May 5, 2008

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Sprouting change: Environmental Studies student Nicole Josko teaches third-graders at the Drew Charter School in East Lake about the importance of plants and ecology.

Nurturing a greener Atlanta
Social compatibility can be key when it comes to carpooling.
“I had never thought about that before,” says John William Roberson III, a junior, who uncovered the insight in a course titled “Service Learning in Environmental Studies.”
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National academy taps Emory scholars
Provost Earl Lewis and primatologist Frans de Waal have been named Fellows of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious honorary societies. Click here to read the full text of this story.

Coordinating Commencement
is ‘unreal team effort’
Daniel Cook usually wears work boots and forgoes a tie in his job as a project manager for campus services, but on Commencement day, he breaks out the suit. “It makes my wife happy that I dress up for the event. It’s sort of old school, but it’s important,” Cook said. Click here to read the full text of this story.