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Bill Choate leaves Emory after 32 years of IT excellence

Bill Choate, a storage engineer II on the Enterprise Storage team, is retiring from Emory this week after 32 years in IT. “It’s been a long ride of constant change,” says Bill. “It’s been an amazing industry to work in. Things we do today were only pipe dreams just twenty years ago.” Originally from Chattanooga, […]

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Kim Comstock: “I enjoyed coming to work every day.”

Kim Comstock, the business manager for LITS HR, is finally leaving Emory after 37 amazing years. Born in Webster, NY (outside of Rochester), Kim attended college at Cedar Crest College (a private woman’s college in Allentown, PA) and earned a degree in philosophy and studio arts. “Philosophy makes you contemplate life. I still like reading […]

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With a twinkle and a smile, Al Shelton departs after 34 years of Emory service

This week marks the last in a 34-year Emory career for applications developer and analyst, Al Shelton. It is hard for anyone to believe he’s actually leaving. “What?” says former co-worker Luciano Dalla Venezia. “I didn’t think he was ever leaving!” Hired at Emory in 1986 to promote the use of PCs and get users […]

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Don’t miss the final InfoForum of 2019 next week

We are excited to present our fourth InfoForum for FY20 on Monday, December 9 at 10:00 am in the Jones Room. This is the first time we have hosted the InfoForum on a Monday, so don’t let it sneak up on you. The agenda will be as follows: Lyndon Batiste (Access and Resource Services) – […]

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Adam P. Newman, Digital Scholarship Specialist, ECDS

Adam P. Newman is the new digital scholarship specialist for Atlanta initiatives at the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS). In this role he will manage the implementation of Emory’s ATL Dashboard project, a new initiative which will track and visualize Emory’s community engagements throughout the metro area. He also serves as the managing editor […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: ECDS news: Introductory spotlight on 2019-20 ECDS Fellows Emory Libraries news: Opening doors and more: The storied career of Gary Hauk Emory Libraries news: ‘Archival Lives’ conference examines trans-Atlantic slave trade Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) December 11 – LEAF Holiday Party: 11:30 am – 1:30 […]

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