Julia Munslow

[email protected] | Julia Munslow (18C) is from Coventry, R.I., majoring in English and creative writing. She joined the Wheel’s Board of Editors her freshman year as assistant arts & entertainment editor and served most recently as executive editor. This past summer, she covered national politics for Yahoo News. Her photos of the 2016 Trump chalkings protest won an SPJ Mark of Excellence for Breaking News Photography and were syndicated by national media organizations including The New York Times and Newsweek. In addition to the Wheel, she is an Interdisciplinary Exploration and Scholarship (IDEAS) Fellow, a member of Mortar Board and a member of Omicron Delta Kappa.

Over 200 Faculty Members Ask for ‘Sanctuary Campus’ Designation

More than 200 University faculty members called University President Claire E. Sterk to designate Emory a “sanctuary campus” and institute a policy to protect the rights of undocumented students in the third set of requests in less than three months asking the University to demonstrate support for undocumented students. The Feb. 1 petition, signed by [...]

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Emory Will Not Be ‘Sanctuary Campus’; Admins Vow to Support Undoc. Students, Refuse Designation

Emory University will not declare itself a “sanctuary campus” but will continue supporting undocumented students, according to a Jan. 18 all-Emory email from Interim Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Stuart Zola and Senior Vice President and Dean of Campus Life Ajay Nair. The decision to not designate Emory as a sanctuary campus [...]

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SGA Sends Split Bill to University-wide Referendum

In two weeks, students will vote on a bill that could split the Student Government Association (SGA) into autonomous undergraduate and graduate branches. The bill is in an effort to remedy concerns that graduate students were not receiving proportional representation in student government. After the 50th Legislature of SGA passed Bill 50sl19 in its final [...]

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Emory Vows to Abide by Law in Protecting Undocumented Students

Emory University will comply with federal law in any measures it takes to support its undocumented students, according to a Nov. 29 University statement following a threat from State Rep. Earl Ehrhart of Cobb County to withhold state funding from Emory and any other institutions that defy the law to protect their undocumented students. Ehrhart, [...]

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Emory Reviews ‘Sanctuary Campus’ Petition; Assesses Options

Emory administrators are “developing a strategy on how to protect undocumented students” in response to a petition signed by more than 1,500 members and 17 organizations of the Emory community requesting that the University become a “sanctuary campus,” Senior Vice President and Dean of Campus Life Ajay Nair said. The petition — sent to Nair, [...]

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