Monday, September 1
Today is Labor Day. The university will be closed.
Tuesday, September 2
The Woodruff Library will hold a small book sale Tuesday and Wednesday of this week in the Jones Room of the Woodruff Library from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The majority of the books will be priced at 50 cents for paperbacks and $1 for hardbacks (cash only). For more information, please see the library's website.
At noon, Cassandra Quave (Dermatology) will give a lecture titled "Natural Product Quorum Quenchers and Biofilm Inhibitors: A New Path for Anti-Infective Drug Discovery." This lecture will be held in 5052 Rollins Research Center. For more information on this series of pharmacology seminars, please see pharm.emory.edu.
Wednesday, September 3
There will be two sessions of a seminar today titled "VC 101: A Primer on Venture Capital." The seminars will be led by Louis P. Berneman, the founding partner of Osage University Partners, which is a venture capital firm that specializes in university spinouts. The first session will be held on the main campus, in the Whitehead Biomedical Research Building's Whitehead Auditorium from noon to 1:00 p.m. (lunch will be provided). The second session will be held at Emory University Hospital Midtown in Glenn Classroom 1 from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. For more information or to learn how to register, please follow this link.
Librarian Erin Mooney will host an EndNote Introduction today in room 314 of the Woodruff Library from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Feel free to bring your laptop with EndNote already loaded. Please click here to learn more.
The 2014-2015 Emory Cinematheque Film Series will continue with a screening of Gun Crazy at 7:30 p.m. in White Hall 208. For more information, please click here.
Thursday, September 4
The Surgical Grand Rounds series will continue with a talk from Denis Foretia (Chief Resident, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine) titled "Understanding Healthcare in Cameroon: Challenges & Opportunities" from 7:00 to 8:00 a.m. in the Emory University Hospital Auditorium. CME credits are given for documented attendance. More information is available at surgery.emory.edu.
Tonight at the Center for Civil and Human Rights in downtown Atlanta, President James Wagner will speak alongside Crystal Edmonson (Broadcast Editor for the Atlanta Business Chronicle) and Doug Shipman (Chief Executive Officer of the Center for Civil and Human Rights). The program will include hors d'oeuvres and an open bar reception, alongside exhibition viewing, and will last in total from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. For more information or to register, please click here.
Friday, September 5
On September 5 and 6, the recently published "Black Notebooks" of 20th-century German philosopher Martin Heidegger will be the focus of a public conference titled "Heidegger's Black Notebooks: Philosophy, Politics, Anti-Semitism" at the Emory Conference Center. Visit this page for a schedule and details, or contact the conference organizer, Andrew J. Mitchell, associate professor of philosophy, at email@example.com.
Emory Worklife Resource Center presents a workshop titled Get Your Money Right (Building Your Financial Strategy), with Alok Deshpande of SmartPath Financial. This session is part of the Finance Matters series. The event takes place from 12 noon to 1:00 pm in the Claudia Nance Rollins Building, Room 1000. For more information, please contact Aaronnette Jackson at 7278432.
From 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., the Center for Global Safe Water (CGSW) will hold an open house featuring presentations that will give an overview of CGSW, current faculty research projects, WASH certificate, and upcoming GFE opportunities. This event will be held in the Grace Crum Rollins Building, Rita Ann Rollins Conference Room. Please see this link for more information.
At 8:00 p.m., Asphalt Orchestra, a radical street band unleashing innovative music, will perform in the Emerson Concert Hall, Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts. To learn more or to purchase tickets, please visit tickets.art.emory.edu.
Saturday, September 6
No events are scheduled for today.
Sunday, September 7
Timothy Albrecht will perform Bach Live! with guest pianist William Ransom at 4:00 p.m. in the Emerson Concert Hall, Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts. To see a PDF of the program, please click here.
Monday, September 8
On September 15, the Emory University Emeritus College will host the first talk in its fall Luncheon Colloquium Series. Lois Overbeck, managing editor of The Correspondence of Samuel Beckett, Graduate School, and Brenda Bynum, professor emerita of theater, will give a talk titled “A Letter is not a Tweet: Emory’s editing of The Letters of Samuel Beckett." This colloquium will be held in Room 130 at The Luce Center from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend. However, attendees who opt for lunch must register on or before the Thursday prior to each colloquium. The fee for lunch is $8.00 and it will be accepted at the door. For more information about The Lunch Colloquium and to register, please visit emory.edu/emeritus.
Librarian Erin Mooney will host a Zotero Workshop from noon to 1:00 p.m. in room 314 of the Woodruff Library. Please click here to learn more.
For more events at Emory, visit http://www.emory.edu/home/events.