Making a Difference

The extraordinary energy of our talented community propels our work forward. Though our areas of expertise vary, we find shared purpose in our mission to “create, preserve, teach, and apply knowledge in the service of humanity.”

It means bringing together the most brilliant and creative minds to collaborate in ways that only we can, serving as an incubator for research and a driver for compassionate innovation.

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Emory News

Emory professor Deborah Lipstadt sworn in as U.S. special envoy to monitor and combat antisemitism

On May 24, Vice President Kamala Harris swore in Deborah Lipstadt, professor of modern Jewish history and Holocaust studies, as special envoy to monitor and combat antisemitism — a State Department position with the rank of ambassador.

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Deborah Lipstadt with her right hand raised being sworn in by Vice President Kamala Harris


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Investing in people for the benefit of people, Emory looks ahead to the university's bicentennial in 2036.

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