Carter to Kemp: Step Down as Ga. Secretary of State

Former U.S. President and University Distinguished Professor Jimmy Carter urged in a letter to Brian Kemp, Georgia’s Republican gubernatorial candidate, to resign from his post as Georgia secretary of state, according to the Associated Press.   Kemp has been accused of delaying at least 53,000 predominantly black voter applications, because his office uses an “exact [...]

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Students, Faculty Protest Kavanaugh in Women’s Rights Rally

Maya Bornstein (19C), one of the rally organizers, speaks out against Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination on Wednesday night in front of the Administration Building./Forrest Martin, Senior Staff Chants of “Human rights are women’s rights” and “We believe survivors” filled the Quadrangle on Wednesday night as about 85 Emory students and faculty members protested Judge Brett [...]

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Emory Stays No. 21 in U.S. News Ranking

Emory’s spot in U.S. News and World Report’s (USNWR) “Best Colleges” ranking did not budge from last year. The University was ranked No. 21 among national universities for the second consecutive year. Emory is no longer tied with the University of Southern California (USC), University of California, Berkeley and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) [...]

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Emory Community Members Join National Walkouts for Stricter Gun Control

Emory School of Law Professor Frank J. Vandall discusses methods to prevent mass shootings on Wednesday./Courtesy of Debbie Silverstein Emory community members assembled on Wednesday to call for legislative action to prevent further gun violence and to remember the 17 victims of the Parkland, Fla., high school shooting. The demonstration was part of a national [...]

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Sukhatme Emphasizes Cross-Disciplinary Collaboration

Emory School of Medicine Dean Vikas Sukhatme, who is four months into his Emory career,  told The Emory Wheel that he plans to incorporate different academic fields to address medical problems and discussed expanding the School of Medicine in an interview last month. The dean, who said he believes that medicine is an opportunity to [...]

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