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For Faculty and Staff of Emory University
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020
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IMPACT
Motorcycle crash survivor reclaims life with help from Emory doctors
After a horrific accident, Jalen Richardson found hope and healing with help from Emory physicians and other caregivers at the Grady Burn Center, a service dog named Shadow and his National Guard unit.

 

COLLABORATION
Partnership with Verizon to fuel Emory Healthcare Innovation Hub
The Emory Healthcare Innovation Hub will be powered by Verizon 5G Ultra Wideband service, adding digital speed and connectivity to an ecosystem working to transform the health care industry.

 

ARTS
New exhibit features etchings by surrealist Unica Zürn
Etchings and drawings by German artist Unica Zürn are on view at the Carlos Museum until May 24, with a gallery talk set for March 4. The works include creatures rendered in the delicate, linear style that became her hallmark.

DISCOVERY
A whale bone leads faculty, students to the Smithsonian in hopes of answers
A mysterious whale bone housed at Oxford for more than a century led faculty and students to confer with alumnus Nick Pyenson at the Smithsonian.
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PHOTO GALLERY
 
Nikki Giovanni shares her poetry at Emory
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Award-winning poet Nikki Giovanni visited Emory for two events over the weekend, serving as guest poet for the 20th anniversary Twelfth Night Revel on Friday and giving a free public reading on Saturday. See more photos from her visit.
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TAKE NOTE
 
Learn the basics of estate planning and essential documents during March 4 webinar
Learn the basics of estate planning and essential documents during March 4 webinar

Nominate a graduating senior for the McMullan Award by March 6
Nominate a graduating senior for the McMullan Award by March 6

Stop by the Schwartz Center to see the new 'Art of Global Health' exhibit through May 15
Stop by the Schwartz Center to see the new 'Art of Global Health' exhibit through May 15
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EMORY INSIDER
 
Emory Insider

 

Start walking: The Move More Challenge is back this spring (March 23-May 3), with registration opening Monday, March 2. Join a team and work together as “One Emory” to unlock five stages and try to achieve 2.4 billion steps! Plus, you can earn points and possibly win great prizes for participating.
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In the News
 
40 years later, landmark Emory gift remains call to public service

 

40 years later, landmark Emory gift remains call to public service
Feb. 23 |  James Laney and Catie Miller |  Atlanta Journal-Constitution

A rare legal battle: Can a state force a city to house coronavirus patients?

 

A rare legal battle: Can a state force a city to house coronavirus patients?
Feb. 24 |  Polly Price |  The New York Times

What does Bernie Sanders' success mean for Georgia?

 

What does Bernie Sanders' success mean for Georgia?
Feb. 24 |  Alan Abramowitz and Andra Gillespie |  Georgia Public Broadcasting
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Featured Events
 
Sustainable Events Symposium

 

Sustainable Events Symposium
Sample sustainable catering and learn more about planning sustainable events on campus.
When: Feb. 27, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Ackerman Hall
Admission: Free; register online
Global Health Forum on the Novel Coronavirus Outbreak

 

Global Health Forum on the Novel Coronavirus Outbreak
Join a panel of experts from Emory and other organizations as they discuss local and global preparedness in response to the novel coronavirus outbreak.
When: Feb. 27, 12:00 p.m.
Where: School of Medicine, Auditorium 120
Admission: Free
Concert: "Pablo Sáinz Villegas: Americano Trio"

 

Concert: "Pablo Sáinz Villegas: Americano Trio"
Spend an evening listening to the musician known worldwide as this generation’s great classical guitarist. The program includes both solo performances and selections by the Americano Trio.
When: Feb. 29, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Emerson Concert Hall
Admission: $50; discount available for Emory faculty, staff and students
 
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Data Science Symposium and Panel Discussion: "How Health and Big Data Are Merging"
When: Feb. 26, 5:30 p.m.
Where: School of Medicine, Room 120
Admission: Free
 
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Workshop: "Having a Ball: Music, Laughter and Patient Inspiration"
When: Feb. 26, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Performing Arts Studio
Admission: Free; register online
 
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Lecture: Thomas S. Kidd on "Who Is an Evangelical?"
When: Feb. 26, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Candler School of Theology, Room 360
Admission: Free; register online
 
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Film Screening: "An Officer and a Gentleman"
When: Feb. 26, 7:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 208
Admission: Free
 
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Library Day
When: Feb. 27, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Robert W. Woodruff Library, Second Floor
Admission: Free
 
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Lecture: Steve Zdenek on "Access Remade: Designing, Disrupting and Transforming Inclusive Media"
When: Feb. 27, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Robert W. Woodruff Library, Jones Room
Admission: Free; register online
 
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Lecture: Danielle Jung on "Of the People: Understanding Illicit Governance"
When: Feb. 27, 5:30 p.m.
Where: White Hall, Room 206
Admission: Free
 
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Panel Discussion: "Reparations: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?"
When: Feb. 28, 7:00 p.m.
Where: The Carter Center, Presidential Library and Museum
Admission: Free for Emory faculty, students and staff
 
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