Emory Wheel

The Emory Wheel was founded in 1919 and is currently the only independent, student-run newspaper of Emory University. The Wheel publishes weekly on Wednesdays during the academic year, except during University holidays and scheduled publication intermissions. The Wheel is financially and editorially independent from the University. All of its content is generated by the Wheel’s more than 100 student staff members and contributing writers, and its printing costs are covered by profits from self-generated advertising sales.

A piece of advice from Emory campus leaders to the class of 2026

For our back-to-school issue, we asked student leaders on Emory University’s Atlanta and Oxford campuses to share a piece of advice with the incoming Class of 2026. From SGA presidents to a student coordinator for freshman orientation, here’s what these leaders said they wished someone had told them during their first days on campus.   [...]

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Live Updates: Biden, Harris to Visit Emory Friday Afternoon

President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris./Courtesy of Gage Skidmore, Creative Commons President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris will visit Emory University on Friday at approximately 3:35 p.m. Biden last visited Emory in 1988 after he ended his first presidential bid. Follow our live updates below: ‘Words have consequences:’ Biden, Harris condemn [...]

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Emory Increases Undergraduate Tuition by 3% for 2021-2022 Academic Year

The University announced Wednesday that it has raised tuition by 3% for students enrolled in all undergraduate divisions for the 2021-2022 academic year. Tuition has also increased by an average of 2-3% for graduate and professional schools, the announcement reads. Tuition for undergraduates increased from $53,070 to $54,660. When including fees, room and board, students [...]

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From the Archives: Former Candidate Biden Criticizes ‘Negative’ Presidential Campaign

From the Archives: Former Candidate Biden Criticizes 'Negative' Presidential Campaign. By Adam Feuerstein, Staff Writer. Oct. 28, 1988 Before delivering a speech at Emory University Law School Tuesday night, U.S. Senator Joseph Biden (D-Del.) stated in an interview that the negative presidential campaign being run by Republican candidate George Bush had been “scurrilous.” He blames [...]

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