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

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

Inspired by Emory creative writing students, professor Jericho Brown created a new form of poetry for his acclaimed collection, "The Tradition." Learn how Emory's Creative Writing Program nurtures a community of scholars, where students and faculty learn from each other.


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

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

Emory professor Hank Klibanoff's podcast "Buried Truths" was named a winner of the 2018 Peabody Award for Radio/Podcast. The podcast, based on research by Klibanoff and Emory students, focuses on racially motivated crimes from Georgia's civil rights era.

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

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

Emory President Claire E. Sterk has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the nation's oldest and most prestigious honorary societies and a leading center for independent policy research.

Therapy dogs support student health and wellbeing

Therapy dogs support student health and wellbeing

Meet Finn and Beowulf, Emory's certified therapy dogs. Emory is among an early wave of universities to utilize animal-assisted therapy, bringing fluffy fun to campus events and a calming presence to counseling sessions.


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The Peeps experiments: A seasonal celebration of science

Douglas Mulford, senior lecturer for the Department of Chemistry, treats his students every spring to a "Peeps" show, a 45-minute experiment of every chemical thing that you can do to Peeps.

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Public health professor Karen Andes selected to Governor's Teaching Fellows Program

Karen Andes, assistant professor in the Hubert Department of Global Health at Emory's Rollins School of Public Health, is one of 18 higher education faculty from across the state chosen as a 2018-2019 Governor's Teaching Fellow.

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Emory community makes progress on 'zero landfill waste' goal

Thanks to participation from students, faculty and staff, Emory made significant progress last year towards the goal of diverting 95 percent of campus waste from municipal landfills by 2025.

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Emory's inaugural 'Teach-Out' offered to a global audience

Led by humanities scholar Pablo Palomino, Emory's first free online "Teach-Out" will explore the meaning of "progress" in Atlanta and beyond. It launches April 15 and is available to participants around the world through the Coursera platform