Community

Emory is a major participant in the Atlanta area community. The university enhances quality of life through health care, cultural support and volunteer service. Emory is one of the region's largest private employers and one of its leading centers of scientific research.

The Office of University-Community Partnerships connects organizations to Emory faculty, staff and students. OUCP promotes scholarship in the public interest by focusing Emory's intellectual capital on issues.

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Historian's memoir wins Georgia Author of the Year Award

July 2, 2015

July: 10 things to do for $10 or less

June 30, 2015

Helping young poets find their 'Brave New Voices'

June 22, 2015

Vigil unites Emory in mourning for Charleston shooting

June 19, 2015

Candler School of Theology hosts prayer vigil in wake of Charleston shooting

June 18, 2015

Photos: Emory celebrates W.B. Yeats' 150th birthday

June 18, 2015

Earth Fare opening set for July 8 at Emory Point

June 9, 2015

From Clifton Road to Clarkston: Dirt does good

June 4, 2015

Sign up for organic produce from Oxford College Farm

June 1, 2015

Special Olympics bring out the best in athletes -- and Emory employees

May 27, 2015

Emory welcomes thousands of guests for summer events, camps, conferences

May 21, 2015

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital to host cancer survivor events

May 21, 2015

Emory Healthcare employees making a difference at Mercy Care Atlanta

May 21, 2015

Clifton Road construction continues with intermittent lane closures

May 19, 2015

Salman Rushdie delivers commencement address

May 12, 2015

Community brain health forum focuses on preventing memory loss

May 6, 2015

'Typical American Families' photo exhibit to be unveiled at Emory

May 4, 2015

John Schuerholz named grand marshal of Winship Win the Fight 5K

April 30, 2015

Construction closes some lanes of Clifton Road

April 27, 2015

'It's in the Cards' exhibit creates art, poetry from old library catalog cards

April 16, 2015

Emory's Barkley Forum tackles climate change in Lafayette Debates

April 15, 2015

myLIFE at Emory University teaches adults with autism independence

April 15, 2015

WaterHub: Reducing Emory's water footprint

April 13, 2015

Student a cappella groups come together for special performance

April 13, 2015

Pipeline Program partners with Atlanta high school to advance health education

April 7, 2015

Emory University and WellStar Health System to begin design work on new, unified health system

April 2, 2015

Emory Healthcare among 2015 Top Workplaces in Atlanta

April 2, 2015

MARBL shares historical Emory campus photos on Historypin

March 29, 2015

Feedback sought for new Campus Life Center to reconstruct DUC

March 19, 2015

Nominations sought for Distinguished Faculty Lecturer

March 12, 2015

Glenn Chancel Choir performs sacred music of Russia

March 3, 2015

Collaborative Atlanta Studies website gathers original scholarship, research, projects on Atlanta

Feb. 18, 2015

Black History Month lecture explores civil rights, Ferguson

Feb. 11, 2015

Emory named again to national Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

Feb. 5, 2015

Founders Dinner speaker sums up Emory in one word: 'Yes.'

Feb. 4, 2015

Founders Week launches '100 Years in Atlanta' celebration

Feb. 2, 2015

Alternative Spring Break trips offer hands-on service, learning

Jan. 15, 2015

Carnegie Foundation again recognizes Emory for community engagement

Jan. 14, 2015

Emory honors MLK legacy with service, awards, special events

Jan. 14, 2015

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital adopts local families, helps homeless in need

Jan. 12, 2015

Emory's 14 top stories of 2014

Dec. 22, 2014

Emory's polyculturalism helps students embrace identities

Dec. 18, 2014

Semester-long forum offers multidisciplinary look at Ebola

Dec. 16, 2014

Oxford mural reflects journey into immigration, identity

Dec. 15, 2014

Brothers share the power of peacemaking with Atlanta middle-schoolers

Dec. 11, 2014

Emory's Campus Kitchen prepares healthy meals for those in need

Dec. 10, 2014

Photo project seeks 'Typical American Families'

Dec. 9, 2014

Holiday giving opportunities abound on Emory, Oxford campuses

Dec. 9, 2014

Native starvine nursery to take root at Wesley Woods

Dec. 8, 2014

Emory students join nationwide protests

Dec. 4, 2014

#GivingTuesday offers chance to give through MyEmory, other charitable partners

Dec. 1, 2014

Engaged students learn how and why their work matters

Nov. 24, 2014

Emory, Georgia Tech to open joint Library Service Center

Nov. 19, 2014