Index Find Help Find Sites Find Jobs Find People Find Events

Wagner, Ramesses headline convocation: Although he admitted he could not officially welcome the Class of 2007 to Emory (his term as the University’s 19th President didn’t begin until today) Jim Wagner, shown above speaking to his “fellow freshman” at Convocation, Aug. 27, certainly did not lack in warmth or excitement. Wagner, who spoke at the invitation of then-President Bill Chace, was just one of several speakers at the standing-room-only event, which focused on the impending departure of Ramesses I, the 3,000-year-old Egyptian pharaoh who was spending his final days on campus before his imminent return home later this month. Click here or above for the full story. Photo by Ann Borden.


Scholarship & Research: Crist links musical stylings of Bach, Brubeck: The research and interests of Stephen Crist, associate professor of music history and music chair, blends the work of two masters whose musical contributions are separated by centuries—classical composer Johann Sebastian Bach and modern-day jazz virtuoso Dave Brubeck. Click here or above for the full story. Photo by Ann Borden.




Copyright, Emory University
(applies to entire site)

Please forward comments and questions to