Programs holds Excellence Awards
On April 3, the Office of Multicultural Programs and Services hosted
its 20th annual Excellence Awards banquet and formally dedicated
the event to be named after Delores Aldridge, Grace Towns Hamilton
Professor of Sociology and African American Studies and founder
of Emory’s African American studies program.
Three University faculty/adminstrators were recognized: Robert Brown,
assistant professor of political science, received the Delores P.
Aldridge Award for Excellence in Teaching and an appreciation award
for exemplary service; Peter Dowell, senior associate dean of Emory
College, received an appreciation award for exemplary service; and
President Bill Chace received an Eagle Award for excellence in leadership.
Thirteen students also received Excellence Awards, and Robert Lee
(medical school), Clifton Green (business school) and Darrell Stokes
(biology) all were named outstanding mentors.
Summer camps at
The Clifton School will hold weekly summer camps from June 2–Aug.
8 for children ages 5–12. Space is limited, and parents are
encouraged to register their children as early as possible to ensure
For more information, call 404-315-6340 or visit www.thecliftonschool.org.
Ridgewood closed until June
To facilitate the installation of a new DeKalb County water main,
Ridgewood Drive will be closed to through traffic from the intersection
with Haygood Drive and the entrance to the Tufts House until approximately
Traffic will be redirected using Lowergate Drive, Clifton Road and
Haygood. Vehicles needing access to the Tufts House will be directed