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Wednesday, April 5, 2017
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CAMPUS
Dooley's Week: The galactic adventure continues
Dooley, Emory's unofficial skeletal mascot, rose from the dead Monday to walk the campus for Dooley's Week, bringing a full slate of free festivities. "Dooley's Galaxy" events continue through Sunday.

 

COMMUNITY
Emory joins second amicus brief against President Trump's executive order on immigration
Emory University has joined 30 other universities around the country in filing an amicus brief opposing President Trump's second executive order restricting immigration.

 

ACTIVITIES
April: 10 things to do for $10 or less
There's still plenty to do at Emory in the final weeks leading up to the end of the academic year. Check out these 10 options ranging from entertaining to enlightening, all for $10 or less.

 

INSIGHT
Students organize conference to explore disability and the humanities
"I've learned the humanities can provide the framework to understand people and the experience of illness," says Somnath Das, who is organizing an April 11 conference on health humanities.

IN CLASS
University Course offers timely exploration of global security, leadership
This semester's class on 'Global Security and Leadership in a Complex World' brings speakers with real-world experience along with issues as current as the day's headlines.

 

EVENTS
April arts events feature Theaster Gates, recitals, family favorites
This month's calendar includes spring recitals from several Emory arts groups, including the Emory Dance Company performing "What Once Was," featuring work from seven student choreographers.

 

SUPPORT
Financial Literacy Month offers events, new online program
For Financial Literacy Month, Emory students and alumni can join Salt, a new online tool that promotes financial literacy, and attend an array of campus events.

 

LEADERSHIP
Search for Emory's next provost narrows to select group of finalists
The search for Emory's next provost and executive vice president of academic affairs has narrowed a highly competitive field of promising candidates to a small group of finalists who visited campus over recent weeks.

INSPIRATION
Small world, big impact: Emory Global Health Institute aids those in need
Founded 10 years ago, Emory Global Health Institute is a university-wide organization comprising 200 faculty members representing every college across campus with the expertise to create lasting global change.
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The last DUC Day
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The Emory community gathered Friday, March 31, to celebrate the very last DUC Day, the annual festival at the Dobbs University Center. The facility will be replaced by the new Campus Life Center.
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Take Note
 
Kloss named chief of staff for Emory president
Kloss named chief of staff for Emory president

Earth Day Water Symposium & Career Expo set for April 13
Earth Day Water Symposium & Career Expo set for April 13

'Meet the Editor and Agent' to bring publishing experts to campus
'Meet the Editor and Agent' to bring publishing experts to campus

Apply to Transient Study office to get credit for summer study at local colleges
Apply to Transient Study office to get credit for summer study at local colleges
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Emory Insider: Amenities
 
Emory Insider

 

Go for a swim: Take a dip in the outdoor pool at the Student Activity and Academic Center on the Clairmont Campus. The pool reopened April 1 and is heated to a minimum of 78 degrees. Membership in the SAAC is free for full-time students. Faculty and staff may purchase discount memberships or use the $10 daily walk-up pass.
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In The News
 
On campus, embracing feminism and facing the future

 

On campus, embracing feminism and facing the future
March 31 |  Alexa Dantzler |  New York Times

Effects of Atlanta's overpass collapse will rock Southeast for months

 

Effects of Atlanta's overpass collapse will rock Southeast for months
March 31 |  Tom Smith |  NPR

This Emory student won $100K -- and he's donating it all

 

This Emory student won $100K -- and he's donating it all
March 29 |  Rostam Zafari |  USA Today
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Featured Events
 
Jazz on the Green

 

Jazz on the Green
Celebrate National Jazz Appreciation Month with outdoor performances by Emory Jazz Ensembles.
When: April 6, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Goizueta Business School, Patterson Green
Admission: Free
Theater Emory: "Ravished"

 

Theater Emory: "Ravished"
Experience the dark side of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" with performances through April 9.
When: April 6, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Mary Gray Munroe Theater
Admission: $22; $18 discount categories; $6 students
Pajama Concert

 

Pajama Concert
Wear pajamas and bring your stuffed animal to hear nighttime stories performed by the Vega String Quartet.
When: April 7, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Ackerman Hall
Admission: Free
 
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AntiquiTEA: Lord Bryon and Greece
When: April 6, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Ackerman Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Applicative Justice, Race and Mixed Race
When: April 6, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel
Admission: Free
 
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April
 
The 24 Filial Paragons in China: Forms and Capacities, Hierarchies of Power
When: April 6, 4:00 p.m.
Where: PAIS, Room 290
Admission: Free
 
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Georges Bataille's Prehistoric Modernism: Reinventing the Sacred for the 21st Century
When: April 6, 4:30 p.m.
Where: Atwood Chemistry Building, Room 360
Admission: Free
 
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Memorial Drive: Site-Specific Dance in Atlanta
When: April 6, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Jones Room
Admission: Free
 
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God, Self and Mental Health
When: April 6, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel
Admission: Free
 
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Play: "Fair Em" by Oxford Ensemble of Shakespearean Artists
When: April 6, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Oxford College, Oxford Student Center
Admission: Free
 
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Gallery talk and film screening: Noble Marbles, Enter Dionysus and "Medea" (1969)
When: April 6, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Exhibition Galleries
Admission: Free
 
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A Night of Seven Children: A Student Playreading Event
When: April 6, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Theatre Lab
Admission: Free
 
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Ad Hoc Productions Musical Revue: "Raise Your Voice!"
When: April 6, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Burlington Road Building, Black Box Theater
Admission: Free
 
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April
 
Digs and Lodging Houses: Literature, Ruins and Survival in Post-War Britain
When: April 7, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Callaway Memorial Building, Kemp Malone Library
Admission: Free
 
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Ethnic Politics and State Power in Africa
When: April 7, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Tarbutton Hall, Room 120A
Admission: Free
 
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10th Annual Women's Studies Student Research Symposium
When: April 7, 12:45 p.m.
Where: Oxford College, Student Center, Hossain-Kabir Room
Admission: Free
 
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Softball: Emory vs. Brandeis (double-header)
When: April 7, 2:30 p.m.
Where: Emory Softball Field
Admission: Free
 
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Women's tennis: Emory vs. Sewanee
When: April 7, 3:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center
Admission: Free
 
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Wayang Kulit art of Java performance
When: April 7, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Performing Arts Studio
Admission: Free, donations requested
 
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Concert: Derrick Montgomery, trumpet
When: April 7, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Concert: Samantha Frishling, soprano
When: April 8, 5:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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April
 
Charity MusicFest
When: April 8, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Asbury Circle
Admission: Free
 
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April
 
Emory Chamber Ensembles
When: April 9, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Whose Atlanta Studies?: A Black Queer Feminist Intervention
When: April 10, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Jones Room
Admission: Free
 
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The Right Treatment for the Right Patient (at the Right Time): Precision Medicine Through Treatment Regimes and SMARTs
When: April 10, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Claudia Nance Rollins Building, Lawrence P. and Ann Estes Klamon Room
Admission: Free
 
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Negotiated Truths, Disorienting Encounters: Neoliberal Ethos in a Mexican Psychiatric Hospital
When: April 10, 4:15 p.m.
Where: Modern Languages Building, Room 201
Admission: Free
 
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Oxford Instrumental Ensemble Concert
When: April 10, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Oxford College, Williams Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Emory Farmers Market
When: April 11, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Cox Hall Bridge
Admission: Free
 
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"And There's the Humor of It": Shakespeare and the Four Humors
When: April 11, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Jones Room
Admission: Free
 
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The United States in South Asia: Friends, Foes and Flawed Policies
When: April 11, 4:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 208
Admission: Free
 
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April
 
Film screening: "Mabele Na Biso" ("Our Land") and conversation with director Petna Ndaliko Katondolo
When: April 12, 4:15 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 112
Admission: Free
 
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Envision Emory: Innovative Use of Rapidly Developing Technologies
When: April 12, 4:30 p.m.
Where: Mathematics and Science Center
Admission: Free
 
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2017 Goodrich C. White Lecture and Reading: Junot Diaz
When: April 12, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Film screening: "Family Time" (2012)
When: April 12, 7:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 205
Admission: Free
 
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Southern Circuit Film Series: "Speed Sisters"
When: April 12, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Oxford College, Williams Hall
Admission: Free
 
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