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Game Day also enjoys record numbers

One of the positive aspects of hosting Game Day immediately after the inaugural LITS Employee Appreciation Party and in the same building? Rollover attendance. LITS Game Day enjoyed its largest crowd since Tara McCurley became director of the facility. “We had about 340 people come through our turnstiles this year, which is up by over […]

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LEAP! a record-setting success

The first-ever LITS Employee Appreciation Party (LEAP!) was attended this week by 375 LITS employees, eclipsing the recently-set employee attendance record of 360 during the 2018 LITS Town Hall. The event included a plated luncheon, LEAP!-emblazoned cupcakes, free LITS t-shirts, door prizes, employee awards and honors, a standing ovation, and two captivating speakers. Rich Mendola […]

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New York Times digital access available to Emory for free

As you may have seen around the Woodruff Library (elevators, digital signage), we now have full digital access to the New York Times. This has been a long time coming for the entire university, but good things come to those who wait, as the price has gone dramatically decreased in the last several years for […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: Emory Libraries news: Emory libraries move to summer hours through August Emory Report news: Synergy II/Nexus Awards fund collaborative research linking health sciences and Emory College Emory Report news: Staff Fest returns Friday to celebrate Emory Employees Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) May 17 – Event: STAFF FEST, Quad, all […]

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Don’t miss the annual LITS Game Day next Tuesday

Please note that our annual LITS Game Day celebration will take place immediately following the LEAP! (LITS Employee Appreciation Party) event next Tuesday, May 14, at the Computing Center at Cox Hall. Those of you who are registered for the LEAP! event are invited to just walk downstairs one level in Cox Hall at the conclusion […]

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Clothing swap at the Computing Center? It computes!

If you walked into the Computing Center at Cox Hall on April 25, you might have thought you were walking into a thrift store. Hundreds of clothing items were spread across tables in the Gallery and Classroom A for a free clothing swap. The swap was led by the Emory Climate Analysis Solutions Team (ECAST) […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: HR news: Staff Fest coming May 17 HR news: Emory staff honored for years of service Emory Libraries news: Reflections on my first conference: report from the Queer History South Conference Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) May 14 – Event: LEAP!, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm, Cox Hall Ballroom, Cox […]

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