Author: Vanderbilt News and Communications
‘GQ’ magazine editor discusses COVID-19’s impact on addiction and art at Vanderbilt Center for Addiction Research event
Apr. 28, 2021—Wide-ranging conversation addresses how creative culture and expectations of masculinity have shaped drug use, highlights the need to destigmatize addiction through science.
Chancellor Diermeier shares that Vanderbilt will return to in-person residential learning in fall 2021
Mar. 26, 2021—Chancellor Diermeier shared with the Vanderbilt community that the university will offer fall semester classes in person. The semester will begin Aug. 25 and conclude Dec. 18, and we will be observing Fall Break Oct. 14–15.
May. 14, 2020—Zachary Ebin, director of the Blair School’s Suzuki program, and Blair Academy and Harpeth Hall student Nora Wang organized a series of online outreach concerts for people in need of a little cheer, including residents at Abe’s Garden, a Nashville Alzheimer’s and memory care facility.
Apr. 21, 2020—Marybeth Shinn, Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor of Human, Organizational and Community Development, is quoted.
Apr. 21, 2020—David Aronoff, Addison B. Scoville Jr. Professor of Medicine, is quoted.
Apr. 21, 2020—Brian Fitzpatrick, professor of law, is quoted.
Apr. 21, 2020—William Schaffner, professor of preventive medicine, is quoted.
Apr. 21, 2020— When the coronavirus pandemic triggered Vanderbilt’s mid-March transition to distance learning, Clements, like many faculty members, had just a few days to turn his hands-on lab sections into virtual learning experiences. He did it by leaning heavily on his strength: using technology to keep students engaged with course material.
Apr. 20, 2020—Distance learning brings a unique set of hurdles, but our students are up for the challenge. As the School of Medicine transitions to digital learning, medical education has adapted to meet the circumstances.
Apr. 20, 2020—CNBC interviewed Joshua Clinton, professor of political science, about Americans' shifting political priorities due to the coronavirus.
The Conversation: Coronavirus may wane this summer, but don’t count on any seasonal variation to end the pandemic
Apr. 15, 2020—Ellen Wright Clayton, Craig-Weaver Professor of Pediatrics and professor of health policy, writes about the potential impact of warmer weather on the spread of the coronavirus.
Apr. 14, 2020—Two 3D printers at the Vanderbilt Biophotonics Center are running around-the-clock, printing protective masks rather than their usual task—prototyping components for custom optical instruments that can cost millions of dollars.