Bi-weekly Newsletter

February 11, 2016


Dear World - Live from Emory

Dear World encourages students to share and listen to stories of the diversity of the human experience at Emory. If you would like to share your story or nominate someone else to participate, go here. The event will be held on February 25th at 7:00pm, DUC Winship Ballroom.

International Graduation Recognition Ceremony

The second annual International Graduation Recognition Ceremony will be held in the Woodruff Health Sciences Administration Building Auditorium (WHSCAB) on Friday, May 6th from 5:30-8:00pm! The Early-bird Registration is now OPEN! To register, Click Here

Atlanta Hawks vs. Chicago Bulls Game

The Office of International Student Life will be going to this NBA game on Friday, February 26. Tickets are $44 (includes food and transportation). To register, click here.

Free 20-min Fitness Consultations!

Have a fitness question? Speak with a nationally certified personal trainer for free! If interested, please e-mail Bre'una Keeton.

Personal Training

Interested in receiving personal training? Visit here to learn more about personal training packages that may fit your needs.


February 19: Dinner with 12 Strangers

Dinner with 12 Strangers is a great way to connect with Emory Alumni, Faculty, and Staff through a memorable and delicious meal. Registration is now open to all current Emory students. Register here by February 19th. The dinner will be held between February 26-28.

February 26: Rainbow Cords for Graduating Seniors

Graduating students! Please register by February 26 to receive your rainbow cords. Visit to RSVP.

February 29: EASL Servant Leadership Summer Internships

The Ethics and Servant Leadership Program of the Center for Ethics is now accepting applications for the 2016 Servant Leader Summer Internship Program. The application is due February 29 by 4:00PM. The program will run from May 16 - July 31. Interns will receive a stipend of 4000. Go here for more information.

March 1: The 24th Annual Pride Awards

Miller Ward Alumni House at 6:30PM. Register at by March 1st. The event will be held on March 3rd.

March 3rd: International Community Impact Award

Nominate yourself or someone else for the International Community Impact Award! For more information, Click Here


FREE Body Compositions

Thursday, Feb. 11th, 7am

WPEC Personal Training Suite 4th Floor, Room 420

Get your body fat and muscle mass measured for free by nationally certified personal trainers!


Thursday, Feb. 11th, 4pm

208 White Hall Road

Hayneville, AL

Scott Turner Schofield, Emory alum and first trans actor on daytime television, will be giving a talk.

Athletics - Women's Basketball

Friday, Feb. 12th, 6pm

Woodruff PE Center

Come cheer on Emory's Women's Basketball team as they crush NYU!

FREE Emory Salsa Lessons

Friday, Feb. 12th, 6:30pm

Woodruff PE Center 2nd Floor Multipurpose Room

No experience required, professional instructors will be there to teach you!

Athletics - Men's Basketball

Friday, Feb. 12th, 8pm

Woodruff PE Center

Root for Emory's Men's Basketball team as they play NYU!

Brave New Works: The Looking Glass

Saturday, Feb. 13th, 7pm

Schwartz Theater Lab

Directed by Joseph Megel

By Jim Grimsley


The Looking Glass tells the story of the Widow Evangeline Norris, whose history is similar to the infamous 17th century figure Elizabeth Bathory, "The Blood Countess." In an imagined future when the modern world has collapsed back into slavery and serfdom, Widow Norris is visited in prison by her dead husband, General Norris, while the grim reality and scope of her crimes are revealed as her accomplices are put on trial.

FREE HIV Testing

Wednesday, Feb. 17th, 10am-5pm


Volunteer Trip to the Oxford Farm

Friday, Feb. 19th, 1pm

Oxford Farm

Help out at the Oxford Farm! E-mail Taylor Spicer if interested.

Chattahoochee Riverkeeper River Cleanup

Saturday, Feb. 20th, 9am

7205 Campbellton Road SW, Atlanta, GA 30331

Please RSVP here.

International Careers Networking Night

Wednesday, Feb. 24th, 6:30pm

815 Houston Mill Road Northeast

Atlanta, GA

Dress Code: Dress to Impress

Reality Is...

Thursday, Feb. 25th, 6:30pm

Cox Hall Ballroom

Hear from successful Emory alumni and professionals about the reality of life beyond Emory as a minority. Refreshments and beverages provided. To RSVP, go to EagleOps and under "Events", type "Reality" into the keyword search.

Next South Conference & Career Fair

Friday, Feb. 26th, 8am

The Biltmore

This is the largest conference in the Southeast dedicated to inspiring and empowering future leaders seeking careers in sustainability and corporate responsibility. Register at