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  • Herbert Eugene Nicholls (1929 - 2004)
    SSN was 256-38-3066. Herbert Eugene Nicholls, age 74, of Stone Mountain, GA., died Friday, May 28, 2004. The funeral will be Thursday, June 3, 2004, at 2 p.m. in the Harmony Grove United Methodist Ch...
  • Professor Jonas Bondi Robitscher, J.D,. M.D. (1920 - 1981)
    New York Times obituary, March 26,1981: Jonas B. Robitscher, 60, Lawyer and Psychiatrist ' Jonas B. Robitscher, a pioneer in forensic psychiatry, died of cancer here today at his home. He was 60 ...
  • Newt Gingrich, 58th Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives
    brief biography Newton "Newt" Leroy Gingrich (born Newton Leroy McPherson on June 17, 1943) is an American politician and author, who served as the Speaker of the United States House of Representativ...
  • Dr. Peter G. Cranford (1908 - 2000)
    Born Peter Bracuto he took the middle and last name of his 1st wife's father (John Gordon Cranford) Dr. Peter Gordon Cranford was a Clinical Psychologist with 35 years of full-time private practice. ...
  • Nathan P. Bryan, U.S. Senator (1872 - 1935)
    Nathan Philemon Bryan (April 23, 1872 – August 8, 1935) was a lawyer, federal judge, and United States Senator from Florida. Personal Bryan was born on April 23, 1872 near Fort Mason, Orange ...


Emory University

Emory University is a private research university in metropolitan Atlanta, located in the Druid Hills section of unincorporated DeKalb County, Georgia, United States. The university was founded as Emory College in 1836 in Oxford, Georgia by the Methodist Episcopal Church and was named in honor of Methodist bishop John Emory. In 1915, the college relocated to metropolitan Atlanta and was rechartered as Emory University

Emory University has nine academic divisions: Emory College of Arts and Sciences, Oxford College, Goizueta Business School, Laney Graduate School, School of Law, School of Medicine, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Rollins School of Public Health, and the Candler School of Theology. Emory University and the Georgia Institute of Technology have a strong research partnership and jointly administer the Emory-Georgia Tech Predictive Health Institute and the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering Program with Peking University in Beijing, China. Emory University students come from all 50 U.S. states and over 100 foreign countries.

Emory University is 16th among the list of colleges and universities in the United States by endowment, 19th among universities in the world by endowment, and 21st in U.S. News & World Report's 2015 National Universities Rankings. Emory University has a Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education status of RU/VH: "very high research activity". The university is 5th among universities in the United States with licensing revenue per dollars spent on research and the 4th largest contributor in the nation to the discovery of new drugs and vaccines among public-sector research institutions. In 1995 Emory University was elected to the Association of American Universities, an association of the 62 leading research universities in the United States & Canada.