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Winship Cancer Institute builds new pharmacy, expands infusion services in Johns Creek

July 8, 2020

Largest individual gift in Oxford’s history will have lasting impact

July 7, 2020

Emory libraries reopen on appointment-only basis effective July 6

July 2, 2020

Healthy Emory’s Diabetes Prevention Program still makes a difference online

July 1, 2020

Emory alum makes ‘Good Trouble’ with new John Lewis documentary

June 30, 2020

Virtual town hall answers student questions about fall return to Emory campus

June 26, 2020

Emory commemorates Juneteenth

June 23, 2020

Emory leaders speak out on Juneteenth, systemic racism

June 17, 2020

Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

June 15, 2020

Emory announces plans for fall semester

June 11, 2020

Emory University announces fall semester plans

June 11, 2020

Emory community unites against racist violence

June 5, 2020

Message from Dean of Campus Life Enku Gelaye

June 5, 2020

Message from Emory University Center for Ethics

June 5, 2020

Message from James Weldon Johnson Institute for the Study of Race and Difference

June 5, 2020

Stay healthy with Journeys programs, personalized virtual coaching

June 4, 2020

Message from Emory Police Chief Rus Drew

June 3, 2020

Message from Interim Provost Jan Love

June 3, 2020

Emory leaders speak out against racist violence; vigils planned

June 2, 2020

Emory College AAE hosts virtual book club featuring faculty authors

June 2, 2020

Emory employees got moving – virtually – during the 5th annual Move More Challenge

June 2, 2020

'Operation: Eat Right' nutrition challenge keeps employees on track for the summer

June 2, 2020

Message from President-elect Gregory L. Fenves

June 2, 2020

Message from Emory Healthcare CEO Jonathan S. Lewin

May 30, 2020

Message from President Claire E. Sterk

May 30, 2020

All Hands on Deck: The Zoom experts

May 26, 2020

Emory community shares 'Stories from the Pandemic'

May 26, 2020

Georgia primary will be a preview of November election, say Emory experts

May 20, 2020

Emory, Georgia Tech students tackle COVID-19 problems in virtual hackathon

May 20, 2020

Classes that click: a semester to remember

May 19, 2020

Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

May 18, 2020

Drive-through COVID-19 testing takes 'huge team effort' from Emory staff

May 14, 2020

Emory's 42nd annual Staff Fest goes virtual with 'Stronger Together' theme

May 14, 2020

Transformative solar power agreement will help Emory reduce greenhouse gas emissions

May 12, 2020

In Emory Commencement address, Stevenson discusses killing of Ahmaud Arbery

May 11, 2020

Emory University marks 175th Commencement

May 11, 2020

Class Day moves online with speaker, senior awards and honors

May 8, 2020

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation donation helps Emory connect patients with families and assist clinicians during COVID-19

May 7, 2020

Classes that click: Linguistics

May 6, 2020

Emory Law helps medical residents with estate planning during COVID-19 crisis

May 5, 2020

Thank an Emory faculty or staff member with new web-based tool

May 5, 2020

Emory Alumni Association offers webinars for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

May 5, 2020

Emory professor Jericho Brown wins Pulitzer Prize for Poetry

May 4, 2020

Virtual workouts help Emory employees stay focused on personal wellbeing

April 30, 2020

All Hands on Deck: The Carlos Museum brings art into homes

April 30, 2020

Virtual Town Hall explores community questions, Emory’s next steps

April 28, 2020

Distanced dance: Making the move to remote learning

April 28, 2020

The Coca-Cola Foundation awards funding for Coca-Cola First-Generation Scholarship Program

April 28, 2020

Classes that click: The making of modern South Africa

April 28, 2020

Emory on the front lines of COVID-19: An ER doctor’s personal sacrifices

April 28, 2020

Photo Gallery: Denim Day 2020

April 27, 2020

Emory Police: On call during uncertain times

April 23, 2020

Classes that click: Psychology of leadership

April 21, 2020

Webinar series to explore faith, ministry during COVID-19

April 21, 2020

Emory’s WaterHub marks sustainability milestones

April 21, 2020

Emory implements cost-saving strategies to address financial impact of COVID-19

April 20, 2020

Emory mourns sudden passing of Rose Library curator Pellom McDaniels

April 20, 2020

Emory prepares to celebrate the extraordinary Class of 2020

April 17, 2020

Virtual Community Hub helps keep students connected

April 16, 2020

All hands on deck: Spiritual health across Emory’s hospitals and campuses

April 16, 2020

40 years of community: Woodruff Scholars and Fellows pay it forward

April 16, 2020

Emory Global Health Institute launches contest for children’s book to explain COVID-19

April 15, 2020

'Pandemic Poetry' provides connection in the chaos

April 15, 2020

Join Emory for virtual Denim Day on April 22

April 15, 2020

Classes that click: Population health

April 14, 2020

CAPS continues to offer workshops, other services to students during remote learning

April 8, 2020

Finding connection and care: Emory Spiritual Life moves online during COVID-19

April 8, 2020

Ombuds Office continues serving Emory community through remote learning phase

April 8, 2020

Classes that click: Introduction to sociology

April 7, 2020

All hands on deck: Transitioning Emory College to remote teaching

April 7, 2020

Atlanta community supports call for critical blood donations

April 5, 2020

Faculty encouraged to complete survey to assess satisfaction with academic life at Emory

April 2, 2020

Classes that click: Physics for scientists and engineers

April 1, 2020

All hands on deck: Welcoming Oxford students to Atlanta

March 31, 2020

Atlanta Hawks supports Emory Healthcare COVID-19 caregivers with meal program

March 27, 2020

All hands on deck: Emory staff exhibit ‘can-do’ spirit and enduring sense of community

March 26, 2020

EmoryTogether Fund provides financial support for students affected by COVID-19

March 25, 2020

Social distancing key to keeping yourself and others safe

March 18, 2020

Emory cancels traditional Commencement activities

March 18, 2020

Registration is open for the 2020 Move More Challenge

March 12, 2020

Emory extends spring break, will transition to remote learning March 23

March 11, 2020

Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

March 10, 2020

10 free things to do in March

March 4, 2020

Men's basketball to host opening rounds of NCAA D-III Championship

March 4, 2020

Emory helps take science to the community for the Atlanta Science Festival

March 3, 2020

Emory’s Board of Trustees elects new members

March 3, 2020

Spring brings a busy calendar of March arts events

March 3, 2020

Emory Johns Creek Hospital provides hands-on health care education for local high school students

March 3, 2020

Conducting for life: Emory's new director of orchestral studies builds student talent

Feb. 28, 2020

Emory's 'Better Choice' label makes healthy food decisions easier

Feb. 27, 2020

Photos: Nikki Giovanni shares her poetry at Emory

Feb. 25, 2020

Motorcycle crash survivor reclaims life with help from Emory doctors

Feb. 24, 2020

Emory remembers James V. Hatch, collector of African American arts and activism

Feb. 20, 2020

Swimming and diving teams win UAA Championships

Feb. 19, 2020

Video: Coronavirus and Emory

Feb. 18, 2020

Human rights lawyer and activist Bryan Stevenson to deliver Emory Commencement address

Feb. 12, 2020

Healthy Emory Connect offers expanded digital resources

Feb. 11, 2020

Feast of Words celebrates Emory faculty authors and editors

Feb. 11, 2020

Acclaim: Recent honors for Emory faculty and staff

Feb. 11, 2020

Coronavirus, community and compassion

Feb. 11, 2020

Women’s Wellness Expo offers free health screenings, wellness education in Johns Creek

Feb. 10, 2020

One Emory: Power of faculty engagement

Feb. 6, 2020

New Oxford Student Center opens to enhance student experiences

Feb. 5, 2020

February brings brand-new theater and musical collaborations to campus

Feb. 5, 2020

Emory to mark Black History Month with lectures, films and more

Feb. 5, 2020

February: 10 free things to do at Emory

Feb. 4, 2020

New student space joins Emory's innovation ecosystem

Jan. 30, 2020

Celebrated poet Nikki Giovanni to give free reading at Emory

Jan. 29, 2020

Emory's traveling exhibit on black art and activism inspires Atlanta students

Jan. 28, 2020

Coronavirus updates for the Emory community

Jan. 24, 2020

Spring Cinematheque series explores history of African Americans in American films

Jan. 21, 2020

New TheoEd Talks from Candler School of Theology set for Feb. 9

Jan. 21, 2020

Healthy Emory helps employees focus on well-being

Jan. 21, 2020

Photos: 'Day On' honors Martin Luther King Jr. with day of service

Jan. 21, 2020

50 diverse Atlanta small businesses selected for support through Emory’s Start:ME program

Jan. 16, 2020

Emory to honor Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and legacy with King Week

Jan. 15, 2020

Enjoy movies, music, museum yoga and more in January

Jan. 15, 2020

Photos: First day of Spring 2020 semester

Jan. 15, 2020

New Carlos Museum exhibit explores depictions of Indian gods and goddesses

Jan. 14, 2020

10 things to do at Emory in January for $10 or less

Jan. 14, 2020

Emory celebrates 250 years of Beethoven with year-long event series

Jan. 14, 2020

Former child soldier studies global development at Emory to give back

Jan. 13, 2020

AJC: Iraq war veteran helps others recover from invisible wounds at Emory

Dec. 24, 2019

Emory film experts share their top 10 movies of 2019

Dec. 23, 2019

Film and Media Studies faculty choose 10 best television shows of 2019

Dec. 23, 2019

Film produced by Emory alumni makes Academy Award shortlist

Dec. 23, 2019

10 top stories of 2019

Dec. 18, 2019

10 inspiring Emory stories from 2019

Dec. 18, 2019

Making the future

Dec. 17, 2019

A strong start: Emory welcomes first students in Class of 2024

Dec. 12, 2019

Emory celebrates Gary Hauk on eve of retirement

Dec. 12, 2019

Diabetes Prevention Program helps employees gain support to improve health

Dec. 12, 2019

Emory's Goizueta Business School and Start:ME offer 2019 shopping guide

Dec. 11, 2019

Transit plan vote could propel light rail service to Emory

Dec. 10, 2019

Emory campuses recognized for increased student voter turnout in midterm elections

Dec. 4, 2019

The Goizueta Foundation makes $30 million gift to Emory's Goizueta Business School

Dec. 4, 2019

Dogged by finals? Sign up for the Pet Therapy Study Break

Dec. 4, 2019

'Archival Lives' conference examines trans-Atlantic slave trade

Dec. 3, 2019

Opening doors and more: The storied career of Gary Hauk

Dec. 3, 2019

10 things to do at Emory in December

Dec. 3, 2019

Arts calendar sparkles with holiday spirit this December

Nov. 26, 2019

One Emory: Students as stakeholders

Nov. 20, 2019

EmoryThanks Day 2019

Nov. 19, 2019

Four new fellows join Emory's Creative Writing Program

Nov. 14, 2019

From Georgia farms to Emory tables

Nov. 13, 2019

Emory pays tribute to veterans

Nov. 12, 2019

Emory celebrates National First-Gen Day

Nov. 12, 2019

Emory helps the community through Emory Cares International Service Day

Nov. 12, 2019

Serving students who served

Nov. 7, 2019

EmoryThanks on Nov. 14 is a day to honor Emory donors

Nov. 5, 2019

Emory public health student honored for family planning advocacy

Nov. 5, 2019

One Emory: Partners in student success

Nov. 5, 2019

Emory University appoints new vice president of research administration

Nov. 5, 2019

Go green for Emory's annual recycling competition

Oct. 31, 2019

Ten things to do during annual benefits enrollment

Oct. 31, 2019

Lend a hand on Emory Cares International Day of Service

Oct. 31, 2019

Emory partners with Latin American Association to inspire students to pursue higher education

Oct. 30, 2019

November: 10 free things to do at Emory

Oct. 30, 2019

Photos: Puppy Petting Boo

Oct. 30, 2019

Emory alum Kristian Bush entertains the Homecoming crowd

Oct. 29, 2019

Theater Emory presents haunting sci-fi thriller 'The Nether'

Oct. 29, 2019

Packed November arts calendar features world-renowned vocalist, innovative dance performances

Oct. 29, 2019

Homecoming marks milestone anniversaries

Oct. 24, 2019

Emory Johns Creek Hospital golf tournament raises more than $20K for the American Heart Association

Oct. 24, 2019

Emory Healthy Kitchen participants end a course, begin a journey

Oct. 24, 2019

Emory celebrates Homecoming and Family Weekend

Oct. 23, 2019

Halloween at Emory brings a street party, movies and more

Oct. 22, 2019

Emory alumni create organization to reduce racialized health disparities

Oct. 17, 2019

Renowned Jazz pianist Brad Mehldau and tenor Ian Bostridge to explore nature of love

Oct. 17, 2019

Emory celebrates Homecoming, Family Weekend

Oct. 16, 2019

40 Under Forty: Outstanding Emory alumni

Oct. 15, 2019

Meshell Ndegeocello shares her inner life, praises Emory as 'amazing campus'

Oct. 9, 2019

'Refresh From Stress' wellness program returns with even more reasons to join

Oct. 8, 2019

Emory professor Jericho Brown named finalist for National Book Award for poetry

Oct. 8, 2019

One Emory: Investing in faculty

Oct. 3, 2019

Emory leads effort to honor M. Agnes Jones Elementary School namesake

Oct. 3, 2019

October performances include world dance premiere, multiple concerts and more

Oct. 2, 2019

Emory celebrates new PATH trail options

Oct. 1, 2019

Cadray named Emory's first university ombudsperson

Sep. 26, 2019

Emory Dance Program presents world premiere of 'fence' by staibdance

Sep. 24, 2019

'Know Your Numbers' helps Emory employees make healthy choices

Sep. 24, 2019

Provost Lecture Series brings innovative voices to campus

Sep. 24, 2019

President Jimmy Carter fields questions from students at 38th annual Emory town hall

Sep. 19, 2019

Emory hosts Tara Westover, best-selling author of 'Educated,' in lead-off event for Common Read

Sep. 18, 2019

Emory working to improve pedestrian, e-scooter safety

Sep. 17, 2019

Perfectly matched: Connecting children on the autism spectrum with others

Sep. 17, 2019

Celebrating the new Emory Student Center

Sep. 12, 2019

Learn about Emory resources for emergencies to be 'Prepared, Not Scared'

Sep. 10, 2019

Emory ranks #1 in Teach For America recruits

Sep. 9, 2019

Carlos Museum to host three-day live reading of Homer's 'The Iliad'

Sep. 9, 2019

Sterk welcomes students, faculty, staff to new academic year

Sep. 4, 2019

Emory hires three Latinx studies scholars to strengthen interdisciplinary scholarship

Sep. 4, 2019

Photos: Songfest unites first-year Emory students

Sep. 4, 2019

Grammy-winning Kronos Quartet debuts Emory's 2019-2020 arts season

Aug. 29, 2019

Crash research: Emory and Grady study injuries from Atlanta car accidents

Aug. 29, 2019

'Conversations with Claire': Ambassador Andrew Young

Aug. 28, 2019

Local high school students gain valuable workforce experience at Emory

Aug. 28, 2019

Students spoke, Emory listened — and the result is a range of change

Aug. 28, 2019

Emory Healthy Kitchen Collaborative launches with 40 Emory employee participants

Aug. 28, 2019

Meet Emory's Class of 2023

Aug. 27, 2019

Photos: Oxford College Move-In Day

Aug. 27, 2019

Photos: Emory College Move-In Day

Aug. 27, 2019

8 cool facts about the new Emory Student Center

Aug. 21, 2019

Story of Atlanta businessman Chip Robert Jr. told with exhibit, reception on Sept. 19

Aug. 21, 2019

Emory ready to welcome the Class of 2023

Aug. 20, 2019

Migrant farm workers get free health screenings from Emory nursing students

Aug. 20, 2019

Emory explores the legacy of Billy Wilder in free film series

Aug. 13, 2019

Emory's tobacco-free policy prohibits vaping; help available to quit smoking

Aug. 13, 2019

Emory responds to recent shootings with resources for support and safety

Aug. 6, 2019

AAE appoints three new leaders in fundraising, alumni and constituent engagement

July 16, 2019

White promoted to vice president for finance and treasury for Emory

July 15, 2019

Emory ranked as one of America's Best Employers for Women

July 9, 2019

Yolanda Cooper promoted to dean and university librarian for Emory

July 3, 2019

Rev. Gregory W. McGonigle named Emory university chaplain, dean of spiritual and religious life

July 2, 2019

Carlos Museum encourages families to get SmART about art together

June 28, 2019

'Conversations with Claire' video series features HIV expert Anthony Fauci

June 24, 2019

Bringing LGBTQ health to the forefront

June 24, 2019

Emory employees walk more than 2 billion steps for 2019 Move More Challenge

June 18, 2019

'Operation: Eat Right' employee nutrition challenge returns

June 11, 2019

Emory hosts national conference on LGBTQ health

June 4, 2019

Emory names chief diversity officer

June 4, 2019

'Conversations with Claire' video series debuts with President Jimmy Carter

June 3, 2019

Bringing art into the community

May 21, 2019

Staff Fest 2019 celebrates employees with fun and food

May 21, 2019

Staff Fest returns Friday to celebrate Emory employees

May 16, 2019

Celebrating Emory's Class of 2019

May 13, 2019

Emory Student Center opens doors

May 9, 2019

Emory undergraduates conduct original research across the humanities

May 9, 2019

Season wrap-up of 'Your Fantastic Mind' covers stroke and epilepsy

May 6, 2019

Emory seeks to create live-work-play health innovation district at Executive Park

May 1, 2019

Measuring Emory's impact

May 1, 2019

Emory's Oxford College offers unique learning experience

April 30, 2019

Emory's Start:ME program helps small businesses in local communities

April 30, 2019

Undergraduate researchers present their work at spring symposium

April 30, 2019

Emory teams win three UAA championships in one weekend

April 30, 2019

Photos: Vigil for Sri Lanka

April 24, 2019

Emory professor's podcast exploring civil rights cold cases wins Peabody Award

April 23, 2019

Emory President Claire E. Sterk elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

April 23, 2019

Poet and Emory professor Jericho Brown creates new poetic form for 'The Tradition'

April 22, 2019

Emory community makes progress on 'zero landfill waste' goal

April 16, 2019

'Your Fantastic Mind' delves into sleep apnea, unexpected stroke and Alzheimer's

April 15, 2019

Podcast by Emory professor nominated for Peabody Award

April 11, 2019

Emory's Denim Day supports survivors of sexual assault, violence

April 10, 2019

Emory Community Police Academy offers inside look at EPD's service

April 10, 2019

Emory conference explores academic freedom, free speech on campus

April 9, 2019

Emory named a top producer of Fulbright winners, Peace Corps volunteers

April 8, 2019

'Your Fantastic Mind' explores deep brain stimulation, OCD and aneurysms

April 8, 2019

Dooley's Week features indie-pop artists AJR, also Mikey Day from SNL

April 3, 2019

Emory University launches global Social, Emotional and Ethical Learning program

April 2, 2019

'Your Fantastic Mind' returns to explore how migraines differ from headaches

April 1, 2019

April arts events include poetry, dance, music and more

March 27, 2019

Baseball's best fans: Emory expert ranks which teams are winners and losers with fans

March 27, 2019

RespectCon 2019 to explore issues of sexual violence, social justice

March 26, 2019

Artist Carrie Mae Weems to explore legacy of African American identity, class, culture

March 26, 2019

Emory gathers to remember victims of New Zealand mosque attacks

March 21, 2019

Emory University responds to recent executive order

March 21, 2019

Emory's advocacy work on Capitol Hill highlights importance of research, collaboration

March 21, 2019

Veterans in the civilian workplace focus of community conversation at Emory

March 21, 2019

U.S. Rep. John Lewis to speak at Oxford College Commencement

March 20, 2019

Giving back on Emory Cares International Service Day

Nov. 14, 2018

Photos: 2018 Emory Homecoming Festival and Concert

Oct. 23, 2018

Photos: Emory marches in Atlanta Pride parade

Oct. 17, 2018

Photos: Conversations on the Quad

Oct. 11, 2018