July 23, 2007
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Kim Urquhart, Editor
Christi Gray, Designer
Bryan Meltz, Photography Director
Amber Jackson, Intern
PHOTO: BRYAN MELTZ
Challenge & Champions participants could be spotted in their bright gold T-shirts at Emory’s sports fields, libraries and laboratories earlier this month. The summer program blends
academics with athletics to help middle school students develop healthy habits.
Challenge & Champions inspires
student and teacher enthusiasm
From tracking a popular Harry Potter book from script to screen to learning the basics of badminton, Challenge & Champions offers a clever combination of academic enrichment, physical education and summer fun for rising 6th, 7th and 8th graders from metro Atlanta. The innovative three-week program serves a dual purpose: to challenge young minds and train pre-service teachers. Click here to read the full text of this story.
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CAMPUS NEWS UPDATE:
U.S. News & World Report Ranks Emory Among Nation's Top Hospitals
July 25 Headlines
Rollins family gives $50M gift to School
of Public Health
Emory taps Tim Downes to serve as athletic director
Nadolski brings expertise to Emory’s emergency preparedness efforts
‘Life of Faith’ finds new meaning
at Youth Theological Initiative
SIRE students learn art of research and teamwork in summer program
Emory College pilot project shows how cutting energy equals big savings
helps Emory save water
Carter Center promotes dialogue, education on Palestinian issues
Faculty performances, David Dorfman highlight dance season at Emory
Scholarship & Research: Winskell’s films focus
on HIV/AIDS prevention
Scholarship & Research: Physicist opens new window on glass
First Person: Sam Marie Engle
Geshe Lobsang Tenzin Negi