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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: Emory Report news: Emory program for first-generation college students set to graduate first participants Emory Libraries news: Top 5 reasons to visit Woodruff Library on Emory’s commencement weekend Emory Libraries news: Alumni and the library Emory Libraries news: Rose Library acquires work of “Atlanta’s Andy Warhol,” Jon Arge Upcoming LITS events: (go HERE for more information […]

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Emory Staff Fest is celebrating 40 years

Emory will be holding its 40th Annual Staff Fest on May 18, from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm on the Quad, with games, music, dancing and food. Staff Fest will also have face-painting, caricature drawings, green-screen photos, a rock wall, basketball hoop, relay races, supersized Twister, corn hole, a live DJ, 70’s music with dancing on the […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: Emory Report news: Through Coursera, Emory faculty reach broad audiences around the world Emory Libraries news: Excellence of program and faculty featured in “History of Teaching Medicine at Emory” exhibit Emory Libraries news: Congratulations to our graduating library employees – Oxford class of 2018 Emory Libraries news: Emory Libraries 2017-18 Woodruff Fellows Presentations ECDS news: Southern […]

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Students vying for Hult Prize use MAKEmory to bring idea to life

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In the back of Cox Computing Center, through dimmed, relaxed lighting and students glued to glowing laptop screens, a bright room beckons curious students to wander in and discover MAKEmory, Emory’s campus makerspace (formerly known as TechLab). This semester, a group of three students wandered in and have returned every week since to incubate a […]

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LITS recent headlines and upcoming events

Recent LITS headlines: Emory Libraries news: A Memory of Biafra: Flashback into the Life and the Politics of Secession from John J. Stremlau’s Papers at the Rose Library Emory Report news: Seeing the world through a different lens: Emory students’ study abroad photos showcase learning experiences across the globe Emory Report news: Crespino to discuss Atticus Finch biography, […]

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Jay Flanagan and Jessica Robinson honored by Oxford

Two LITS employees were recognized on Wednesday by Oxford Dean, Douglas Hicks, in a beautiful outdoor ceremony on the grounds of the stately college. Jay Flanagan, manager of the Messaging Team, received a Friends of Oxford Award. Jay and his team have worked with Oxford for at least the last ten years. Not only has […]

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Save the Date: LITS Game Day is back!

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Back by popular demand, Game Day, an annual spring event that originated in the old IT Division, is back as LITS Game Day! When:  May 23 from 3pm-6pm Where: Computing Center at Cox Hall Save the date and come have some fun playing games and catching up with work friends.  Snacks and refreshing beverages will be […]

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