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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 builds health care workforce with Cristo Rey students

Jan. 13, 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

Let's chat: TableTalk sparks cross-cultural conversation

Nov. 11, 2014

Veterans Day to be observed with flag ceremony, speaker, donation drive

Nov. 5, 2014

Emory Saint Joseph's employees support Open Hand with generous donation

Nov. 4, 2014

Emory Healthcare employees complete 60 mile Susan G. Komen Walk

Oct. 30, 2014

Emory Saint Joseph's Mobile Mammography saves lives

Oct. 30, 2014

Emory Saint Joseph's hosts community blood drive

Oct. 29, 2014

Emory Cares Day unites students, alumni and employees in community service

Oct. 29, 2014

Panel discussion to explore 'how the poor can save capitalism'

Oct. 27, 2014

Emory to host Imagining America national conference

Oct. 6, 2014

Emory's Michael Shutt tapped to help lead Atlanta Pride parade

Oct. 6, 2014

Emory University President James Wagner, student leaders condemn anti-Semitic act

Oct. 6, 2014

Winship Win the Fight 5K beats fundraising goal to help battle cancer

Oct. 3, 2014

White House wisdom: Former President Jimmy Carter addresses Emory students

Sep. 22, 2014

Revitalizing communities, 15 entrepreneurs at a time

Sep. 18, 2014

Exploring Emory's relationship to civil and human rights

Sep. 15, 2014

Langmuir photo collection available online to Emory community

Sep. 12, 2014

Literary icon Joyce Carol Oates offers a glimpse into her inner world

Sep. 4, 2014

Emory shines at Decatur Book Festival over holiday weekend

Aug. 28, 2014

Emory community invited to wear ribbons, black Thursday to support nonviolence

Aug. 26, 2014

Emory ranks among top 50 for LGBT support

Aug. 15, 2014

Emory community responds to chief nurse executive's op-ed on treating Ebola patients

Aug. 11, 2014

CNN Dialogues to explore athletes and social responsibility

Aug. 8, 2014

CNN Dialogues Presents "Athletes and Social Responsibility: Expectations in the 21st Century"

Aug. 7, 2014

Ethics and Servant Leadership interns dig into urban gardens

July 29, 2014

Jerry Lewis appointed Emory senior vice president for communications and public affairs

July 25, 2014

Joyce Carol Oates tickets available Aug. 5; Emory reading keynotes Decatur Book Festival

July 15, 2014