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MOTIVATION
Hope, help and healing: 10 inspiring Emory stories from 2017
The heart of Emory is the people who come here to learn, teach, work, help and heal. Meet just a few of the individuals and families who inspired us last year.

 

ACHIEVEMENT
17 of Emory's most-read stories of 2017
From research to rankings and even a Rhodes Scholar, take a look back at some of the stories that drew the most readers to the Emory News Center in 2017.

 

ENTERTAINMENT
Emory experts pick the top 10 television shows of 2017
Wondering what to watch? Experts in Emory's Department of Film and Media Studies count down the best television series of the last year.

 

MEDICINE
Emory hospitals ring in 2018 with New Year's newborns
Emory University Hospital Midtown welcomed its first baby of 2018 at the stroke of midnight, while Emory Johns Creek Hospital's first baby of the new year arrived at 4:18 a.m.

 

RESOURCES
Healthy New YOU Expo returns with fitness, nutrition, meditation and more
Emory employees can start the new year with a focus on health and wellbeing at the Healthy New YOU Expo, set for Jan. 11 in the Woodruff PE Center and four Emory hospitals.

 

HONORS
National Academy of Inventors honors Langberg, Rothbaum
Emory researchers Jonathan J. Langberg and Barbara O. Rothbaum have been named fellows of the National Academy of Inventors.
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Take Note
 
Emory's Ellison to launch 'Fearless Dialogues' at Atlanta History Center
Emory's Ellison to launch 'Fearless Dialogues' at Atlanta History Center

Warnock to speak Jan. 11 for Emory Law's MLK celebration
Warnock to speak Jan. 11 for Emory Law's MLK celebration

Emory medical residents complete a successful Fellowship Match
Emory medical residents complete a successful Fellowship Match

Nominate outstanding faculty, staff for Jefferson Award by Feb. 15
Nominate outstanding faculty, staff for Jefferson Award by Feb. 15
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Emory Insider: Benefits
 
Emory Insider

 

Fitness discounts: If exercising is among your resolutions for the new year, check out Emory's on-campus fitness facilities. Faculty and staff memberships are available at a discounted price.
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In The News
 
2018 100 most influential Georgians

 

2018 100 most influential Georgians
Jan. 1 |  Claire E. Sterk and Jonathan Lewin |  Georgia Trend

President Trump is expected to face a difficult 2018

 

President Trump is expected to face a difficult 2018
Jan. 2 |  Alan Abramowitz |  Boston Globe

Religious liberty bill could have lasting impact on Georgia economy

 

Religious liberty bill could have lasting impact on Georgia economy
Jan. 4 |  Tom Smith |  WGCL-TV
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Featured Events
 
Exhibition: "Religion of the Heart: John Wesley and the Legacy of Methodism in America"

 

Exhibition: "Religion of the Heart: John Wesley and the Legacy of Methodism in America"
This exhibit on the founder of the Methodist movement runs through March 9. A guided tour will be offered Jan. 12 at 1 p.m.
When: Jan. 5, 8:00 a.m.
Where: Pitts Theology Library, Exhibition Hall
Admission: Free
Canvas 101

 

Canvas 101
Learn the basics of Emory's learning management system. Sessions also offered Jan. 10 at 8 a.m. and Jan. 11 at 9 a.m.
When: Jan. 9, 9:00 a.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
Selecting and Evaluating Quality Child Care

 

Selecting and Evaluating Quality Child Care
Get tips on how to find high-quality child care and how to avoid wasting time and effort.
When: Jan. 10, 12:00 p.m.
Where: 1599 Clifton Road
Admission: Free
 
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Men's Basketball: Emory vs. Rochester
When: Jan. 6, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
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Women's Basketball: Emory vs. Rochester
When: Jan. 6, 2:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
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Men's Basketball: Oxford v. Georgia Gwinnett
When: Jan. 8, 4:30 p.m.
Where: Williams Gym
Admission: Free
 
09
Jan.
 
Faculty New to Canvas
When: Jan. 9, 10:30 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
09
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Using Design Templates in Canvas
When: Jan. 9, 1:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
10
Jan.
 
Graphic Design for Canvas
When: Jan. 10, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
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Using the Power of the Canvas Calendar
When: Jan. 10, 1:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
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Healthy New YOU Expo
When: Jan. 11, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center
Admission: Free
 
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Using Echo 360 with Canvas
When: Jan. 11, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
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Mindfulness on Impermanence: A Zen Workshop with Visiting Nuns
When: Jan. 11, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel, Sanctuary
Admission: Free
 
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MLK Lecture with Rev. Raphael G. Warnock
When: Jan. 11, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Gambrell Hall, Tull Auditorium
Admission: Free
 
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Women's Basketball: Emory vs. Carnegie Mellon
When: Jan. 12, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
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Men's Basketball: Emory vs. Carnegie Mellon
When: Jan. 12, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
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Men's Basketball: Emory vs. Case Western Reserve
When: Jan. 14, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
14
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Women's Basketball: Emory vs. Case Western Reserve
When: Jan. 14, 2:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
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