Emory Report
October 23, 2006
Volume 59, Number 8


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October 23, 2006
Around Campus

Jake’s Annual Open House this Friday
Dean of Alumni Jake Ward invites the entire Emory community to attend “Jake’s Open House,” his annual Halloween party, at 6 p.m. on Oct. 27. The event, sponsored by the Association of Emory Alumni and the Emory Annual Fund, will take place at the Miller-Ward Alumni House and offer family-friendly activities and a costume contest. For more information, visit www.alumni.emory.edu/2006/homecoming/schedule.htm.

Birdies of Eagles fundraiser to help athletics
The annual Birdies for Eagles Golf Tournament will take place on Friday, Oct. 27, in conjunction with this year’s Emory Sports Hall of Fame inductions.

The proceeds from the tournament will go to the Champions Fund and will help the Emory Department of Athletics raise money to support Emory’s student athletes. The entry fee, which includes greens fees, a continental breakfast and boxed lunch, as well as a reception, is $150 per person and $500 for a foursome.

For more information, visit www.go.emory.edu/General/Birdies_for_Eagles/eventregistration.html.

Robinson to discuss AIDS vaccine at lecture
Harriet Robinson, chief of the Division of Microbiology and Immunology at Yerkes Primate Center, will deliver the eighth annual Mary Lynn Morgan Annual Lectureship on Women in the Health Professions at 7:30 on Tuesday, Oct. 24. Her lecture, “Working Towards an HIV/AIDS Vaccine: Where Are We Now and Where Do We Want to Be?,” will take place at the Miller-Ward Alumni House. For more information e-mail rgsledg@emory.edu.