Oxford College

Kara Jacobson (89Ox, 91C, 93PH) has danced for over 30 years. From performing as an undergraduate to opening her own studio to choreographing a performance at the 2019 Super Bowl, Jacobson has always incorporated dance into her life. What’s more ...

Former U.S. President and Emory Distinguished Professor Jimmy Carter, who is known for his active post-presidency work in human rights and peacemaking, discussed leadership and overcoming failure at the Carter Center on Feb. 13. Carter advised a group of about ...

Robert E. Chappell Jr. (56Ox, 58B, 68B), a fierce supporter of Emory sports and tireless University advocate, died on Jan. 15 at the age of 82. Chappell suffered complications from ALS. A first-generation college graduate, Robert Chappell paved his Emory ...

The nutrition label for WUNDERGrubs cookies lists familiar ingredients like flour, sugar, baking powder, vanilla extract and chocolate chips, along with one oddball: mealworms. Founded in 2016, WUNDERGrubs sells a variety of cookies, all containing roasted, powdered mealworms. Initial skepticism ...

Oxford College’s production of “The Arsonists,” which ran from Oct. 18 to 20 at the Tarbutton Theater, tells the harrowing story of a town that fears nothing more than fire. The bustle of the theater died down as Mr. Bledermann ...

Emory’s Oxford College has delayed operations on Thursday due to Hurricane Michael, according to its Twitter. Classes that meet before 10 a.m. on Thursdays are canceled, the tweet said. Non-essential staff and all faculty are expected to report to campus ...

A few years ago, Emory alumnus Farhan Momin (13Ox, 15C) was making Indian-style quesadillas with a sandwich maker in his Oxford College dorm room. Now a fourth-year dental student at Midwestern University (Ill.), Momin is competing on the ninth season ...

Few college students can say they head to the local cemetery after class. Sam Gardner (19Ox, 21C), however, finds spiritual fulfillment among the tombstones: the student volunteers as a mourner for those who have no one to grieve for them. ...

There’s only one place where a fraudulent third party, Emory Mail Services and the remote Oxford campus share comedic value: “Emory Memes For (not so) Southern Teens (MemEmory).” Emory’s meme page on Facebook hosts just over 7,000 members and more ...