July 20, 2009

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Nancy Seideman,
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Kim Urquhart, Editor

Christi Gray, Designer

Bryan Meltz, Photography Director

Leslie King, Editorial Assistant

Carol Clark, Staff Writer



Photo by Ann Borden

Concertgoers brought lawn chairs, blankets and picnics to the Goizueta Business School’s Jenkins Courtyard for a free evening of music July 9 with the Emory Summer Concert Band. Scott Stewart, senior lecturer and director of wind studies, conducted the all-instrumental program, featuring Bernard Flythe on the tuba. The mostly American pieces included selections from Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma” as a preview of the production of that musical coming next spring from Theater Emory and the Emory Wind Symphony.

U.S. News ranks Emory among best hospitals
Emory University Hospital again joins the prestigious ranks of America’s top medical institutions in the annual U.S. News & World Report guide to “America’s Best Hospitals.” Click here to read the full text of this story.

Get active in benefits planning
Katherine Hinson knew it was time to see an investment counselor when she contemplated dipping into her retirement savings to fund a home repair. Click here to read the full text of this story.

Building digital literacy
To help faculty, staff and students incorporate technology in various projects, Emory’s Center for Interactive Teaching (ECIT) provides training workshops to build a digitally literate community.
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