Sandra Lynn Blakely (Classics) has been named a Getty Scholar for the 2013-2014 academic year. This year’s honorees will study the art-historical impact of maritime transport. Blakely’s specific topic is “Seafaring and the Sacred: Maritime Networks and the Cult of the Great Gods of Samothrace.”
Rosemarie Garland-Thomson (English and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies) was selected to serve as Emory’s participant in the HERS Wellesley Institute. The Institute is an educational non-profit providing leadership and management development for women in higher education administration.