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Tuesday, March 12, 2019
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INSIGHT
'Framing Shadows' considers lives of African American domestic workers
A new exhibition of historical photographs curated by professor Kimberly Wallace-Sanders encourages visitors to consider the lives of African American women who spent years raising the children of white families. "Framing Shadows" is on display at Woodruff Library.

 

CAMPUS
Registration opens for 2019 Move More Challenge
Get ready to track your steps! This year's Move More Challenge starts Monday, March 25, and continues through May 5. Registration is now open to all benefits-eligible employees of Emory University and Emory Healthcare.

 

RESEARCH
Cast your vote to help Emory research advance in #STATMadness
Vote for Emory in STAT Madness, the bracket competition for biomedical research. Emory's 2019 entry covering a sepsis prediction technology beat Vanderbilt in the first round of voting and is now up against a project from the University of Virginia.

ACHIEVEMENT
Emory's graduate, professional schools ranked among nation's best by U.S. News
Emory University's graduate and professional schools and programs are ranked among the best in the nation, according to analysis and surveys released today in U.S. News and World Report's 2020 edition of "America's Best Graduate Schools" guide.
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EMORY INSIDER
 
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Discounts for vacation: Planning a trip? Sparkfly Perks has a variety of offers to save you money on hotels, vacation rentals, cruises, amusement park tickets, athletic events, car rental and more. Visit Emory's dedicated Sparkfly Perks discount website.  
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TAKE NOTE
 
Emory Dining open on revised schedule for this week's Spring Break
Emory Dining open on revised schedule for this week's Spring Break

Woodruff Library offers modified Spring Break hours
Woodruff Library offers modified Spring Break hours

March 20 panel on University-Partner Learning Communities will discuss projects with Buford Highway, South DeKalb
March 20 panel on University-Partner Learning Communities will discuss projects with Buford Highway, South DeKalb

Earth Festival at Emory Farmers Market on March 26 to showcase campus sustainability organizations
Earth Festival at Emory Farmers Market on March 26 to showcase campus sustainability organizations
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IN THE NEWS
 
If you're safe from cholera, thank my dad, a plumber (and thank the ancient Romans)

 

If you're safe from cholera, thank my dad, a plumber (and thank the ancient Romans)
March 11 |  Lindsay Denny |  USA Today

National Omar furor reflects intensifying national debate over Israel

 

National Omar furor reflects intensifying national debate over Israel
March 9 |  Deborah Lipstadt |  Associated Press

Your dog feels as guilty as she looks

 

Your dog feels as guilty as she looks
March 8 |  Frans de Waal  |  New York Times
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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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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
 
13
March
 
Compassion Meditation
When: March 13, 5:00 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel, Room 106
Admission: Free
 
14
March
 
Guided Meditation
When: March 14, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel
Admission: Free
 
16
March
 
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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March
 
Student Recital: Kathy Li, violin, and Martin Schreiner, tenor
When: March 17, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
 
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March
 
WaterHub Tour
When: March 18, 10:00 a.m.
Where: WaterHub, Peavine Creek Drive
Admission: Free
 
18
March
 
JWJI colloquium: "Black Food Geographies in Washington, DC"
When: March 18, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Jones Room
Admission: Free
 
18
March
 
Lecture: "Communities of Care: Ethics, Discourses, Fictions"
When: March 18, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Callaway Memorial Center, Room N301
Admission: Free
 
18
March
 
Rollins Speaks: Panel on "Food Justice and Insecurity"
When: March 18, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Grace Crum Rollins Building, Rita Anne Rollins Room
Admission: Free
 
19
March
 
Canvas Open Q&A Session
When: March 19, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
19
March
 
Emory Farmers Market
When: March 19, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Cox Bridge
Admission: Free
 
19
March
 
Workshop: "Survival Skills for Parents: Manage Stress Before it Manages You"
When: March 19, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Room 201
Admission: Free
 
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March
 
Discussion: "Non-Violent Struggle: Norm and Technique"
When: March 19, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Candler School of Theology, Rita Anne Rollins Building, Room 421
Admission: Free
 
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Seminar: Grey Literature
When: March 19, 3:00 p.m.
Where: Online via Zoom
Admission: Free
 
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World Water Day 2019 seminar: "Safe Water in Health Care Facilities: A Neglected Crisis"
When: March 19, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Claudia Nance Rollins Building, Klamon Room
Admission: Free
 
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Conversation: "Obstacles Veterans Face in the Civilian Workplace"
When: March 19, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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