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American Beauty

Yes, she’s Miss America 2008. But after defeating anorexia, touring the nation (with two suitcases), and finding a place at Emory, Kirsten Haglund 13C is also one of us. Story

Of Note


Detail of sculpture made of dictionary

Root Words

For more than three decades, Joan Houston Hall 76PhD has driven the stupendous effort to produce a catalog of regional American language, now being hailed as a national treasure. Keno! (That’s an exclamation signaling something is successfully completed.) Story

Two polo players riding horses

Pony Up

A handful of Emory alumni are behind polo’s growing popularity in Georgia, bringing the “sport of kings” to a much wider audience. Story and slideshow

For Want of a Horse

Equestrian center works wonders for those who struggle

Running the Family Farm

In the horse-breeding business, the trick is to pick a winner

Chasing the Dream

Alums Ann and Michael Hankin produce champion racers

View of the Quad at Commencement

Commencement 2012

Scenes from the Class of 2012’s big day at Emory and Oxford.


Apple pie and an American flag

As American as . . .

By the time you read this, another Fourth of July will have come and gone, the fireworks of our 236th Independence Day already fading from memory.

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