New academic year means new programs, events across Emory

New academic year means new programs, events across Emory

The nine schools that make up Emory University have big plans for the 2017-18 academic year. Get the stats on their incoming classes, plus a roundup of what's noteworthy, from new degree programs to new leaders.


Rossin's Emory residency celebrates Ethics & the Arts, Frankenstein

Rossin's Emory residency celebrates Ethics & the Arts, Frankenstein

Renowned portrait artist and Atlanta resident Ross Rossin will be the 2017-2018 Donna and Marvin Schwartz Artist-in-Residence, as part of Emory's Ethics & the Arts Program and celebration of the 200th anniversary of the publication of "Frankenstein."

Chemicals from gut bacteria maintain vitality in aging animals

Chemicals from gut bacteria maintain vitality in aging animals

A class of chemicals made by intestinal bacteria, known as indoles, help worms, flies and mice maintain mobility and resilience for more of their lifespans, Emory scientists have discovered.

Meet Emory's Class of 2021

Meet Emory's Class of 2021

Emory's Class of 2021 arrives this week from across the nation and the world. Along with impressive grades, test scores and artistic and athletic endeavors, they bring diverse stories of their academic journeys.


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New PhD students bring diverse talents to Emory

Undergraduates aren't the only new students arriving on campus. Emory also welcomes hundreds of new students seeking the university's highest degree, the PhD, pursuing original research on subjects ranging from chemistry to climate change.

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Exceptional students arrive as new class of Emory Scholars

They come from as far away as Ghana and as close as Atlanta. They have performed at Carnegie Hall, founded nonprofits and graduated as valedictorian. Get to know the newest Emory Scholars, selected for their achievements and potential.

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Emory prepares to welcome the Class of 2021

As first-year students move into residence halls this weekend, they will be greeted by hundreds of staff and fellow students who devote thousands of hours to help them feel at home on Emory's Atlanta and Oxford campuses.

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Online course connects Emory undergraduates in global internships

Working this summer in companies around the world, students come together through a linguistics course to analyze and compare their experiences -- a model of how Emory constructs online classes.