March 17, 2008

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Nancy Seideman,
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Bryan Meltz, Photography Director

Leslie King, Editorial Assistant

Carol Clark, Staff Writer

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Eddy Von Mueller, a lecturer in film studies, leads Emory’s first-ever narrative filmmaking class in critiquing a student film shot “old school”
on Super 8mm.

Lights, camera, action: Film studies adds
an action track to classes in theory, history and criticism

Senior Susan Talbot leans slightly forward in her seat as the lights in the classroom dim and Eddy Von Mueller, a lecturer in the Department of Film Studies, begins to play a film clip on the screen at the front of the room.
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Archive enhances civil rights research
Woodruff Library’s Jones Room was packed, media and guests were in place, and smiles were all around when Provost Earl Lewis stepped to the mike March 6 to announce that the Southern Christian Leadership Conference had placed its archive at Emory.
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Scholarship goes online with electronic theses program

Emory is tapping into a national trend that has been gaining momentum among top research universities with the creation of a university-wide repository of student research. Beginning in fall 2008, all graduate students will submit their doctoral dissertations and master’s theses in electronic form for the University’s Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETD) database. Undergraduates completing honors theses will contribute to the online, searchable repository beginning in 2009. Click here to read the full text of this story.