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Milwaukee voters painted a largely pessimistic vision of the United States in an Emory-sponsored May 15 focus group, characterizing the nation’s political climate as “tense,” “divided” and “chaotic.” The focus group, which was conducted to gauge political opinions ahead of ...

Jon Ossoff discussed his experience in journalism and his 2017 campaign for Georgia’s sixth Congressional district in a discussion with Pi Sigma Alpha President Paola Correia (18C) on April 19. Ossoff spoke to an audience of about 55 Emory students, ...

Graduate students elected Sydney Kaplan (19L) as their next Graduate Student Government Association (GSGA) president. Kaplan defeated Sakinah Watts (19B) in a run-off for the position, earning 598 votes (52.3 percent), while Watts received 545 votes (47.7 percent), according to ...

Georgia State Rep. Stacey Abrams (D-Atlanta), who is running for Georgia governor, expressed disapproval of Emory’s annexation into Atlanta and discussed her goals for improving Georgia education, health care and infrastructure at an Emory Law School Democrats meeting on April ...

The 51st legislature of the Student Government Association (SGA) passed bills on Monday night that amend the Code of Elections by allowing a “No Confidence” option in contested races and clarifying registration requirements for candidates. A bill that calls for ...

Dwight Ma (17Ox, 19C) has been elected the next Student Government Association (SGA) president after winning the run-off election on Monday. Ma received 1,380 votes (76.54 percent), while Elias Neibart (20C) received 423 votes (23.46 percent), according to Elections Board ...

Candidates running for top student government positions spoke about their campaign platforms and answered questions at this year’s Wheel Debates on March 22 in Harland Cinema. Fourteen of 17 candidates looking to lead the Student Government Association (SGA), College Council ...

At least one Rollins Student Government Association (RSGA) member and one Rollins School of Public Health student have called for debates to be held before the upcoming RSGA presidential elections, alleging that the RSGA president is abusing power in deciding ...

“Go ahead, give Trump a chance — can’t be worse than that n****r we’ve had the last eight years.” On March 9, 2016, around 10 p.m., those statements floated toward me from a middle-aged, working class white man about 20 ...