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Destress Therapy Dogs
ECL in the News: December 2018

December 18, 2018

Emory Volleyball All-American Mady Arles To Be Featured In Sports Illustrated's Faces In The Crowd... Finals hounding you? De-stress with therapy dogs... Underwood, Chernow are Division III National Players of the Week... Emory volleyball wins NCAA D-III national championship... Arles & Dzurik Highlight Emory Volleyball All-America Honorees...

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Rick Huizinga
ECL Kudos: December 2018

December 18, 2018

Kudos for Jonathan Cooper, Marlon Gibson, Rick Huizinga, Suzanne Onorato, Elaine Turner, Matt Urbanczyk.

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Emory book club
ECL Program Highlights: December 2018

December 18, 2018

Emory Dining has reduced the minimum dollar amount required Dooley Dollars meal accounts. CCE partnered to design and paint a mural for Columbia Elementary School. Rapt by Others Book Club participants read James McBride's The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to his White Mother. Construction of the Emory Student Center moves forward on schedule for a May 2019 opening.

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FAC Panel Welkley
Emory faculty and Campus Life staff partnerships serve students

December 18, 2018

A November panel discussion focused on partnerships between Academic Affairs and Campus Life, with the goal of offering insights for additional faculty-staff engagement initiatives.

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Dona Yarbrough
One Emory in Campus Life: New AVP Yarbrough is expanding faculty and academic engagement

December 18, 2018

Dona Yarbrough, recently appointed assistant VP of Campus Life, spoke recently with ECL Connections about faculty and academic engagement and how these responsibilities relate to the new One Emory Strategic Framework.

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Emory Volleyball Arles and Dzurik
Arles and Dzurik Highlight Emory Volleyball All-America Honorees

November 13, 2018

Four members of the Emory volleyball program have been recognized for their outstanding play, culminating with recognition on the 2018 Division III All-America Team. Saunders, who was named the UAA's Most Valuable Player, is second on the squad and 13th in the league with an average of 2.71 kills per set.

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mealtimes to foster increased engagement between faculty members and undergraduate students.
Encouraging student-faculty engagement: Let's Do Lunch @ the DUCling!

November 7, 2018

Emory is piloting a new initiative this fall that uses mealtimes to foster increased engagement between faculty members and undergraduate students. Let's Do Lunch @ the DUCling! ¿ an initiative of the Emory Undergraduate Project (EmoryUP) and Campus Life

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AMUC Plaza
ECL Program Highlights: November 2018

November 7, 2018

New AMUC Plaza. Below, the renovated plaza outside the five-door (a.k.a., Five Sisters) entrance to the Alumni Memorial University Center is now open. The plaza will connect physically and aesthetically with the Emory Student Center plaza...

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Homecoming 2018
Parent and Family Programs: Building community at Emory

November 7, 2018

Approximately 1,000 parents and other family members were among the estimated 2,500 alumni and..."Reaching out to and engaging the parents of 15,000 Emory students is a challenging task," said Bridget Guernsey Riordan, assistant vice president of Campus Life Alumni Relations, and Parent and Family Programs.

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Women Soccer
ECL in the News: November 2018

November 7, 2018

Emory Volleyball Travels To Berry For NCAA Regional Action - Draws Meredith College In Opener... Going Dancing! - Emory Women's Soccer Headed Back to NCAA Tournament... Emory Volleyball Sweeps Chicago To Win UAA Crown -- Earns Automatic Bid To NCAA Tournament... Emory honors 12 staff members with prestigious Award of Distinction...

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AMUC Plaza
ECL Kudos: November 2018

November 7, 2018

Kudos: Danielle M. Bruce-Steele, Tomika DePriest, Amber Mann joining Campus Life as coordinator of Conference Services and Housing Operations, and Becka Shetty is featured in episode 9 of the Emory 7, a video series produced by the Emory College of Arts and Sciences...

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Emory Votes 2018
Emory Votes: Shuttling to vote with Emory!

November 7, 2018

On Election Day, Emory helped dozens of students become 2018 Georgia voters with a special shuttle bus route that made the rounds to polling places near the Druid Hills Campus. Click below for Emory Votes 2018: Slide Show images.

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Emory Votes 2018
Emory Votes 2018

November 5, 2018

On Election Day, the Emory Votes initiative - a partnership of administration, faculty, staff, and student government organizations... What: Emory Votes shuttle bus transportation to polling places... When: Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 6. Polling places open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Shuttle routes operate from 6:45 a.m. to 8 p.m.

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Emory Eagles Volleyball
Emory Volleyball Travels To Berry For NCAA Regional Action - Draws Meredith College In Opener

November 5, 2018

The Eagles will head to the campus of Berry College where they will compete in the eight-team Rome, Georgia Regional. Action at the Cage Center begins on Friday (Nov. 9) with four quarterfinal-round battles, followed by Saturday's semifinals. Emory's opening-round foe will be Meredith College from the USA South Athletic Conference.

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Emory Volleyball Arles and Dzurik
Going Dancing! - Emory Women's Soccer Headed Back to NCAA Tournament

November 5, 2018

The Emory University Women's Soccer team is headed back to the NCAA Division III Tournament for the first time since 2014, earning an at-large bid to the tournament as the 64-team field was announced on Monday afternoon.

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Emory Student Center West view
ECL highlights October 2018

October 9, 2018

Social Justice Competency for Managers. Hiring managers are encouraged to attend Campus Life's new series to prepare them for social justice competency. Construction of the former Campus Life Center moves forward on schedule for its May 2019 opening.

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Ed Lee, senior director of the Barkley Forum for Debate
Kudos for Colleagues - October 2018

October 9, 2018

Congratulations to the following colleagues: Elijah Ajayi, Michael Demers, Hallie Dowling-Huppert, Jonathan Duke, Ed Lee, Meenakshi Palaniappan, Daniela Muñoz Rogers, and Jordan Schilit. Read on for their achievement and accomplishments.

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Conversations on the Quad
In the News - October 2018

October 9, 2018

In the News October 2018: Emory's new Campus Life Center gets an official name, Share your thoughts about the community at 'Conversations on the Quad', Look for Catlanta's #Carloscats on campus through Friday, On-campus voter registration events continue through Oct. 5

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North View new constructions Emory Student Center
New Campus Life Center gets official name

October 9, 2018

The name "Emory Student Center" replaces the "Campus Life Center" designation for the capital project, which remains on schedule to open in May 2019.

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Emory Convo quad
Barkley Forum's Ed Lee delivers keynote for Conversations on the Quad

October 9, 2018

Keynote remarks for Emory's second Conversations on the Quad event were delivered by Ed Lee of the Barkley Forum. The theme for this event was"Community." Lee's remarks, lightly edited for print, follow.

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Emory Futcher Katie golf coach
A conversation with Katie Futcher, head coach for Emory's new women's golf program

October 9, 2018

Coach Futcher recently shared some thoughts on her leadership and the future of women's golf at Emory. Following is an edited version of what she had to say.

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Tomika DePriest, senior director of Communications
Kudos for Colleagues- September 2018

September 11, 2018

Kudos: Shantrell Bowe has joined Campus Life as a career... Tomika DePriest, senior director of Communications, has been chosen as a judging coordinator... Tharyn Giovanni Grant is a new clinician and Brian Klarman is the new assistant director of debate...

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Conversations on the Quad
In the News - September 2018

September 11, 2018

In the News September 2018: Photos: Oxford College Move-In Day, Energy Innovators, Summer of Service: Graduation Generation, a Campus Life initiative, is featured in this story about Emory students who spent the summer making an impact in Atlanta.

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September 2018 CLC Side view
ECL highlights September 2018

September 11, 2018

Campus Life Center. Construction update in photos below. For more information and/or to subscribe to the CLC Newsletter, visit: http://www.campuslifecenter.com/. Photos provided by Emory Campus Services.

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Move In 2018
Student orientation leaders play vital role in annual success of the program

September 11, 2018

Every year, OUE and Campus Life partner to deploy orientation leaders (OLs) and captains. Last month, 100 OLs welcomed new students, helped them move in, escorted them around campus, planned late-evening events, and led small-group sessions.

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First-year student Jess Lang, on left, checks into Raoul Hall
Ongoing partnerships make Move-In a success every year

September 11, 2018

Campus Life, in partnership with other university units, plays an essential role in the yearlong preparation and fall execution of the annual Move-In and New Student Orientation.

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David Clark, associate vice president of Campus Life
Kudos for Colleagues- August 2018

August 14, 2018

Kudos: Adrianna Baggetta, Don Cornwell, David Clark, Sandra Edwards, Marlon Gibson, A.T. Helix, B. David Hunter, Nicole Jackson, congratulations for all their achievements. Kathy Moss will end her 15-year tenure as the executive administrative assistant for the vice president of Campus Life this month.

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Andrew_Wilson_Captures-Gold_Meda_in_4x100
In the News - August 2018

August 14, 2018

Baseball: Emory Names Adrianna Baggett Head Baseball Coach, Swimming: Andrew Wilson Captures Gold Medal in 4x100 Medley Relay at Pan Pacific Championships, Men's Soccer Ranked 8th in United Soccer Coaches Preseason Poll, Emory Women's Tennis Six Tabbed As Scholar-Athletes, Student move-out donations divert waste from landfill, aid local nonprofit

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The communicating stairway from the Commons
ECL Program highlights - August 2018

August 14, 2018

Campus Life Center.: Prep work is underway for a section of the concrete base for Asbury Circle. Stone is in place and compacted, while welded wire fabric is positioned on the stone. ...The communicating stairway from the Commons up to level 3 is visible in the background.

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Emory faculty partner to enhance Faculty in Residence Program
Campus Life staff and Emory faculty partner to enhance Faculty in Residence Program

August 14, 2018

Emory's Faculty in Residence (FIR) Program will reach a milestone this fall in serving Emory students when it adds a living-learning community to its traditional theme hall initiatives.

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Kathy Moss leaving Emory Campus Life
Kathy Moss, executive assistant to three deans, to retire after 15 years

August 14, 2018

Emory Campus Life will lose a beloved member of its staff with Kathy Moss' retirement this month. She is concluding her 15-year tenure as an executive assistant for the vice president and dean of Campus Life.

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ECL highlights July 2018

July 18, 2018

All In A Day. Kudos to Team Campus Life! During this February fundraising...Asbury Circle to Close. AMUC Elevator Replacement. Asbury Circle to Close. CLC-related construction and the replacement of a steam line will impact Asbury...Campus Life Center. Construction update in photos...

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Courtney Bossong
Kudos for Colleagues - July 2018

July 17, 2018

Kudos: Kenneth M. Anthony is a new coordinator... Courtney Bossong is the new coordinator for memberships and external operations... Hector G. Cuevas joined Campus Life as a coordinator... Cathy Marques, Mishalle Marszalek, Dan Oberg, and Nichole Reader

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Bridget Harding
In the News - July 2018

July 17, 2018

Emory's Bridget Harding Earns Prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship. Emory trip explores issues common to South Africa, U.S. Emory Names Katie Futcher Head Women's Golf Coach. Recent Emory College graduate receives national leadership award.

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July 2018_Vimband team in Lab
Trio of socially conscious Emory student entrepreneurs embark on million-dollar quest to serve humanity

July 17, 2018

Amid signs that global climate change is accelerating, Kieren Helmn, Ryan James, and Jesse Rosen-Gooding have developed the "Vimband," a wearable device designed to prevent heat stress and related illnesses, as well as to warm wearers in severe cold.

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ULC-Rivera
University Learning Community: A Hidden Gem

July 17, 2018

Emory's first University Learning Community (ULC) is a hidden gem formed around the convic-tion that both parties in community-campus partnerships should work together as equal part-ners. "The best partnerships are true collaborations and mutually beneficial," said ULC cofounder Kate Grace.

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Welcoming women's golf Head coach: Katie Futcher
Emory Names Katie Futcher Head Women's Golf Coach

July 9, 2018

Emory University Athletics Director Dr. Michael Vienna has announced the appointment of Katie Futcher as the school's first-ever head women's golf coach. Emory will begin women's golf as an intercollegiate sport starting in 2019. Futcher will begin her duties at Emory on July 23.

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Emory Athletics Finishes Fourth in 2017-18 Directors' Cup Standings
In the News - June 2018

June 19, 2018

Emory Athletics Finishes Fourth in 2017-18 Directors' Cup Standings. Emory Farmers Market. Closer Look: Atlanta First Generation Graduates... Emory Golfers Earn All-Region & All-Scholar Recognition. Track & Field Nabs 23 USTFCCCA All-Region Selections. Jalyn Radziminski, Nicole Schladt, McMullan Award winner Wei Wei Chen

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Sammi Goldsmith
Kudos for Colleagues - June 2018

June 19, 2018

Sandra Aguilera Ox15 C17 accepted the position of senior customer service representative...Ron Alexander is joining Residence Life... Sandra Edwards has joined the Campus Life team as administrative assistant... Sammi Goldsmith, Walter Kolis, Cathy Marques, Shawn Padon, Cheytoria Penny, Nichole Reader, Luke Sciulli, and Kayla Tyson

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ECL highlights June 2018

June 19, 2018

Office of Health Promotion (OHP), effective June 1, will be directed by Michael Shutt... Respect Program will transition to the Office of Student Success Programs and Services... Campus Life Center update in photos: For more information, including project updates and/or to subscribe to the CLC Newsletter, visit: http://www.campuslifecenter.com/

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Mike Huey
Conversation with Mike Huey of Student Health Services on the eve of his retirement

June 18, 2018

Michael J. Huey, MD, retires July 31 as assistant vice president of Campus Life and executive director of Emory University Student Health Services. Earlier this year, he stepped down as head team physician with Emory Athletics but plans to continue as a team physician.

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Safe Comms
Case Study: The Huey Effect

June 18, 2018

When Emory students return to campus in August, they will sleep more securely in high-loft beds equipped with rails to prevent falls. Huey's recommendation to install rails and elevate student awareness of the need is one of his countless contributions to Emory student wellness and safety

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Wild fig tree in South Africa: Photo by Danie Bester
Campus Life, Office of Spiritual and Religious Life, and Alumni Affairs team up to send students abroad

May 8, 2018

Campus Life is partnering with the Office of Spiritual and Religious Life and the Emory Alumni Association to enable Emory students to travel with the 2018 Journey to South Africa. A group of 17 Emory students, faculty, and staff will study the history of apartheid and the role of truth and reconciliation in the aftermath of its elimination in 1994.

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Sara Frank
Kudos for Colleagues - May 2018

May 8, 2018

Rhonda Thompson retired this month with more than 19... More than 40 students... Kyle Griffith, complex director in Residence Life... Margaret ¿Molly¿ Fraher and Bridget Guernsey Riordan were honored for 25 years of service when university... Chelsea Jackson, Sara Frank, Lamar Greene, Sherry Ebrahimi, Tomika DePriest

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Truman Scholar
In the News - May 2018

May 8, 2018

Emory Athletics Announces 2017-18 Award Winners. UAA Champs! - Women's Tennis Tops Chicago, 7-2, in Championship Match. Emory to Add Women's Golf as Intercollegiate Sport. Photos: Emory marks Denim Day to end sexual violence. Truman Scholar, Emory's Denim Day, Emory's Ebrahimi, 2018 Rhodes Scholar

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Admin Appreciation
ECL highlights May 2018

May 8, 2018

Highlights: Administrative Professionals Luncheon. This annual event recognizes the work... Emory Dining. By facilitating students' use... 1915 Scholars Program is an Office of Student Success Programs and Services... Campus Life Center. During the week of April 30, significant progress was achieved...

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Enrichment Committee
Enrichment Committee: ECL's special events "A-Team"

May 8, 2018

Lights, camera, action! Campus Life is going decidedly "Atlantawood" when it gives staff the red carpet treatment this coming week at its annual awards program. For years, the Enrichment Committee has labored to make the popular event fun and memorable for the honorees

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