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Thursday, April 26, 2018
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SPECIAL FEATURE
Bonding over bones, stones and beads
Emory anthropologist Jessica Thompson takes students into the field in Malawi to help uncover mysteries of prehistoric hunter-gatherers in Africa. The project has already yielded the oldest-known human DNA from Africa.

 

ACHIEVEMENT
Mapped: The future of the School of Medicine's Class of 2018
With the aid of an interactive map, explore the broad range of institutions that graduating students from the School of Medicine were matched with this year for their medical residencies.

 

BUSINESS
Emory Entrepreneurship Summit provides business insights, keys to success
Students, faculty, staff and the Atlanta community had the opportunity to dive into the world of entrepreneurship at the fourth-annual Emory Entrepreneurship Summit, hosted by Goizueta Business School in conjunction with Emory Entrepreneurship Ecosystem.

 

HEALTH
Enhancing physical therapy with mindfulness and yoga
Since 2012, a course offered by Emory's Division of Physical Therapy has been educating third-year PT students on how to incorporate mindfulness and yoga practices into daily physical therapy work.

 

LITERATURE
Crespino to discuss Atticus Finch biography, Harper Lee letters
History professor Joseph Crespino will discuss his new book, "Atticus Finch: The Biography," at a Rosemary Magee Creativity Conversation on May 3 at Emory's Woodruff Library.

GLOBAL
Seeing the world through a different lens
As Emory's study abroad students travel around the world, they demonstrate a talent for capturing their experiences through a camera lens. View the winners of this year's Study Abroad Photo Contest.
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Take Note
 
Harvard Divinity School honors Franklin as 'A Voice for Moral Leadership'
Harvard Divinity School honors Franklin as 'A Voice for Moral Leadership'

Emory's Fineman wins Albany Law School's Miriam M. Netter '72 Stoneman Award
Emory's Fineman wins Albany Law School's Miriam M. Netter '72 Stoneman Award

 Emory College names new Koppaka Professor in Teluga, Indian Cultures
Emory College names new Koppaka Professor in Teluga, Indian Cultures
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Emory Insider: Perks
 
Emory Insider

 

Check out CDs and DVDs: The Music & Media Library has extended the loan period for CDs, so you have more time to enjoy this free perk. If your laptop doesn't have a CD drive, you can now check out a USB CD/DVD drive to play some of the 22,000 CDs and 30,000 DVDs in Emory's collection.
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In The News
 
The fight has begun over who owns land drowned by climate change

 

The fight has begun over who owns land drowned by climate change
April 25 |  Frank Alexander |  Bloomberg

This teen's racist prom invite was a bad idea. But a free-speech expert says it's his right.

 

This teen's racist prom invite was a bad idea. But a free-speech expert says it's his right.
April 24 |  Fred Smith Jr. |  Washington Post

Why are so many Americans sleep deprived?

 

Why are so many Americans sleep deprived?
April 23 |  Nancy Collop |  WXIA-TV
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Featured Events
 
Film premiere:  Screen Stages' "Fran K."

 

Film premiere: Screen Stages' "Fran K."
Inspired by Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein" and produced through Emory's Screen Stages collaboration, "Fran K." wrestles with ethics in science and what makes a monster.
When: April 29, 2:00 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 208
Admission: Free
Lecture: Joan Chittister on "Radical Spirit"

 

Lecture: Joan Chittister on "Radical Spirit"
The author will present a lecture on her most recent book, "Radical Spirit: 12 Ways to Live a Free and Authentic Life."
When: April 29, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel
Admission: $25 donation
Emory Caregiver Support Program Overview

 

Emory Caregiver Support Program Overview
Learn about resources available to help support employees with adult caregiving responsibilities, including coaching, back-up care, diverse leave policies and more.
When: April 30, 12:00 p.m.
Where: 1599 Clifton Road, Room 1.432
Admission: Free
 
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Emory Climate Analysis and Solutions Team Spring Symposium
When: April 27, 9:00 a.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 205
Admission: Free
 
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April
 
Carlos Museum Bookshop Spring Sale
When: April 27, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Bookshop
Admission: Free
 
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Webinar: "Making a Move Within: Interview Skills"
When: April 27, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
 
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Emory Dance Company Spring Concert
When: April 27, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts, Dance Studio
Admission: $10; $8 discount categories; $6 students
 
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Emory Wind Ensemble Broadway Concert
When: April 27, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Softball: Emory vs. New York University
When: April 28, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Emory Softball Field
Admission: Free
 
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Senior Recital: Mallory Carnes, viola
When: April 28, 2:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Emory Concert Choir: "Come to the Woods"
When: April 29, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Flamenco Dance Showing
When: April 30, 10:15 a.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Dance Studio
 
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Using Canvas Pages and Modules
When: April 30, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
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Contact Improvisation Showing
When: April 30, 4:45 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Dance Studio
Admission: Free
 
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Informal Dance Showing
When: April 30, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Dance Studio
Admission: Free
 
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May
 
Canvas 101
When: May 1, 8:30 a.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
 
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May
 
Emory Farmers Market with Waste Outreach Education Table
When: May 1, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Cox Hall Bridge
Admission: Free
 
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May
 
Gallery Show
When: May 1, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Visual Arts Building
Admission: Free
 
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May
 
Set up your Canvas Gradebook
When: May 2, 12:30 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
 
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May
 
Contemplative Science Seminar
When: May 2, 4:00 p.m.
Where: PAIS, Room 230
Admission: Free
 
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May
 
Book Artists Celebrate 40 Years of Working and Wandering (reception)
When: May 2, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Rose Library
Admission: Free
 
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May
 
Evening MBA Information Breakfast
When: May 3, 7:45 a.m.
Where: Goizueta Business School
Admission: Free
 
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May
 
Creativity Conversation with Rosemary Magee and Joe Crespino: "Atticus Finch: The Biography"
When: May 3, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Jones Room
Admission: Free
 
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