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Friday, March 20 to Saturday, March 21

"Individuality in Movement and Locomotion: From Equations to Interventions." A two-day workshop will span topics related to the variability and individuality of locomotion as a movement pattern across multiple species, ranging from insects to animals to humans.

Thursday, March 26

"Global Health Technologies to Address Health Disparities and Neglected Tropical Diseases." Maria Elena Bottazzi, from the National School of Tropical Medicine at the Baylor College of Medicine, is featured in Emory's Planetary Health and Infectious Diseases speaker series. She is an expert in the fields of vaccine development, Chagas disease and other tropical diseases. At noon, via Zoom.

Friday, March 27 to Saturday, March 28
Greener Georgia Conference

"Universities for a Greener Georgia Conference." Panels of experts, student presentations and expert speakers will be featured in a two-day event sponsored by Emory's Department of Environmental Sciences, Emory Climate Organization (ECO), and ClimateTalks@Emory. The featured speaker is Alexis Rockman, an artist whose paintings depict landscapes transformed by climate change and human pollution.

Monday, March 30

"Emory Chemistry Seminar." Ian Tonks, from the University of Minnesota, will give a talk. At noon, via Zoom.

Tuesday, March 31

"Emory Climate Talks Presents Euler Bropleh." A webinar will feature Emory graduate Euler Bropleh, founder and managing director of VestedWorld. The firm is an early-stage investment fund manager that invests in companies that have the potential to generate competitive financial returns while contributing towards the growth and development of the markets in which they are located. A 3 pm via Zoom.

Links to Emory event calendars:

Anthropology
Biology
Center for Ethics
Center for Mind, Brain and Culture
Chemistry
Computer Science
Frontiers in Neuroscience Seminars 
Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics
Physics
Rollins School of Public Health
School of Medicine: Medical Grand Rounds
School of Medicine: Surgical Grand Rounds
Sociology