Moments of challenge and self-doubt are an inevitable part of life. But the lessons these times teach can steer us onto a path of exciting possibilities. Hear from faculty, staff, and alumni who learned to reframe life’s unexpected detours and embrace the positive and fulfilling changes these obstacles created.

Joanne Amposta Williams
Joanne Amposta Williams
Rollins School of Public Health
Munir Meghjani
Munir Meghjani
Emory Alumni Board
(Past President)
Bill Eley
Bill Eley
School of Medicine
Kristina Bethea Odejimi
Kristina Bethea Odejimi
Campus Life
Valerie Molyneaux
Valerie Molyneaux
Oxford College
Enku Gelaye
Enku Gelaye
Campus Life
Wesley Longhofer
Wesley Longhofer
Goizueta School of Business
Ed Lee III
Ed Lee III
College of Arts and Sciences
Kenneth Carter
Kenneth Carter
Oxford College

“We don’t succeed by being perfect. You grow through experience, by making mistakes, learning, and allowing yourself time and grace.”

President Gregory L. Fenves
Emory University