Matthew Chupack

Matthew Chupack (24C) is from Northbrook, Illinois, majoring in history and sociology on a pre-law track. Outside of the Wheel, Chupack is a freshman representative for Emory Behind the Glass. In his free time, he enjoys exploring different urban areas, watching TV shows and listening to country music.

Emory’s Compost is Going to a Landfill, Here’s Why

From the ubiquitous presence of green compost and blue recycling bins on campus to showcasing Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certification plaques on buildings, Emory University prioritizes sustainability, advertising a 70% landfill diversion rate last year. The University, however, has not sustained its environmental enthusiasm during the pandemic.  Instead, all of the University’s compostable [...]

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Emory, Oxford Colleges Update Fall 2021 Plans

Emory College (Anoushka Parameswar) This story was updated on 4/20 to include a quote from Interim Provost Jan Love. Emory College will move more courses from online to an in-person instruction format in the fall 2021 semester, Emory College Dean Michael Elliott wrote in a Monday afternoon email.  This change followed University President Greogory L. [...]

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Emory to Require Students to be Vaccinated for COVID-19 for Fall 2021

This story was updated on 4/20 to include a quote from Assistant Professor of Global Health and Epidemiology Robert Bednarczyk and Professor of Global Health and Epidemiology Kenneth Castro.  Emory University will require COVID-19 vaccination for all students in fall 2021, according to a Monday email from University President Gregory L. Fenves. The email stated [...]

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A Closer Look at Emory College’s Fall 2021 Plans

Indicating hope that the end of the pandemic is in sight, Emory College announced in mid-March that 70% of fall 2021 classes will be held in person and University President Gregory Fenves announced a week later that all students are invited back to campus.  Although the fall plans seem like a leap toward normalcy, many [...]

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