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Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018
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HEALTH
Boyhood disrupted: The fine line between fun and danger
When 9-year-old Brayden Harrison fell out of a tree, his life was saved by Emory pediatric neurosurgeon Andrew Reisner and a novel protocol he created for treating brain injuries in children.

 

RESEARCH
The math of malaria: Drug resistance 'a numbers game' of competing parasites
A new mathematical model for malaria developed by Emory biologist Mary Bushman shows how competition between parasite strains within a human host reduces the odds of drug resistance developing in a high-transmission setting.

 

COLLABORATION
Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute launches with focus on research and training
The Emory + Children's Pediatric Institute is an affiliation focused on advancing leading-edge pediatric research and training pediatricians and subspecialists, both of which are in short supply in the United States.

EVENTS
September: 10 free things to do on campus
This month offers fall sports matches, Hitchcock films, music, fitness activities and even a chance to play video games at the Carlos Museum.
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Take Note
 
Join new walking group in Lullwater Preserve starting Sept. 12
Join new walking group in Lullwater Preserve starting Sept. 12

Emory organist Timothy Albrecht to perform Bach
Emory organist Timothy Albrecht to perform Bach

Track your sleep to earn points through Healthy Emory Connect
Track your sleep to earn points through Healthy Emory Connect
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Emory Insider: Resources
 
Emory Insider

 

Get a SafeRide on campus: If you are traveling alone on campus after dark, contact SafeRide to get a free shuttle, golf cart, vehicle or walking escort to your destination. You can call 404-727-7555 or use the On Demand feature in TransLoc's Rider app. The SafeRide service is available for both employees and students from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.   
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In the News
 
The Mughal queen who became a feminist icon

 

The Mughal queen who became a feminist icon
Sept. 2 |  Ruby Lal |  BBC News

College students say they want a degree for a job. Are they getting what they want?

 

College students say they want a degree for a job. Are they getting what they want?
Oct. 1 |  Emory University |  Washington Post

Atlanta 4th in nation for new HIV diagnoses, CDC says

 

Atlanta 4th in nation for new HIV diagnoses, CDC says
Aug. 30 |  Carlos del Rio  |  WSB-TV
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Featured Events
 
Film Screening: "The Lodger" with live musical accompaniment by Donald Sosin, piano

 

Film Screening: "The Lodger" with live musical accompaniment by Donald Sosin, piano
View the screening of this 1927 silent film by Alfred Hitchcock, which opens Emory Cinematheque's fall movie season.
When: Sept. 5, 7:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 208
Admission: Free
Lecture: 	"As Seen on TV: Communicating Medicine to the Masses"

 

Lecture: "As Seen on TV: Communicating Medicine to the Masses"
Learn how medical knowledge is communicated to the general public and how it can be done better.
When: Sept. 6, 7:00 a.m.
Where: Emory University Hospital, Auditorium
Admission: Free
The Educational Garden Project and Planning Your Fall Garden

 

The Educational Garden Project and Planning Your Fall Garden
Come out to learn more about Emory's Educational Garden Project and get tips for planning your own seasonal garden.
When: Sept. 7, 5:00 p.m.
Where: Kaldi's at the Depot, porch
Admission: Free
 
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EndNote Introduction
When: Sept. 5, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
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Workshop: R Coding Basics
When: Sept. 5, 2:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 312
Admission: Free
 
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Contemplative Science Seminar
When: Sept. 5, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Psychology and Interdisciplinary Science Building (PAIS), Room 230
Admission: Free
 
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Climate Change Research Speaker Series: "Urbanization in Korea and Its Impacts"
When: Sept. 6, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Math & Sciences Center, Room N302
Admission: Free
 
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Volleyball: Emory vs. Transylvania
When: Sept. 6, 1:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
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Graduate Women's Mixer
When: Sept. 6, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Center for Women, Cox Hall, 3rd floor
Admission: Free
 
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Women's Soccer: Emory vs. Oglethorpe University
When: Sept. 6, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center
Admission: Free
 
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Global Health Forum: Global Cancer at Emory
When: Sept. 7, 1:00 p.m.
Where: School of Medicine, Auditorium 110
Admission: Free
 
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Workshop: SPSS Basics
When: Sept. 7, 3:00 p.m.
Where: Health Sciences Center Library, Room B_65
Admission: Free
 
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Volleyball: Emory vs. Otterbein
When: Sept. 7, 4:30 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
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Timothy Albrecht Performs "Bach Live-lier!"
When: Sept. 9, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Carlos Reads: Ovid in the #MeToo Moment
When: Sept. 10, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Board Room
Admission: $60 for Carlos Museum members; $85 for nonmembers; includes the cost of the book.
 
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Workshop: EndNote for Beginners (Mac)
When: Sept. 11, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Health Sciences Center Library, Room B_65
Admission: Free
 
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