The Emory Wheel is Emory University’s independent, student-run newspaper that reports on events and student life around campus. I currently serve as Assistant News Editor for this publication and will assume the role of News Editor in Fall 2020.
Published on July 17, 2020
Emory students, faculty, and administration responded to the Supreme Court’s decision to allow the DACA program to continue for the time being.
Published on July 17, 2020
The Wheel broke the news that Emory University reversed its previous plan to bring students back to campus by limiting on-campus students to freshmen, international students, and select upperclassmen and moving the majority of courses online.
Published on July 14, 2020
The Trump administration’s restrictions for collegiate international students were reversed following a lawsuit between the Department of Homeland Security and Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology. This article updated Emory students and was published within an hour of the news breaking.
Published on June 25, 2020
Emory College held a virtual town hall to answer student questions about returning to campus in the fall, at which they noted that protocols will mainly be enforced by students themselves. This article recapped clarifications made and details that have yet to be finalized.
Published on May 29, 2020
The Wheel outlined the guidelines issued by Emory University on what COVID-19 protocols and safety measures returning graduate and professional students needed to follow before and during their returns to campus.
Published on March 4, 2020
The Wheel broke that the University Board of Trustees added three members, including two Methodist bishops in alignment with the University’s affiliation as a Methodist institution.
Published on Feb. 26, 2020
The Wheel was the first to publish the recipients of the Bobby Jones Scholarship, awarded every year to four Emory University students that receive a paid year of study at St. Andrews University in Scotland.
Published on Feb. 23, 2020
Acclaimed geographer Jared Diamond visited Emory University to speak about his new book “Upheaval: Turning Point for Nations in Crisis.”
Published on Feb. 12, 2020
The Wheel was the first to publish that human rights lawyer and best-selling author Bryan Stevenson would deliver the 2020 Commencement ceremony speech at Emory University. He will also receive an honorary doctor of law degree.
Published on Feb. 5, 2020
Student groups on campus responded to Heather Mac Donald’s speech at Emory University over several days following the event.
Published on Jan. 29, 2020
Controversial conservative writer and political commentator Heather Mac Donald visited Emory University about the “diversity delusion” in higher education, prompting protests and negative sentiments from the student body.
Published on Jan. 26, 2020
U.S. Senate candidate in Georgia, Democrat Jon Ossoff, came to Emory University to speak at a Young Democrats of Emory town hall.