Student Petition Calls For ‘Double-A’ or ‘4.0 Pass-No Credit’ Grading

Several Emory student organizations have created a petition urging Emory to change its grading system to either a “Double-A” or a “4.0 Pass-No Credit” system, asserting that the current pass-fail option engenders academic inequities.  The petition, signed by Emory Young Democratic Socialists of America, the Recognizing, Empowering, and Affirming Latinas (REAL) Conference and FemmeBeat, has [...]

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Bober Elected Editor-in-Chief, Plans to Expand Paper’s Coverage

Ayushi Agarwal/Asst. Copy Editor Staff members and editors of The Emory Wheel voted on Feb. 15 for Managing Editor Madison Bober (20C) to serve as the next editor-in-chief of the student newspaper. The election marked the third-consecutive competitive election. Voter turnout was 74 percent, with 40 voters casting a ballot out of 54 eligible voters. [...]

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News Roundup | 02.12.2020

Poet Nikki Giovanni To Give Reading at Emory American poet, activist and educator Nikki Giovanni will give a free reading of her work on Feb. 22 at 4 p.m. to close out Black History Month as part of the 15th season of the Raymond Danowski Poetry Library Reading Series, according to an Emory press release. [...]

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News Roundup | 02.05.20

Oxford’s Campus Life Center Celebrates Grand Opening Students and faculty came together on Sunday to celebrate Oxford College’s much-anticipated Campus Life Center’s (CLC) grand opening, which featured local political leaders and alumni.  According to Oxford College Dean of Campus Life Joseph Moon, the CLC formally opened on the first day of the Spring semester, but [...]

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News Roundup | 1.22.20

Emory King Week Honors Martin Luther King Jr.’s Legacy  Emory is finishing off its week of events in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. On Wednesday, Charles Howard Candler Professor and Chair of the African American Studies Department Carol Anderson will lecture on voting rights and voter suppression. On Thursday, the Rollins School of Public [...]

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