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Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019
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COMMUNITY
King Week celebrates the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
The life and legacy of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. will be honored Jan. 21-27 with Emory's King Week, a series of community events intended to encourage reflection, education and engagement.

 

ARTS
Emory Cinematheque explores the wonderful world of color on film in its spring screening series
The Emory Cinematheque, a weekly series of free film screenings, presents "Glorious Color!" for its spring program, kicking off tonight.

 

COLLABORATION
Emory partners with GPB on brain health TV series 'Your Fantastic Mind'
Emory is partnering with Georgia Public Broadcasting on "Your Fantastic Mind," a new weekly TV series that features compelling stories on brain-related health and wellness. The show premieres Monday, Jan. 28.

CAMPUS
Spring semester brings new initiatives, events across Emory
The nine schools that make up Emory University head into the new semester with innovative initiatives, achievements to celebrate and a full slate of engaging speakers and events.

 

LEADERSHIP
Emory monitoring impact of partial government shutdown
Emory's Office of Government and Community Affairs is monitoring the partial government shutdown and is in close contact with Georgia's congressional delegation, explaining the local impact and urging a resolution.

 

IMPACT
Restoring vision and hope to refugees
Emory Eye Center's Soroosh Behshad and Natalie Weil are two physicians making a difference to Syrian refugees in Jordan. Over the last year, both have made visits to Jordan to provide surgical and clinical eye care for refugees and also to educate Syrian providers.

SUSTAINABILITY
Two new PATH trails will serve Emory campus
Through a partnership between Emory and Atlanta's PATH Foundation, two new bicycle-pedestrian pathways will be constructed this year that will connect the South Peachtree Creek PATH trail system to the heart of campus.
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EMORY INSIDER
 
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Looking for a part-time job this semester? The Employee-Student Job Network links Emory faculty and staff looking to hire Emory students on a part-time basis for babysitting, pet care, house sitting, lawn care and more.
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TAKE NOTE
 
Thursday, Jan. 17, is the last day for free, walk-in flu shots at the student health center
Thursday, Jan. 17, is the last day for free, walk-in flu shots at the student health center

Emory Libraries has tips to help you find study materials for your classes
Emory Libraries has tips to help you find study materials for your classes

Mark your calendar for the Hire Us Diversity and Inclusion Career and Internship Fair on Jan. 31
Mark your calendar for the Hire Us Diversity and Inclusion Career and Internship Fair on Jan. 31
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In the News
 
Congressional staff gender wage gap worse among Republicans, study finds

 

Congressional staff gender wage gap worse among Republicans, study finds
Jan. 14 |  Joshua McCrain |  Newsweek

Faith in our leaders is vital for democracy

 

Faith in our leaders is vital for democracy
Jan. 11 |  Douglas A. Hicks |  The Hill

US flu season poised to be milder than last year's harsh one

 

US flu season poised to be milder than last year's harsh one
Jan. 11 |  James Steinberg  |  New York Times
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Featured events
 
The Fixie Bike Repair and Maintenance

 

The Fixie Bike Repair and Maintenance
Drop by the free bike repair and maintenance shop, which cranks back up for the semester.
When: Jan. 17, 5:00 p.m.
Where: Longstreet-Means Parking Deck
Admission: Free
Atlanta Master Chorale with the Emory Chamber Music Society of Atlanta

 

Atlanta Master Chorale with the Emory Chamber Music Society of Atlanta
These two musical groups join to perform works by Bach, Brahms, Whitacre, Puccini and Rutter.
When: Jan. 19, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: $10 all students
Emory Farmers Market

 

Emory Farmers Market
Come out each Tuesday for Emory's campus farmers market, now open again weekly until May.
When: Jan. 22, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Cox Bridge
Admission: Free
 
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Second-Annual Thomas F. Dodson Lectureship: "Aligning Quality Improvement, Clinical Practice and Research"
When: Jan. 17, 7:00 a.m.
Where: Emory University Hospital, Auditorium
Admission: Free
 
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Workshop: Zotero Introduction
When: Jan. 17, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
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Speaker series: Quantitative Approaches in Climate Change
When: Jan. 17, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Atwood Chemistry Center, Room 240
Admission: Free
 
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Workshop: Canvas for TAs
When: Jan. 17, 12:30 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
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Zen Meditation
When: Jan. 17, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel, Sanctuary
Admission: Free
 
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Emory Dance Company Auditions
When: Jan. 17, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Dance Studio
Admission: Free
 
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Dooley After Dark: Banachek's Telepathy: The World's Greatest Mind Reader
When: Jan. 17, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Harland Cinema
Admission: Free
 
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Women's basketball: Emory vs. Case Western Reserve
When: Jan. 18, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
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Men's basketball: Emory vs. Case Western Reserve
When: Jan. 18, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
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Men's basketball: Oxford v. Georgia Northwestern Tech
When: Jan. 18, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Oxford College
 
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Kickball for a Cause
When: Jan. 19, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Kaminsky Intramural Fields
Admission: Free
 
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Men's basketball: Oxford v. MacDill Air Force Base
When: Jan. 19, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Oxford College
Admission: Free
 
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Who's Your Caddy?
When: Jan. 19, 5:00 p.m.
Where:  Alumni Memorial University Center
Admission: Free
 
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An Indian Classical Vocal Concert
When: Jan. 19, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel
Admission: Free
 
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Men's basketball: Carnegie Mellon
When: Jan. 20, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
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Women's basketball: Emory vs. Carnegie Mellon
When: Jan. 20, 2:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
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Emory's Day On
When: Jan. 21, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Cox Ballroom
Admission: Free
 
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Political Science Speaker Series: Alan Abramowitz
When: Jan. 22, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Tarbutton Hall, Room 120A
Admission: Free
 
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Workshop: EndNote Introduction
When: Jan. 22, 3:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
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MLK Holiday Observance Keynote Speaker
When: Jan. 22, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Cox Ballroom
Admission: Free
 
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Film screening: "The Burning: Africa's Migrant and Refugee Crisis"
When: Jan. 22, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Candler School of Theology, Room 252
Admission: Free
 
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Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration
When: Jan. 22, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Oxford College, Old Church
Admission: Free
 
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Morning Meditation
When: Jan. 23, 8:00 a.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel, Room 106
Admission: Free
 
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Film screening: "King of Jazz" (1930)
When: Jan. 23, 7:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 208
Admission: Free
 
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