June 26, 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


“Walker Up Close:
A Conversation with Friend And Colleague Rudolph Byrd.


Photo by bryan
Campus Services staff have contributed more than 250 cost-cutting ideas, such as modifying the uniform replacement policy. Custodian Shonell Nelson (left) and Coordinator of Training Suzetta Lockleer demonstrate.

Staff leads efforts to cut costs
In the Division of Campus Services, water cooler service has been replaced with faucet filters; seasonal parties and picnics have gone potluck; and employees are invested in saving energy in their personal workspaces. Click here to read the full text of this story.

Rare Emory books debut in New York
Two of Emory’s libraries are contributing items to a New York City exhibition showcasing 16th century Biblical illustrations this summer, and the exhibition will come to Carlos Museum in the fall. Click here to read the full text of this story.

Prospective students see what college is all about
Students setting their sights beyond high school are getting an early glimpse of what college is all about. Emory College has launched its Pre-College Program, giving such students a slice of the college experience both in and out of the classroom.
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Special inserts



Emory Report Extra
New administrative review process introduced

Landmark project to map genomics of complex ant systems

Meet the new nursing dean

Emory announces Phase III study of progesterone for traumatic brain injury

Technology transfer tools drive discovery and protect researchers

New online journals broaden religion discussion

ARCHE report: Investing in higher ed pays off in Georgia

Americans finding religion in unlikely places, says new book

Movies made at Emory: "The Misadventure" and "Captain Majid"

Blog spotlight: ‘Reloville’ puts American dream on wheels

Office closed, duties continue for chancellor

Report From: Emory Alumni Association

Campus composting wastes no time reducing excess

Project GRAD: A college connection

Take Note

Uncovering secrets of sound symbolism

How mouse mothers’ brains are set to hear their babies’ calls

Mark your calendars for concerts, events

First Person: D. Dennis Flores

Emory Profile: Connie Roth

‘Doc’ Partin led way to athletics for all

Laneys’ legacy gift includes Emory family

OUCP teams up on stimulus spending

Eagle joins the major leagues