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About ‘Vanderbilt View’

The Vanderbilt View is a monthly publication for the Vanderbilt University community replacing the Vanderbilt Register, which was retired in September 2007 after 27 years in print. The View, which launched Oct. 1, 2007, is published on the first of each month by Vanderbilt’s Division of Public Affairs, and is available on racks across campus and a few off campus. For a list of rack locations, click here.

About Us

The Vanderbilt View launched in October of 2007. It is produced by Vanderbilt University’s Division of Public Affairs. It is published monthly. It does not accept advertising of any kind. Members of the Vanderbilt community who would like to place a classified ad should visit www.vanderbilt.edu/myvu.

The Vanderbilt View team

  • Vice Chancellor for Public Affairs: Beth Fortune
  • Assistant Vice Chancellor for News and Communications: Elizabeth P. Latt
  • Editor in Chief: Joan Brasher
  • Associate Editor: Kara Furlong
  • Senior Designer: Deborah Brewington
  • Photographers: Daniel Dubois, Steve Green, John Russell, Susan Urmy, Joe Howell, Anne Rayner
  • Color Correction and Retouching: Julie Luckett Turner

Contact Us

  • To submit a story idea, make a comment or ask a question, e-mail view-editor@vanderbilt.edu or call (615) 343-3211.
  • To submit an official appointment, award or accolade for “News and Notes,” e-mail notes@vanderbilt.edu.
  • To contact us by post, phone or fax:
    Vanderbilt View
    VU Station B #356009
    Nashville, TN 37235-6009
    Main number: (615) 343-3211

The View does not publish classified ads. To place an ad, use the online submission form or e-mail the Vanderbilt faculty and staff Web site, MyVU, at MyVU@vanderbilt.edu.

The View does not run announcements for events. To advertise your event, visit the University Calendar or the MyVU website.

We do accept and encourage comments on our story. Please review our comments policy.

To search the archives of the Vanderbilt Register, visit www.vanderbilt.edu/register

Subscribe / Unsubscribe

Subscriptions to the print version of the Vanderbilt View are free. To add your name
to our print subscriber list, e-mail view-editor@vanderbilt.edu. Include your full name,
address and phone number.

To subscribe to the monthly Vanderbilt View e-mail, send an e-mail message to
listserv@list.vanderbilt.edu. Leave the subject line blank and type “subscribe vanderbiltview”
in the message field. To unsubscribe, send an e-mail to listserv@list.vanderbilt.edu. Leave the
subject line blank and type “unsubscribe vanderbiltview” in the message field. If you are unsuccessful, e-mail view-editor@vanderbilt.edu.

Awards and Accolades

Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)
2008 Circle of Excellence National Awards
Gold – Internal Tabloids and Newsletters
Silver – Internal Communications Programs (in conjunction with MyVU)

Council for the Advancement and Support of Education District 3 (CASE)
2008 Awards
Award of Excellence – Internal Tabloids and Newsletters
Special Merit Award – Design for Print
Special Merit Award – Photographic Essay or Series, “The Last Word”
Grand Award – Internal Communications Campaign  (includes myVU and the myVU preview)

Tennessee College Public Relations Association (TCPRA)
2008 Awards

Gold – Print Publication

International Association of Broadcast Communicators (IABC)
Southern Region 2008 Awards
Silver Quill – New Employee Communications Program

Council for the Advancement and Support of Education District 3 (CASE)
2009 Awards
Award of Excellence – Internal Tabloids and Newsletters
Award of Excellence – Internal Communications Campaign (includes Vanderbilt View, myVU and the myVU preview)

Tennessee College Public Relations Association (TCPRA)
2009 Awards

Gold – Print Publication
Silver – Excellence in Feature writing

Tennessee College Public Relations Association (TCPRA)
2010 Awards

Gold – Print Publication
Silver – Excellence in Feature writing