Monthly Archives: November 2018

Emory Libraries Leadership Development Program finishes second cohort

The second Libraries Leadership Development Program recently completed its extensive training program, which included executive education, goal setting and review, crucial conversations to get better results, introduction to project management, situational leadership, the Birkman Method, and diversity and inclusion. This second cohort took a year to complete and was developed to provide employees with effective […]

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Annual Chili Cook-Off/Dessert Bake-Off continues to bring out large crowds

The Annual LITS Chili Cook-Off/Dessert Bake-Off was held this week on a beautiful fall day. Over 150 folks were in attendance. LITS employees from throughout the division flocked to the 1762 parking lot to partake in a wide array of chilis (21 submissions) and desserts (8 submissions). Danny Bridges (PeopleSoft administration) continues to reign supreme as chili […]

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Green IT update

Emory Point is holding an unwanted item recycling event on Friday, November 9, from 10 am to 4 pm at the Green Space by The General Muir. Mark your calendars and get ready to recycle. Details of what can be recycled are: Residential materials only. No contractor or commercial waste Clothing: Gently worn clothing, shoes, and […]

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Lindsay Narbeth, Educational Analyst, Coursera Team

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Lindsay Narbeth is the newest educational analyst who will be doing video work for the video production team. Prior to coming to Emory, she spent about a year doing freelance video editing work. She also interned with the production department of 22Squared, an Atlanta-based ad agency. Born in New York City, Lindsay grew up in […]

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Paul Preyer, Systems Administrator, Goizueta Business Library

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Paul Preyer joins the GBL as their new systems administrator. Before coming to Emory, Paul was a human resources trainer for four years with Hershand Entertainment and for seven years with Recourse Consulting. A native of Indianapolis, IN, Paul came to the South for the inviting climate. He earned his bachelor’s degree in English from […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: ECDS news: New special issue of American Quarterly highlights intersections between American studies and the digital humanities Emory Libraries news: Recent accomplishments at the WHSC Library Emory Libraries news: Oxford’s game collection puts pieces together for stress relief Emory Report news: Join EmoryThanks on Nov. 8 to show gratitude to Emory donors Upcoming […]

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