Emory Report
February 11, 2008
Volume 60, Number 19

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February 11, 2008
Advance notice

Dooley Cup II: The duel continues
The Student Government Association Red Sox will take the field against the Druid Hill Administration Orioles in the second annual Dooley Cup, Feb. 18.

The softball match, held on the varsity softball field from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., begins with a ceremonial first pitch by Lord Dooley. The national anthem will be led by Vice President Gary Hauk on trumpet and a student singer, and a capella groups AHANA and Aural Pleasure will entertain the crowd during the mid-game stretch.

Great Debate hosts Nader
Political activist and former presidential candidate Ralph Nader will speak about activism and the environment Tuesday, Feb. 19, 7 p.m. in Glenn Memorial Auditorium.

An open reception and book signing will follow. The speech is part of the College Council’s Great Debate.
Tickets will be available at the Dobbs Center Info Desk beginning today, Feb. 11.

Status: not quo at PCSW
The President’s Commission on the Status of Women is holding its annual Open Forum on Feb. 20 from 4 to 5 p.m. in the Jones Room of the Woodruff Library.

Come hear about the commission’s past achievements, its current focus, and the aspects of membership.
Join your own passions about improving the lives of Emory’s women with the work of the commission. For more information, visit www.pcsw.emory.edu.

Unsung Heroines to be recognized
Eight Unsung Heroines will be honored Thursday, Feb. 21, at a reception and dinner at the Miller-Ward Alumni House.

An Unsung Heroine is a woman who has demonstrated extraordinary dedication to issues that affect women at Emory or in the larger community, but whose efforts have not received formal recognition.
The event begins at 5:30 p.m. Cost to attend is $40 per person or $30 for Friends of the Center for Women. Reservations are required.

The event is co-sponsored by the Center for Women and the Emory Alumni Association. For more information, contact Sasha Smith at sasha.smith@emory.edu or 404-727-2001.