Emory Report
January 24, 2005
Volume 59, Number 16



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January 24, 2005
Around Campus

EmoryGives website taking Tsunami donations

To assist in the continuing tsunami relief effort, Emory is keeping open the EmoryGives website (http://emorygives.emory.edu) for employees to donate online. The Internal Revenue Service has announced that charitable contributions for tsunami relief made by Jan. 31 may be applied to 2004 taxes.

Also, during the Jan. 24–28 Charter Week, students are holding fundraising efforts. Collection tables will be set up in the Dobbs Center, White Hall and Cox Hall from 10 a.m.– 4 p.m. At 7 p.m. on Jan. 27, a benefit concert in Glenn Auditorium will feature student performance groups. Money raised will be directed to the EmoryGives-affiliated federation Global Impact.

VE to host winter fair, Jan. 26-27

Volunteer Emory (VE) will host its annual Winter Volunteer Fair, Wednesday and Thursday, Jan. 26–27, from 11 a.m.–3 p.m. in the Dobbs Center’s Coca-Cola Commons.

Representatives from more then 40 Atlanta community agencies will share their volunteer opportunities, service jobs and internships.

For more information, e-mail VE Director Hildie Cohen at volunteer@emory.edu or call 404-727-6269.

Law Library to host faculty authors

On Wednesday, Feb. 2, at 5 p.m., the MacMillan Law Library will host a “Meet the Faculty Authors” reception, honoring law faculty who have published recent books.

The reception will be held on the library’s entrance level, and the entire Emory community is invited. Law school Dean Tom Arthur and Robin Schreiber, associate dean for library servcices will speak.

For more informaion, contact Schreiber at rschreiber@law.emory.edu or call 404-727-6983.