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[email protected] | Alisha Compton is a College sophomore from Chantilly, Virginia, majoring in neuroscience and behavioral biology and English, with a concentration in creative non-fiction. She most recently served as Emory life editor. Her interests include sunflowers, Gamma Phi Beta and chai lattes.

Harrison Kwon (14OX, 18B) went from having one roommate to 55 when he joined the Republic of Korea Armed Forces after completing his sophomore year at Oxford College. “I still ...

The Eagles had multiple top 20 performances against a field dominated by DI teams in their third to last meet before the UAA Championships. Although overall team scores were not ...

Freshman golfer Sam Galloway scored his first career albatross — two strokes on a par five — at the Huntingdon Intercollegiate (Ala.) March 28 and 29, highlighting an up-and-down weekend ...

Artists from the likes of Vincent van Gogh to William Blake have attempted to capture the essence of the sunflower, but it’s the creators behind Cafe Sunflower, a restaurant that ...

“No hate, no fear. Refugees are welcome here,” about 60 Emory students — the majority of whom were Rollins School of Public Health (RSPH) graduate students — shouted during a ...

Two Robert W. Woodruff Scholars, College senior Noam Kantor and College alumna Emilia Truluck (16C), were named 2017 Marshall Scholars. This is the second year that Emory has had two ...
Photo by Alisha Compton

Ninja, a medium-sized black pitbull-mix, walks up to the fMRI machine, a purple wrap that secures ear plugs holding down her ears. She wags her tail and climbs onto the ...
Photo by Alisha Compton

C.S. Lewis famously said, “You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.” Whether you believe size, taste or convenience makes ...

“Oh, you’re a freshman.” This simple sentence is heard countless times as one walks through Emory’s campus in August and September. The start of a new academic year brings over ...