Author Archives: Maureen McGavin

Online and streaming yoga offered by Emory

Emory is offering free online and streaming yoga classes and expanding its offerings. You can take classes or follow poses of your own choosing at your convenience. Yoga for Work includes stretches you can do in your chair or at your desk setup, and there is also guided meditation. They just added a few Saturday […]

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ECDS helps launch Emory podcast for healthy living

When Dr. Sharon Bergquist wanted to start a podcast to give people on-the-go access to the latest health and wellness information that could change their lives, she turned to the staff at the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship. ECDS helped her launch “The Whole Health Cure,” Emory Healthcare’s podcast that aims to inform and inspire […]

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Jennifer Gunter King, Director, Rose Library

Emory’s Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library has named Jennifer Gunter King as its new director. She started on Oct. 15. “Jennifer brings a wealth of experience and an expansive view of libraries, not only from a special collections aspect but from a broader organizational understanding,” says University Librarian Yolanda Cooper. “She will […]

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Emory Libraries staff members to present at the Decatur Book Festival

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Emory Libraries and Emory University continue their sponsorship of the Decatur Book Festival, to be held Saturday, Sept. 2, and Sunday, Sept. 3, in downtown Decatur, Georgia. Emory Libraries will be joined by staff from the Emory Center for Faculty Development and Excellence, Carlos Museum and the Emory Center for Ethics in the Emory tent, […]

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Emory University implements new password policy; all passwords must be changed before Sept. 9

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Change is good. Especially when it comes to your Emory password. Emory University is implementing a new password policy for everyone who has an active Emory University NetID and an email address ending in This new policy includes a requirement that all passwords must be changed at least every 365 days. By Sept 9, […]

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Bobby Jones Exhibition Opens February 12

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“Bobby Jones: The Game of Life” opens Thursday, Feb. 12, in the Schatten Gallery on Level 3 of the Robert W. Woodruff Library. The exhibition, which will remain on view through Nov. 30, 2015, is open to the public at no charge. “The life of Bobby Jones exemplifies so much of what we value at […]

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Kim Braxton chosen as new director of Academic Technology Services

Kim Braxton is the new director of academic technology services (ATS) for Emory University’s Library and Information Technology Services (LITS). In this position, Braxton will advance the University’s academic technology program, in collaboration with faculty, students, and library and information technology professionals. She also will develop and implement programs to enhance education and engagement through the innovative […]

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