Category Archives: News and Events

Award of Distinction Call for Nominations

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 2018 Emory Award of Distinction. As you may recall, as part of our Significant Contribution Award (SCA) process, a subset of the winners could be submitted for the Award of Distinction. However, since the timeline for soliciting Award of Distinction nominations has been moved from the usual timing in […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: ECDS news: Applications now open for Digital Scholarship Internship Program Emory Libraries news: Applications open for Emory OpenCon 2018 Travel Scholarship Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) August 23 – Webinar: Sleeping for Optimal Health, 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m., click HERE to register August 31 – Decatur Book […]

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Workplace safety active shooter training in Woodruff Library Jones Room

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LITS HR and Operations & Access Services has arranged for the Office of Critical Event Preparedness and Response (CEPAR) and Emory Police Department (EPD) to provide training on workplace safety – active shooter. Angela Adam, Emory CEPAR  and Jay Schmahl, EPD will be the presenters. Two training sessions will be offered as follows: Monday, August […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: ECDS news: Sounding Spirit receives $260,000 grant for digital critical editions from the National Endowment for the Humanities Emory Libraries news: Environmental monitoring at the Emory Libraries Emory Report news: Decatur Book Festival announces Emory University as presenting sponsor Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) August 14 – LEAF […]

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InfoForum schedule announced for Fall

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Campus and Community Relations (CCR) is announcing its Fall 2018 InfoForum schedule. The InfoForum is an opportunity for employees to share new projects or initiatives, learn more about what’s going on in other areas of Emory Libraries and information technology, and collaborate and connect with their colleagues. In an effort to bring broadly diverse content to the meeting, the team […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: AJC news: Atlanta entertainment icon announced as keynote for 2018 AJC Decatur Book Festival Labor Day Weekend Emory Report news: Emory ranked among America’s Best Employers for Women by Forbes Emory Report news: Why Emory embraces difficult conversations: Emory President Claire Sterk Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information for each event) […]

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Green Notes

Happy July! Did you know there is a Staff Tour of the Emory Farmer’s Market coming soon?  On Tuesday, July 17 and 31, at 11:45am. Taylor Spicer, of the Office of Sustainability Initiatives (OSI), will be your tour guide.  She will highlight the benefits of eating food in season and ways to prepare seasonal dishes. […]

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