Alisha Compton

[email protected] | Alisha Compton (19C) is from Chantilly, Va., majoring in neuroscience and behavioral biology and English, with a concentration in creative nonfiction. She previously served as Emory life editor. In addition to the Wheel, she is an undergraduate research assistant at the Grady Trauma Project, a member of the Survivor Anthology and a sister of Gamma Phi Beta sorority.

Nursing Assistant Dean Finds Passion in Pooches

One of Assistant Dean at Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing Roy L. Simpson's dogs, nicknamed Marilyn Monroe recently gave birth to a litter of six puppies who have already started competing in dog shows nationwide./Photo courtesy Roy L. Simpson Roy L. Simpson, an assistant dean at Emory’s Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, was [...]

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Tips and Tricks for Camping Out in the Library

If you can believe it, some students have already taken their first midterms of the semester. The nonexistent workload of syllabus week unfortunately did not extend across the spring months, and missed reading assignments and slept-through morning classes will slowly add an additional burden to students’ cramming schedules. In preparation for the first major wave [...]

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Delta State Sweeps Swim and Dive, Women Defeat UWF

The Emory women’s swimming and diving team saw mixed results on Jan. 19, defeating the University of West Florida but losing to Delta State University (Miss.) in a tri-meet. Delta State also outswam Emory’s men’s swimming and diving team in a dual meet in Pensacola, Fla. The women’s team recorded 15 top-three finishes in the [...]

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News Roundup | 12.5.18

Palmer, Bittencourt Join CC as Student Affairs VPs College Council (CC) appointed former Student Government Association (SGA) Chief of Staff Ben Palmer (18Ox, 20C) and Julia Bittencourt (19C) as vice presidents of student affairs this past week, according to Palmer. The positions have been vacant since the week of Oct. 14, when Muhammad Naveed (17Ox, [...]

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Cox Hall Food Court to Begin Opening on Weekends

Cox Hall Food Court is scheduled to open on weekends between 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. from Nov. 10 to the end of the semester, as a pilot program, according to Director of Campus Dining Chad Sunstein. Cox Convenience Corner, Twisted Taco, Ray’s New York Pizza, Maru and Freshens will participate in the program, Sunstein [...]

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