Eric Jones

Eric Jones (he/him) (25C) is from Short Hills, New Jersey, and is planning on studying business and economics, but also has a passion for psychology and Spanish. Outside of the Wheel, Jones volunteers for the Spark Mentorship Group, represents the freshman class on the Student Government Association first-year council and writes for the Emory Economics Review. Jones’ hobbies include tennis, biking, volunteering and traveling.

Emory athletics adjust COVID protocols

Eagles banners hang from an empty WoodPEC Gymnasium. Due to the University’s shift in operating status over winter break, basketball teams will play in empty gyms until Jan. 31. (Ally Hom/Photo Editor) Despite Emory University’s decision to start the spring semester remotely, Emory Athletics is continuing business as usual. However, while the games will go [...]

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Emory admits 672 Early Decision I applicants to its Class of 2026

Emory University released its Early Decision I (ED1) results on Dec. 15.  Of 2,127 ED1 applicants to Emory College, 672 students were accepted, a 32% acceptance rate according to Dean of Admission John Latting.  There were 1,262 applicants to Oxford College, which includes students who applied to both the main campus and Oxford. Of those, [...]

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Town Hall: President Fenves is ‘very confident’ classes will return in person on Jan. 31

Emory University President Gregory Fenves and University administrators hosted a virtual town hall on Jan. 6 to address the temporary shift to remote learning until Jan. 31 to mitigate the spread of the highly-transmissible Omicron variant.  Alongside Fenves, School of Medicine Associate Professor Zanthia Wiley, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Ravi Bellamkonda [...]

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SGA and GSGA close the semester with joint session

The Student Government Association (SGA) and the Graduate Student Government Association (GSGA) held a joint meeting on Dec. 6 to recap progress made during the fall semester. Members of SGA’s four main legislative branches, College Council, BBA Council, Emory Student Nurses Association and Oxford SGA, also attended the meeting. GSGA President Emmakristina Sveen (23B, 23L) [...]

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