Founders Week commemorates the first meeting of the Board of Trustees on February 6, 1837, following the founding of Emory College. The midwinter program highlights opportunities to participate in the rich diversity of academic and campus life.
2019 Founders Week Schedule
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|Sunday, February 3|
|Monday, February 4||
James Weldon Johnson Institute: OutKast and the Rise of the Hip Hop South
|Wednesday, February 6||
Turkish Lecture Series: Turkey's Tenuous Relationship with the West
Michael C. Carlos Museum Anniversary: The Deer and the Pharaoh: A Century of the Carlos Museum with University Historian Gary Hauk
|Thursday, February 7||
Thrower Symposium: Exploring Gun Violence in Modern America: Law, Policy, and Social Movements
Provost Lecture Series: Addressing Bias in Technology
|Friday, February 8||
Department of Art History Lecture: Art and Identity with Kwame Anthony Appiah
|Saturday, February 9||
Jazz Fest 2019: Big Band Night