The life of Richard Nagareda, the David Daniels Allen Professor of Law and director of the Cecil D. Branstetter Litigation and Dispute Resolution Program at Vanderbilt University Law School, will be celebrated Friday, Nov. 12, at 4 p.m. in the law school’s Flynn Auditorium.
Go for the Gold, Vanderbilt’s annual program designed to help faculty and staff learn their health risks and support risk reduction, has a deadline for completion of Oct. 31, a month earlier than last year.
Money donated to The Nashville Alliance for Public Education has a direct impact in the classrooms – new equipment, better curriculum, master’s degree-trained teachers and funds to support the strategic direction of the schools.
Dr. David Harrison will join the Vanderbilt faculty as the Betty and Jack Bailey Professor of Medicine and the director of the Center for Vascular Biology in Hypertension in the Department of Medicine effective Jan. 1.
Vanderbilt released an updated inventory of greenhouse gas emissions for calendar years 2005 through 2009. The report shows that total GHG emissions decreased by 7.8 percent from 2008 to 2009 and by 2.4 percent overall from 2005 to 2009.
Vanderbilt’s T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting was named one of the top 100 young leaders of the African American community by the The Root, an online magazine founded by scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr.
In exploring issues of gender and culture, photographer Dana Hoey uses both staged and directed photography. Hoey will discuss her work in a lecture, “Experiments in Living Female,” 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3, in Room 126 Wilson Hall.
A fluorescent image of the heart of a mosquito taken by Vanderbilt graduate student Jonas King has captured first place in Nikon’s Small World 2010 photomicrography competition.
From meticulous metal engravings to large-scale relief and intaglio prints, Koichi Yamamoto’s representational landscapes uniquely merge the traditional and contemporary. His current work in large-scale monotypes, included in the Space 204 exhibition, exemplifies a contemporary, international aesthetic influenced by his upbringing in Japan and his education in Canada, Denmark, Slovakia, Poland and the United States.
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