Monday, April 27
The Vega String Quartet will perform Mozart @ the Med School today at noon in the School of Medicine Lobby. Music at Emory has more information.
Phyllis Granoff (Lex Hinson Professor of World Religions, Yale University) will speak on "A Space for Tolerance: Responses to Other Religious Groups in Medieval Indian Literature." This talk will take place at 4:15 p.m. in Bowden Hall 323. More information is available at mesas.emory.edu.
There will be an Oxford Dance Performance tonight at 8:00 p.m. in Williams Hall (Oxford College). Please click here to learn more.
Tuesday, April 28
M. Paul Murphy (Associate Professor, Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Kentucky) will speak on "Vascular Contributions to Dementia (VCID): Modeling the Disease in Mice and Novel Therapeutic Approaches" at noon in 5052 Rollins Research Center. This event is part of the Pharmacology Seminar Series.
There will be a Community Classroom event at 4:00 p.m. in the Oxford City Hall community room. Eloise Carter (Biology, Oxford) will discuss "Plants, People, and Place in the Piedmont." Please click here to learn more.
Wednesday, April 29
Erika Zwierlein-Diehl (Honorary Professor of Classical Archaeology, University of Bonn) will give a lecture tonight titled "Three Thousand Years of Ancient Engraved Gems." This lecture will take place at 7:30 p.m. in the Michael C. Carlos Museum, Reception Hall, Level Three.
Thursday, April 30
The Annual William C. Wood Research Symposium will be held today. John C. Alverdy (Sarah and Harold Lincoln Thompson Professor of Surgery and Executive Vice-Chair of Surgery, University of Chicago) will speak on "Collapse of Commensalism, the Emerging Pathobiome, and the Immunopathology of Sepsis" at 7:00 a.m. in the Emory University Hospital Auditorium. This talk is part of the surgery department's Grand Rounds series; please see surgery.emory.edu to learn more.
The Emory Regional Perinatal Center and the Emory Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine (Department of Pediatrics) will host its 23rd Annual Conference: Neonatology 2015 today, starting at 7:00 a.m. This conference will be held in the Emory Conference Center Hotel. For more information or to register, please click here.
The Emory ADRC 9th Brain Health Forum will be held today from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Carter Presidential Center (453 Freedom Parkway). Please click here to learn more.
The 6th Annual Academic & Industry Intersection Conference: Innovative Investment Models will be held today from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Morehouse School of Medicine, Louis W. Sullivan National Center for Primary Care Auditorium (720 Westview Drive SW). For more information or to register, please click here.
The Center for Faculty Development presents "SoTL 101: An Introduction to the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL)," from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Jones Room of the Woodruff Library. This workshop will provide an overview of the scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL), including why SoTL projects are important and how to get started. For more information and to register, click here.
The next talk in the AntiquiTEA series will be held today as Amanda Hellman, curator of African art at the Carlos Museum, explores Dogon myths, their understanding of Sirius, and the controversy surrounding their history, using a recently conserved Kanaga mask. This talk will be held at 4:00 p.m. in the Michael C. Carlos Museum, Reception Hall, Level Three.
Joshua Buckholtz (Psychology, Harvard University) will speak on "The Causal Neurobiology of Self-Control" today at 4:00 p.m. in PAIS 280. A reception will follow. This event is the Department of Psychology's Research Day Speaker. Please email Emily Stills at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Friday, May 1
No events are scheduled for today.
Saturday, May 2
The Emory Chamber Music Society of Atlanta - Emerson Series will continue with the Danielle K. Rabel Memorial Concert at 8:00 p.m. in the Emerson Concert Hall, Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts. This concert, featuring the Vega String Quartet, will feature Beethoven's great Op. 131 and more.
Sunday, May 3
No events are scheduled for today.
Monday, May 4
The Emory University Emeritus College will host the next talk in its spring 2015 Luncheon Colloquium Series. Gretchen Schulz (English Emerita, Oxford College) will speak on "The Merchant of Venice: Shakespeare's Unfunniest Comedy?" This event will be held in 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 $10.00 and it will be accepted at the door. For more information about The Lunch Colloquium and to register, please visit emory.edu/emeritus.
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