Learning about Laney: Preview Visitation of Emory University, Laney Graduate School

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The James T. Laney School of Graduate Studies at Emory University is excited to host their inaugural Learning about Laney: Preview Visitation of Emory University, Laney Graduate School from Sunday, Sept 29th to Tuesday, October 1st, 2019!

Learning about Laney is designed to provide scholars from historically underrepresented groups based on racial and ethnic diversity with an intimate opportunity to learn more about their doctoral programs.

The visit included Emory-specific graduate admissions workshops, conversations with world-renowned faculty and their graduate students, and informal social activities. Scholars will also receive advice on submitting a competitive application to graduate programs and learn about the professional and personal development opportunities at Emory and in the city of Atlanta. Lodging, travel and meals will be covered for all Learning about Laney participants. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, permanent residents, or undocumented scholars planning to apply for graduate study for the following fall. 

To apply:

  • The deadline to apply is Wednesday, August 21, 2019
  • Applicants will be notified of decisions by Friday, August 30, 2019. 

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact:

Amanda Marie James, PhD
Assistant Dean, Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement
Emory University, Laney Graduate School
Atlanta, GA 30322
404.727.2815 Desk
678.948.7583 Voice or Text


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