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VUToday: Civility Tennessee’s inaugural event, flu vaccine research in weekly roundup of VU news

Feb. 9, 2018, 4:11 PM

The Vanderbilt University Division of Communications publishes “VUToday,” a compilation of Vanderbilt mentions in the media, three times per week. Read a selection of Vanderbilt news stories for the week of Feb. 5.

 

The Tennessean: Civility Tennessee event confirms craving for deep connection
Civility Tennessee’s inaugural event was held last week. Vanderbilt’s Curb Center for Art, Enterprise and Public Policy sponsored the event, and Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos welcomed the audience by affirming his commitment to civility.

 

The Wall Street Journal: The chase for a permanent flu vaccine
James Crowe, professor of pathology, microbiology and immunology, is quoted.

 

Reuters: Exclusive: States need U.S. help to protect drug-affected infants – GAO
Stephen Patrick, assistant professor of pediatrics and health policy, is quoted.

 

Bloomberg: Facebook investors seek $129M fee in fight over non-voting stock
Brian Fitzpatrick
, professor of law, is quoted.

 

The Economist: The ills of Latin American democracy
Statistics from the Vanderbilt Latin American Public Opinion Project are referenced.

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