July 10, 2009

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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



Photo by Ann Borden

Teachers Dierdre Watkins (left) and Ella Davis collect critters from Newton County’s Bear Creek at the Oxford Institute for Environmental Education.

Fertile ground for environmental education
Teachers at the 2009 Oxford Institute for Environmental Education take inquiry-based techniques they’ve learned back to their school yards. Click here to read the full text of this story.

Is your work-life effective?
For many employees, balancing a career, a family and a healthy lifestyle is often a juggling act. Emory has long offered flexibility and convenience to help employees manage their work-life effectiveness, and now has a virtual hub for work-life programs and services. Click here to read the full text of this story.

$900,000 grant funds new degree program
The Emory Graduate School will launch a master’s degree program in development practice in the fall of 2010, funded by a $900,000 grant from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.
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