Oct. 30, 2002— Given the chance, Americas households would spend more of their own money to reduce serious crimessuch as burglary, sexual assault and armed robberyin their neighborhoods.
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.
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.
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 Vanderbilts Blair School of Music.
Oct. 23, 2002— James M. Lawson, a Vanderbilt University Divinity School alumnus who led the sit-ins at Nashvilles segregated lunch counters and had a profound effect on Vanderbilts national identity, is the recipient of the 2002 Walter R. Murray Jr. Distinguished Alumnus Award.
Oct. 22, 2002— A biblical perspective on environmental stewardship will be presented at a lunch-time seminar featuring Vanderbilt Divinity Schools Douglas Meeks, Cal Turner Chancellors Professor of Wesleyan Studies, Nov. 4, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Scarritt Bennett Centers Ogborn House.
Oct. 17, 2002— This month, emerging leaders from across the Tennessee Valley Authority began a nine-month customized business curriculum on 21st century leadership concepts and principles at Vanderbilts Owen Graduate School of Management. The program is designed to prepare them for greater leadership responsibilities within the corporation.
Oct. 16, 2002— Learn how to launch a venture, build it to profitability and take it public or sell it for the right price at Vanderbilts Owen Graduate School of Management Entrepreneurship Centers annual conference on Oct. 25.
Oct. 16, 2002— Ask any history teacher about the challenge of making decades-old events relevant to todays students, and youre likely to get an earful. If the events are those that made up the Holocaust of the 1940s, the challenge is even more daunting.
Oct. 15, 2002— Faculty members from Vanderbilt University, Fisk University, Meharry Medical College and Tennessee State University have joined together to form a research circle on Race and Wealth Disparity in 21st Century America. The products of the two-year collaborative program will include a public lecture series, the first set for Nov. 7, and a set of edited teaching materials on how various disciplines look at race and wealth disparity in the United States.
Oct. 15, 2002— Today, it seems as if all the devices we use are becoming smart.
Inspirational film about four students journey from poverty to Ivy League to be shown in conjunction with family policy conference
Oct. 11, 2002— Edcouch-Elsa a documentary film that shows how a dedicated teachers challenge to his students opened the doors from a South Texas border town to Ivy League colleges will be shown at Vanderbilt University Sunday, Oct. 20, at 5:30 p.m. and again at 7:30 p.m. in the Law Schools Flynn Auditorium.