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Tuesday, July 24, 2018
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INNOVATION
Creating tomorrow's entrepreneurs
Bridging academia and the business world, Emory's Goizueta Business School has created initiatives to offer mentoring, business incubation, and, potentially, actual investment money for students, faculty and the broader community.

 

INSIGHT
Emory hosts global conference on justice research
Scholars from around the world gather on campus this week for the International Society for Justice Research conference, featuring a public keynote by Emory's Kimberly Jacob Arriola on the role of racism in health.

 

HEALTH
Physicians warn Zika still a concern for travelers
Zika virus infection remains a risk to travelers who are pregnant or who may conceive in the near future, according to infectious disease specialists from Emory University School of Medicine.

 

HONORS
Spanish faculty member Lisa Dillman wins international translation award
Lisa Dillman's adroit translation of Andrés Barba's "Such Small Hands," a chilling Spanish tale set in an orphanage, has won the prestigious Oxford-Weidenfeld Prize, which honors a book-length translation into English.

 

RESOURCES
Global health seed grants support multidisciplinary faculty research
The Emory Global Health Institute announces the 2018 Seed Grant awardees, who will receive up to $50,000 to conduct preliminary research on issues impacting health from DeKalb County to Rwanda, Mozambique, Guatemala and Mexico.

 

COMMUNITY
Peachtree Road Race cardiac arrest survivor runs 2018 race with doctor who helped save his life
Last year, Tim Nelms collapsed in cardiac arrest near the finish line of the Peachtree Road Race. Luckily, Emory physician Douglas Ander wasn't far behind. Nelms not only survived, but he and his daughters ran the race again this year -- with Ander and his daughters.
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Take Note
 
Laurie Blank named to lead Center for International and Comparative Law
Laurie Blank named to lead Center for International and Comparative Law

The Emory Clinic opens new dialysis clinic on North Decatur Road
The Emory Clinic opens new dialysis clinic on North Decatur Road

Cardinal Kurt Koch of the Vatican to lecture on campus in September; registration now open
Cardinal Kurt Koch of the Vatican to lecture on campus in September; registration now open
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Emory Insider
 
Emory Insider

 

Get active while you work: Healthy Emory's Active Works initiative encourages Emory employees to integrate exercise into the work day. From holding walking meetings to adding short bursts of activity to your schedule, learn how you can move more to feel better.
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In The News
 
Democrats are moving left. Don't panic.

 

Democrats are moving left. Don't panic.
July 23 |  Alan Abramowitz  |  New York Times

AIDS faces new threat: complacency

 

AIDS faces new threat: complacency
July 23 |  Carlos del Rio |  USA News & World Report

Doctor detective: How Atlanta's Dr. Clyde Partin unravels puzzling medical mysteries

 

Doctor detective: How Atlanta's Dr. Clyde Partin unravels puzzling medical mysteries
July 20 |  Clyde Partin |  Atlanta Magazine
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Featured Events
 
How to Choose the Best Senior Care Housing and In-Home Care

 

How to Choose the Best Senior Care Housing and In-Home Care
Find out about the many different housing options and care facilities available to older loved ones and how to evaluate them.
When: July 25, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
Canvas Assignments

 

Canvas Assignments
Learn how to create and grade assignments in Emory's Canvas learning management system.
When: July 25, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
Emory Farmers Market

 

Emory Farmers Market
Get 'em while it's hot: Purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at their flavor peaks.
When: July 31, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Cox Hall Bridge
Admission: Free
 
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Walking group: Meet Me @ the Quad
When: July 25, 7:30 a.m.
Where: The Quad side of Candler Library
Admission: Free
 
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Walking group: Meet Me @ the Tunnel
When: July 25, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Emory University Hospital, Tunnel Entrance
 
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Canvas 101
When: July 26, 2:00 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
 
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July
 
Meditation with a Nun
When: July 26, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel, Room 106
Admission: Free
 
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Lecture: Won Chul Shin on "Protesting Prayer"
When: July 29, 9:45 a.m.
Where: Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church
Admission: Free
 
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Set Up Your Canvas Gradebook
When: July 30, 1:30 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314 and online
Admission: Free
 
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WaterHub Tour
When: July 31, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Peavine Creek Drive
 
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Feedback Essentials
When: Aug. 1, 9:30 a.m.
Where: 1599 Clifton Road
Admission: Free
 
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Carlos Museum Bookshop Summer Clearance Sale
When: Aug. 3, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum
Admission: Free
 
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Lecture: Thomas W. Elliott Jr. on "Wesleyan Prayer"
When: Aug. 5, 9:45 a.m.
Where: Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church
Admission: Free
 
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2018 Emory Supplier Fair
When: Aug. 7, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Emory Conference Center, Lullwater Ballroom
Admission: Free
 
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