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Research IT Day brings researchers from across Emory

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Library and Information Technology Services department hosted the first-ever Research IT Day this Tuesday in the Woodruff Library. This all-day conference offered an opportunity for Emory researchers to learn more about the research IT services, offerings, and topics available at Emory. The event featured a series of presentations, hands-on learning sessions, and collaboration opportunities with various […]

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Beats exhibit wins GAMG award

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Emory Libraries and Information Technology received the award for Exhibition of the Year in the $1,000 to $1,000,000 category at the recent annual conference of the Georgia Association of Museums and Galleries. LITS’ Leslie Wingate, CCR director, and Kathy Dixson, exhibitions manager, accepted the award. In presenting the award for “The Dream Machine, The Beat […]

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Audience gets a sneak preview of The Dream Machine exhibit

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Faculty and staff were treated this week to a sneak preview of the upcoming major exhibit being mounted in the Woodruff Library’s Schatten Gallery. “The Dream Machine: The Beat Generation and the Counterculture, 1940-1975” promises to appeal to a diverse audience and engage the Emory and broader Atlanta communities. Curated by Aaron Goldsman, a graduate student […]

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Opening of ‘Epitaphs’ exhibition draws large crowd

Despite heavy rains, a June 22 event marking the opening of the Billy Howard’s Epitaphs for the Living exhibition drew over 100 attendees. Held in the Jones Room of the Woodruff Library, the event featured a conversation between curator Randy Gue and Billy Howard, an Atlanta photographer who began photographing people with HIV/AIDS in 1987. […]

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Maya Cody, Events Manager, Campus and Community Relations

Maya Cody joins LITS as the newest events manager in CCR after spending the previous decade as the special events coordinator for Spelman College. She also worked in events management at Macy’s and AIDS Walk Atlanta. Born and raised in Atlanta, GA, Maya has a bachelor’s degree of education from Spelman and a culinary arts degree […]

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Leslie Wingate, Director, Campus and Community Relations

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Leslie Wingate has assumed the mantle of Director of Campus and Community Relations, following a thorough search to fill the position vacated by the retirement of Ginger Smith last year. For the past 12 years, Leslie has served as the senior director of alumni programs in the Emory Alumni Association. In this role, she headed the team […]

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Felicia Bianchi selected for Leading Change Institute

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Felicia Bianchi (PMO) has been chosen for the Leading Change Institute, held in Washington DC. Sponsored by the Council on Library and Information Resources, the institute has a goal to “prepare and develop the next generation of leaders in libraries, information services, and higher education by engaging those who seek to further develop their skills […]

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