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Ground travel planning seminar to be held

Apr. 18, 2011—All are invited to an informative bag Lunch and Learn designed to educate, inform and enhance Vanderbilt ground transportation travel planning. “Transportation Tips 101 – Easiest Class at Vanderbilt,” will be led by Grand Avenue Chauffeured Transportation travel expert and Vanderbilt Alum M.J. Garrett, and the 45-minute session will be offered 6 six times over...

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Faculty/Staff Health & Wellness Newsletter for April/May now online

Apr. 18, 2011—The award-winning Faculty / Staff Health & Wellness Connection Newsletter for April/May is now available online. Enjoy popular features such as Leading by Example, Ask the Dietitian and the Counseling Corner Get the latest on upcoming Faculty/Staff Health & Wellness events and programs Track faculty and staff health metrics in the Healthy Pulse Read informative...

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Two Vanderbilt University students selected as Goldwater Scholars for 2010-2011 academic year

Apr. 18, 2011—Two Vanderbilt University students have been selected as Goldwater Scholars. Each will receive a two-year scholarship worth $7,500 a year for educational expenses. Each year, Vanderbilt and other four-year universities are given the opportunity to nominate up to four outstanding sophomore and junior students in the math, science and engineering fields. Two-year schools may nominate...

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Vanderbilt Bowlers Second at NCAA

Apr. 18, 2011—TAYLOR, Mich. – Vanderbilt’s inspired run at the NCAA Bowling Championship fell just short Saturday as the Commodores fell to Maryland-Eastern Shore in the title match, 4 games to 2.

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New Health & Wellness Wellcast: Summer Sports Camps at Vanderbilt

Apr. 15, 2011—Lori Alexander speaks with Stacey Bonner about the opportunities Vanderbilt Student Athletics has to offer during the summer. Visit the Vanderbilt Athletics website to view the summer sports camps schedule. View the Child and Family Center Programs for Children and Youth. Listen here. Listen to interviews, tips and tidbits on a variety of health and...

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Health Plus presents: Working Through Difficult Conversations

Apr. 15, 2011—This class considers how we participate in those repetitive conversations which have always turned out to be ineffective.  To break this cycle and create more meaningful interactions with others, we might want to step back from the immediacy of the interaction. This class presents a method of looking at our assumptions and expectations before we...

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Save the Earth, save the air, save $$$ commuting: Find out how at the Clean Air Fair April 21

Apr. 15, 2011—Come celebrate Earth Day with games, prizes and giveaways Thursday, April 21, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Medical Center Plaza Across from Langford Auditorium* at the first-ever Vanderbilt Clean Air Fair. This fair is a unique forum for employees and students to learn about alternative transportation and commuter choice programs and products such...

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Save the Date: Employee Picnic and symphony events scheduled for May

Apr. 15, 2011—The Employee Celebration Picnic for all Vanderbilt employees will be held on Friday, May 20.  Mark your calendars now! Also, the Vanderbilt Family Night with The Nashville Symphony will be held on Tuesday, May 24.  Don’t miss it! More details will be featured on myVU as they are confirmed.

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Prenatal yoga class offered April 21

Apr. 15, 2011—Babies and You presents “Prenatal Yoga” on April 21 at noon in Room 415 Light Hall. Babies and You Prenatal Education Classes, offered by Health Plus, are a work site prenatal health promotion program available to all Vanderbilt employees, spouses and dependents. The program encourages early and consistent prenatal care and provides monthly educational opportunities...

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Weight Watchers at Work opportunities coming up

Apr. 15, 2011—Beach season is almost here. Come see what Weight Watchers is all about. A new Weight Watchers at Work Session begins at the Student Life Center on Wednesday, April 20. New members pay $120 for the 8-week session. Returning members pay $110 (payments can be divided).  The group meets at 11:00 am in Room 3...

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Researchers discuss ethical considerations of ‘curing’ disabilities

Apr. 14, 2011—Vanderbilt researchers from the Department of Pediatrics, Peabody College and the Divinity School joined with parent advocates for a panel discussion on the ethical considerations of "curing" disabilities.

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Memorial service set for Russian professor David Lowe

Apr. 14, 2011—David Lowe, an expert in Russian literature who taught at Vanderbilt for three decades, died April 9. He was 63.

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