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November 28, 2010
Oxford Alum is Marshall Scholar
Oxford Alum is Marshall Scholar
Shivani Jain, 09OX, 11C has been selected for the 2011 Marshall Scholarship, a prestigious program established to finance young Americans of high ability for graduate study in the United Kingdom.
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November 23, 2010
Late Rally Pushes Emmanuel past Eagles in overtime 63 to 61
Late Rally Pushes Emmanuel past Eagles in overtime 63 to 61
After leading for more than thirty minutes, the Oxford College Men's Basketball Team suffered a heart-breaking, 63 to 61 overtime loss to Emmanuel College JV.
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November 22, 2010
Gordon College Highlanders tops Eagles
Gordon College Highlanders tops Eagles
The Highlanders of Gordon College cruise by the Oxford College Eagles by a score of 80 to 53.
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November 21, 2010
Seminar Takes Freshmen Into the Streets
Seminar Takes Freshmen Into the Streets
This fall over 325 Oxford College freshmen served 975 hours in their local community through “Into the Streets.” This opportunity was provided through Oxford's Freshman Seminar, an elective course that all first-year students are encouraged to take.
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November 16, 2010
Oxford Controls Reinhardt University junior varsity 77 to 58
Oxford Controls Reinhardt University junior varsity 77 to 58
The Oxford College of Emory University men's basketball team cruised to a 77 to 58 away victory on Monday night versus the Reinhardt University junior varsity.
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November 16, 2010
CHANGE Leader Organizes for Hunger Awareness
CHANGE Leader Organizes for Hunger Awareness
Sophomore Amy Beth Willis, one of only 50 students nationwide selected for Oxfam America's CHANGE Leaders program, has organized an upcoming "hunger banquet," a learning exercise that brings home the realities of world poverty and hunger.
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November 15, 2010
Emory Cares, Oxford Style
Emory Cares, Oxford Style
Oxford observed the eighth annual Emory Cares International Service Day this past weekend, and an enthusiastic group of students, alumni, faculty, staff and their family members came together for the benefit of local children.
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November 15, 2010
Eagles Lose Close Contest 59 to 58 to Emmanuel College JV
Eagles Lose Close Contest 59 to 58 to Emmanuel College JV
In a closely contested game, Emmanuel College JV edged Oxford by a score of 59 to 58 on Thursday night in Franklin Springs, GA.
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November 11, 2010
Latest ESEC Work Published
Latest ESEC Work Published

The latest volume in Emory Studies in Early Christianity, a scholarly effort jointly supported by Oxford's Pierce Program of Religion and Emory College's Department of Religion, has been published.

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November 10, 2010
Experience Classroom in the Living Room
Oxford alumni and friends in the Nashville area are invited to experience Classroom in the Living Room on December 9. Mike McQuaide, Oxford professor of sociology, will speak to the group.
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November 9, 2010
Eagles Dominate Shorter University JV 93 to 66
Eagles Dominate Shorter University JV 93 to 66
The Oxford Eagles used a solid team effort to defeat the Shorter University JV Hawks by a score of 93 to 66 on Sunday afternoon on the campus of Shorter University.
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November 9, 2010
Lucy Cline Huie Receives Johnson Medal
Lucy Cline Huie Receives Johnson Medal
Lucy Cline Huie 39OX,42G is a recipient of the 2010 James Weldon Johnson Medal for Humanitarian Service, given in recognition of her courageous stance on desegregation and contribution to documenting the history of civil rights in Georgia.
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November 8, 2010
Eagles Defeat Central Carolina CC for first victory of season
Eagles Defeat Central Carolina CC for first victory of season
The Oxford men's basketball team defeated conference opponent Central Carolina Community College by a score of 71 to 66 to earn its first victory of the season. The win improved the Eagles record to 1 and 1 on the year.
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November 7, 2010
Sustainability Chief Challenges Students
Sustainability Chief Challenges Students
Mandy Schmitt Mahoney 99OX 01C 06L, director of sustainability for the city of Atlanta, spoke recently to Oxford students about climate change initiatives and challenged them to get involved now.
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November 5, 2010
Volunteers Unite for International Service Day
Volunteers Unite for International Service Day

Alumni, faculty, staff and students of Emory University will unite for Emory Cares International Service Day on Saturday, Nov. 13. Emory Cares is one of the University's most widely recognized means for furthering its mission of serving humanity. Its popularity has grown annually since the Emory Alumni Association created the event in 2003. Through its collaboration and working together, the diverse membership of individuals that comprise Emory's family share a common goal of service, strengthening their ties to each other and the University while increasing Emory's visibility around the country and the world.

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November 5, 2010
Oxford falls in home opener to Southern Wesleyan JV 84 to 77
Oxford falls in home opener to Southern Wesleyan JV 84 to 77
The Oxford College Basketball Team began the 2010-2011 season, Monday night with a hard fought loss to Southern Wesleyan Junior Varsity by a score of 84 to 77, in front of a packed house at Williams Gym.
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November 4, 2010
Green Cemetery is Vision of Alumnus
Green Cemetery is Vision of Alumnus
Green burial is an idea that more and more people are interested in. Jim Bell 69OX 71B operates one of only 20 green cemeteries in the United States.
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November 4, 2010
Joy Martin is November's Student Leader
Joy Martin is November's Student Leader
Joy Martin, a sophomore from Winston-Salem, NC, has been selected as November's Student Leader of the Month in recognition of her many contributions around the Oxford campus.
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November 1, 2010
Oxford College Basketball wow fans at “Midnight Madness”
Oxford College Basketball wow fans at “Midnight Madness”
The 2010-2011, Oxford College mens basketball team was officially introduced to the student body during Midnight Madness at Williams Gymnasium, kicking off the start of a brand new season.
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November 1, 2010
Early Action & Scholars Applications are In!
Early Action & Scholars Applications are In!
Early Action and Oxford Scholars applications have arrived in our office. What should you expect over the next few weeks, as we process and review your file?
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