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Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019
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RECOGNITION
Emory employees and twin sisters win statewide Hospital Hero Award
As Polish immigrants coming to the U.S. at age 20, Dora Richter and Fania Szlam had the drive to master a new language and complete graduation education. They began working at Emory in the 1970s and have been on staff ever since. Learn why the Georgia Hospital Association awarded Richter and Szlam the prestigious GHA Hospital Hero Award.

 

COLLABORATION
Synergy Awards recognize research collaborations across health sciences
The Woodruff Health Sciences Center has announced the seventh cycle of Synergy Awards, and the 10 winning proposals highlight the innovation that defines Emory's research enterprise.

 

PROGRAMS
Financial Times ranks Executive MBA program among best in U.S.
Goizueta Business School moved up three slots in the Financial Times' 2019 rankings of Executive MBA programs nationwide. The program is ranked number 11 in the U.S.

ARTS
Emory Dance Company presents diverse mix of faculty and guest artist work
Dance enthusiasts will enjoy the Emory Dance Company's fall concert with guest artists Dafi Altabeb, Jessica Bertram and Kristin O'Neal. Performances will be Nov. 21-23 in the dance studio of the Schwartz Center for Performing Arts.
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TAKE NOTE
 
Join the Sleep Better, Feel Better challenge to focus on your sleep, improve your mental and physical health and earn extra points on Healthy Emory Connect
Join the Sleep Better, Feel Better challenge to focus on your sleep, improve your mental and physical health and earn extra points on Healthy Emory Connect

Visit "A Book More Precious Than Gold" exhibit at Pitts Library before it closes Nov. 30
Visit "A Book More Precious Than Gold" exhibit at Pitts Library before it closes Nov. 30

Faculty: Apply to join a writing group through the Center for Faculty Development and Excellence
Faculty: Apply to join a writing group through the Center for Faculty Development and Excellence
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PHOTO GALLERY
 
EmoryThanks Day 2019
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Students, staff and faculty took time to write notes and make photos or videos thanking Emory donors for their support during the fourth annual EmoryThanks Day on Thursday, Nov. 14. See some photos from the Atlanta and Oxford campuses.
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EMORY INSIDER
 
Emory Insider

 

Election 2020: The university is already prepping for next year's elections, including the launch of the new Election 2020 website. Emory’s top political experts will be available for media interviews on a wide range of topics, including health care policy, polling, voting behavior, gender and politics, race and politics and other key issues. The website will be evolving over the coming months, so check it out now and visit often to get the latest information.
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In the News
 
A $15.80 cafe latte highlights shrinking supply of premium beans

 

A $15.80 cafe latte highlights shrinking supply of premium beans
Nov. 15 |  Peter Roberts |  Bloomberg

Flu is getting an early start in the US this season

 

Flu is getting an early start in the US this season
Nov. 15 |  Evan Anderson |  CNN

Emory partnership will help preserve farmland, boost local food system

 

Emory partnership will help preserve farmland, boost local food system
Nov. 13 |  Ciannat Howett  |  Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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Featured Events
 
Election 2020 Presidential Debate Watch Party

 

Election 2020 Presidential Debate Watch Party
Join Emory friends to watch the Democratic Presidential debate, plus hear two of Emory's election experts analyze the dialogue and weigh in on campaign trail dynamics.
When: Nov. 20, 8:30 p.m.
Where: Miller-Ward Alumni House
Admission: Free; registration required
Get to Know EHSO

 

Get to Know EHSO
Come get to know teams from the Environmental Health and Safety Office and learn how they help your work. Door prizes, games and snacks will be available.
When: Nov. 21, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Yerkes Main Building, Seminar Room
Admission: Free
JWJI Series Panel: James Weldon Johnson and Black Cosmopolitanism

 

JWJI Series Panel: James Weldon Johnson and Black Cosmopolitanism
Join panelists from Emory and other universities for a discussion around themes from the Rose Library exhibit “Black Cosmopolitan: James Weldon Johnson in an Age of Empire.”
When: Nov. 21, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Rose Library
Admission: Free; registration required
 
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Workshop: The New Canvas Gradebook
When: Nov. 20, 9:00 a.m.
Where: Woodruff Library, Room 314
Admission: Free
 
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Volleyball: NCAA DIII Championship Quarterfinals: Emory vs. Clarkson
When: Nov. 20, 1:30 p.m.
Where: Cedar Rapids, Iowa; watch online
Admission: Free
 
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EDGE Program: The Diverse Scholars in Humanities and Social Sciences Mixer
When: Nov. 20, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Oxford Road Building, Living Room
Admission: Free; RSVP required
 
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Lecture: Geraldine Higgins on "Poetry Makes Nothing Happen: The Case of W. B. Yeats"
When: Nov. 20, 4:30 p.m.
Where: Oxford Road Building, Lecture Room
Admission: Free
 
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Film Screening: "Irma La Douce" (1963)
When: Nov. 20, 7:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 208
Admission: Free
 
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Workshop: "Influence Without Authority: Getting Things Done When You Are Not In Charge"
When: Nov. 21, 9:00 a.m.
Where: School of Medicine, Room 170A
Admission: Free
 
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Workshop: Set Up Your Canvas Gradebook
When: Nov. 21, 1:30 p.m.
Where: Online
Admission: Free
 
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Philosophy Colloquium: Shannon Sullivan on "Achieving Whose Country? Rorty and Baldwin on Improving the United States"
When: Nov. 21, 4:15 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 112
Admission: Free
 
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Gallery Reception with Goldwasser Resident Charmaine Minniefield
When: Nov. 21, 5:00 p.m.
Where: Visual Arts Building
Admission: Free
 
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Lecture: James Meyer on "The End of the Sixties: Kerry James Marshall's Mementos"
When: Nov. 21, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Ackerman Hall
Admission: Free
 
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Performance: Emory Dance Company Fall Concert
When: Nov. 21, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Dance Studio
Admission: $15 / $12 / $8
 
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Lecture: Elizabeth Vega on "Joyful Rebellion: The Art of Immigration Activism"
When: Nov. 21, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Oxford College, Allen Memorial Church
Admission: Free
 
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Colloquium: James Meyer on "The Art of Return: The Sixties and Contemporary Culture"
When: Nov. 22, 10:00 a.m.
Where: Convocation Hall, Room 204
Admission: Free
 
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Film Screening: "The Favourite"
When: Nov. 23, 4:00 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 203
Admission: Free
 
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Performance: Dooley's Players Present "Peerless"
When: Nov. 22, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Burlington Road Building
Admission: Free
 
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Concert: Rashid Williams with Emory University Symphony Orchestra and Emory Wind Ensemble
When: Nov. 23, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: Free
 
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