Matthew Chupack

Matthew Chupack (24C) is from Northbrook, Illinois, majoring in sociology on a pre-law track. Outside of the Wheel, Chupack is an exec member for Emory Behind the Glass. In his free time, he enjoys exploring cities, playing with his puppy and listening to country music.

Five Emory Professors Named to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

American Academy of Arts and Sciences elected five Emory University faculty members to the honorary society this year, the academy announced on April 22.  The academy is a prestigious academic society and an independent policy research center founded in 1780 that aims to honor exceptional scholars, leaders, artists and innovators engaged in advancing the public [...]

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Emory Turns to Alternate Sustainability Initiatives During Pandemic

Despite Emory University’s inability to compost this year, the University has still sustained environmentally-friendly prospects, embracing alternative sustainability strategies throughout the pandemic.  Though many students have pushed non-pandemic concerns to the side this year, Oxford Climate Reality Project Environmental Action Committee Member Alexandra Aladham (22Ox) emphasized the importance of remaining committed to sustainability. Aladham added [...]

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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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