The Editorial Board

The Editorial Board is the official voice of the Emory Wheel and is editorially separate from the Wheel's board of editors.

The Queen is dead. It’s okay to condemn her.

(flickr/BiblioArchives) Hours before Queen Elizabeth II’s death last week, Buckingham Palace announced that doctors were “concerned” for her health. Reactions on social media were many and varied, but one in particular sparked undue outrage. When Dr. Uju Anya, a professor at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) (Pa.), tweeted, “I heard the chief monarch of a thieving [...]

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Vote Stegall and Marchuck for SGA President and Vice President

Courtesy of Noah Marchuck and Alyssa Stegall On March 19, the Emory Wheel was notified by Student Government Association (SGA)  presidential candidate Elisabet Ortiz’s (24C) Instagram post that she was disqualified from the election due to her enrollment status as a gap year student. This information was confirmed by Elections Board Chair Mild Trakarnsakdikul (19Ox, [...]

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Board of Elections, delay the election until the Constitutional Council ruling

On March 19, currently disqualified Student Government Association (SGA) presidential candidate Elisabet Ortiz (24C) publicized that she was removed from the election due to her status as a gap year student. Ortiz plans on appealing the decision to the Constitutional Council.  Ortiz’s disqualification and the resulting student outcry surrounding this year’s SGA elections raises questions [...]

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Vote Murthy for CC Vice President

Courtesy of Neha Murthy For College Council (CC) vice president, the Emory Wheel’s Editorial Board strongly endorses Neha Murthy (24C). We believe Murthy has the drive and concrete leadership skills that will allow her to foster a greater sense of community and unity that Emory is currently lacking.   Muthy has displayed great commitment to the [...]

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