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Guggenheim’s Donald Saff to explore art’s collaborative process in Vanderbilt address

Nov. 14, 2002— Donald Saff, director of Saff Tech Arts and senior curator of prints and drawings at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, will explore the collaborative process through which art is created on Wednesday, Nov. 20, at Vanderbilt.

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More than 5,700 Middle Tennessee jobs result from Vanderbilt R&D

Nov. 12, 2002— Research and development activities at Vanderbilt University are responsible for more than 5,700 jobs in Middle Tennessee.

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Owen School names new head of corporate relations

Nov. 11, 2002— Jim Bradford, clinical faculty member and former president and chief executive officer of United Glass Corporation, has been named associate dean for corporate relations at the Owen Graduate School of Management.

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Vanderbilt Child Care to celebrate expansion on Edgehill

Nov. 8, 2002— A $1.9 million expansion and renovation of one of Vanderbilt’s two child care centers will significantly increase the number of children who can receive early childhood education and care on campus, helping to meet an employee-identified priority.

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Vanderbilt University professor elected to National Academy of Education

Nov. 7, 2002— Vanderbilt University education professor Paul Cobb has been honored for his work focusing on core mathematical concepts for grades K-3 and middle school grades with election to the prestigious National Academy of Education.

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Ben Stein will share insight in Vanderbilt address

Nov. 7, 2002— Members of the Vanderbilt community will have the chance to “Win Ben Stein’s Insight” when the popular game show host and commentator comes to Vanderbilt University’s Langford Auditorium on Thursday, Nov. 21, at 7 p.m.

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Vanderbilt investing more than $100 million in “transinstitutional” research

Nov. 7, 2002— Vanderbilt University is investing more than $100 million of its own money to create a series of interdisciplinary research centers designed to propel its faculty members into the forefront of a number of selected research frontiers.

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Vanderbilt study ties public perception of auditor reputation to companies’ market value

Nov. 5, 2002— A comprehensive Vanderbilt University study in the wake of the breaking Enron scandal puts a $37.1 million pricetag on the loss of consumer confidence in companies audited by Arthur Andersen, tied directly to their choice of auditors.

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Rising punitive damages and need for reform the subject of panel discussion at Vanderbilt Law School

Oct. 31, 2002— The $28 billion in punitive damages awarded to a smoker by a California jury earlier this month will be among the controversial and escalating awards addressed in a panel discussion on “Punitive Damages: Present and Future” at the Vanderbilt University Law School on Nov. 6.

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U.S. families willing to open wallets wider to reduce crime, Owen School study shows

Oct. 30, 2002— Given the chance, America’s households would spend more of their own money to reduce serious crimes—such as burglary, sexual assault and armed robbery—in their neighborhoods.

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Kevin Myatt named chief human resource officer at Vanderbilt

Oct. 29, 2002— Kevin A. Myatt has been named chief human resource officer at Vanderbilt University effective Jan.1, 2003, Vice Chancellor for Administration and Chief Financial Officer Lauren J. Brisky announced today.

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American race relations the subject of debate at Vanderbilt

Oct. 28, 2002— Activists on two sides of the racial divide will come together at Vanderbilt University Law School on Nov. 5 to debate the future of American race relations.

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Psychologist Carol Gilligan to give Lecture on Great Teaching at Vanderbilt

Oct. 25, 2002— Acclaimed social psychologist and New York University professor Carol Gilligan will discuss “Teaching and Learning in a Different Voice” on Monday, Nov. 11, at 6 p.m. in Ingram Hall at Vanderbilt’s Blair School of Music.

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James Lawson to receive lifetime achievement award from Vanderbilt Black Alumni

Oct. 23, 2002— James M. Lawson, a Vanderbilt University Divinity School alumnus who led the sit-ins at Nashville’s segregated lunch counters and had a profound effect on Vanderbilt’s national identity, is the recipient of the 2002 Walter R. Murray Jr. Distinguished Alumnus Award.

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What does the Bible say about responsibilities for the environment?

Oct. 22, 2002— A biblical perspective on environmental stewardship will be presented at a lunch-time seminar featuring Vanderbilt Divinity School’s Douglas Meeks, Cal Turner Chancellor’s Professor of Wesleyan Studies, Nov. 4, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Scarritt Bennett Center’s Ogborn House.

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