All Weekend Events


Golden Alumni Brunch: Emory as Place - Landscape and Memory

Event Type:Academic Sessions Event Type:Golden Alumni Event Type:Social Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Emory University, Convocation Hall
Join fellow golden alumni who graduated 50 or more years ago for a brunch featuring Dr. Gary Hauk, Emory University historian, who will share his unique perspective on the transformation of Emory's campus over the last fifty years. Despite these changes, an enduring spirit lives in the geography of Emory. Hauk shows that history resides not only in its archives but also in walkways, bridges, the libraries, classrooms, the gardens, and creeks that make the campus unique. Opening remarks by President Claire E. Sterk.

Parking and complimentary shuttle from Miller-Ward Alumni House to Convocation Hall.

Registration is required.

In Their Shoes: Unheard Stories of Reentry & Recovery Screening & Panel Discussion

Event Type:Academic Sessions Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Oxford Road Living Room and Auditorium, Emory Campus
In Their Shoes: Unheard Stories of Reentry & Recovery is a documentary film about a year in the lives of four men whose stories intersect in a Writers Without Margins prison reentry and addiction recovery creative writing program. Natalia Livingston, Emory College Graduate and In Their Shoes Producer, will screen this documentary for Emory students and alumni. Following the screening, guests are invited to hear Natalia moderate a panel discussion with the film director and Emory faculty addressing themes portrayed in the film.

Graduate and Professional School Alumni Tailgate

Event Type:Recent Grads Event Type:Social Organization:University-Wide School:Candler School of Theology School:Laney Graduate School School:Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing School:Rollins School of Public Health School:School of Medicine School:University-Wide
New Realm Brewing Company
Kick off Homecoming weekend with fellow alumni of Laney Graduate School, School of Medicine, School of Nursing, Rollins School of Public Health, Candler School of Theology, School of Law, and Goizueta Business School! Reconnect and reminisce at Atlanta’s first Beltline brewery.

Laney Graduate School Network Exchange

Event Type:Career Event Type:Social School:Laney Graduate School
Emory Student Center, First Floor
Join fellow alumni and current Laney Graduate School students for networking over a light lunch. You’ll be invited to share your career pathway with students then answer their questions in a casual setting. No cost to attend. This event is only open to LGS alumni (no guest registration available).

Family Weekend Welcome and Registration Area

Organization:Family Weekend
Emory Student Center, Outside Room 101

Family Weekend Program Session One

Event Type:Academic Sessions Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Family Weekend School:University-Wide
Locations Vary (See session description for venue)
Family Weekend participants are invited to special sessions to get to know Emory University better! Session One's topics include:
  • 2-2:50 p.m.: Career Center 101 with Paul Fowler PhD, Executive Director, Career Center | Emory Student Center, Room 105
  • 2-2:50 p.m.:Upperclass Housing at Woodruff Hall and Clairmont Campus with University Housing and Residence life staff| Woodruff Hall: Meet in Woodruff Hall Lobby. For Clairmont: Meet in Student Activities & Academic Center (SAAC) Lobby
  • 2:15-3:00 p.m.: A Taste of Goizueta Business School with Doug Bowman, PhD, Marketing and Anna Gibbons, Director of BBA Admissions | Goizueta Business School, Room 208

WaterHub at Emory Tours

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Tours Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
WaterHub at Emory
Emory has established strong leadership in water conservation among the higher education community. The WaterHub at Emory is the first water reclamation facility of its kind in the U.S. and, by recycling sewage to usable water for heating and cooling campus buildings, reduces Emory’s water footprint by over 40%. Join a fascinating tour of this award-winning facility.

Two forty five-minute tours will be offered, at 2:00 and 3:00 p.m. Capacity is limited.

BBA Program Information Session

Organization:Family Weekend
Goizueta Business School, Room 208
Please register for the tour at: https://tinyurl.com/BBAinfo-tour.
BBA program information session (half hour) followed by tours of Goizueta Business School.

Family Weekend Program Session Two

Event Type:Academic Sessions Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Family Weekend School:University-Wide
Locations Vary (See session description for venue)
Family Weekend participants are invited to special sessions to get to know Emory University better! Session Two's topics include:
  • Pre-Health Advising with Kim Molee, PhD, Associate Director, Pre-Health Advising Office | Emory Student Center, Room 105
  • Liberal Arts Edge: Maximizing the Liberal Arts Curriculum with Shari Obrentz| Emory Student Center, Room 106
  • Upperclass Housing at Woodruff Hall and Clairmont Campus with University Housing and Residence Life staff| Woodruff Hall: Meet in Woodruff Hall Lobby. For Clairmont: Meet in Student Activities & Academic Center (SAAC) Lobby

Woodruff PE Center Tours

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Tours Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Woodruff PE Center
Where can you swim in an Olympic-sized pool, climb a sheer rock wall, do the cha-cha, play a quick game of squash or racquetball, run a mile, powerlift, or ride a bicycle while watching television?
The Woodruff Physical Education Center (WoodPEC)! That’s where. During this tour of the home of Emory Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreation & Wellness programs, you will see the aquatics center, stadium, arena, weights area, racquetball courts, and much more.

Two thirty-minute tours will be offered, at 3:00 and 4:30 p.m.

Historical Walking Tour with Emory University Historian

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Tours Organization:Family Weekend Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Tour Begins at the Cox Hall Clock Tower
Historical walking tour of campus with Gary Hauk, University Historian and author of Emory as Place: Meaning in a University Landscape. Tour will begin at the Cox Hall Clock Tower.

Convocation Hall Tours

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Tours Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Convocation Hall, Emory Quadrangle
The marble building on the main quadrangle, known as the theology building for most of its history, is now named Convocation Hall. Completed in 1916, it is one of the first buildings on Emory's Atlanta campus. This tour will highlight spaces including the original reading room and chapel, which combine restored architectural features with state-of-the-art technology.

Two thirty-minute tours will be offered, at 3:30 and 4:30 p.m.

A Conversation with Alumni of The Emory Wheel

Event Type:Academic Sessions Event Type:Reunions Organization:Emory Wheel Organization:Family Weekend Reunions:Emory Wheel School:University-Wide
Harland Cinema, Alumni Memorial University Center (AMUC)
In celebration of The Emory Wheel’s 100th Anniversary, the Wheel will host a panel of alumni from prominent news outlets including the Washington Post, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and Fox 5 Atlanta. Moderated by Professor of Practice and Pulitzer Prize-Winner Hank Klibanoff, the panelists will discuss today’s state of journalism and the ever-evolving media landscape. The panel is open to all members of the Emory community.

Conversations with Faculty Parents

Event Type:Academic Sessions Organization:Family Weekend Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Cox Hall Ballroom
Hear from Emory faculty and staff who are also parents of Emory students. Get their tips on helping your students navigate college.

A Town Hall with President Claire E. Sterk

Event Type:Academic Sessions Organization:Family Weekend Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Emory Student Center, Room 104
Please join alumni and families for a talk and town hall discussion with President Claire E. Sterk.

Emory Volleyball vs Saint Mary's College

Event Type:Athletic Events Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Athletics Organization:Family Weekend School:University-Wide
Woodruff PE Center Arena
Come support the National Champions as they take on Saint Mary's College! No charge, open to all.

Athletic Parent and Alumni Reception

Event Type:Athletic Events Event Type:Social Organization:Athletics Organization:Family Weekend School:University-Wide
Woodruff PE Center
Enjoy hors d’oeuvres with fellow athletic parents and alumni for a meet and greet with Assistant Vice President Clyde Partin and Sr. Director of Athletics, Mike Vienna.

Goizueta Business School BBA Suite Visit

Event Type:Tours School:Goizueta Business School
Goizueta Business School, 3rd Floor
Senior Associate Dean of Undergraduate Education Andrea Hershatter and Associate Dean Libby Egnor invite returning BBA alumni to mix and mingle while enjoying the newly renovated suite for undergraduates studying business. Light snacks and drinks will be offered.

Class of 1969M School of Medicine 50th Happy Hour

Event Type:Reunions Reunions:School of Medicine School:School of Medicine
Seasons 52 Buckhead
Join the Emory School of Medicine Class of 1969 for a special gathering.

Class of 1979 College & BBA Reunion Celebration

Event Type:Reunions Reunions:Emory College of Arts and Sciences Reunions:Goizueta Business School School:Emory College of Arts and Sciences School:Goizueta Business School
Miller Ward Alumni House
Reconnect with classmates from the Class of 1979 in honor of your 40-year reunion. Join us for a cocktail reception with heavy appetizers. You won't want to miss out on the fun!
Dress Code: Business Casual

BBA Alumni: If you would like to attend both the Party on Patterson and your BBA Reunion, please register for both and we will adjust pricing accordingly.

Goizueta Business School Party on Patterson

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Recent Grads Event Type:Reunions Event Type:Social Reunions:Goizueta Business School School:Goizueta Business School
Goizueta Business School - Patterson Green
After 100 years of excellence in business education, Goizueta Business School invites all Goizueta alumni as well as family and friends to the Centennial Welcome Party on Patterson Green. Re-connect with classmates at KEGS and BBQ for an evening of fun and celebration. Families welcome!
Cut-off for registration is October 23 at 5:00 PM ET.

BBA Alumni: If you would like to attend both the Party on Patterson and your BBA Reunion, please register for both and we will adjust pricing accordingly.

Class of 1989, 1994, 1999 College & BBA Reunion Celebration

Event Type:Reunions Reunions:Emory College of Arts and Sciences Reunions:Goizueta Business School School:Emory College of Arts and Sciences School:Goizueta Business School
Ponce City Market Rooftop Terrace
Come celebrate with Emory College and BBA classes of 1989, 1994, and 1999 at one of Atlanta's most popular locations, Ponce City Market! Complete with skyline views, great music, drinks, and heavy appetizers, you won't want to miss it. Dress Code: Dressy Casual

BBA Alumni: If you would like to attend both the Party on Patterson and your BBA Reunion, please register for both and we will adjust pricing accordingly.

Class of 2014 and 2009 College & BBA Reunion Celebration

Event Type:Recent Grads Event Type:Reunions Reunions:Emory College of Arts and Sciences Reunions:Goizueta Business School School:Emory College of Arts and Sciences School:Goizueta Business School
SweetWater Brewing - The Woodlands Project
Come back and celebrate with your classmates from the undergraduate Classes of 2014 and 2009! Enjoy exclusive access to SweetWater's new barrel aging space, The Woodlands Project. Tickets include beer, wine, food, and fun! Dress Code: Dressy Casual

BBA Alumni: If you would like to attend both the Party on Patterson and your BBA Reunion, please register for both and we will adjust pricing accordingly.

J. Willis Hurst Medical History Symposium (CME) 

Event Type:Academic Sessions School:School of Medicine
James. B Williams Medical Education Building, Suite 110 (School of Medicine)
Advance registration is required. Registration begins at 7:30 AM. Program runs from 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM. No charge for CME credit but registration is required.

Homecoming & Family Weekend 5K Run through Lullwater Park

Event Type:Athletic Events Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Family Weekend Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Student Activity & Academic Center (Clairmont Campus)
All those interested are encouraged to register online at runsignup.com/emory, but walk ups are also welcome.
Race starts at 8:30 a.m. The walk/run will begin outside the Student Activity & Academic Center and run through Lullwater Park. On-site registration will be from 7:30-8:15 AM. No charge for Emory University students, faculty/staff, alumni, friends, and families. The SAAC and the Woodruff PE Center are available at no charge to change and freshen up post rice.

Goizueta Business School Centennial Alumni Breakfast

Reunions:Goizueta Business School School:Goizueta Business School
Goizueta Business School Classrooms
Start the day with breakfast at the business school. See old friends over coffee and a full spread of nutritious and delicious offerings. If your class meets the minimum registration for breakfast, look forward to dining with teammates from your b-school days!
Cut-off for registration is October 23 at 5:00 PM ET.

Barnes & Noble at Emory: Morning Muffins and Juice - Kids Story Time and Character Visit

Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Barnes & Noble at Emory, 1st Floor
Join a special kids character for a kids story and activity time. Be sure to bring your camera to the event! Enjoy muffins, juice, and coffee, and a 10% discount in the bookstore! No charge, open to all.

Greek Life 150 Year Anniversary Coffee and Conversation

Event Type:Social Organization:Family Weekend Organization:Greek Life School:University-Wide
Emory Student Center, Room 105/106
Greek Life Alumni, Students, and Parents are invited to celebrate Greek Life with opening remarks by President Claire E. Sterk and Dean Enku Gelaye, vice president and dean of Campus Life.

Goizueta Business School Time Capsule Burial

Event Type:Social School:Goizueta Business School
Goizueta Business School - Jenkins Courtyard
Dean Erika James will lead a ceremony commemorating 100 years of shared alumni memories when she buries the 100th Time Capsule. The Time Capsule Committee will share key alumni submissions to the capsule which represents The Goizueta Journey. Join us to make history and honor your Goizueta Business School Journey.
Cut-off for registration is October 23 at 5:00 PM ET.

Planetarium Shows

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Tours Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Emory Planetarium
The planetarium, one of the main features of Emory’s Mathematics and Science Center, is a 56-seat classroom space designed for teaching astronomy and hosting events that explore and celebrate the cosmos. Enjoy this short presentation by Emory faculty.

Three thirty-minute presentations will be offered, at 10:00, 10:30, and 11:00 a.m.

Emory Libraries Homecoming Brunch

Event Type:Reunions Event Type:Social Organization:Libraries Reunions:Libraries School:University-Wide
Woodruff Library, Jones Room, Level 3
Open to Emory Library School alumni and former Library student workers and fellows. No charge. Registration required.

Family Weekend Brunch

Organization:Family Weekend
Dobbs Common Table, Emory Student Center
Enjoy brunch with your student at the Dobbs Common Table. Students with Meal Plan A receive 15 guest passes per semester to be used exclusively at Dobbs Common Table. Students must accompany parents when dining and simply use their EmoryCard and note they are using guest passes. Credit cards are also accepted.

Other dining options where Dooley Dollars* may be used: The Depot, Highland Bakery in Goizueta Business School, SAAC Café, Kaldi’s at the Student Center, Eagle Emporium, and Starbuck’s at Emory Bookstore.
*Dooley Dollars are separate from the meal plan and are used as a declining balance.

Family Weekend Welcome and Registration Area

Organization:Family Weekend
Emory Student Center, Outside Room 101

Emory Student Center Tours

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Tours Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Emory Student Center Welcome Desk (North 2)
With clean, modern lines, the three-story facility stands tall on the campus landscape, featuring 117,000 square feet. Learn more about the planned use of this amazing new space during the tour.

Four thirty-minute tours will be offered, at 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 2:00 p.m.

Family Weekend Program Session Three

Event Type:Academic Sessions Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Family Weekend
Locations Vary (See session description for venue)
Family Weekend participants are invited to special sessions to get to know Emory University better! Session Three's topics include:
  • Career Center 101 with Paul Fowler PhD, Executive Director, Career Center | Cox Hall Ballroom
  • Sorority and Fraternity Life at Emory | Emory Student Center, Room 102

Admission Information Session

Organization:Family Weekend Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Emory University Office of Undergraduate Admission - Oxford Road Building
Registration required at admission.emory.edu/register/homecoming_visit
This program is open to alumni visiting campus for Homecoming and Family Weekends, and will include an information session with details about Emory's admission and financial aid processes. Please note, this program is geared to high school aged students and their families; optional admission tour of campus 11:30 AM – 12:45 PM with reception following at 12:45 – 1:15 PM.

Immigration and Impact

Event Type:Academic Sessions Organization:Family Weekend Organization:University-Wide School:Emory College of Arts and Sciences School:School of Law School:University-Wide
Tull Auditorium, Gambrell Hall, Emory University School of Law
Emory College of Arts and Sciences and Emory University School of Law present a panel of faculty and alumni experts on the status of immigration and reform in the United States.

Panelists include:
Leslie Diaz 00L, Family Immigration and Deportation Attorney, Weinstock Immigration Lawyers
Catherine Gibson 04L, Founder and Managing Partner, Gibson Law Firm, LLC
Charles Kuck, Adjunct Professor of Law, Emory University School of Law, and Founder and Managing Partner, Kuck | Baxter Immigration LLC
Chris Richardson 03C, General Counsel and COO, BDV Solutions, and former U.S. Diplomat
Jeffrey Staton, Professor and Chair of Political Science, Emory College of Arts and Sciences

10:30-11 a.m. | Check-In and Coffee Bar + Refreshments
11 a.m. - Noon | Panel Discussion in Tull Auditorium
Noon - 12:30 p.m. | Q&A and Coffee Bar + Refreshments

Historical Walking Tours with Emory University Historian

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Tours Organization:Family Weekend Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Tours Begin at the Cox Hall Clock Tower
Historical walking tour of campus with Gary Hauk, University Historian and author of Emory as Place: Meaning in a University Landscape. Tours will begin at the Cox Hall Clock Tower.

Two one-hour tours will be offered, at 10:30 and 11:45 a.m.

Woodruff PE Center Tour

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Tours Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Woodruff PE Center
Where can you swim in an Olympic-sized pool, climb a sheer rock wall, do the cha-cha, play a quick game of squash or racquetball, run a mile, powerlift, or ride a bicycle while watching television?
The Woodruff Physical Education Center (WoodPEC)! That’s where. During this tour of the home of Emory Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreation & Wellness programs, you will see the aquatics center, stadium, arena, weights area, racquetball courts, and much more.

Emory Volleyball vs Roanoke College

Event Type:Athletic Events Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Athletics Organization:Family Weekend School:University-Wide
Woodruff PE Center Arena
Come support the National Champions as they take on Roanoke College! No charge, open to all.

GALA: Emory LGBT+ Alumni Blue Jean Brunch

Event Type:Social Organization:GALA - Emory LGBT Alumni School:University-Wide
Emory Student Center, Room 103
Join GALA: Emory’s LGBT alumni for our annual Blue Jean Brunch! All are welcome to attend. $20 per person in advance, $25 at the door. Current students and the Classes of 2018 and 2019 are free. Please consider making a donation to GALA Legacy Fund on the Give step of registration!

Residence Life Reunion & Parade Watching

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Reunions Event Type:Social Event Type:Spirit Day Organization:Residence Life Reunions:Residence Life School:University-Wide
Alabama Hall
Stop by for a Residence Hall Reunion. Reconnect with current and former RAs and SAs. Advance registration is requested.

Goizueta Business School Speed Learning Tracks - Session One

Event Type:Academic Sessions Event Type:Career School:Goizueta Business School
Goizueta Business School Classrooms
Getting to the point has never been more respected than in today's world of character limits and hashtags. Join the Speed learning Tracks where topics and issues relevant and meaningful to Goizueta alumni in their professional and personal lives will be explored. Sessions will be led by Goizueta faculty and staff, who continue to find pathways to educate and challenge our thinking!

Doing Well While Doing Better
Goizueta Principle: Don't just consider your profit. Calculate your impact.

Track Leaders: Wes Longhofer, Associate Professor of Organization and Management and 09MBA Brian Goebel, Managing Director of Social Enterprise at Goizueta
How do you engage with your local community? Join us for a session on leadership and impact and learn more about a decade of Social Enterprise at Goizueta. You don’t have to sacrifice your career to do good.

Finding Your Lane: Next Steps for Your Career
Goizueta Principle: Don't just go to work. Go beyond.

Track Leader: Danielle Rubenstein, Senior Associate Director, Alumni Career Services
Thinking of making a career change, a pivot, or a 180? Hear from Goizueta's alumni career management coach about how to determine your path, evaluate your options, and move forward in the direction of your choosing.

Family Weekend Program Session Four

Event Type:Academic Sessions Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Family Weekend
Locations Vary (See session description for venue)
Family Weekend participants are invited to special sessions to get to know Emory University better! Session Four's topics include:
  • Going Global: International Experiences at Emory | Cox Hall Ballroom
  • Liberal Arts Edge: Maximizing the Liberal Arts Curriculum with Shari Obrentz | Emory Student Center, Room 102

Greek Life 150 Year Anniversary Open Houses on Eagle Row

Event Type:Social Organization:Family Weekend Organization:Greek Life School:University-Wide
Eagle Row
Greek Life Alumni, Students, and Parents are invited to visit the historic Greek Houses and Sorority Lodges on Eagle Row. Gather at the Raoul Hall Community Room at 1 p.m. to watch the parade.

Emory Street Eats Food Truck Park

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Social Event Type:Spirit Day Organization:Family Weekend Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Asbury Circle
All are welcome for a Homecoming lunch! Guests may purchase from some of Atlanta’s mobile food vendors. Families and children can enjoy a bounce house and other entertainment. Pay for food at each truck, complimentary Coca-Cola beverages available.

Book Signing with Emory University Historian

Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Family Weekend Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Emory Student Center, First Floor
Book signing with Gary Hauk, University Historian and author of Emory as Place: Meaning in a University Landscape.

Goizueta Business School Speed Learning Tracks - Session Two

Event Type:Academic Sessions Event Type:Career School:Goizueta Business School
Goizueta Business School Classrooms
Join the second session of Speed learning Tracks to explore:

Noon-12:25 p.m. | The Future of Finance: Marketing Science Meets Corporate Valuation
Goizueta Principle: Understanding makes the number count.

Track Leader: Dan McCarthy, Assistant Professor of Marketing
How can you predict the value of your customer base? Learn the new way of valuing corporations from the “bottom up.” Professor Dan McCarthy will lay out the customer-based corporate valuation (CBCV) framework, explaining how predictive models are used to forecast customer-driven outputs, and bring these concepts to life with examples from recent IPO's.

Noon-12:25 p.m. | So You Think You Want to be an Entrepreneur?
Goizueta Principle: Where you start-up determines how you finish.

Track Leader: Charlie Goetz, Senior Lecturer in Organization & Management and Distinguished Lecturer in Entrepreneurship + Panel
So you want to be your own boss? You’ve always wanted to start your own business, what do you really, really need to know to get that idea off-the-ground? Serial entrepreneur and Professor Charlie Goetz moderates a panel of entrepreneurs who will discuss what it takes.

Noon-12:55 p.m. | Tips (but not Tricks) to Applying to a Selective Undergraduate Institution
Goizueta Principle: Good things come to those who don't wait.

Track Leaders: Associate Deans Libby Egnor and William Segura
Always wonder how an undergraduate application is reviewed? And, what are admissions officers at selective academic institutions really looking for? Hear it straight from a member of the Emory College Admissions Committee. And, also learn what it takes to attend Goizueta’s BBA program, one of the nation’s finest.

School of Medicine Light Lunch Meet and Greet

Event Type:Recent Grads Event Type:Reunions Event Type:Social Reunions:School of Medicine School:School of Medicine
James. B Williams Medical Education Building, Margaretta Taylor Lobby (School of Medicine)
Visit with old and new friends and classmates. A light lunch will be available. No charge, but registration is required.

Tours of the Emory Wheel Offices

Event Type:Tours Organization:Emory Wheel Organization:Family Weekend School:University-Wide
Alumni Memorial University Center, 4th Floor
Prior to the main celebration of The Emory Wheel’s 100th anniversary, Wheel alumni and their families are invited to take a look inside the Wheel offices any time between noon and 4 p.m. The Wheel’s collection of archives will also be on display during this time. Current editors and staff members will be available to answer any questions.

Goizueta Business School Speed Learning Tracks - Session Three

Event Type:Academic Sessions Event Type:Career School:Goizueta Business School
Goizueta Business School Classrooms
Join the third session of Speed learning Tracks to explore:

The Power of Intrinsic Motivation
Goizueta Principle: Lead with your head. And your heart.

Track Leader, Emily Bianchi, Associate Professor of Organization & Management
How do you motivate others? Most people are both intrinsically and extrinsically motivated. While organizations spend considerable effort making sure people are properly extrinsically motivated, they pay relatively little attention to fostering intrinsic motivation. In this session, Professor Emily Bianchi will discuss the power of intrinsic motivation and ways that managers and organizations can foster it.

un-Summoning the Demon: Ethics and Empathy in AI
Goizueta Principle: Listen first. Analyze second.

Track Leader: Benn Konsysnski, George S. Craft Distinguished University Professor of Information Systems & Operations Management
Need we fear the rapid advancement of AI (Artificial Intelligence) in all forms of our life and society? Professor Benn Konsynski will share insights to challenge our thinking and raise our expectations. Is there hope for a better future? Remember: “Hear me now, believe me later.”

Convocation Hall Tours

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Tours Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Convocation Hall, Emory Quadrangle
The marble building on the main quadrangle, known as the theology building for most of its history, is now named Convocation Hall. Completed in 1916, it is one of the first buildings on Emory's Atlanta campus. This tour will highlight spaces including the original reading room and chapel, which combine restored architectural features with state-of-the-art technology.

Two thirty-minute tours will be offered, at 12:30 and 1:30 p.m.

Goizueta Business School Faculty/Staff Hosted Reunion Lunches

Event Type:Reunions Event Type:Social Reunions:Goizueta Business School School:Goizueta Business School
Goizueta Business School Classrooms
Don't miss your chance to have lunch in a casual atmosphere alongside Goizueta faculty whether you've departed the Speed Learning tracks or are joining us from elsewhere.

Homecoming Parade

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Spirit Day Organization:Family Weekend Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Emory Campus
The annual Homecoming Parade unites students, alumni, faculty, staff, and families across the Emory Community with a procession through campus! The parade route is to be determined, and parade watching locations will be spread across campus. Route subject to change.

Goizueta Business School 100th Honoree Lunch and Recognition

Event Type:Awards Event Type:Social School:Goizueta Business School
Goizueta Business School W525
For our centennial, Goizueta Business School celebrates its 100th honorees, selected from the business school alumni, faculty, staff, and student community. Lunch will be served in the company of Dean Erika James at an invite-only setting. Due to limited seating, this event is for honorees only.
Cut-off for registration is October 23 at 5:00 PM ET.

Emory Swimming & Diving vs Birmingham Southern College

Event Type:Athletic Events Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Athletics Organization:Family Weekend School:University-Wide
Woodruff PE Center
Come support the Emory Swimming and Diving as they take on Birmingham Southern College, and enjoy Emory Swimming and Diving Family Weekend.

School of Medicine Grady Hospital Tour

Event Type:Tours School:School of Medicine
James B. Williams Medical Education Building (School of Medicine)
Advance registration is required. Shuttle departs from James B. Williams Medical Education Building; meet in registration area.

Concert and Festival

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Social Event Type:Spirit Day Organization:Family Weekend Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
McDonough Field
Join the Emory Community on McDonough Field to enjoy food, fun, and music at the Homecoming Festival and Concert!

Doors open at 2:00 PM, with the headlining artist, Uncle Kracker, scheduled to perform at 3:00 PM. No pets, no weapons, no outside alcohol allowed.

Emory University Archives/Rose Library Tent at Festival

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Reunions Event Type:Spirit Day Organization:Libraries School:University-Wide
McDonough Field
Between 2016 and 2018, Emory Libraries digitized the full run of issues of the Emory Wheel from 2008 back to 1919. As we celebrate the 100 Year Anniversary of the Emory Wheel, we invite you to visit the Emory University Archives tent to peruse the digital version of the Wheel! Search the database for yourself, your freshman year roommate, your team, your club, or just take a look at articles from your time at Emory. We are excited to share this piece of Emory history with alumni.

Greek Life 150 Year Anniversary Tent at Festival

Event Type:Social Event Type:Spirit Day Organization:Greek Life School:University-Wide
McDonough Field
Greek Life Alumni are invited to gather at a designated tent to reconnect, reminisce, and celebrate 150 Years of fun and friendship.

Oxford College Tent at Festival

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Social Event Type:Spirit Day School:Oxford College
McDonough Field
Oxford alumni are invited to join us at our special tent during the Homecoming Festival! Exact location of the tent will be announced closer to the event.

Wise Heart Society VIP Tent at Festival

Event Type:Social Event Type:Spirit Day Organization:Wise Heart Society School:University-Wide
McDonough Field
Emory’s Wise Heart Society VIP Tent on McDonough will be open before and throughout the Homecoming Concert. Attendees will enjoy: shorter lines for complimentary beer and drinks, heavy hors d’oeuvres, cellphone charging, and giveaways.

Emory Volleyball vs University of Wisconsin Whitewater

Event Type:Athletic Events Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Athletics Organization:Family Weekend School:University-Wide
Woodruff PE Center Arena
Come support the National Champions as they take on Wisconsin-Whitewater! No charge, open to all.

CEBA/NPHC Homecoming BBQ

Event Type:Family Friendly Event Type:Recent Grads Event Type:Social Organization:Caucus of Emory Black Alumni / Black Student Alliance Organization:Greek Life Organization:National Pan Hellenic Council School:University-Wide
BSA House
Caucus of Emory Black Alumni (CEBA) and Emory's National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) would like to invite all current students and alumni to their annual CEBA/NPHC barbecue at the BSA House! Alumni are invited to come back and enjoy participating in some camaraderie with alumni and students are invited to connect with past alumni who are eager to share their experiences. There will be food, music, and more!

The Emory Wheel 100th Anniversary Reception

Event Type:Reunions Event Type:Social Organization:Emory Wheel School:University-Wide
Convocation Hall, Emory Quadrangle
It’s been a century since the first issue of The Emory Wheel was printed. In honor of this major milestone, alumni of the Wheel are invited to attend this cocktail-style reception. Learn how the Wheel has changed over the years while catching up with old friends. The event will include speakers, food and drinks, and plenty of time to meet new people.

Coco on the Quad

Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Carlos Museum Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Emory Quadrangle in front of the Carlos Museum
In the Disney Pixar animated film Coco, Miguel journeys to the Land of the Dead accompanied by the street dog Dante, a type of Mexican hairless dog known as a Xoloitzcuintle. Visit the Art of the Americas galleries before the film to see ancient West Mexican ceramic versions of these dogs that were placed in tombs to guide dead souls to the underworld. Compare them to living Xolos visiting from Amoroso Xolos, a local breeder. As you get cozy on Quad to watch Coco, enjoy fresh handmade empanadas, cold Jarrito drinks, and Mexican hot chocolate from Mami’s Empanadas, sold separately.
The Art of the Americas Galleries will be open from 6-8 PM.
Amoroso Xolos will be on the Quad from 6-8 PM.
Mami’s Empanadas will start selling at 6 PM.
Coco starts at 8 PM.
For more information, contact Alyson Vuley at 404-727-0519 or avuley@emory.edu. Space is limited and registration is required online here.

Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing Homecoming Celebration Reception and Dinner

Event Type:Reunions Event Type:Social Reunions:Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing School:Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing
Druid Hills Golf Club
Celebrate your ties to Emory Nursing during a festive evening full of entertainment, memories, and opportunities to connect with classmates, faculty, colleagues, students, and friends.

School of Medicine All-Class Cocktail Reception & Class Dinners

Event Type:Reunions Reunions:School of Medicine School:School of Medicine
The Estate Event Venue
All class cocktail reception for School of Medicine Classes of 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009, 2014. Celebration includes an all class reception, class photos, cocktails, and seated class dinners.

Edges of Time

Organization:Family Weekend
Schwartz Center, Emerson Hall
Join the Emory Choirs for an exploration of time within music. Repertoire will include Rutter's Gloria in addition to a handful of time-related pieces. Come join us this Family Weekend to experience the musical atmosphere on Emory's Campus.
Tickets are free and can be secured at emorychoirs.org.

The Ultimate Greek Mixer: Celebrating 150 Years!

Event Type:Social Organization:Greek Life School:University-Wide
Emory Student Center Ballroom
You’ve waited 150 Years for this party! Join Greek Life Alumni and Students from all councils and generations at the new Student Center Ballroom. Music provided by REM Tribute band, the “REMakes”. Heavy hors d’oeuvres, beer and wine included for guests who are over 21 years of age.

Emory-Glenn Sunday

Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Family Weekend Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Glenn Memorial Church
The congregation of Glenn Memorial Church, along with Emory University, will celebrate Emory-Glenn Sunday with a Mass Choir comprised of choral groups from the Emory community. A community lunch will follow. Music will be provided by the Emory University Concert Choir under the direction of Dr. Eric Nelson, the Candler Chorale, directed by Dr. David Daniel, and the Glenn Chancel Choir, directed by Michael Dauterman. Alumni of the Emory and Candler groups are invited to attend a rehearsal before the service at 10 a.m. and join their groups in worship. All are welcome.

Beloved Community: Christian Worship at Emory

Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Family Weekend Organization:University-Wide School:University-Wide
Cannon Chapel
All are invited to join alumni, parents and students for a worship service with the message delivered by Ali Lutz 99C 04T. A free community lunch will be served in Brooks Commons following the service.

The Emory Wheel Brunch

Event Type:Reunions Event Type:Social Organization:Emory Wheel School:University-Wide
Krog Street Market
The Emory Wheel invites Wheel alumni and their families to join current editors and former classmates at Krog Street Market for brunch. Guests pay on their own at the venue.

Emory Volleyball vs Susquehanna College

Event Type:Athletic Events Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Athletics Organization:Family Weekend School:University-Wide
Woodruff PE Center
Come support the National Champions as they take on Susquehanna College! No charge, open to all.

Emory Women's Soccer vs Huntingdon College

Event Type:Athletic Events Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Athletics Organization:Family Weekend School:University-Wide
Woodruff PE Center
Come support the Women's Soccer Program as they take on Huntingdon College! No charge, open to all.

Emory Men's Soccer vs Piedmont College

Event Type:Athletic Events Event Type:Family Friendly Organization:Athletics Organization:Family Weekend School:University-Wide
Woodruff PE Center Stadium
Come support the Men's Soccer Program as they take on Piedmont College! No charge, open to all.




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