Dickey Drive

Campus: Druid Hills in Atlanta

Namesake: James Edward Dickey 1891C

Purpose: Campus road

Dickey Drive is named for James Edward Dickey, an alumnus who served as the last president of Emory College at Oxford from 1902 to 1915.

During his administration the college added new buildings, increased the endowment, retired old debts, and grew the enrollment. A Methodist minister, Dickey went on to serve as a bishop after his presidency.