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August 30, 2011
Alum honored for dedication to eye care
Alum honored for dedication to eye care
Joel Jenkins 78OX is the 2011 recipient of the Beacon of Hope Award, given in recognition of his longstanding commitment to providing eye care to underserved patients locally and globally.
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August 24, 2011
Let the classes begin
Let the classes begin
The 2011-12 academic year has begun at Emory University's Oxford College, which has seated its largest student body ever, approximately 945. An August 24 convocation was the official opening ceremony for the year.
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August 21, 2011
History through a student lens
History through a student lens

Students participating in 2011 Global Connections, a program sponsored by Oxford's Office of the Chaplain, learned extensively about the American civil rights movement and recorded the experience on video.

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August 17, 2011
Class of 2015 arrives
Class of 2015 arrives

First-year Oxford students, members of Emory's Class of 2015, are moving into their residences on the Oxford campus. A full schedule of orientation activities awaits them.

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August 15, 2011
Students, alumna turn eyesore into oasis
Students, alumna turn eyesore into oasis
A small lot that is consistently described as a former eyesore has been transformed into a refreshing and aesthetic pocket park, and much of the credit goes to Oxford College students and one very creative Oxford alumna.
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August 14, 2011
Men’s Basketball and Women’s Tennis earn 2010-2011 NJCAA All-Academic Teams
Men’s Basketball and Women’s Tennis earn 2010-2011 NJCAA All-Academic Teams
Oxford College Athletics would like to congratulate the men?s basketball and women?s tennis program for achieving academic excellence as 2010-2011 All-Academic Teams.
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August 10, 2011
Postcards to Oxford: Hello from Ireland
Postcards to Oxford:  Hello from Ireland
Delia Nisbet, PhD, associate professor of German and Italian, returned recently from Ireland, where she presented by invitation at the annual conference of the Gerard Manley Hopkins International Literary Festival.
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August 9, 2011
Postcards to Oxford: Hello from the Chemistry Lab
Postcards to Oxford:  Hello from the Chemistry Lab
Nichole Powell, assistant professor of chemistry, and Gabriela Alvarez, a rising junior at Emory College have been on campus with Oxford's SURE program this summer, working on compounds that may have a beneficial use in treating breast cancer.
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August 9, 2011
Men’s Basketball and Women’s Tennis earn 2010-2011 NJCAA All-Academic Teams
Men’s Basketball and Women’s Tennis earn 2010-2011 NJCAA All-Academic Teams
Oxford College Athletics would like to congratulate the men?s basketball and women?s tennis program for achieving academic excellence as 2010-2011 All-Academic Teams.
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August 7, 2011
Postcards to Oxford: Hello from St. Louis and Washington, DC
Postcards to Oxford:  Hello from St. Louis and Washington, DC
Nitya Jacob, associate professor of biology, and director of Oxford's Summer Undergraduate Research at Emory (SURE) program participated this summer in one professional conference and was selected to participate in another.
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August 4, 2011
Application Season is Now Underway
Application Season is Now Underway
We are now accepting applications for Fall 2012. Read on to find out how you can apply.
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