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.

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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Tell Us Your Questions and Concerns About COVID-19 and Emory

Emory University announced on March 11 it will extend spring break until March 22 and transition all classes to remote learning starting March 23 in response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The email, sent by Interim Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Jan Love, also stated that all Emory students and faculty [...]

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Emory and COVID-19

The Quadrangle in the Fall./Priyam Mazumdar, Contributing The Wheel will continue to provide comprehensive coverage to the Emory community as students transition to remote learning and move out of campus housing facilities. Check this page for live updates. Emory University announced on March 11 that spring break will be extended to March 22, all classes [...]

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