‘Emory Inspired’: Emory Community Building and Social Change

‘Emory Inspired’: Emory Community Building and Social Change

With a seed gift from the Kenneth Cole Foundation in 2002, Emory launched the CBSC program, which soon became a national model for integrating research and classroom learning with community engagement.


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‘Genius’ alumna to discuss importance of tackling health disparities

Emory College alumna Lisa Cooper has become a global expert in understanding health disparities. She will discuss her latest book during a virtual Emory Alumni event July 22.

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Zeroing in on a mosquito menace

Emory scientists tap big data to target a tiny predator and the viral diseases it spreads, including dengue fever and Zika.

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The way forward: Sparking educational evolution

The forced experiment of remote learning served as a prime opportunity for Emory faculty to rethink and retool their teaching. Technology improved the experience, but faculty and students agree that an in-person, experiential education is difficult to replace.

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Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

Emory faculty and staff are frequently recognized for their work locally, nationally and internationally. Read a sampling of recent accolades, including awards for professional contributions and leadership appointments.

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‘Finding my voice’: Emory graduate shares his journey for World Refugee Day

Abdallah Al-Obaidi and his family fled violence in Iraq, eventually coming to the U.S. as refugees. He became a citizen during his sophomore year at Emory and is now headed to medical school as a way to give back.

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Candler receives gift to endow postdoctoral fellowship in Jain Studies

A $1 million gift to Candler School of Theology will establish an endowment supporting a permanently funded postdoctoral fellowship in Jain studies, which will advance Candler’s growing work in interfaith education for Christian leaders.