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GEORGIA: Emory University Marks World AIDS Day with Quilt Display




 

Associated Press (11.23.11) - Monday, November 28, 2011

On Dec. 1, World AIDS Day, Emory University will host what officials are calling the largest collegiate display of panels from the NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt. The "Quilt on the Quad" will take place on McDonough Field from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Some panels displayed around Emory will be tagged with QR codes so smartphone users can learn more by linking to the online "Quilt Stories" feature.



 


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