12 hrs ago
President Obama delivers address to Morehouse grads
President Obama arrives in Atlanta on Saturday, May 18, 2013 to prepare for his commencement address at Morehouse College,11 a.m. on Sunday, May 19, 2013.
20 hrs ago
2013 Valedictorians, Salutatorians at Chamblee, Cross Keys High Schools
Monica Agrawal is Chamblee Charter High School's magnet valedictorian and Christa Kelly is the school's resident valedictorian this year.
Fri May 17, 2013
The National Law Journal
Law Schools: a Special Report: Law for Laymen
Betsy Hames isn't a lawyer, but the law permeates nearly every aspect of her job overseeing employee relations in Emory University's human resources department.
The Miami Herald
Shrewd Ga. businesswoman fought stereotypes
As a shrewd businesswoman with keen insight and endless aspirations, Ophelia DeVore worked for much of the 20th century to smash stereotypes and empower black women by teaching them poise, confidence and the courage to get ahead in a world deeply etched by racial discrimination.
First Atlanta Science Festival set for 2014
Atlanta residents of all ages will celebrate the science and technology of the region and its impact on our daily lives during the inaugural Atlanta Science Festival, March 22-29, 2014.
Thu May 16, 2013
The Miami Herald
Georgia governor engaged in Bible dispute
When Ed Buckner and his family went to a north Georgia state park to celebrate his son's birthday, he was surprised and concerned to find Bibles in the state-owned cabin he had rented.
Neuralstem Rounding Second With Phase II Als Trial
For months on end, Neuralstem has been pounding the table for the FDA to give the go-ahead for its phase II ALS trial.
Dr. Bethany W. Jackson joins Floyd Primary Care network
Bethany W. Jackson, M.D., has joined the Floyd Primary Care Network as a pediatrician.
Book Talk: Of apes and atheists - is empathy evolution?
For biologist Frans de Waal, a peaceful species of great ape in Africa is a mirror of humanity and a living argument that empathy and cooperation are far from unique to mankind.
Wed May 15, 2013
The jackpot for tonight's Powerball drawing has swelled to $360 million, making it the third-richest for the multi-state lottery.
2013 High School Valedictorians, Salutatorians in Stone Mountain and Lithonia
The DeKalb county school district announced on Tuesday the 2013 valedictorians and salutatorians at high schools in Stone Mountain and Lithonia, as well as their post-high school plans: Arabia Mountain High School Valedictorian : Ayomide Akin-David. Will attend Stanford University or Rice University, computer engineering major.
Tue May 14, 2013
White matter imaging provides insight into human and chimpanzee aging
The instability of "white matter" in humans may contribute to greater cognitive decline during the aging of humans compared with chimpanzees, scientists from Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory University have found.
Opportunities Improve For Recent Graduates
Students participate in the spring 2013 commencement ceremony at Georgia Southern University.
Associate Professor of Religion Published by The Living Pulpit
Dr. Kang-Yup Na , Westminster associate professor of religion, recently had his article "Hospitality from Genesis to Revelation" published in the May edition of The Living Pulpit .
Former Falcons star Warrick Dunn earns MBA from Emory
Former Atlanta Falcons star Warrick Dunn is now a graduate of Emory University. He was awarded a business degree after completing the university's Executive MBA program.
Graduates hope for pomp and i 1 2 jobs
As strains of "Pomp and Circumstance" drift from college campuses this month, odds are improving that new graduates' next stop will not be their parents' basements.
We Might Be Rednecks, Natalie Grigson Might Be a Dumbass
Here's really all you need to know about Natalie Grigson's list of the 10 Most Redneck Cities in America over at the Movoto Blog - she put Atlanta at No.
65-year-old man is Emory's oldest graduate this year
A 65-year-old man was the oldest graduate at Emory University this year. Albert Wright earned his master's degree in public health during commencement ceremonies on Monday.
Mon May 13, 2013
Piedmont College softball defeats No. 4 Emory in NCAA Regional
Piedmont College defeated fourth-ranked Emory University 7-6 at the Salem Regional of the NCAA National Tournament on Sunday in Salem, Va.
Wall Street Journal
Missed Warnings on Cold Medicine for Children
Despite safety warnings not to give sick toddlers cough and cold medications, almost half of parents in a recent survey are using the over-the-counter products anyway.