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For Students of Emory University
Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018
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IMPACT
The play's the thing
At Emory, theater majors are not just acting. They are building cross-disciplinary skills that enhance performance in almost any career pursuit. In Emory's versatile theater program, you could say the career's the thing.

 

HONORS
Emory ranks among top colleges for Teach For America
Teach For America recruits outstanding graduates to teach in high-need public schools. Emory is ranked #3 nationally among medium-sized schools contributing the greatest number of graduating seniors to the 2018 Teach For America corps.

 

COMMUNITY
MARTA approves $350 million for Clifton Corridor
The MARTA board of directors voted last week to approve $2.7 billion in allotments, including $350 million for the Clifton Corridor Transit Initiative, a light rail line that would decrease traffic congestion and improve sustainability in the Emory area.

CAMPUS
Get ready to set sail for Emory 'Homecoming at Sea'
Emory celebrates Homecoming Oct. 14-21 with a diverse schedule of activities, events and traditions for both students and alumni.

 

INSIGHT
Social justice activists to discuss legacies of 1968
An intergenerational lineup of social activists will discuss the lessons of 1968 in "Social Protest and Social Justice: A Conversation Across Generations," set for Oct. 17 in Cannon Chapel.

 

SUPPORT
Run to support research at Saturday's Winship Win the Fight 5K
There is still time to register for the Winship Cancer Institute Win the Fight 5K, stepping off Saturday, Oct. 13. The event welcomes runners, walkers and virtual participants to help raise $1 million for cancer research.

ACHIEVEMENT
Meet the 2018 class of 40 Under Forty
From the director of an initiative serving street children in India to the recipient of a $10 million grant "to reinvent the American high school," get to know this year's 40 Under Forty — young Emory alumni already making exceptional impacts in the world.
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Take Note
 
Emory monitoring potential impact of Hurricane Michael; learn how to prepare for weather emergencies
Emory monitoring potential impact of Hurricane Michael; learn how to prepare for weather emergencies

Bring cash and curiosity for eating and education to the Sustainable Food Fair
Bring cash and curiosity for eating and education to the Sustainable Food Fair

Center for Ethics hosts 'Tell 'Em We Don't Die' exhibit
Center for Ethics hosts 'Tell 'Em We Don't Die' exhibit
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In the News
 
How church communities can help lower African-Americans' blood pressure

 

How church communities can help lower African-Americans' blood pressure
Oct. 9 |  Mimi Kiser  |  CNN

Why do some develop food allergies as adults?

 

Why do some develop food allergies as adults?
Oct. 8 |  Brian Vickery  |  11 Alive News

U.S. mid-terms: Can we tell if Democrats will win?

 

U.S. mid-terms: Can we tell if Democrats will win?
Oct. 8 |  Alan Abramowitz |  BBC
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Featured Events
 
Bound with History: Encounters with the Rose Library's Rare Book Collections

 

Bound with History: Encounters with the Rose Library's Rare Book Collections
Touch and examine artists' books and hear two book artists discuss their work and inspiration.
When: Oct. 11, 4:15 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Rose Library
Admission: Free
Divine Felines Lecture: "Divine Journeys and Judgement: The Evolution of Anubis"

 

Divine Felines Lecture: "Divine Journeys and Judgement: The Evolution of Anubis"
Learn about Anubis, the divine embalmer and the adjudicator of the dead in ancient Egyptian religion.
When: Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Ackerman Hall
Admission: Free
Three-Episode Screening: "Alfred Hitchcock Presents"

 

Three-Episode Screening: "Alfred Hitchcock Presents"
See "Revenge" (1955); "Lamb to the Slaughter" (1958) and "A Crime for Mothers" (1961), three episodes of Alfred Hitchcock's anthology television series.
When: Oct. 17, 7:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 208
Admission: Free
 
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Career Conversations with Language Alumni
When: Oct. 11, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Modern Languages Building, Room 201
Admission: Free
 
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Dooley After Dark: Game Night Bingo
When: Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Harland Cinema
Admission: Free
 
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Film Screening: "Stage Russia: 'King Lear'"
When: Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 208
Admission: $12; students free
 
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Spooky Stitches with Emory Arts Club
When: Oct. 12, 5:00 p.m.
Where: MLAO House, 14 Eagle Row
Admission: Free
 
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Dooley After Dark and Office of LGBT Life present Friday Night Flix: "Moonlight"
When: Oct. 12, 9:00 p.m.
Where: Harland Cinema
Admission: Free
 
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Dissertation Boot Camp
When: Oct. 13, 9:00 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Jones Room
Admission: Free
 
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GLOBE Playground event
When: Oct. 13, 10:00 a.m.
Where: The Glenn School, Rooms 100/101
Admission: Free
 
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Dooley's Players present: "In Earnest," an adaptation
When: Oct. 13, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Math and Science Building, Patio; multiple performances
Admission: Free
 
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Emory Dark Arts and Emory Photo Club Project
When: Oct. 13, 12:30 p.m.
Where: The Quad
Admission: Free
 
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Emory Chinese Student Association: Dooley's Olympics
When: Oct. 13, 1:30 p.m.
Where: Kaminsky Park, Peavine Creek Drive
Admission: Free
 
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Emory Gamelan 21st-Anniversary Concert
When: Oct. 13, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel
Admission: Free
 
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Atlanta Master Chorale: "Making Sense"
When: Oct. 13, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: $10 all students
 
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Experience Shuttle: Atlanta PRIDE Parade and Festival
When: Oct. 14, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Depart from Woodruff Circle; multiple times through 4 p.m. return
Admission: Free
 
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Trauma-Sensitive Yoga
When: Oct. 15, 5:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Room 306
Admission: Free; bring Emory ID
 
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Emory Farmers Market
When: Oct. 16, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Cox Bridge
Admission: Free; bring cash to support local vendors
 
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Sustainable Food Fair
When: Oct. 16, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Cox Bridge
Admission: Free; bring cash to support local vendors
 
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Men's Soccer: Emory vs. Oglethorpe
When: Oct. 16, 5:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center
Admission: Free
 
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Creativity Conversation: Sonia Possetti and Damian Bolotin, tango musicians
When: Oct. 17, 2:30 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Tharp Rehearsal Hall
Admission: Free; tickets required
 
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Conscious Collaborations Workshop with Dr. Chris Lind
When: Oct. 17, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Miller-Ward Alumni House
Admission: Free
 
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Workshop: 3D Modeling Basics
When: Oct. 17, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Cox Hall, Computing Center, TechLab
Admission: Free; registration required
 
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Women's Soccer: Emory vs. Covenant College
When: Oct. 17, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center
Admission: Free
 
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