Author: Claire Fenton

Men secure NCAA Tournament berth, women push for at-large bid ahead of final game

Matthew Schner looks to score against Carnegie Mellon University on Feb. 20. (Natalie Sandlow/Contributing) The men’s and women’s basketball teams at Emory University weathered another University Athletic Association (UAA) doubleheader this weekend, facing off against the Case Western Reserve University (Ohio) Spartans on Feb. 18 and the Carnegie Mellon University (Penn.) Tartans on Feb. 20. [...]

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Lights, camera, action: Super Bowl LVI

The Wheel Staff is divided in their predictions of which team will walk away from Super Bowl LVI with the Lombardi Trophy. (Ally Hom/Photo Editor) All eyes are on Hollywood as Super Bowl LVI approaches on Feb. 13. The 2021-22 NFL season will come to a close on Sunday at Los Angeles’ SoFi Stadium, and [...]

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Men’s basketball claims first place in UAA standings, Women hold second

Natalie Sandlow/Contributing The Emory men’s and women’s basketball teams squared off against Brandeis University (Mass.) on Jan. 28 before facing New York University (NYU) on Jan. 30 at the University Athletic Association doubleheader. The men’s back-to-back victories helped them secure first place in the UAA standings, while the women remained in the second-place slot after [...]

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Emory honors Muhammad Ali during MLK Week

The Emory University School of Law and Dream Factory LLC hosted a virtual panel discussion on Jan. 18 about the documentary “Ali’s Comeback: The Untold Story” (2020), which chronicles legendary heavyweight boxer Muhammad Ali’s tumultuous return to boxing in 1970.  The panel featured Ali’s wife Dr. Kalilah Ali, Atlanta City Councilmember Michael Julian Bond, “Comeback” [...]

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