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Vanderbilt Establishes Biophotonics Center

Vanderbilt Establishes Biophotonics Center

The growing field of biophotonics explores the interaction of biological systems and light, with the aim of finding ways to use light in medical breakthroughs. Funding in biophotonics research at Vanderbilt totals nearly $25 million.

Kelby Carlson and his service dog, Elvis (KARA FURLONG)

Blair Senior Wants to Increase Campus Safety

Kelby Carlson serves as secretary for the Vanderbilt Disabilities Awareness Partnership, a student organization founded last year to raise awareness about disabilities and improve accessibility.

DANIEL DUBOIS

A Winter’s Tale

Vanderbilt students enjoyed a rare couple of snow days Feb. 16–17 as Nashville dug out from its worst ice storm in 20 years.

In Wake of Assault, Focus Turns to Prevention, Bystander Intervention

In Wake of Assault, Focus Turns to Prevention, Bystander Intervention

Preventing sexual misconduct and encouraging all members of the Vanderbilt community to stand up, not stand by, when they see someone at risk are the aims of programs underway across Vanderbilt.

Vanderbilt Earns ‘A’ in Patient Safety

Vanderbilt Earns ‘A’ in Patient Safety

Vanderbilt University Hospital earned the highest possible grade recently in a nationwide survey of hospital patient safety.