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.

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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LIVE: Election Day Coverage

Follow @emorywheel on Twitter for live polling stations coverage throughout the day. The Emory Wheel is monitoring Election Day proceedings and updating news live as voting is underway in DeKalb and Newton Counties.   With under 2 hours before the polls close, there has been little voter activity at the high school. Most cars in [...]

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UT Austin President Greg Fenves to Become Next President of Emory

Emory University Board of Trustees Chairman Robert C. Goddard III announced Tuesday that University of Texas at Austin (UT Austin) President Greg L. Fenves will become the next president of Emory University. Greg Fenves, Courtesy of UT Austin Fenves will transition from overseeing more than 50,000 students and Division I athletics to Emory’s approximately 15,000 [...]

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Reader Questions about Emory’s Response to COVID-19

Your Questions, Answered  The Wheel asked its readers to submit questions regarding Emory’s response to COVID-19. Our staff has compiled a list of our answers to your questions based on available information. If you have more questions, submit them here. Question: Where are they going to put the students who are approved for extension in [...]

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Varsity Sports, Intramurals Cancel Rest of Season

Emory has canceled all intramural programming for the rest of the spring semester and is working to refund payments made for spring semester tournaments, according to a campus-wide email sent by the Emory Intramural Sports office. The remaining scheduled tournaments for the semester were volleyball, softball, kickball, and futsal tournaments. Future hours of operation for [...]

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