Alex Klugerman

Editor-at-Large | [email protected] Alex Klugerman is a senior from Rockville Maryland in the Goizueta Business School, majoring in Business Administration with concentrations in Marketing, Strategy Management Consulting and Film & Media Management. On the Wheel, he’s previously served as News Editor, Associate Editor and Interim Emory Life Editor. For his coverage of the Migos booking scam, he was selected as a finalist for the Society of Professional Journalist in the Breaking News Reporting category in the 2017 Region 3 Mark of Excellence Awards. He also placed first in the 2017 Georgia College Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest in the category Best News Article Based on Investigative Reporting. Currently, he is involved in the Wheel’s fundraising and planning efforts to commemorate its 100th Anniversary. Outside of the Wheel, Klugerman has interned with CNN in their Mobile + TV Apps product management division and enjoys cycling and travel.

SPC Cancels Events After Miscommunication With Campus Life

Working under the assumption that Campus Life would provide them with additional funding, the Student Programming Council was forced to cancel several Spring 2018 events./Ayushi Agarwal, Photo Editor Several Student Programming Council (SPC) events that were scheduled for Spring 2018 were cancelled because SPC did not have enough money to fund them after the Student [...]

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Ma Rescinds Threat of Legal Action Against Wheel

SGA President Dwight Ma (17Ox, 19C) SGA President Dwight Ma (17Ox, 19C) told the Wheel on Tuesday night that he does not plan to sue the paper for defamation after he threatened legal action earlier this month. Ma said he would pursue legal action against the Wheel after the Wheel declined Ma’s request to remove [...]

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A Day in the Life of President Claire E. Sterk

As an elderly patron entered the Cannon Chapel for an April 8 lecture, she happened upon Emory University President Claire E. Sterk. Of Sterk’s numerous responsibilities, including fundraising for the University and advocating on behalf of Emory, she typically does not direct patrons to their seats or collect tickets. “How are you?” Sterk responded to [...]

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Kaplan Edges Out Watts for GSGA Presidency

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 GSGA Chief of Staff Kyle Davis (18B). Kaplan was a legislator for the second GSGA [...]

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Desiigner to Open 2018 Dooley’s Ball

Courtesy of Def Jam Recordings Rapper Desiigner is scheduled to open for Lil Yachty at Dooley’s Ball on April 14 at McDonough Field, according to Student Programming Council President Tamara Ezzat (18B). Desiigner is best known for his debut single “Panda,” which hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in May 2016 and was [...]

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