October 27, 2008

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Nancy Seideman,
Executive Editor

Kim Urquhart, Editor

Christi Gray, Designer

Bryan Meltz, Photography Director

Leslie King, Editorial Assistant

Carol Clark, Staff Writer


Photo: Wilford Harewood
Pedal power kicked off Emory’s annual Campus Sustainability Day on Oct. 22, with more than 70 cycling enthusiasts meeting in the morning at Bicycle South on North Decatur Road. From there, riders geared up for the Ride to Campus event to encourage cycling in the Clifton community.

iTunes U debut opens virtual front door
From lectures by His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama to readings from Pulitzer Prize winner Alice Walker, the world can now connect to Emory’s professors and presenters through hundreds of audio and video downloads at Emory on iTunes U. Click here to read the full text of this story.

QuestBridge paves way for bright applicants

Freshman Dennis Nguyen remembers the day late last fall when he found out he was going to Emory University — and with a full ride. “My mom was crying and my dad couldn’t have had a prouder expression on his face,” says Nguyen, one of Emory’s first QuestBridge Scholars.
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Service day creates community
Emory Cares. Do you? If the consistent growth of the University’s most prominent alumni-led service program is any indication, then the answer is a resounding “yes.”
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