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For Students of Emory University
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
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SPECIAL FEATURE
Doctors on the field
From the Super Bowl to the Peachtree Road Race, Emory doctors are on the sidelines for major sporting events, ready to respond to emergencies including concussions, broken bones and cardiac arrests.

 

PERSPECTIVE
A national imperative: a deep summer's breath
Our national discord weighs on all of us, but none more than the fresh, young minds of our nation. Emory President Claire E. Sterk encourages students to prioritize listening, reflection and rest this summer.

 

RESEARCH
To boldly go where public health hasn't gone before
Rollins School of Public Health researchers will soon take their research into orbit, partnering with NASA in a new satellite mission to study air pollution.

 

LEADERSHIP
Graves appointed interim dean of Emory Law
Judson Graves, a longtime partner with the international law firm Alston & Bird, has been appointed interim dean of Emory University School of Law, effective Aug. 1.

 

INSIGHT
Summer reading: 8 books by Emory faculty to add to your list
Ready to relax with a good book? Whether you're in the mood for thoughtful poems, intriguing novels or compelling nonfiction, Emory faculty authors have you covered.

INTERNATIONAL
Learning neuroscience across borders
A joint project between Emory and the National Autonomous University of Mexico Institute for Neurobiology leads students to new ways of learning science and conducting research.

 

DISCOVERY
Gene editing reverses Huntington's in mouse model
CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing, delivered by viral vector into the brain, can reverse Huntington's pathology and motor symptoms in a mouse model of the inherited neurological disorder, Emory scientists report.

 

ACHIEVEMENT
President's annual report reflects on 'remarkable year' for Emory
Emory's annual report highlights the university's impact here in Atlanta and around the world, sharing stories of creating knowledge, educating the next generation, transforming society, and helping develop new and better ways to prevent and treat disease.

 

ADMINISTRATION
Emory names new vice provost for enrollment management
Paul P. Marthers has been named vice provost for enrollment management, a new position, in which he will lead enrollment and retention efforts of the university's four undergraduate schools.

 

PROFILE
Meredith Honeycutt: Continuing a family tradition of serving students
As business manager in Campus Life's Finance Center, Meredith Honeycutt helped hundreds of student leaders and student organizations over more than two decades.

EVENTS
July: 10 things to do for $10 or less
Emory's campus calendar offers plenty of ways to cool off as the summer heats up. Head to the SAAC pool for the July 4 Independence Day party and the July 21 "Dive In Movie," enjoy free museum days with friends and family, and more.
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Goodbye to the DUC
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Demolition of the Dobbs University Center is now under way in earnest, clearing the way for construction of Emory's new Campus Life Center. Tear-down work will continue throughout the summer; the new facility is slated to open in May 2019. View more photos.
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Take Note
 
Emory updates information for international students, scholars in wake of Supreme Court order
Emory updates information for international students, scholars in wake of Supreme Court order

Watch online as Emory swimmers compete in Phillips 66 National Championships this week
Watch online as Emory swimmers compete in Phillips 66 National Championships this week

Emory University files petition for annexation into City of Atlanta
Emory University files petition for annexation into City of Atlanta

Emory Law hosts visitors from Hong Kong for month-long program
Emory Law hosts visitors from Hong Kong for month-long program

Emory physicians strongly represented in 2017 'Top Doctors' list
Emory physicians strongly represented in 2017 'Top Doctors' list
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Emory Insider: Services
 
Emory Insider

 

Download the LiveSafe app: Emory provides the LiveSafe personal safety mobile app to all students, faculty and staff to download for free. The app provides a quick, convenient and discreet way to communicate directly with Emory safety officials, enhancing your overall safety and allowing Emory University Police to better protect you.
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In The News
 
Meet Atlanta's 2017 Power 100

 

Meet Atlanta's 2017 Power 100
June 18 |  Claire E. Sterk, Jonathan Lewin and Russ Hardin |  Atlanta Business Chronicle

Who are the best (and worst) fans in the NFL? New study has the answers

 

Who are the best (and worst) fans in the NFL? New study has the answers
June 21 |  Mike Lewis |  Yahoo Sports

With 3 words, Supreme Court opens a world of uncertainty for refugees

 

With 3 words, Supreme Court opens a world of uncertainty for refugees
June 26 |  Heval Kelli |  New York Times
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Featured Events
 
Independence Day Celebration

 

Independence Day Celebration
Enjoy games, food and watery fun as the SAAC pool celebrates the July 4 holiday.
When: July 4, 1:00 p.m.
Where: Student Activity and Academic Center pool
Admission: Free for members; $5 guests of members; $10 walk-up
WaterHub Tour

 

WaterHub Tour
Learn how Emory is recycling millions of gallons of water. Tours available most Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
When: July 5, 1:00 p.m.
Where: WaterHub on Peavine Drive
Admission: Free
Michael C. Carlos Museum free admission day

 

Michael C. Carlos Museum free admission day
Bring family and friends as the Carlos Museum offers 100 free admission days, including every Thursday in July, leading up to its 2019 centennial.
When: July 6, 1:00 p.m.
Where: Emory Quadrangle
Admission: Free
 
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Simulation to Advance Surgical Training, Research and Clinical Performance
When: June 29, 7:00 a.m.
Where: Emory University Hospital, Auditorium
Admission: Free
 
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Submitting Your Electronic Dissertation/Thesis
When: June 29, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 312
Admission: Free
 
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July
 
Compassion Meditation Group
When: July 5, 5:00 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel, Room 106
Admission: Free
 
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July
 
Submitting Your Electronic Dissertation/Thesis
When: July 10, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 312
Admission: Free
 
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July
 
EndNote Basics (MAC)
When: July 10, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Online; limited to 15
Admission: Free
 
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July
 
Identify Your Ideal Career Workshop, Part 3
When: July 12, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: $249 for four-part series
 
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July
 
EndNote Basics (PC)
When: July 17, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
 
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Data Science Club
When: July 17, 2:00 p.m.
Where: Claudia Nance Rollins Building, Room 4001
Admission: Free
 
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