Emory College Admissions Rate Falls to 13% After Receiving Record Number of Applicants

Emory University finalized the admitted Class of 2025 with the release of Regular Decision notifications on March 24. Emory College admitted 4,343 students and Oxford College admitted 4,278, comprising a total of 6,892 admitted students across all three acceptance rounds.  This year’s applicant pool was the largest in the University’s history, as the 33,780 applications [...]

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Anti-Racism Event Explores the “Messiness” of Activism, Tools of Organization

Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Alicia Garza spoke about her activism experience and broke down the keys to social justice organization during a conversation hosted by the Office for Racial and Cultural Engagement and College Council on March 17.  The event, the second in a three-part series entitled “Activism and Mobilization: What Anti-Racism Can Look Like,” [...]

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Roxane Gay Describes ‘Peace,’ Comfort in Writing About Trauma at Oxford College Event

In a virtual webinar hosted by the Oxford Creative Writing Center on Feb. 22, author of The New York Times best-selling essay collection “Bad Feminist” Roxane Gay discussed her most recently published essay “Writing into the Wound” and her book “Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body.”  Moderated by Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at Oxford [...]

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