Emory employees take over 3 billion steps in 2016 Move More Challenge
Employees of Emory University and Emory Healthcare crossed the finish line of the 2016 Move More Challenge. Some 6,559 employees completed the 2016 challenge, collectively walking 1.37 million miles, climbing 2.98 million flights of stairs and taking over 3 billion total steps.
Free Safety App Now Available to Emory Community
Emory introduces LiveSafe, a free app available to the entire Emory community to help streamline emergency communication and enhance personal safety. Developed for smartphones and tablets, the LiveSafe app provides a quick, convenient and discreet way for students, faculty and staff to communicate directly with Emory University public safety officials.
Changes to the Award of Distinction Timeline
Emory’s annual Award of Distinction is the university’s most prestigious award for university staff, recognizing those who have made outstanding contributions to the Emory community.
Starting in 2017, nominations for the Award of Distinction will take place in the fall rather than at the beginning of the calendar year. This move is to better coincide the awards program with Emory’s fiscal year and the annual performance review process.