Emory Everywhere

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Sarah Cook

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Upcoming Alumni Events

Virtual: Every Wednesday follow @AlwaysEmory on Twitter to shadow alumni on a typical work day.

New York: May 28—Emory Network Night.

June 4: Coach Chat Webinar—Pamela Slim, author of Body of Work: Finding the Thread that Ties Your Story Together and Escape from Cubicle Nation: From Corporate Prisoner to Thriving Entrepreneur.

For more, visit www.alumni.emory.edu/calendar.

Dear Friends, 

What does the future hold? Where will life take me? As we explore what it means to be part of a global alumni community, we continue to ask ourselves these important questions.

Change, we know, is constant. Careers begin and pivot, relationships and families grow, and life often takes us down paths we can never fully anticipate. There is an unending sense of wonder and expectation.

As Emory alumni, you are part of a vast global network of individuals with myriad skills and connections. When you try to envision your own future, ask yourself which career connections can help get you there. Who might have the experience to inform your journey?

I encourage you to reach out to your fellow alumni around the world. Meet and get to know them through social events and virtual networking like @AlwaysEmory on Twitter. This summer, we are excited to launch a new comprehensive online alumni community platform to help you maintain career contacts, stay abreast of activities, and keep in touch with Emory and fellow alumni. Watch for details through our website alumni.emory.edu.
Explore the world of infinite possibility together with your fellow alumni.

Sincerely,

Sarah Cook 95C, Senior Associate Vice President for Alumni Affairs

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volcano hopping: Bill Slate 62OX (Top) caught this amazing shot of a fellow traveler crossing lava fields near the Kilauea Iki trail at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park during Emory Travel’s Authentic Hawaii trip this spring, where he hiked, explored lava tubes, and took in the botanical gardens. Also: (Above, from left) Rose Chen 13B, Crystal Wang 11B, Emory Alumni Board President Doug Shipman 95C, Namsoo Im 03C, and Quan Hu 10B pose for a lighthearted photo at the Emory Asian Alumni Leadership Conference in Seoul, South Korea. The inaugural event was designed to strengthen Emory’s initiatives in the region and to build a stronger worldwide alumni network.

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ART OF AN ICON: Emory alumni gathered at the Millennium Gate Museum in Atlantic Station in January to view an exhibit of more than thirty of Winston Churchill’s paintings, many of which have never been publicly exhibited. Former Emory Alumni Board member Chet Tisdale 72L emceed the program, which featured a short historical perspective on Churchill’s artistic life by Churchill’s great-grandson Duncan Sandys. Also: (Above) Marie Han Silloway 00MBA, vice president for marketing and category for Starbucks, discussed the company’s strategies for success in building more than 1,500 stores in China, its largest international market, at a special event in Shanghai for Emory alumni and parents in conjunction with the Emory Asian Alumni Leadership Conference in March. 

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