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For Faculty and Staff of Emory University
Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019
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CAMPUS
Spring semester brings new initiatives, events across Emory
The nine schools that make up Emory University head into the new semester with innovative initiatives, achievements to celebrate and a full slate of engaging speakers and events.

 

HEALTH
CDC-funded research aims to improve children's recovery from mild traumatic brain injury
A team of emergency medicine researchers and clinical providers at Emory School of Medicine will use new funding from the CDC to improve recovery in children with mild traumatic brain injury.

 

ARTS
Emory film experts pick the top 10 movies of 2018
With Oscar nominations set to be announced Jan. 22, check out this list of the year's best films chosen by Emory's Department of Film and Media Studies, including "Black Panther."

ACTIVITIES
Spring arts events will be musical and amusing
Inspire your own creativity with a broad spectrum of arts events, including concerts, film screenings, literary readings, theater performances and more.
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TAKE NOTE
 
Emory University employees encouraged to complete Organizational Health Index survey
Emory University employees encouraged to complete Organizational Health Index survey

National Science Foundation continues to accept grant proposals during government shutdown
National Science Foundation continues to accept grant proposals during government shutdown

Onstage conversation addresses overcoming imposter syndrome and claiming your expertise
Onstage conversation addresses overcoming imposter syndrome and claiming your expertise

You could win dinner for two or homemade chocolate cake by depositing Eagle dollars on your EmoryCard
You could win dinner for two or homemade chocolate cake by depositing Eagle dollars on your EmoryCard
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EMORY INSIDER
 
Emory Insider

 

Looking for help this semester? The Employee-Student Job Network links Emory faculty and staff looking to hire Emory students on a part-time basis for babysitting, pet care, house sitting, lawn care and more.
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In the News
 
How to care for yourself when you're caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease

 

How to care for yourself when you're caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease
Jan. 17 |  Shilpa Krishnan |  NBC News

Government shutdown could delay life-saving medical research, Atlanta officials warn

 

Government shutdown could delay life-saving medical research, Atlanta officials warn
Jan. 15 |  Walter J. Curran Jr. |  WXIA-TV

Experimental patch could offer once-a-month contraceptive option

 

Experimental patch could offer once-a-month contraceptive option
Jan. 15 |  Emory University |  CBS News
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Featured events
 
Emory Farmers Market

 

Emory Farmers Market
Come out each Tuesday for Emory's campus farmers market, now open again weekly until May.
When: Jan. 22, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Cox Bridge
Admission: Free
 MLK Holiday Observance Keynote Speaker

 

MLK Holiday Observance Keynote Speaker
Author, professor and lecturer Leonard Pitts Jr. gives the keynote speech in the annual celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. at Emory.
When: Jan. 22, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Cox Ballroom
Admission: Free
Morning Meditation

 

Morning Meditation
Meditation is being held Monday and Wednesday mornings through January.
When: Jan. 23, 8:00 a.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel, Room 106
Admission: Free
 
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Women's basketball: Emory vs. Case Western Reserve
When: Jan. 18, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
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Men's basketball: Emory vs. Case Western Reserve
When: Jan. 18, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
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Jan.
 
Indian Classical Vocal Concert
When: Jan. 19, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel
Admission: Free
 
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Jan.
 
Atlanta Master Chorale with the Emory Chamber Music Society of Atlanta
When: Jan. 19, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: $35, $10 all students
 
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Men's basketball: Emory vs. Carnegie Mellon
When: Jan. 20, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
20
Jan.
 
Women's basketball: Emory vs. Carnegie Mellon
When: Jan. 20, 2:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center, Gym
Admission: Free
 
22
Jan.
 
Workshop: Canvas Assignments
When: Jan. 22, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
22
Jan.
 
Political Science Speaker Series: Alan Abramowitz
When: Jan. 22, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Tarbutton Hall, Room 120A
Admission: Free
 
22
Jan.
 
Workshop: EndNote Introduction
When: Jan. 22, 3:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
22
Jan.
 
Film screening: "The Burning: Africa's Migrant and Refugee Crisis"
When: Jan. 22, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Candler School of Theology, Room 252
Admission: Free
 
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Jan.
 
Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration
When: Jan. 22, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Oxford College, Old Church
Admission: Free
 
23
Jan.
 
Workshop: Set up your Canvas Gradebook
When: Jan. 23, 10:30 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
23
Jan.
 
Quizzes.Next: New Canvas Quiz Tool
When: Jan. 23, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
 
23
Jan.
 
Webinar: "Improve Individual and Organizational Decision Making"
When: Jan. 23, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
 
23
Jan.
 
Workshop: R Coding Basics
When: Jan. 23, 1:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 312
Admission: Free
 
23
Jan.
 
Lecture: "Kinetic Landscapes of Ancient Mediterranean Pilgrimage"
When: Jan. 23, 5:00 p.m.
Where: Carlos Hall, Conference Room
Admission: Free
 
23
Jan.
 
Film screening: "King of Jazz" (1930)
When: Jan. 23, 7:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 208
Admission: Free
 
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Jan.
 
Using the Arc Media Tool in Canvas
When: Jan. 24, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
 
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