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A selected calendar of events




10 May 1999 The 154th Commencement Exercises of Emory University . 8:30 a.m. Quadrangle. Speaker: [who] Faculty line up for procession in front of Psychology Building and Bishop's Hall at 7:30 a.m. In case of heavy rain, the university ceremony will be cancelled. Call 727-6020. www1.cc.emory.edu/COMMENCEMENT/COMMENCEMENT99/commencement99.html.

13 May 1999, Breaking Through the Stigma: Portrayal of Mental Illness in the Media. 7:30 p.m., Ivan Allen Chapel, The Carter Center. Charge: $4.00. Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter will discuss efforts to diminish negative perceptions of mental illness in the media with John Gates, director of The Carter Center's Mental Health Program; Dan Rutz, senior medical correspondent for the Cable News Network; Andrew Skolnick, associate news editor of The Journal of the American Medical Association; and Otto Wahl, professor of psychology at George Mason University. Call 404-420-5104 or email nwade@emory.edu.

21-23 May 1999, The Politics of Caring IV-Imagining Women's Minds: Changing Perspectives on Mental Health. Location, times TBA. This symposium will provide a multidisciplinary, multicultural, and multimedia look at the issue of women and mental health both historically and in contemporary culture. Call 727-0096 or email poc@emory edu. www.emory.edu/WOMENS_STUDIES/POC/index.htm.

3-5 June 1999, Violence Reduction in Theory & Practice: From Primates to Nations. Location, times TBA. This symposium is designed to advance the hypothesis that a 'full spectrum of violence reduction theory and practice already exists, ranging from primate studies to international affairs with much more in-between, and needing only to be correlated in order that new synthesis can emerge to propagate violence-free societies throughout the next millennium. Call 727-5337 or email covr@emory.edu. www.emory.edu/COLLEGE/RELIGION/VR/COVR99meeting.html.


D E A D L I N E S

Emory Medical Care Foundation Grants ­ July 1, 1999 Guidelines at www.or.emory.edu/share/funding/internal.html#EMCF

Emory Medical Care Foundation Faculty Scholars Program ­ October 1, 1999 Guidelines at www.or.emory.edu/share/funding/internal.html#EMCF

University Research Committee ­ October 1, 1999 Guidelines at www.urc.emory.edu/


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