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Health Care Heroes awards honor Emory physicians, staff

The Atlanta Business Chronicle selected Wright Caughman, executive vice president for health affairs, as the 2015 recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award in its Health Care Heroes competition. Other Emory faculty members were winners and finalists in a variety of categories.

Doctoral student's painting heads to new Smithsonian museum

"But I'm Still Fly," a painting by artist and scholar Fahamu Pecou, will be displayed in the new Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture. Pecou is a PhD student in the Institute of the Liberal Arts and Laney Graduate School.

Oxford College faculty, students 'seek peace' through Japan trip

As the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing nears, students and professors explore concepts of peace and justice in postwar Japan on a trip arranged through Oxford College's Global Connections program.

Staff Fest draws crowds for fun, food and friendly competition

Enjoy a slideshow of photos from Staff Fest, Emory's annual employee appreciation day. Hundreds filled the Quad on May 15 for an afternoon of activities celebrating staff contributions throughout the year.

Take Note

Emory email users encouraged to check junk mail regularly

Clifton Road construction continues with intermittent lane closures

Community brain health forum focuses on nutrition, preventing memory loss

Lecture examines pathobiology in meningitis

Faculty in the News

Ralph DiClemente
"Sex ed works better when it addresses power in relationships," NPR, May 17

Nadine Kaslow
"Short-term debt can depress more than your finances," HealthDay via U.S. News & World Report, May 14

Jan Love
"Georgia's religious affiliations," WABE-FM, May 14

Cox Hall Market

Engage Emory

After months of planning, Emory Campus Dining will transition to its new vendor, Bon Appetit, over Memorial Day Weekend. Diners should expect modified hours at some locations from Thursday, May 21, through Monday, May 25. Venues will then implement summer dining hours. View schedules.

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