June 9, 2008

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Nancy Seideman,
Executive Editor

Kim Urquhart, Editor

Christi Gray, Designer

Bryan Meltz, Photography Director

Leslie King, Editorial Assistant

Carol Clark, Staff Writer


Intensive caring infuses metro Atlanta’s public hospital with hopeful future.

Community rescue effort gets Grady off critical list
A little more than a year ago, it looked as if Atlanta’s Grady Memorial Hospital was poised to follow in the footsteps of large public hospitals in Philadelphia, Washington, D.C. and Los Angeles. Caught between spiraling costs and falling funding, these institutions were forced to close their doors.
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Yerkes garden caters to wild tastes
The basil is proving popular but the fennel is getting mixed reviews. Reactions to the harvests of a new educational food garden at the Yerkes National Primate Research Center really come down to individual tastes and styles of eating.
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Employees’ Bright Ideas pay off in funds, satisfaction
Contributing to Bright Ideas at Emory paid off for three employees, whose plans for their $1,000 award money range from “green” investments to investing in education.
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