Wherever they live, whatever their profession, Emory alumni share a common pursuit: service to their communities. Meet seven Emory alumni who have built upon a foundation they say was strengthened on Emory's campus — to not only do well but to do good in the world.


National Academy of Medicine elects Emory President Claire E. Sterk

National Academy of Medicine elects Emory President Claire E. Sterk

The National Academy of Medicine has elected Emory University President Claire E. Sterk to its 2018 class of 75 leading health scientists and 10 international members. Sterk is Emory's 20th president and the Charles Howard Candler Professor of Public Health.

Scientists chase mystery of how dogs process words

Scientists chase mystery of how dogs process words

A study by Emory neuroscientists suggests that dogs have at least a rudimentary neural representation of meaning for words they have been taught, differentiating words they have heard before from those they have not.

Clinical trial testing vitamin and steroid combination in sepsis patients underway at Emory

Clinical trial testing vitamin and steroid combination in sepsis patients underway at Emory

A new clinical trial at Emory University and 45 other sites around the U.S. will test a combination of vitamins and steroids in patients diagnosed with sepsis.


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Emory celebrates Homecoming, Family Weekend

The convergence of Homecoming and Family Weekend brings a calendar packed with concerts, social events, tours and more, culminating on Saturday with the Homecoming Parade, Festival and Concert.

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Master plan survey seeks input for Emory's future facilities

Community members are encouraged to participate in an online survey through the end of October to help identify planning priorities for all Emory University and Emory Healthcare campuses, properties and facilities.

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Emory receives prestigious national campus sustainability award

Emory's WaterHub, which uses processes that emulate natural ecological systems to reclaim wastewater, was honored with the 2018 Campus Sustainability Achievement Award. It recently reached the milestone of recycling 200 million gallons of water.

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Meet the 2018 class of 40 Under Forty

From the director of an initiative serving street children in India to the recipient of a $10 million grant "to reinvent the American high school," get to know this year's 40 Under Forty — young Emory alumni already making exceptional impacts in the world.