Claire Lee

Claire Lee (22C) is from Suwanee, Georgia, majoring in international studies and music performance on a pre-law track. Outside of the Wheel, she enjoys playing the cello, reading, hiking, replicating impressionist artists' paintings and creating obscure Spotify playlist names (found at claire.lee2204).

Pageant Winner, TV Anchor and Emory Student Seeks to Empower Women

As 2019 Miss Nepal U.S., Surabhi Khanal (19Ox, 21C) uses her platform and pageant prize money to lead an anti-child trafficking initiative, host a social justice TV show and sponsor a primary health clinic in Nepal. Making her presence felt in all areas of her community, the pageant queen aims to empower women and fight [...]

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Lebanese Students Raise Thousands for Beirut Explosion Victims

On Aug. 4, a harrowing explosion in Beirut, Lebanon, killed over 220, injured over 5,000, destroyed the homes of over 300,000 and amounted to nearly $15 billion in economic damages. A day later, Bahaa Kazzi (23C), Samir Kaddoura (23C) and other Lebanese students from Atlanta area colleges launched a Beirut disaster relief GoFundMe, which has [...]

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Emory and Tech Students Take on COVID-19 in Hackathon

What can students do about COVID-19? On May 8, over 500 students participated in a virtual hackathon hosted by the Emory Global Health Institute (EGHI) and Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) called EGHI/GT Hack COVID-19, in a call to find practical public health technologies to address COVID-19.  The event occurred in two rounds, from [...]

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The Challenge of Upholding Academic Integrity, Virtually

Based out of White Hall, the Honor Council serves to uphold academic integrity./Jason Oh, Contributing As students work from home fighting mental, academic and financial stressors, the Emory College Honor Council’s responsibility of upholding academic integrity remains pertinent now more than ever, albeit with certain changes to its procedures. The Honor Council consists of 20 [...]

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Kai Lin Art Gallery Exhibition Showcases Chaos, Change, Flux

With a gallery that has hosted over 100 exhibitions featuring over 500 artists in the Southeast and beyond, Yu-Kai Lin (01C), owner and director of Atlanta Kai Lin Art gallery, has created a collaborative space that brings people together to appreciate art.  Lin’s passion for the arts began at a young age. Throughout his childhood, [...]

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