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Emory Professor and Novelist Wins NAACP Image Award Professor of English and Creative Writing and New York Times Bestseller Tayari Jones won the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Award in Fiction for her novel “An American Marriage” on Saturday. ...

President Donald J. Trump’s attacks on the scientific community spurred Jasmine Clark (13G), who graduated from Laney Graduate School in 2013 with a doctorate in microbiology, to become involved in politics and run for the Georgia House of Representatives. Clark, ...

John Nkengasong, director of the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), discussed his work in developing a new, unified public health infrastructure for Africa in a Sept. 12 address to about 125 students, administrators and alumni. As the ...

Several students living in the Sigma Alpha Epsilon (SAE) fraternity house, Alpha Tau Omega (ATO) fraternity house and Woodruff Residential Center have contracted hand-foot-and-mouth disease (HFMD). Emory University Student Health Services (EUSHS) received 11 cases as of Sept. 15, EUSHS ...

The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) is suing Atlanta to invalidate Emory’s annexation into the city, which cost the school district about $2.5 million in property tax revenue. DCSD alleges that the Atlanta City Council violated the city’s charter by ...

Fifteen year-old Kira Molina, a previously healthy girl, died just five days after first presenting flu symptoms in early February. She was Georgia’s first pediatric death as a result of this season’s particularly devastating flu outbreak. Most years, the flu ...

“I think we are pretty close to a laughingstock at this point,” Walter Shaub Jr. declared of the United States before he resigned as the director of the Office of Government Ethics (OHE) in July 2017. Two months later, former ...

Summering in Nantucket. Vineyard Vines. Hitting the slopes on Loon Mountain. Progressive politicians. The Ivy League. Tom Brady, Bill Belichick and Robert Kraft. These are all images we associate with New England — especially after last year’s Super Bowl. But I can ...

For teenaged Ymir Vigfusson, hacking into company servers was like playing Pac-Man at an arcade. It was a game, one that appeared to be isolated from any real consequences, said Vigfusson, who is now an assistant professor in the Department ...