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Emory scraps plans to recruit outside of Long Island

Emory scraps plans to recruit outside of Long Island

"Our current admission process under-emphasizes the difficulty of growing up in a non-Long Island household," Dr. Jordan told Torch over the phone. "We wanted to really dig deeply into the applications of these 'disadvantaged' young people to see how they could be special without owning BMWs or growing up 'just outside the...

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DUC to begin serving food, sources say

DUC to begin serving food, sources say

Emory officials today confirmed plans for the kitchen at Dobbs University Center ("the DUC"), a popular eatery for students who have no other options, to begin serving only edible products during the spring semester of 2010. "We were receiving several thousand complaints every semester about the DUC," recalled Connie Sattis-Long, Emory's Green Director of...

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Emory mascot promotes anorexia, feminists claim

Emory mascot promotes anorexia, feminists claim

“We're sick of the way our society tries to make these celebrities feel beautiful. Kate Moss, Paris Hilton—they're skin and bones, and it's disgusting,” said group leader Ashleigh Melton during an ill-advised blind date with a hapless Torch reporter Friday. “Thousands of womyn die from eating disorders every year, and Emory has...

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