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Thursday, May 2, 2019
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INNOVATION
Unexpected Oxford
Hands-on learning is a hallmark of Emory's Oxford College, where students get the best of both worlds -- a small liberal arts college embedded in a leading research university. Take an inside look at Emory's original campus.

 

HEALTH CARE
Two Emory hospitals named to Becker's Healthcare '100 great hospitals in America' list
Emory University Hospital and Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital have been named in Becker's Healthcare 2019 list of "100 great hospitals in America." Just three hospitals in Georgia made the list of 100, with two of them being Emory hospitals.

 

CREATIVITY
'Framing Shadows' considers lives of African American domestic workers
Spelman College President Mary Schmidt Campbell will join Emory professor Kimberly Wallace-Sanders and moderator Rose Scott of WABE Radio for a May 8 conversation based on Woodruff Library's "Framing Shadows" exhibition.

 

HONORS
Four Emory College juniors win elite Goldwater Scholarship for math, science research
All four Emory College juniors nominated for the Goldwater Scholarship, the nation's premier scholarship for undergraduates studying math, natural sciences and engineering, have been selected to receive the honor.

 

COMMUNITY
Emory seeks to create live-work-play health innovation district at Executive Park
Emory filed a rezoning permit with the city of Brookhaven for Executive Park, located near the interchange of North Druid Hills Road and I-85, to create a live-work-play health innovation district.

CAMPUS
May: 10 free things to do at Emory
May's calendar includes Staff Fest, Emory's annual employee celebration, plus concerts, exhibitions and outside activities to enjoy before the summer heat sets in.
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EMORY INSIDER
 
Emory Insider

 

Get convenient access to work-life information: Pre-recorded webinars from Emory's Human Resources can help prepare you to achieve a big dream like buying a home or alert you to benefits you can use. Watch the webinars at your convenience. 
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TAKE NOTE
 
Learn how to use Emory's new travel booking experience with online training
Learn how to use Emory's new travel booking experience with online training

Summit to focus on Compassion, Ethics & Excellence in Global Health
Summit to focus on Compassion, Ethics & Excellence in Global Health

Pitts Domain Program to support digital scholarship seeks applicants
Pitts Domain Program to support digital scholarship seeks applicants
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IN THE NEWS
 
In a neglected cemetery lie black jockeys who helped create the Kentucky Derby

 

In a neglected cemetery lie black jockeys who helped create the Kentucky Derby
May 2 |  Pellom McDaniels |  Los Angeles Times

Experimental treatment could be 'game changing' for genetic ALS, experts say

 

Experimental treatment could be 'game changing' for genetic ALS, experts say
May 1 |  Jonathan Glass |  CNN

CBD is everywhere, but is it safe?

 

CBD is everywhere, but is it safe?
May 1 |  Vinita Singh |  Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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FEATURED EVENTS
 
 Atlanta Master Chorale: "Rain or Shine"

 

Atlanta Master Chorale: "Rain or Shine"
Hear the chorale sing songs to the theme of the sun and rain, storm clouds and clear skies.
When: May 4, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: $30, $10 all students
Emory Farmers Market

 

Emory Farmers Market
Enjoy fresh, local and prepared foods and other products at the last weekly market until the summer season starts.
When: May 7, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Cox Bridge
Admission: Free
Film screening and discussion: "Beautiful Boy"

 

Film screening and discussion: "Beautiful Boy"
Based on a pair of father-son memoirs, this film will be followed by a discussion of addiction.
When: May 11, 4:00 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 205
Admission: Free
 
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Museum Bookshop Spring Clearance Sale
When: May 3, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, bookshop
Admission: Free
 
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May
 
Concert: Emory Voice Faculty
When: May 3, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Ackerman Hall
Admission: Free
 
06
May
 
Workshop: "Designing a Continuing Writing Class"
When: May 6, 1:00 p.m.
Where: Callaway Memorial Center, Kemp Malone Library
Admission: Free
 
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May
 
Charles C. Shepard Award Poster Presentations
When: May 7, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Rollins School of Public Health, bridge
Admission: Free
 
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May
 
Emory Youth Symphony Orchestra
When: May 8, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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May
 
The Fixie Free Bike Repair and Maintenance
When: May 9, 5:00 p.m.
Where: Longstreet-Means Parking Deck
Admission: Free
 
12
May
 
Cherry Emerson Memorial Alumni Concert
When: May 12, 1:30 p.m.
Where: Miller-Ward Alumni House
Admission: Free
 
14
May
 
Workshop: Get Started with Canvas
When: May 14, 10:30 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
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