Sarah’s New World,” 2013 (DONNA FERRATO)

Documentary Photographer Uses Camera to Combat Violence against Women

Donna Ferrato’s photos, which were on display at the Vanderbilt Fine Arts Gallery, focus on the prevalence of violence against women in our society.

Rosevelt Noble Documents the Black Experience at Vanderbilt

Rosevelt Noble Documents the Black Experience at Vanderbilt

To date, Rosevelt Noble has completed roughly 150 various interviews relating to his project and has taken more than 175,000 photos documenting the experience of African Americans on campus.

Astronomer Brought Rare Meteorite to Vanderbilt…for a Short, Short While

Astronomer Brought Rare Meteorite to Vanderbilt…for a Short, Short While

In 1960, a brazen thief stole a prized meteorite on display at Vanderbilt’s observatory and then replaced it with a painted clay replica. The thief was apprehended, but the meteorite has yet to be returned.

 

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An Interview with Provost Susan Wente

An Interview with Provost Susan Wente

Last April, Susan Wente, a cell biologist who most recently served as associate vice chancellor for research and senior associate dean for biomedical sciences at Vanderbilt, was named university provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs.

Astronomer Brought Rare Meteorite to Vanderbilt…for a Short, Short While

Astronomer Brought Rare Meteorite to Vanderbilt…for a Short, Short While

In 1960, a brazen thief stole a prized meteorite on display at Vanderbilt’s observatory and then replaced it with a painted clay replica. The thief was apprehended, but the meteorite has yet to be returned.

Blackwell helps high school athletes connect with coaches at colleges with high academic standards. (CHRIS VOLPE)

Keith Blackwell’s Business Gives High School Athletes a Recruiting Edge

Blackwell is founder of Elite College Sports, a Connecticut-based company that helps high school athletes looking to play varsity sports at colleges and universities known for their high academic standards.

Camp Hospital 28, home of Vanderbilt Hospital Unit “S,” Nevers, France

Photo Essay: Vanderbilt Hospital Unit ‘S’ in World War I

Vanderbilt sent a dozen of its medical doctors, aided by enlisted men and nurses recruited from the Nashville area, to operate Vanderbilt Hospital Unit “S,” based in Nevers in the Bourgogne region of central France.

EVANS VESTAL WARD/NBC/NBCU PHOTO BANK VIA GETTY IMAGES

Melodores Win Sing Off Competition

Vanderbilt’s Melodores won The Sing Off holiday television special, becoming the first collegiate group in the NBC program’s history to win the competition.