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August 23, 2004
WADE, SHUR TO RECEIVE LEVY AWARDS
Paul Wade of pathology and laboratory medicine and Barry Shur of
cell biology will receive the 2004
Albert E. Levy Awards for Excellence
in Scientific Research in a ceremony to be held Wednesday, Aug.
at 3:30 p.m. in the Grace Crum Rollins Room of the Rollins
School of Public Health.
Wade, an assistant professor, will receive the junior faculty award for his work
in gene regulatory pathways in cancer cells. He has published 24 manuscripts
since coming to Emory in 2000.
Shur, who will receive the senior faculty award, is Charles Howard Candler Professor
and chair of cell biology. Focusing on the molecular mechanisms underlying cellular
interactions, Shur has published more than 110 manuscripts during his career.
He came to Emory in 1996.
The Rollins Room is on the eighth floor of the public health building. A reception
will follow the awards presentation.
FRANCK, CAIN TO TELL THEIR STORIES
The Center for Women will host its sixth annual Telling Our Stories
event on Tuesday, Sept. 14. Alicia Franck, senior associate vice
president for University Development, and Ginger Cain, University
Archivist, are the featured speakers.
The event, sponsored by the Center for Women, will begin with a 5:30
p.m. reception in the Miller-Ward Alumni House. Advanced reservations
are required, and space is limited. The cost is $25 and includes
a three-course dinner.
Payment is due by Sept. 8. RSVPs and payments can be made by visiting
the Center for Women’s
at www.emory.edu/WOMENS_CENTER. For more information contact the Center for
404-727-2000 or at jwill04@ emory.edu.