Ashley Zhu

Politics Desk | Ashley Zhu (she/her, 25C) is from Dallas, Texas, double majoring in biology and philosophy. She is the AVP of Marketing for the Residence Hall Association and a contributing writer for the Emory Undergraduate Medical Review and is also involved at the Pallas Lab. She enjoys FaceTiming her dog and listening to classical music in her free time.

Emory Climate Coalition appeals to SGA to pass university-wide action on climate change

During the first Student Government Association (SGA) meeting of the spring semester on Jan. 24, Emory Climate Coalition (ECC) representatives Eleanor Partington (22C), Ben Levitt (22C) and Jack Miklaucic (23C) proposed “A Resolution to Advocate for University-Wide Action on Climate Change.”  The resolution listed a number of demands to the University administration, including the investment [...]

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Black Panther Party co-founder shares legacy of political activism

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Emory University hosted a week-long virtual celebration that honored the life and legacy of the American civil rights movement.  The Department of African American Studies’ annual keynote address featured co-founder and national chairman of the Black Panther Party Bobby Seale. The Jan. 18 event highlighted the birth [...]

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Stacey Abrams launches campaign for governor amid changing Georgia landscape

Former Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams launched her second campaign for governor on Dec. 1. After losing to then-Secretary of State Brian Kemp in 2018 by 1.5 percentage points, Abrams seeks to win the Democratic primary and challenge the Republican nominee in what is predicted to be an extremely close rematch. While Abrams will likely [...]

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