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Tuesday, April 9, 2019
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IMPACT
'Your Fantastic Mind' explores deep brain stimulation, OCD and aneurysms
When Jeremy Obata lost the ability to speak, Emory doctors used deep brain stimulation to help. In the latest episode of "Your Fantastic Mind," Emory and Georgia Public Broadcasting explore his case, as well as OCD and brain aneurysms. Watch the episode and view exclusive content.

 

HONORS
Emory named a top producer of Fulbright winners, Peace Corps volunteers
Emory University is a top producer nationally of students and recent alumni who receive U.S. Fulbright awards and a leading producer of Peace Corps volunteers, according to rankings in The Chronicle of Higher Education.

 

INSIGHT
Emory conference explores academic freedom, free speech on campus
Planned and hosted by Emory, the groundbreaking "Academic Freedom and Free Speech on Campus" conference brought together leading faculty, staff and student voices from institutions across North America.

COMMUNITY
Emory's inaugural 'Teach-Out' offered to a global audience
Led by humanities scholar Pablo Palomino, Emory's first free online "Teach-Out" will explore the meaning of "progress" in Atlanta and beyond. It launches April 15 and is available to participants around the world through the Coursera platform
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EMORY INSIDER
 
Emory Insider

 

Learn colorful, yummy ways to boost your antioxidants: Interested in antioxidants and how they help your health? It can be as simple as varying the colors of the fruits and vegetables you eat. Learn more from the Emory Dining Nutrition Team and sample a rainbow-inspired chef special in Cox Hall during lunch on Wednesday, April 10.
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TAKE NOTE
 
Emory Integrity Project hosts two-day symposium on "Reimagining Culture: Integrity in Higher Education"
Emory Integrity Project hosts two-day symposium on "Reimagining Culture: Integrity in Higher Education"

Nobel laureate macroeconomist Christopher Sims to speak at Emory
Nobel laureate macroeconomist Christopher Sims to speak at Emory

April 12 sign-up deadline for faculty to attend annual Meet the Agent and Editor
April 12 sign-up deadline for faculty to attend annual Meet the Agent and Editor
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IN THE NEWS
 
For Stacey Abrams, a date with history -- or at least the people who write it

 

For Stacey Abrams, a date with history -- or at least the people who write it
April 8 |  Carol Anderson |  New York Times

Measles outbreak: How doctors can change anti-vaccine minds

 

Measles outbreak: How doctors can change anti-vaccine minds
April 7 |  Saad Omer  |  NBC News

 Tiny footprints may have been made by world's smallest dinosaur

 

Tiny footprints may have been made by world's smallest dinosaur
April 5 |  Tony Martin |  Scientific American
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FEATURED EVENTS
 
 Meet Me @ Lullwater or the Tunnel

 

Meet Me @ Lullwater or the Tunnel
"Move more" by joining these Wednesday group walks either in the outdoor beauty of Lullwater Preserve or the climate-controlled comfort of Emory's hospital tunnels.
When: April 10, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Lullwater Preserve OR the Emory University Hospital Tunnel Entrance
Admission: Free
Juris Master Program Lunch & Learn

 

Juris Master Program Lunch & Learn
See if this degree might enhance your career and academic background with a legal perspective. On-campus and online formats are available.
When: April 11, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Gambrell Hall, Room G575
Admission: Free
Birdfest

 

Birdfest
Birds in art, in the night sky, in the museum, in theater and in concert are all included in the Michael C. Carlos Museum's festival for the birds.
When: April 14, 8:00 a.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Emory Planetarium, Woodruff Library
Admission: Free; museum admission if applicable
 
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Seminar: Grey Literature
When: April 10, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Health Sciences Center Library, Room B_63
Admission: Free
 
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Film screening: "Distant Voices, Still Lives"
When: April 10, 7:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 208
Admission: Free
 
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Musical program: Singing the Psalms
When: April 10, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel Santuary
Admission: Free
 
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Theater: "The Tatischeff Café"
When: April 10, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Mary Gray Munroe Theater
Admission: "Pay What You Wish" Night
 
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Presentation: "Innovation in LGBT and Global Health Research"
When: April 11, 11:15 a.m.
Where: Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Boardroom
Admission: Free
 
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Hugh P. Davis Lecture: "From Gay Bars to Marriage Equality: Building a Research Career Focused on a Stigmatized and Marginalized Population"
When: April 11, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Room P01
Admission: Free
 
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Lecture: "Harnessing High Tech for Global Health"
When: April 11, 4:00 p.m.
Where: The Task Force for Global Health, 330 W. Ponce de Leon Ave.
Admission: Free
 
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Faculty Conversation Series: Andra Gillespie
When: April 11, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Barnes & Noble At Emory, 2nd Floor
Admission: Free
 
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Lecture: "The World in Our Image? America's Imposition of Regime Change"
When: April 11, 5:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 206
Admission: Free
 
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Lecture: "Another Time, Another Place: Birds in the Ancient World"
When: April 11, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Ackerman Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Oxford Chorale Spring Performance
When: April 11, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Oxford College, Williams Hall
Admission: $5
 
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WaterHub Tour
When: April 12, 9:30 a.m.
Where: WaterHub on Peavine Creek Drive
Admission: Free
 
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Crossroads: Anti-Racism Training
When: April 12, 10:30 a.m.
Where: Candler School of Theology, Rita Anne Rollins Building, Room 102
Admission: Free
 
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Webinar: Homebuying 101
When: April 12, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
 
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Chamber music concert: Inna Faliks, piano
When: April 12, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Ackerman Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Emory Miracle Dance Marathon
When: April 12, 5:00 p.m.
Where: Cox Hall, Ballroom
Admission: Free; donations welcome
 
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Concert: Emily Brebach, English horn
When: April 12, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Emory Chamber Ensembles
When: April 14, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Donna J. Brogan Lecture in Biostatistics: "Precision Discovery of Neuroimaging Biomarkers for Parkinson's Disease"
When: April 15, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Claudia Nance Rollins Building, Room 8030
Admission: Free
 
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Nochera: An Evening of Lorca's Ballads
When: April 16, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Campus Life Pavilion
Admission: Free
 
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