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Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016
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ETHICS
Emory Integrity Project invites community conversation
From chalkboards across campus to dining tables, residence halls and classrooms, students are invited to grapple with important questions: What is integrity? What does it look like?

 

CULTURE
Candler to host lecture series on faith and politics
As the country counts down to the presidential election, Emory's Candler School of Theology will host public intellectuals and scholars of religion and culture for a lecture series titled "Faith and Politics in the 21st Century."

 

ACHIEVEMENT
Emory students earn Fulbright awards to research, study and teach abroad
Emory will send 13 students and recent graduates across the globe in the coming year as part of the 2016 Fulbright U.S. Student Program. Recipients are selected based on leadership potential and academic achievement.

 

NUTRITION
When sustainability meets cuisine on behalf of patient care
Nestled behind Emory University Orthopaedics and Spine Hospital, a small garden provides a bounty of organic produce -- part of an overall effort that weaves together Emory's commitment to sustainability and high quality, flavorful food for Emory Healthcare patients and families.

 

INTERNATIONAL
Emory Healthcare establishes cardiac rehab program in China
Specialists in Emory's Heart Disease Prevention Center, Department of Rehabilitation and the Cardiac Rehabilitation program at Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital lent their expertise to develop the first cardiac rehabilitation system in the Jilin Province of China.

EVENTS
Emory Arts kicks off with superheroes, storytelling and Shakespeare
The new semester brings a full schedule of arts events to campus. September's highlights range from superhero films to a musical reimagining of Shakespeare's "Comedy of Errors."
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Oxford Olympics
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The Oxford Olympics, a favorite Orientation tradition on the Oxford College campus, lets first-year students face off in events like tug-of-war and tricycle races. See more photos from the competition.
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Take Note
 
Bias training expands across campus
Bias training expands across campus

Volleyball hosts Emory Classic tournament on campus this weekend
Volleyball hosts Emory Classic tournament on campus this weekend

New interfaith sanctuary opens at Emory Johns Creek Hospital
New interfaith sanctuary opens at Emory Johns Creek Hospital

Reminder: Register for Move More Challenge by Sept. 9
Reminder: Register for Move More Challenge by Sept. 9
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Emory Insider: Traditions
 
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Emory Farmers Market: Every Tuesday during the academic year, the Emory Farmers Market sets up shop on the Cox Hall Bridge from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.  A variety of vendors offer fresh produce, delicious sweets, and yummy foods available for purchase.
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In The News
 
Voters don't split tickets anymore

 

Voters don't split tickets anymore
Sept. 1 |  Alan Abramowitz |  The Atlantic

The safe spaces debate: A personal perspective

 

The safe spaces debate: A personal perspective
Aug. 29 |  Ajay Nair |  Huffington Post

Emory's Carol Anderson on 'White Rage,' other issues in 2016 election

 

Emory's Carol Anderson on 'White Rage,' other issues in 2016 election
Aug. 29 |  Carol Anderson |  Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Commentary: Georgia's a central state for global health

 

Commentary: Georgia's a central state for global health
Aug. 29 |  Emory University |  WABE-FM
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Featured Events
 
Panel discussion with Jim Obergefell: "Love Wins"

 

Panel discussion with Jim Obergefell: "Love Wins"
Discussion of "Love Wins: The Lovers and Lawyers Who Fought the Landmark Case for Marriage Equality" features the lead plaintiff in the historic case.
When: Sept. 2, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Emory School of Law, Tull Auditorium
Admission: Free
Block Party Welcoming Claire E. Sterk as Emory's 20th President

 

Block Party Welcoming Claire E. Sterk as Emory's 20th President
Emory students, faculty and staff are invited to welcome Emory's new president with live music and free food.
When: Sept. 9, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Asbury Circle
Admission: Free
Theaster Gates conversation with Rose Library Director Rosemary Magee

 

Theaster Gates conversation with Rose Library Director Rosemary Magee
Known for turning abandoned buildings into vibrant cultural hubs, the Chicago artist and activist discusses his work.
When: Sept. 9, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives and Rare Book Library
Admission: Free
 
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Bate-Papo: Portuguese Conversation Hour
When: Sept. 2, 1:00 p.m.
Where: Longstreet-Means Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Atlanta Beltline Lantern Parade Workshop for Adults
When: Sept. 2, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Ackerman Hall
Admission: $25
 
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Foreign Relations, Funerary Art and Pharaoh: Visual Play in Ancient Egypt
When: Sept. 6, 7:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 103
Admission: Free
 
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"Superhero" Blood Drive
When: Sept. 7, 9:30 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Jones Room
Admission: Free
 
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Center for Global Safe WASH Open House
When: Sept. 7, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Claudia Nance Rollins Building, Lawrence P. and Ann Estes Klamon Room
Admission: Free
 
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Lecture: The End of White Christian America and Its Implications for the 2016 Election
When: Sept. 7, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel Sanctuary
Admission: Free
 
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Tibetan Shrine Lecture: "Bodyguard Buddhas: Protector Deities in Tibetan Buddhism"
When: Sept. 7, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Ackerman Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Film screening: "Prince Valiant" (1954)
When: Sept. 7, 7:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 208
Admission: Free
 
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Concert: Chamber Music Trio
When: Sept. 7, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Oxford College, Williams Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Brown Bag Discussion: Tips and Tools for Research Management
When: Sept. 8, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Callaway Memorial Center, Kemp Malone Library
Admission: Free
 
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Healthy Winship Lecture: 10 Common Diet and Exercise Myths Debunked
When: Sept. 8, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Winship Cancer Institute, John H. Kauffman Auditorium
Admission: Free
 
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Parenting Your Teen: Test Anxiety
When: Sept. 8, 1:00 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
 
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Philosophy Colloquium: The Phenomenology of the Inapparent
When: Sept. 8, 4:15 p.m.
Where: Psychology Building, Room 290
Admission: Free
 
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Film Screening: "In Our Son's Name"
When: Sept. 8, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Candler School of Theology, Rita Anne Rollins Building, Room 252
Admission: Free
 
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Economic Justice Forum: How to Use Our Dollars to Make Change
When: Sept. 8, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Emory School of Law, Gambrell Hall, Room 1D
Admission: Free
 
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Colon Cancer as an Evolutionary Discordance Disease: Should I Go Paleo?
When: Sept. 9, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Claudia Nance Rollins Building, Room 1000
Admission: Free
 
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Winship Endowed Elkin Lecture: Mitochondrial Metabolism Regulate Cancer
When: Sept. 9, 12:15 p.m.
Where: Winship Cancer Institute, John H. Kauffman Auditorium
Admission: Free
 
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Gamma Phive K Color Dash Benefitting Girls on the Run
When: Sept. 10, 9:00 a.m.
Where: McDonough Field
Admission: $20
 
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Coiling Culture: Basketry Art of Native North America
When: Sept. 10, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum
Admission: Free for Emory students, faculty and staff
 
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Disability Film Festival
When: Sept. 10, 2:30 p.m.
Where: Harland Cinema
Admission: Free
 
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Sarah Chang, violin, and Julio Elizalde, piano
When: Sept. 10, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: $10 Emory students; $55 general public; $44 discount category members
 
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Bach Live!
When: Sept. 11, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Canvas 101
When: Sept. 13, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 312
Admission: Free
 
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Mitch Lecture in Nephrology: Emerging "Tek'nologies" to Prevent Diabetic Complications
When: Sept. 13, 5:00 p.m.
Where: School of Medicine, Room 120
Admission: Free
 
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Col Legno Duo: Amy Pollard, bassoon, and Scott Pollard, percussion
When: Sept. 13, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Candler School of Theology Dean's Lecture: Dwight N. Hopkins discusses "Black Liberation Theology and Global Cross-Cultural Leadership"
When: Sept. 14, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Candler School of Theology, Rita Anne Rollins Building, Room 252
Admission: Free
 
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Inclusive Classrooms: Teaching International Students
When: Sept. 14, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Center for Ethics, Room 102
Admission: Free
 
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Financial Wellness: Building Good Credit
When: Sept. 14, 1:00 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
 
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Film screening: "Barbarella" (1968)
When: Sept. 14, 7:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 208
Admission: Free
 
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