April 30, 2001
Ex-New York Times
writer named Cox professor
To have the kind of influence and hopefully inspiration on students,
and to frame the orientation for a field that I am truly passionate for
is very attractive to me, Manegold said.
Manegold wrote for The New York Times from 199299, and shared in a Pulitzer team award for the papers coverage of the 1993 World Trade Center Bombing.
She also has written a book called In Glorys Shadow, based on her
coverage of Shannon Faulkners lawsuit against The Citadel in 1995.
In the fall, Manegold will teach courses in journalism ethics and the
history of journalism.
Biomed department to be
named for scientist The Georgia Tech/Emory Department of Biomedical
The rechristening honors the late scientist whose foundation donated
$25 million to the department to support a department chair, faculty chairs
at both Emory and Georgia Tech, laboratories, graduate fellowships, undergraduate
clinical education and the Coulter Endowment for Translational/
While neither Emorys nor Georgia Techs names will appear in the departments new title, the partnership will remain intact.