Emory Match Day 2018
Surviving the Unsurvivable
180 years of Emory

If you haven't already, you should give "Buried Truths" a listen. This week's episode of the podcast, from Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Emory professor Hank Klibanoff, features a stunning discovery made by an Emory student.

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Congrats to Emory alum Ellen Gabler, part of a New York Times team awarded a Pulitzer Prize for its reporting on sexual harassment and abuse in entertainment, media and politics.

Shortly after beginning work as a reporter at a small daily newspaper in Stillwater, Minn., Ellen Gabler first experienced the surge of excitement that would fuel her extraordinary journalism career. Gabler graduated in spring 2003 from Emory University in Atlanta, Ga., with degrees in journalism ....

Congratulations to Emory junior Lamar Greene on being named a Truman Scholar! Lamar's work focuses on reducing health care disparities

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Diversity on campus is not enough - inclusion is vital, says Emory President Claire Sterk. Watch her discuss how her background as a first generation college student and immigrant have shaped her efforts to tackle inclusion at Emory.

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The presidents and chancellors of the Association of American Universities, including Emory, met this week and strongly endorsed the following statement: "The free and open exchange of ideas and information is fundamental to the educational mission of AAU universities. The robust discussions and debates that occur at research universities have been central to the advancement of democracy, the creation of new knowledge, the fostering of educational excellence, and the promotion of social progress. As heads of these institutions we are unequivocally committed to preserving and honoring this proud heritage." Full statement:

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Emory has joined 100 institutions in the American Talent Initiative, aiming to attract, enroll and retain high-achieving, low- and moderate-income students

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Another picture-perfect spring day in ATL

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If a student wants to study macroeconomics, it would be difficult to find a better “real world” instructor than a Federal Reserve economist. Over the past decade, Emory has developed a partnership with the Atlanta Fed that allows it to attract top economics faculty/students and offer rare research, internship and learning opportunities — all while sharing costs between the organizations.

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Tayari Jones, author of NY Times best-seller "An American Marriage," will join Emory's renowned Creative Writing Program this fall

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Emorywood: Set designers for the new movie Rampage based the film's lab sets on a genetics lab at Emory. Check out the real Emory lab and the movie set it inspired. James Dahlman, a CRISPR scientist at Emory, also advised on the movie and appears as an extra in a few scenes! See more fun science stuff at Emory's Science Seen @scienceseen on Instagram!

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Class dismissed! Dooley's Week is underway and Dooley has been up to some mischief!

So what does a university president do all day? A great article from The Emory Wheel about a day in the life of President Sterk.

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The Wall Street Journal has ranked Emory the #3 university in the South for academic resources for its students. Emory shared the top 5 with #1 Rice, #2 Duke, #4 Johns Hopkins and #5 Vanderbilt.

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Congratulations to Emory sophomore Ashley Diaz on earning a Goldwater Scholarship for her research related to bacterial resistance!

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President Claire Sterk discussed accessibility and what Emory is doing to prepare its students for the future of work today on Bloomberg TV.

Emory University President Claire Sterk and Spelman College President Mary Schmidt Campbell discuss the rising cost of tuition, students entering the work force and, and the disparity between high and low-income students. They speak with David Westin on "Bloomberg Markets; Balance of Power." (Source...

Emory students, faculty and staff gathered on the quad today for the first ever Conversations on the Quad event to talk about building a culture of innovation and to enjoy the gorgeous day.