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.

Lil Yachty to Headline Dooley’s Ball 2018

Atlanta-based rapper Lil Yachty will headline Dooley’s Ball April 14 at McDonough Field./Photo Courtesy ICM Patners Atlanta-based rapper Lil Yachty is set to headline Dooley’s Ball on April 14 at McDonough Field, Emory’s Student Programming Council (SPC) announced today. The self-described “bubblegum trap” artist is best known for two 2016 hits that he is featured [...]

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Acceptance Rate Drops to 18.5 Percent

Emory’s acceptance rate fell by 3.3 percent with an increased applicant pool, according to Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Enrollment and Dean of Admission John Latting. The acceptance rate dropped to 18.5 percent this year from 21.8 percent in 2017 and 25.3 percent in 2016, Latting said.  The number of applications increased by about 4,000 [...]

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Water Main Break Temporarily Closes Main Campus

UPDATE (3/10/17 at 10:56 p.m.): The boil water advisory was lifted in DeKalb County at about 5:09 p.m. Friday. Emory University is set to re-open at 5 p.m. today after the main campus closed at 10 a.m. because of a major off-campus water main break near Buford Highway in DeKalb County that has impacted the [...]

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Emory Acquires Harper Lee Letters

The Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives and Rare Books Library has acquired a collection of personal letters Harper Lee wrote to her friend and architect Harold Caulfield./Courtesy of Ann Watson A collection of personal letters Harper Lee wrote to her friend and architect Harold Caulfield is set to be open to students and scholars for research [...]

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