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Thursday, March 7, 2019
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INNOVATION
Reducing hospital alarm harm
In this interactive feature, experience the cacophony of ICU alarms, then learn how an Emory hospital is working to make the ICU a quieter, more peaceful environment for both patients and staff.

 

COMMUNITY
HR survey: Retirement plan, health care, job security, workplace flexibility most important
Results of last fall's employee survey show which benefits and rewards are most important to Emory University faculty and staff, and how factors of attraction and retention change with length of service.

 

CAMPUS
Renowned science journalist joins Center for the Study of Human Health
Veteran journalist and best-selling author Maryn McKenna has joined Emory's Center for the Study of Human Health as a senior fellow. On March 28, she will deliver a public talk on how consumer advocacy changed federal policy on antibiotic use on farms.

 

RESEARCH
Predict the future of critical care in #STATMadness
Vote for Emory in STAT Madness, the bracket competition for biomedical research. Emory's 2019 entry covers a sepsis prediction technology.

ACHIEVEMENT
Emory Medal honors distinguished alumni for advancing the global good
In ceremonies last week, Emory presented the university's highest alumni honor to David Adelman, former U.S. ambassador to Singapore, and Richard Hubert, philanthropic leader in the field of global health.
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EMORY INSIDER
 
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Free museum admission: On campus during Spring Break? Take time to enjoy the special exhibits and impressive permanent collections at the Michael C. Carlos Museum. Admission is always free with ID for Emory faculty and staff. 
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TAKE NOTE
 
Emory Dining announces revised schedule for next week's Spring Break
Emory Dining announces revised schedule for next week's Spring Break

Woodruff Library posts modified Spring Break hours
Woodruff Library posts modified Spring Break hours

Emory Farmers Market closed March 12 for Spring Break; returns March 19
Emory Farmers Market closed March 12 for Spring Break; returns March 19

Keri Day to present Anna Julia Cooper Lecture on March 21
Keri Day to present Anna Julia Cooper Lecture on March 21
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IN THE NEWS
 
'Urgent action is necessary' to stop vaccine misinformation, public health official warns during Senate hearing

 

'Urgent action is necessary' to stop vaccine misinformation, public health official warns during Senate hearing
March 7 |  Saad B. Omer |  CNN

Sharing cancer journey on social media can be tricky

 

Sharing cancer journey on social media can be tricky
March 6 |  Wendy Baer |  WAGA-TV

Materials in flatland twist and shine

 

Materials in flatland twist and shine
March 6 |  Ajit Srivastava |  Nature
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Featured Events
 
15th Annual Hamilton E. Holmes Memorial Lecture

 

15th Annual Hamilton E. Holmes Memorial Lecture
Emory law professor Dorothy Brown addresses "Racism Kills: What Part Do You Play?"
When: March 13, 5:00 p.m.
Where: School of Medicine, James B. Williams Education Building, Auditorium Room 110
Admission: Free
Workshop: "Get Your Money Right: Building Your Strategy"

 

Workshop: "Get Your Money Right: Building Your Strategy"
This workshop will show you how to create a real plan and timeline to manage and grow your money.
When: March 15, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Goizueta Business School, Room 204 (east wing)
Admission: Free
 Bach Birthday Recital

 

Bach Birthday Recital
Hear Emory organist Timothy Albrecht play selections by Bach on the piano, organ and harpsichord.
When: March 17, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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WaterHub Tour
When: March 8, 9:30 a.m.
Where: WaterHub at Peavine Drive
Admission: Free
 
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Cross-discipline Conversation: "Off the Record: Linking Faith and Career"
When: March 8, 11:00 a.m.
Where: School of Nursing, Room 101
Admission: Free
 
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Workshop: "Taxes: What's Changed and What's Stayed the Same"
When: March 8, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Goizueta Business School, Room 204 (east wing)
Admission: Free
 
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Workshop: Documenting Data
When: March 8, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
09
March
 
Men's tennis: Emory vs. Trinity (Texas)
When: March 9, 2:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff PE Center
Admission: Free
 
10
March
 
Jewish Chamber Music Concert
When: March 10, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Hillel Center
Admission: Free
 
11
March
 
Women's softball: Emory vs. University of Rochester
When: March 11, 2:30 p.m.
Where: Emory Softball Field
Admission: Free
 
12
March
 
Information session: Master of Arts in Bioethics Program
When: March 12, 12:30 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
 
13
March
 
Women's softball: Emory vs. Emory & Henry (doubleheader)
When: March 13, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Emory Softball Field
Admission: Free
 
13
March
 
Workshop: EndNote Introduction
When: March 13, 1:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
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March
 
Compassion Meditation
When: March 13, 5:00 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel, Room 106
Admission: Free
 
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March
 
Guided Meditation
When: March 14, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel
Admission: Free
 
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Atlanta Master Chorale: Spirit Songs
When: March 16, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: $30; $10 all students
 
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Student Recital: Kathy Li, violin, and Martin Schreiner, tenor
When: March 16, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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