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Wednesday, March 11, 2020
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CAMPUS
Emory extends spring break, will transition to remote learning March 23
Emory will extend spring break for students until Sunday, March 22, and transition to remote learning for graduate and undergraduate classes on Monday, March 23. View the latest coronavirus updates for the Emory community.

 

SERVICE
Emory ranked among Peace Corps' top volunteer-producing schools
For the 11th consecutive year, Emory ranks as a top producer of Peace Corps volunteers, continuing the work that President John F. Kennedy envisioned when he established the organization in 1961.

 

LEADERSHIP
Emory coronavirus experts named to NCAA advisory panel
The National Collegiate Athletic Association has tapped infectious disease experts Colleen Kraft and Carlos del Rio to serve on a new COVID-19 advisory panel.

RESEARCH
Earliest look at newborns' visual cortex reveals the minds babies are born with
Within hours of birth, a baby’s gaze is drawn to faces. Now, graduate student Cassandra Hendrix and others working in Daniel Dilks’ lab have learned that a baby’s brain appears hardwired for the specialized tasks of seeing faces and seeing places — even as young as six days of age.
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EMORY INSIDER
 
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Cast your vote: Emory has advanced to the second round of STAT Madness, the bracket competition for biomedical research. Vote for Emory's 2020 entry, detecting Alzheimer's and mild cognitive impairment using eye tracking.
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TAKE NOTE
 
Goizueta alum starts with marketing competition, ends with advising national clients
Goizueta alum starts with marketing competition, ends with advising national clients

Acclaim: Recent recognitions for faculty and staff
Acclaim: Recent recognitions for faculty and staff

Newsweek includes three Emory hospitals in list of the nation’s best
Newsweek includes three Emory hospitals in list of the nation’s best
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PHOTO GALLERY
 
2020 Pride Awards and 2020 Women of Excellence Awards
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Emory's annual Pride Awards and Women of Excellence Awards were held last week, recognizing students and other individuals who are dedicated to working on behalf of both groups. See some photos from the celebrations.
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IN THE NEWS
 
Why COVID-19 can’t beat a good hand-washing

 

Why COVID-19 can’t beat a good hand-washing
March 9 |  Matthew Freeman |  Popular Science

When talking doesn't cure: Negative outcomes in therapy

 

When talking doesn't cure: Negative outcomes in therapy
March 7 |  Scott Lilienfeld |  Psychology Today

Beating heart cells catch a ride to the International Space Station

 

Beating heart cells catch a ride to the International Space Station
March 6 |  Kevin Maher, Antonio Rampoldi and Chunhui Xu |  CNN
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