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John Nkengasong, director of the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), discussed his work in developing a new, unified public health infrastructure for Africa in a Sept. 12 address to about 125 students, administrators and alumni. As the ...

Several students living in the Sigma Alpha Epsilon (SAE) fraternity house, Alpha Tau Omega (ATO) fraternity house and Woodruff Residential Center have contracted hand-foot-and-mouth disease (HFMD). Emory University Student Health Services (EUSHS) received 11 cases as of Sept. 15, EUSHS ...

The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) is suing Atlanta to invalidate Emory’s annexation into the city, which cost the school district about $2.5 million in property tax revenue. DCSD alleges that the Atlanta City Council violated the city’s charter by ...

Fifteen year-old Kira Molina, a previously healthy girl, died just five days after first presenting flu symptoms in early February. She was Georgia’s first pediatric death as a result of this season’s particularly devastating flu outbreak. Most years, the flu ...

“I think we are pretty close to a laughingstock at this point,” Walter Shaub Jr. declared of the United States before he resigned as the director of the Office of Government Ethics (OHE) in July 2017. Two months later, former ...

Summering in Nantucket. Vineyard Vines. Hitting the slopes on Loon Mountain. Progressive politicians. The Ivy League. Tom Brady, Bill Belichick and Robert Kraft. These are all images we associate with New England — especially after last year’s Super Bowl. But I can ...

For teenaged Ymir Vigfusson, hacking into company servers was like playing Pac-Man at an arcade. It was a game, one that appeared to be isolated from any real consequences, said Vigfusson, who is now an assistant professor in the Department ...

DUC Demolition Continues Demolition of the west wing of the Dobbs University Center (DUC) began May 2017. The site will house the future Campus Life Center, set to open May 2019./Alexis Sutton, Contributor Old Theology Building to Become Offices for ...

More than 300 scientists, public health officials and policymakers convened to discuss climate change and potential solutions at the Carter Center Feb. 16 following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) abrupt cancellation of its Climate and Health Summit. ...