Emory University

Emory’s Ph.D. student stipends finally caught up to those of its peer institutions when the University announced that the base stipend for students pursuing doctoral degrees will increase to $31,000 from $24,000 beginning in Fall 2019. This is a necessary ...

2.46.  2.55. 3.65. Since its founding, Harvard University (Mass.)’s grade point average (GPA) has increased by more than one full point. Yet most of this increase has happened in the last few decades, and it’s part of a broader national ...

Former Emory Police Department (EPD) officer Keith Kirkland was charged with impersonating an officer on Sept. 11, about one year after EPD fired him for insubordination. After Kirkland was fired, he filed a lawsuit in May against Emory University and ...

UPDATE (8/30/17 at 11:33 a.m.): This article has been updated to reflect Emory’s statement on the vote delay. A Sept. 5 vote to approve Emory University’s petition for annexation into the city of Atlanta has been postponed in an effort ...

Tom Hilchey (16OX, 18C), an impulsively curious neuroscience student who exuded joy and compassion, was pronounced brain dead Sunday after he fell off of a back porch railing in Ithaca, N.Y., according to his older brother, Jack Hilchey (15C). He ...

As a product of the private education system, I’ve suffered through innumerable talks on “diversity and inclusion.” Most have been subpar, and the presentation given to Emory student-athletes by NFL player Kelvin Beachum last Friday was undoubtedly subpar. The talk, ...

We write in response to the recent editorial “Faculty ‘Sanctuary’ Petition is Misguided” and Tyler Zelinger’s “The Dangers of Uninformed Activism.” The first piece argues that the designation of Sanctuary Campus carries no legal force and the second, that the ...

The arguments against sanctuary status for Emory University are based on the premise that Emory is a victim, rather than an institution with considerable power and agency. Rather than letting state and federal governments boss it around, as the third ...

With the inauguration of President Trump drawing near, highlighting the role of facts in the countless upcoming policy debates is crucial. The press has traditionally parsed truth from fiction in presenting their findings to the American people. It is often ...