The Southern Sense: June 2015

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I was doing an evening program for Emory University in Connecticut last week and found myself answering questions about that mysterious part of the Southeastern region known as the “Deep South” and Georgia’s own culture as a state located right …

The Southern Sense: May 2015

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I think it should be clear by this point that Southerners love any excuse to get together, eat good food, and tell stories. While I realize ours is not the only region that does this, I like to think that …

Making the Big Decision

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As the May 1 admission response deadline approaches, some of you still have a major decision on the horizon. Those of you who are admitted but not yet committed are probably feeling a mix of anxiety, confusion, and hopefully a …

This Week on #AskanEagle

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If you follow our Instagram account, you’ve probably noticed that this month we’re doing #AskanEagle. Admitted students from both Oxford and Emory College have submitted their questions, and we’ve been out on campus getting answers! Here are the answers from …

The Southern Sense: April 2015

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Want to experience an area of Atlanta that’s been key to the flourishing “intown” scene? Welcome to Virginia-Highland, arguably Atlanta’s most well-known intown neighborhood. While there is debate, even among Atlanta natives, about where the neighborhood’s boundary lines stop and …