Feb 28 - Mar 06, 2021
01:00PM 02:00PM Emory Innovators with Meaghan Kennedy: University Event Topic: Academics,Alumni,Business,Career Development,Community,Lectures & Meetings,Public Health,Seminars & WorkshopsSchool: All Emory UniversityDepartment / Organization: The Hatchery, Emory Center for InnovationMeeting Organizer/Sponsor: The Hatchery, Emory Center for InnovationSpeaker/Presenter: Meaghan KennedyEvent Open To: All (Public)Cost: FreeRegistration / R.S.V.P. link: https://emory.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUrcemsrjIsE9TH4dbtgsRplzEgtvYCKqjiContact Name: Jill Marie MartinContact Phone: 404-727-3711Contact Email: jill.marie.martin@emory.eduLink: https://emory.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUrcemsrjIsE9TH4dbtgsRplzEgtvYCKqjiEmory Innovators, brought to you by The Hatchery, Emory Center for Innovation, showcases conversations with Emory faculty, staff, and alumni who work in innovation and entrepreneurship, or have taken innovative approaches to designing their careers and disrupting their industries.  This week we will be speaking Meaghan Kennedy, MPH. Meaghan’s experience intersects innovation, public health, and social entrepreneurship. After an epidemiology research career at CDC, she founded Orange Sparkle Ball, an innovation and impact consultancy that accelerates initiatives in the private and public sector and works with both domestic and global partners. With an acceleration methodology rooted in design thinking, Orange Sparkle Ball focuses on external or open innovation, innovation program design, social entrepreneurship and community activation. Meaghan has taught at Georgia Institute of Technology and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. She has been a guest reviewer at Georgia Tech since 2007, a judge and mentor for the Global Social Venture Competition and Industrial Design Society of America (IDSA), a mentor for social entrepreneurs and is frequently invited to sit on innovation and entrepreneurial panels. + <a href="https://emory.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUrcemsrjIsE9TH4dbtgsRplzEgtvYCKqji" target="_blank" rel="noopener" title="http Campus Events
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04:30PM 06:00PM In Other Words: The Art of Translation: School: Emory CollegeDepartment / Organization: French & Italian DepartmentMeeting Organizer/Sponsor: Italian Studies programSpeaker/Presenter: Ilide CarmignaniCost: FreeRegistration / R.S.V.P. link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/142734774553Contact Name: Angela PorcarelliContact Email: angela.porcarelli@emory.eduAbout the Event"Reflecting on the writer-translator relationship means on the one hand to explore the socio-cultural reality in which this dialogue takes place, and on the other, to enter the writer's psychological attitudes, the challenges and gratifications they encounter." In this meeting, Ilide Carmignani will share her experiences as a translator and illustrate the nature of the complex relationship between the writer and the translator.About Ilide Carmignani Since 1984 Ilide Carmignani has worked as a translator, consultant, and editor for many publishing houses including Adelphi, Bompiani, BUR, Fabbri, Feltrinelli, Gallucci, Guanda, Longanesi, Marcos y Marcos, Mondadori, Rizzoli, Saggiatore, UTET and Zanichelli. She has translated about one hundred works from Spanish to Italian by authors such as Andruetto, Bolaño, Borges, Cernuda, Cortázar, Fuentes, Grandes, García Márquez, Monterroso, Neruda, Onetti, Paz, Pérez-Reverte, Sepúlveda, Soriano, etc. She has won several awards, such as the Literary Translation Award of the Instituto Cervantes in 2000 and the National Translation Award of the Ministry of Cultural Heritage in 2013. In 2018 she won the Bodini Prize with her new translation of One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez (Mondadori) + virtual Campus Events
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04:30PM 06:00PM In Other Words: The Art of Translation: School: Emory CollegeDepartment / Organization: French & Italian DepartmentMeeting Organizer/Sponsor: Italian Studies programSpeaker/Presenter: Ilide CarmignaniCost: FreeRegistration / R.S.V.P. link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/142734774553Contact Name: Angela PorcarelliContact Email: angela.porcarelli@emory.eduAbout the Event"Reflecting on the writer-translator relationship means on the one hand to explore the socio-cultural reality in which this dialogue takes place, and on the other, to enter the writer's psychological attitudes, the challenges and gratifications they encounter." In this meeting, Ilide Carmignani will share her experiences as a translator and illustrate the nature of the complex relationship between the writer and the translator.About Ilide Carmignani Since 1984 Ilide Carmignani has worked as a translator, consultant, and editor for many publishing houses including Adelphi, Bompiani, BUR, Fabbri, Feltrinelli, Gallucci, Guanda, Longanesi, Marcos y Marcos, Mondadori, Rizzoli, Saggiatore, UTET and Zanichelli. She has translated about one hundred works from Spanish to Italian by authors such as Andruetto, Bolaño, Borges, Cernuda, Cortázar, Fuentes, Grandes, García Márquez, Monterroso, Neruda, Onetti, Paz, Pérez-Reverte, Sepúlveda, Soriano, etc. She has won several awards, such as the Literary Translation Award of the Instituto Cervantes in 2000 and the National Translation Award of the Ministry of Cultural Heritage in 2013. In 2018 she won the Bodini Prize with her new translation of One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez (Mondadori) + virtual Campus Events
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07:30PM 07:30PM Conversation with Awenate Cobbina: School: Oxford CollegeDepartment / Organization: Oxford CollegeCost: FreeContact Name: Mika Vines CulbreathContact Email: tamika.vines@emory.eduAre you interested in a career in law, politics, or sports and entertainment? Awenate Cobbina 02C will discuss his career path from the Obama White House, to the NBA, to the Biden Transition Team. Cobbina is currently the Director of Operations for the Biden-Harris Transition. As the COO of the organization tasked with ensuring the transfer of power to President Biden, Cobbina is a member of the senior leadership team and leads strategy and planning, fundraising and budgeting, and hiring for an organization that grew from inception in May 2020 to 2,200 staff. Immediately prior to joining the transition, he was the Vice President of Public and Business Affairs for Pistons Sports & Entertainment (PS&E) and the Detroit Pistons, as well as the Executive Director of the Detroit Pistons Foundation. Additionally, Cobbina serves as the Chairman of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation’s (MEDC) Executive Committee, Michigan’s public-private partnership for job creation and economic development. Previously, he served almost 6 years in the Obama White House, including roles in the Chief of Staff's Office, Office of Legislative Affairs, and Office of Management and Budget. Cobbina served as Special Assistant to the President and Policy Advisor to the Office of the Chief of Staff, where he worked with senior White House staff and administration officials to manage policy development, design strategy, and implement plans on a broad range of issues and initiatives. More recently, he also served as the Deputy Director of the Whitmer-Gilchrist Transition, Michigan’s 2018 gubernatorial transition. Cobbina graduated from Emory University and the Howard University School of Law, and previously worked at the National Football League, Weil, Gotshal and Manges LLP, and the National Labor Relations Board.  Access the Zoom link. This is an Oxford Studies event open to all students, faculty, and staff at Emory University. + Virtual by Zoom Campus Events
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