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Emory, along with 18 other universities, filed an amicus curiae brief Nov. 1 challenging the September rescission of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The 19-page brief, filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of ...

Scholar Finds Luther’s Handwriting via Emory Library A retired professor from the University of Gottingen, Ulrich Bubenheimer, discovered the handwriting of Protestant Reformation leader Martin Luther on a document via Pitts Theology Library’s digital archives. Pitts Theology Library at the ...

“[My classmates] would shake my hand and then they would wipe it,” said Mauricio Perez, an undocumented immigrant from Mexico. The reason for their disgust: “Because you are not from here.” Perez, a panelist for “The Dream After DACA: A ...

Provost and Executive Vice President of Academic Affairs Dwight McBride said he hopes to remedy Laney graduate students’ concerns without unionization and discussed new administrative roles within the Provost’s office in his first interview with the Wheel. “I don’t think ...

Both faculty and student governments in the College have responded with support for undocumented students at Emory following the White House’s Sept. 5 announcement that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program would be phased out. The College Faculty ...

During his two-year term, Emory School of Law Interim Dean James B. Hughes Jr. said that he plans to advance the school’s five-year strategic plan, which includes improving transactional law programs and building upon the school’s success in diversity recruiting ...

Former President and Emory University Distinguished Professor Jimmy Carter isn’t shy about criticizing the Trump administration, but on Wednesday Carter said that “we have to give [President Donald J. Trump] credit” for his approach to immigration law. Speaking to an ...

President Donald J. Trump and two top Democrats have come to an agreement on DACA, Democratic leaders said, though the White House said that a formal deal has not yet been reached. Trump, Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) ...

Last week, the Trump administration announced the rescission of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). If Congress does not pass sweeping immigration reform before then, nearly 800,000 undocumented immigrants will be at risk for deportation. Trump’s decision — politics ...