to celebrate preaching
The Candler School of Theology will celebrate its preaching tradition
with a series of workshops, Sept. 15–19 designed for Candler
alumni and for ministers of all denominations interested in hearing
and learning from some of country’s best preachers.
The “Celebration of Preaching” will feature preachers
from eight different denominations as well as the installation of
Thomas Long as Candler’s Bandy Professor of Preaching. Bandy
has been described as one of the 12 best preachers in America.
A total of three continuing education credits will be offered for
participants. For registration information, call 404-727-0714, e-mail
or go to www.candler.emory.edu/ACADEMIC/OCME.
UACT to hold teaching
seminar, Sept. 18
The University Advisory Council on Teaching will hold its first
event of the semester, “Inclusive Teaching and Diversity in
the Sciences and Professional Schools,” Sept. 18 from 11:30
a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Jones Room of Woodruff Library.
Participants will offer practical advice and strategies for creating
an inclusive environment in science and professional school classrooms.
RSVP to email@example.com.
Emory makes appearance on WB show
Emory will be featured in the Sept. 22 episode of the WB program
“Everwood.” The hour-long drama, set in Everwood, Utah,
features Treat Williams as Dr. Andrew Brown, a neurosurgeon and
widower who moved from New York to the Rocky Mountains in order
raise his two teenage children and open a free clinic.
The Sept. 22 episode centers on a college fair, and Emory banners,
T-shirts and other paraphernalia are featured. “Everwood”
is shown Mondays on the WB network at 9 p.m. The show’s season
premiere is tonight.