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    Video: Author Rob Bell: ‘What We Talk About When We Talk About God’

    Tune in to the Vanderbilt website at 7 p.m. to watch live streaming video of Rob Bell, author and founding pastor and pastor emeritus of Mars Hill Bible Church, discuss his new book "What We Talk About When We Talk About God." Read More

    Mar 14, 2013

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    Black women’s spirituality among topics of Vanderbilt lecture

    The Rev. Monica A. Coleman, scholar and inspirational speaker with a strong commitment to connecting faith and social justice, will deliver the 2013 Antoinette Brown Lecture March 21 at Vanderbilt University Divinity School. Read More

    Mar 13, 2013

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    Rites of Spring lineup announced

    Vanderbilt's Rites of Spring Music Festival, scheduled for April 19-20, will feature headliners NEEDTOBREATHE and Rusko as well as Miguel, Mat Kearney, Baauer, Juvenile, The Apache Relay and Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors. Tickets go on sale Friday, March 15. Read More

    Mar 12, 2013

  • Peabody Research Office wins Telly Awards

    Peabody Research Office wins Telly Awards

    Lyle Jackson, media content producer for Peabody Research Office in the Dean's Office of External Relations, received notification that he has won three Telly Awards for his video works created on behalf of Vanderbilt Peabody College of education and human development. Read More

    Mar 12, 2013

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    Volunteers still needed for Commencement 2013

    Vanderbilt is gearing up for Commencement 2013 and needs volunteers to help with the three-day celebration for graduates and their families. Read More

    Mar 11, 2013

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    Dayani Center launches eight-week boot camp

    (iStockphoto) The Vanderbilt Dayani Center for Health and Wellness is offering an eight-week outdoor boot camp. Boot camp is a high-intensity class featuring cardio drills and strength training exercises, which include, but are not limited to, running, jumping, stair climbing, push-ups, sit-ups, lunges, squats and more. All fitness… Read More

    Mar 11, 2013

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    Custom-designed Vanderbilt shirts, promotional items available through bookstore

    (Joe Howell/Vanderbilt) Barnes & Noble at Vanderbilt has announced a new custom design tool to create Vanderbilt shirts, business accessories, gifts and other promotional items. Visit www.vandypromos.com to see a full selection. Use the custom design tool to add approved Vanderbilt logos, then add text and artwork… Read More

    Mar 11, 2013

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    iOS upgrade 6.1.2 addresses calendar and network bugs

    (iStock Photo) Apple recently released iOS upgrade 6.1.2 that addresses a calendar bug that causes increased network activity (over-polling of email and calendar) for devices (iPhone, iPad) that access Exchange servers. Vanderbilt email for faculty, staff and graduate students runs on Exchange servers. ITS requests that all faculty, staff and… Read More

    Mar 11, 2013

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    Conference for adults with siblings with disabilities April 5-6

    The 2013 Tennessee Adult Brothers and Sisters conference will be held April 5-6 at the Holiday Inn-Vanderbilt, located at 2613 West End Ave. in Nashville. The conference is open to adult siblings who have a brother or sister with a disability, siblings-in-law, cousins and professionals interested in sibling issues. Read More

    Mar 11, 2013

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    Boot Camp begins March 25 at Dayani

    The Vanderbilt Dayani Center for Health & Wellness is offering an eight-week outdoor boot camp starting March 25. Read More

    Mar 8, 2013

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    Creative Campus exhibit to open at Sarratt

    The Vanderbilt Sarratt Student Center’s newly renovated Connector Space features the work of Nashville artist and Vanderbilt Curb Creative Campus grant recipient Lori Anne Parker-Danley in an exhibition titled The Identity Sculptures Project from March 16 to June 15, 2013. Read More

    Mar 8, 2013

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    Discounts on March Preds games

    The Predators are back on the ice. Be sure to get your Vanderbilt discount. Read More

    Mar 8, 2013

  • Copeland lecture

    Black femininity in Western art topic of Goldberg Lecture

    A Northwestern University professor who studies the articulation of blackness in the American visual arts will speak March 14 at Vanderbilt University. Read More

    Mar 7, 2013

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    University Club of Nashville offering free trial for new faculty

    (image courtesy of The University Club of Nashville) Any graduate of a four-year college or university is invited to place membership at The University Club of Nashville, located at 2402 Garland Ave. on the Vanderbilt campus. The club was established in 1962 to serve staff and faculty… Read More

    Mar 7, 2013

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    Save the date for Entrepreneur Boot Camp

    (image courtesy of Vanderbilt CTTC) The Center for Technology Transfer and Commercialization, in partnership with the Cool Springs Life Sciences Center and the law firm of Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell and Berkowitz, PC, will host an Entrepreneur Boot Camp on Wednesday, April 10. The free event will… Read More

    Mar 6, 2013

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    Celebrated poet of religion topic of Vanderbilt Divinity class

    Vanderbilt University Divinity School will offer a community class on Jesuit priest and poet Gerard Manley Hopkins March 16 as part of its continuing Relevant Religion series. Read More

    Mar 6, 2013

  • Share your photos and be featured in ‘Vanderbilt Magazine’

    "Bubble," submitted by Vanderbilt senior Kate Leisy, was featured on the back cover of the Winter 2013 issue of "Vanderbilt Magazine." Each quarterly issue of Vanderbilt Magazine features a single photograph on the back cover that was taken by a Vanderbilt student, faculty member, staff member or… Read More

    Mar 5, 2013

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    Vanderbilt Americas MBA for Executives to co-host learning events in Atlanta, Houston

    The Vanderbilt Americas MBA for Executives program at Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management is co-hosting learning events March 6 in Atlanta and March 7 in Houston. Both events will introduce local executives to Vanderbilt’s Executive MBA programs and feature a panel discussion and reception. Read More

    Mar 4, 2013

  • Digital Learning

    Local meetup organized for Coursera software course

    A meetup has been organized in Nashville for individuals taking Professor of Computer Science Doug Schmidt’s first course on the Coursera platform, Pattern-Oriented Software Architectures for Concurrent and Networked Software, which goes live March 4. Read More

    Mar 4, 2013

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    Eskind Library announces changes to printing services

    In an effort to be more environmentally friendly, reduce paper waste and strengthen its commitment to information security, the Eskind Biomedical Library is implementing the print payment system already in use at other Vanderbilt libraries and computer labs. This change, which replaces the current honor pay arrangement, is… Read More

    Mar 1, 2013