Place Names

Notable names pop up on numerous buildings and landmarks on Emory's campuses in Atlanta and Oxford, Georgia.

In these lists, University Historian Gary Hauk highlights many of the recognized names you'll encounter. Follow the links to learn more about each place and the reason behind its name.

Letter
Place
A
Alabama Hall
  Tom Aliberti Park
  Allen Family Plaza
  Alston-Loridans Colonnade
  Asbury Circle
  Sanford S. Atwood Chemistry Center
B
Bacardi Plaza
  Woolford B. Baker Woodland
  Beckham Grove
  Benches
  Henry L. Bowden Hall
  Brumley Bridge
C
Callaway Memorial Center
  Candler Athletic Fields
  Candler Lake
  Antoinette Candler Creek
  Asa Griggs Candler Library
  Candler School of Theology
  William R. Cannon Chapel
  Michael C. Carlos Hall
  Michael C. Carlos Museum
  Tom Connolly Hall
  George Cooper Creek
  Cox Hall
D
Dickey Drive
  Dobbs Hall
  Dobbs University Center
  Dooley Drive
  Dowman Drive
E
Emory College of Arts and Sciences
  Emory University
  Evans Hall
F
Few Hall
  Bill and Carol Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry
G
Gambrell Drive
  Gambrell Hall
  Gilbert and Thompson Halls Garden
  Glenn Memorial
  Goizueta Business School
H
Hahn Woods
  Hardman Cemetery
  Harris Hall
  Haygood Drive
  Haygood-Hopkins Memorial Gate
  Marian K. Heilbrun Music and Media Library
  Holmes Hall
  Hopkins Hall
  Henry Hornbostel Creek
  Houston Mill House
I
Inman Gate
J
Anne Register Jones Courtyard
  Boisfeuillet Jones Center
K
Kaminsky Park
  Kilgo Circle
L
Berta Radford Laney Garden for Peace
  James T. Laney School for Graduate Studies
  Lawley Fountain
  Longstreet-Means Residence Hall
  Luce Center
M
Hugh F. MacMillan Law Library
  McDonough Field
  Means Drive
  Miller-Ward Alumni House
  Mizell Bridge, Mizell Road, and Mizell Memorial Stairway
O
Oxford Road
P
Pardue Garden
  Patterson Green
  Pierce Drive
  Margaret Pitts Garden
  Pitts Theology Library
R
Eléonore Raoul Hall
  Redmond Garden
  Philip S. Reese Plaza
  Rich Memorial Building
  Ernest Richardson Creek
  Robinson Clock Tower and Carillon Bells
  Rollins Way
  Claudia Nance Rollins Building
  Grace Crum Rollins Building
  Grace Crum Rollins Garden
  O. Wayne Rollins Research Center
  Rita Anne Rollins Building
  Rollins School of Public Health
  Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
  Rudolph Courtyard
S
Scarborough Building (Clinic Building A)
  Donna and Marvin Schwartz Center for Performing Arts
  Smith Hall
T
Tarbutton Hall
  Thomas Hall
  Arthur Tufts House
  Tull Plaza
  Turman Hall
V
Vaughn-Jordan Healing Garden
W
James W. Wagner Quadrangle
  Warren Fountain
  Goodrich C. White Hall
  Whitehead Biomedical Research Building
  Winship Cancer Center
  James B. Williams Medical Education Building
  Ernest Woodruff Memorial Building
  George and Irene Woodruff Residential Center
  George W. Woodruff Physical Education Center
  Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing
  Woodruff Circle
  Robert W. Woodruff Health Sciences Center Administration Building
  Robert W. Woodruff Library
Y
Yerkes National Primate Research Center
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