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Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018
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Special Feature
The learning fields
Emory is home to two successful migrant health programs. Both can be life-changing for students and farmworkers alike. See how students in the Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing and the School of Medicine's Physician Assistant Program find life-changing experiences in the fields.

 

Honors
AAAS and Emory University announce 2018 Fellows
The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) has named H. Criss Hartzell, Michael J. Kuhar and Elaine F. Walker as 2018 Fellows.

 

Community
Clarkston Summit lays foundation for deeper community engagement
On Nov. 10, more than 250 members of the Clarkston refugee and immigrant communities, Emory and Georgia State University researchers and volunteers, and community organization representatives met at GSU's Clarkston campus to learn from each other and define future collaboration.

 

Performance
Visiting artist Sara Juli takes on motherhood's taboo topics
Sara Juli visits Emory this week to present her solo performance "Tense Vagina: an actual diagnosis," using humor to explore "all that is awesome and all that sucks" when it comes to being a mother.

Commemoration
World AIDS Day events feature Quilt on the Quad, free testing
Emory will recognize World AIDS Day this week with two campus events intended to draw attention to the worldwide fight against HIV, support people living with the virus, and honor those whose lives have been claimed by AIDS.
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Take Note
 
Emory to hold annual 'Night of Lights' holiday celebration Friday in Johns Creek
Emory to hold annual 'Night of Lights' holiday celebration Friday in Johns Creek

Reformation exhibit at Pitts Theology Library on view through Nov. 30
Reformation exhibit at Pitts Theology Library on view through Nov. 30

Apply by Nov. 30 for spring semester writing groups at Center for Faculty Development and Excellence
Apply by Nov. 30 for spring semester writing groups at Center for Faculty Development and Excellence
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EMORY INSIDER: YOUR VOTE
 
Emory Insider

 

Vote in the Dec. 4 runoff election: Emory encourages you to exercise your right to vote. Early voting is under way this week in the runoffs for secretary of state and the District 3 seat on the Public Service Commission. Visit the Georgia My Voter Page to find out where you can vote early or on Election Day.
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In The News
 
 A clearer message on cochlear implants

 

A clearer message on cochlear implants
Nov. 21 |  Rachel Kolb |  New York Times

Obama: 'I don't buy' that a woman or person of color can't win in 2020

 

Obama: 'I don't buy' that a woman or person of color can't win in 2020
Nov. 21 |  Andra Gillespie |  Washington Post

Ancient Egyptians believed cats had 'divine energy'

 

Ancient Egyptians believed cats had 'divine energy'
Nov. 19 |  Melinda Hartwig |  How Stuff Works
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Featured Events
 
Film presentation and Q&A: T Cooper, prose writer and filmmaker

 

Film presentation and Q&A: T Cooper, prose writer and filmmaker
Filmmaker and writer T Cooper presents his documentary, "Man Made," with a Q&A session, followed by a reception and book signing.
When: Nov. 28, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Jones Room
Admission: Free
Film Screening: "The Birds" (1963)

 

Film Screening: "The Birds" (1963)
See Hitchcock's third adaptation of Daphne DuMaurier's work, known for its innovative special effects and electronic sound effects.
When: Nov. 28, 7:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 208
Admission: Free
Emory Jazz Ensembles

 

Emory Jazz Ensembles
Gary Motley directs the Emory Big Band and the Jazz Combos in concert.
When: Dec. 4, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Roundtable on Theologically Engaged Anthropology
When: Nov. 28, 1:00 p.m.
Where: Callaway Memorial Center, Room S107
Admission: Free
 
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Set Up Your Canvas Gradebook
When: Nov. 28, 1:15 p.m.
Where: Online live session
Admission: Free
 
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Conservation Conversation
When: Nov. 28, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Ackerman Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Nov.
 
Workshop: EndNote Introduction
When: Nov. 29, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
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Nov.
 
McDonald Lecture: Walter Fluker on "Speaking from Sites Reserved for the Dead: Lingering Memories of Martin Luther King Jr. and the Great Mistake Jamestown Made Long Ago"
When: Nov. 29, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Pitts Lecture Hall
Admission: Free; register by Nov. 28
 
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Creativity Conversation: Sara Juli
When: Nov. 29, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Theater Lab
Admission: Free
 
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Women's Night on the Wall
When: Nov. 29, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center
Admission: Free
 
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Sara Juli's "Tense Vagina: an actual diagnosis"
When: Nov. 29, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Theater Lab
Admission: Free
 
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Stage Russia film screening: "Onegin"
When: Nov. 29, 7:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 208
Admission: $10; free for Emory students
 
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ISOM Hightower Lecture: "Service Systems with Heterogeneous Customers: Investigating the Effect of Telemedicine on Chronic Care"
When: Nov. 30, 10:30 a.m.
Where: Goizueta Business School, Room 421
Admission: Free
 
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Emory University Symphony Orchestra and Emory Wind Ensemble
When: Dec. 1, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Carlos Reads Book Club: "An Odyssey: A Father, a Son, and an Epic"
When: Dec. 3, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Board Room
Admission: Free
 
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