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Tuesday, July 2, 2019
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LITERATURE
10 books by Emory authors to add to your summer list
Emory authors and editors published a total of 111 books in 2018, and 2019 is already shaping up to be a big year. Here are 10 possibilities for your to-read list.

 

FACULTY
Emory professor named Cottrell Scholar for outstanding contributions to science
Gordon Berman is a recipient of the highly competitive 2019 Cottrell Scholar Awards, which recognize early-career teacher-scholars. The award will enable additional opportunities for students and postdoctoral scholars to participate in groundbreaking research.

 

RECOGNITION
Emory leaders receive HR Excellence Awards
Emory leaders Mary Beth Allen and Wanda Hayes were recognized during Atlanta's inaugural HR Excellence Awards for their work in Human Resources and Learning and Organizational Development.

 

LEADERSHIP
Rev. Gregory W. McGonigle named Emory university chaplain, dean of spiritual and religious life
Following a national search, Emory University has selected the Rev. Gregory W. McGonigle as university chaplain and dean of spiritual and religious life.

ACTIVITIES
July: 10 things to do for $10 or less
Campus is quieter in July but still offers plenty of events to attend, from the July 4th Pool Party at the SAAC to a free lunchtime concert series at Emory Point.
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Take Note
 
Emory shuttles won't run July Fourth holiday; regular routes resume Friday
Emory shuttles won't run July Fourth holiday; regular routes resume Friday

Candler Youth Theological Initiative's justice-seeking educational forum starts July 7
Candler Youth Theological Initiative's justice-seeking educational forum starts July 7

Health Sciences library makes clinical resources easier to access on its website
Health Sciences library makes clinical resources easier to access on its website

 Sandra Garraway will provide scientific leadership at Emory core facility
Sandra Garraway will provide scientific leadership at Emory core facility
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Happy 4th of July
 
Emory Insider

 

As you celebrate Independence Day, take a look back at one of Emory's most-read stories: "What the Declaration of Independence really means by 'pursuit of happiness.'"
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In The News
 
Stem cell stimulation improves stroke recovery

 

Stem cell stimulation improves stroke recovery
July 1 |  Ling Wei and Shang Ping Yu |  Science Daily

The real story of Pollyanna and her secret happiness game

 

The real story of Pollyanna and her secret happiness game
June 30 |  Jennice Vilhauer  |  Psychology Today

Study: Cowboys, Patriots have best fan bases among NFL teams

 

Study: Cowboys, Patriots have best fan bases among NFL teams
June 25 |  Michael Lewis |  USA Today
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Featured Events
 
Depot and Clairmont Educational Gardens Workday

 

Depot and Clairmont Educational Gardens Workday
Three opportunities are offered this holiday week to work in the educational gardens, including the Eagle Row garden July 5 at 2 p.m.
When: July 3, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Kaldi's at the Depot; Clairmont Campus
Admission: Free
Webinar: "Sandwich Generation: Strategies for Multigenerational Caregiving"

 

Webinar: "Sandwich Generation: Strategies for Multigenerational Caregiving"
Learn coping strategies for the caregivers dealing with family life and work and caring for an elderly relative.
When: July 10, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
The Fixie Bike Repair and Maintenance

 

The Fixie Bike Repair and Maintenance
Get free bike repairs and tips for maintenance at this regular Thursday service.
When: July 11, 5:00 p.m.
Where: Parking deck beneath Freshman Quad
Admission: Free
 
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Workshop: Using Turnitin for Plagiarism Checking
When: July 3, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
 
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July
 
Compassion Meditation
When: July 3, 5:00 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel, Room 106
Admission: Free
 
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July
 
Summer Lecture Series: Nichole R. Phillips on "Patriotism Black and White: The Color of American Exceptionalism"
When: July 7, 9:45 a.m.
Where: Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church, Ward Fellowship Hall; also live-streamed on Facebook
Admission: Free
 
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Seminar: "Environmental and Nutritional Influence on Male Reproductive Health"
When: July 8, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Claudia Nance Rollins Building, Room 3001
Admission: Free
 
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Evening MBA Class Visit Night
When: July 8, 5:45 p.m.
Where: Goizueta Business School
Admission: Free
 
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July
 
WaterHub Tours
When: July 9, 11:00 a.m.
Where: WaterHub at Peavine Drive
Admission: Free
 
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July
 
Evening MBA Information Breakfast
When: July 11, 7:45 a.m.
Where: Goizueta Business School
Admission: Free
 
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July
 
Seminar: A Guide to Paying for College
When: July 11, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Oxford Road Building, Oxford Presentation Auditorium
Admission: Free
 
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Guided Meditation
When: July 11, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Cannon Chapel, Room 106
Admission: Free
 
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July
 
Carlos Museum Bookshop Summer Clearance Sale
When:  Through July 13, 2019,  10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Bookshop
Admission: 20% discount for Emory employees
 
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Summer Lecture Series: Antonio Alonso on "Caminemos con Jesús: Latinx Theologies of Accompaniment and Encounter"
When: July 14, 9:45 a.m.
Where: Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church, Ward Fellowship Hall; also live-streamed on Facebook
Admission: Free
 
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Emory Summer Farmers Markets
When: July 16, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Cox Bridge
Admission: Free
 
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