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Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016
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INSIGHT
'Denial' screenings feature discussions with Emory professor Deborah Lipstadt
Deborah Lipstadt and Emory President Claire E. Sterk offered insights after a special Oct. 5 screening of "Denial," a new feature film based on the Emory professor's legal battle against a Holocaust denier. Atlanta moviegoers may attend a discussion with Lipstadt after the film on Saturday evening.

 

RESEARCH
Rehabilitation program helps Parkinson's patients dance their way to better balance
Researchers from Emory and Georgia Tech have found that balance responses in people with Parkinson's disease are altered after a three-week Adapted Tango dance rehabilitation program.

 

PERSPECTIVES
Professors explore rich intersections of history and poetry
What do history and poetry reveal about ourselves and our times? English professor and former U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey and history professor Joe Crespino shared their thoughts in a conversation led by English professor and poet Kevin Young.

 

HEALTH
School of Public Health to help Zika capacity building in Latin America
The Rollins School of Public Health's Hubert Department of Global Health will receive $850,000 from the CDC to support cross-collaborative Zika response and training efforts. Led by global health professor Dabney Evans, the project will focus on vector control for Zika.

 

COMMUNITY
Emory announces results of first faculty/staff survey on sexual misconduct
The first comprehensive campus climate survey to examine Emory faculty and staff experiences and attitudes surrounding sexual violence shows awareness of University policies and training and offers guidance for next steps.

 

SAFETY
Learn life-saving skills at CPR and First-Aid Marathon
In time for Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month, free CPR and first-aid training will be offered Oct. 15 to Emory faculty, staff and students.

EVENTS
October: 10 things to do for $10 or less
October brings plenty of fall traditions to campus, from cheering on sports teams to mummies for Halloween. A variety of special events round out this month's calendar.
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Take Note
 
Two dead trees on Emory Quad scheduled for removal
Two dead trees on Emory Quad scheduled for removal

Join the campus-wide energy reduction competition through Oct. 31
Join the campus-wide energy reduction competition through Oct. 31

Colombian ambassador to deliver Emory Law's inaugural Global Leaders Lecture
Colombian ambassador to deliver Emory Law's inaugural Global Leaders Lecture

Suresh Ramalingam to hold Goizueta Chair for Cancer Research at Winship
Suresh Ramalingam to hold Goizueta Chair for Cancer Research at Winship
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Emory Insider: Amenities
 
Emory Insider

 

Dining on campus during Fall Break: Emory Dining venues will have special hours of operation Oct. 7-11 for Fall Break. Check the schedule for your favorite places to eat or get coffee on campus.
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In The News
 
Kaine and Pence clash in VP debate

 

Kaine and Pence clash in VP debate
Oct. 5 |  Andra Gillespie |  Georgia Public Broadcasting

This is the kind of sexism women who want to be doctors deal with in med school

 

This is the kind of sexism women who want to be doctors deal with in med school
Oct. 4 |  Allyson Herbst |  Washington Post

Scholars for Trump

 

Scholars for Trump
Oct. 4 |  Mark Bauerlein |  Inside Higher Ed

Which should Americans be angrier about: Trump or the tax code?

 

Which should Americans be angrier about: Trump or the tax code?
Oct. 3 |  Dorothy Brown |  The Atlantic
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Featured Events
 
Get Started and Save for Your Retirement Now

 

Get Started and Save for Your Retirement Now
Learn tools to help you estimate if you are saving enough for retirement and explore ways to save more.
When: Oct. 7, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Goizueta Business School, Room 204
Admission: Free
Atlanta Master Chorale: Dreamers of Dreams

 

Atlanta Master Chorale: Dreamers of Dreams
Experience a fanciful program of selections from some of the best dreamers in the musical world.
When: Oct. 8, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: $20; $15 discount categories; $10 students
Volleyball: Emory vs. Oglethorpe and Emory vs. Agnes Scott

 

Volleyball: Emory vs. Oglethorpe and Emory vs. Agnes Scott
The 7th-ranked Eagles take on Oglethorpe at 4 p.m., then Agnes Scott at 8 p.m.
When: Oct. 11, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Physical Education Center
Admission: Free
 
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"Denial" Screening and Q&A with Emory Professor Deborah Lipstadt
When: Oct. 8, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Regal Tara Cinemas 4
Admission: $13.28 adults; $10.46 seniors and children
 
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A2D Photography Group Exhibit Open House
When: Oct. 9, 3:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Chase Gallery
Admission: Free
 
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Brain Health Forum: "What Matters for Women: Heart, Hormones and Health"
When: Oct. 11, 8:30 a.m.
Where: The Carter Center
Admission: Free
 
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Canvas 101
When: Oct. 11, 1:30 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
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Beyond Diplomacy: Opportunities for U.S.-China Cooperation on Climate Change
When: Oct. 12, 4:15 p.m.
Where: Grace Crum Rollins Building, Rita Anne Rollins Room
Admission: Free
 
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Fuld Distinguished Scholar Lecture
When: Oct. 12, 4:15 p.m.
Where: Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Auditorium
Admission: Free
 
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Art in the 21st Century
When: Oct. 12, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Visual Arts Building, Room 145
Admission: Free
 
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The Politics We Need: Faith, the Presidential Election and the Choices Ahead
When: Oct. 12, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Candler School of Theology, Rita Anne Rollins Building, Room 252
Admission: Free
 
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A Century of America's National Parks
When: Oct. 12, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Bill and Carol Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry, Seminar Room
Admission: Free
 
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Film screening: "Weird Science" (1985)
When: Oct. 12, 7:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 208
Admission: Free
 
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Concert: Andrew Bryant
When: Oct. 12, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Oxford College, Williams Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Emory Medishare in Haiti
When: Oct. 13, 6:30 a.m.
Where: Emory University Hospital Auditorium
Admission: Free
 
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Parenting Your Teen: Conflict and Problem Solving
When: Oct. 13, 1:00 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
 
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AntiquiTEA: Scrimshawed Cattle Horns as Propaganda in the Anglo-Zulu War of 1879
When: Oct. 13, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Ackerman Hall
Admission: Free
 
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The Continuing Significance of Race in American Politics: Racial Resentment and the Pain of Progress
When: Oct. 13, 4:00 p.m.
Where: PAIS 290
Admission: Free
 
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Faculty Workshop Series: White Privilege in the Classroom
When: Oct. 13, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Chemistry Building, Room 360
Admission: Free
 
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The Printing Press and Books Cross the Atlantic: Their Impact in the Hispanic New World
When: Oct. 13, 4:15 p.m.
Where: Callaway Memorial Center, S501
Admission: Free
 
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Hot-demolition Sabotage and Politics in South Africa, 1961-1962
When: Oct. 13, 4:15 p.m.
Where: Candler Library Building, Room 212
Admission: Free
 
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Film screening: "Spillover: Zika, Ebola and Beyond"
When: Oct. 13, 5:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 205
Admission: Free
 
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Fact-checking the Political Spin: How the Experts Get at the Truth
When: Oct. 13, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Jones Room
Admission: Free
 
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Ad Hoc Productions Presents "[title of show]"
When: Oct. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Burlington Road Building, Black Box Theater
Admission: $8.50; $5.50 students
 
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Yossi Berg and Oded Graf Dance Theatre: "Come Jump with Me"
When: Oct. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Dance Studio
Admission: $25; $15 discount category members; $12 students
 
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Lecture by Scott Garner: Anatomy of a Hit Show
When: Oct. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Oxford College, Williams Hall
Admission: Free
 
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St. Catherine of Siena: Brought to Life by Sister Nancy Murray
When: Oct. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel
Admission: Free
 
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Keiko Ransom, piano
When: Oct. 13, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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