Campus News

  • Vanderbilt University

    American Journey

    Khairul Kamarulzaman has taken advantage of semester and holiday breaks at Vanderbilt to travel across the United States. A short video that features some of his travel adventures and introduces a unique project recently captured InternationalStudent.com’s grand prize. Read More

    Mar. 11, 2014

  • Vanderbilt University

    Bare Necessities

    As the lead representative for Hospital Guest Services, Peggy Buchanan has helped her share of patients and visitors. But she finds great pleasure in running the Vanderbilt Clothes Closet. Read More

    Mar. 11, 2014

  • Vanderbilt University

    Look, Ma—No Anesthesia

    The PAWS program (Patient Awake While Scanned) empowers pediatric patients to complete MRI scans without receiving general anesthesia. Read More

    Mar. 11, 2014

  • Vanderbilt University

    Alumni Outreach

    Graham Stewart has been named associate vice chancellor for alumni relations at Vanderbilt. Read More

    Mar. 11, 2014

  • Vanderbilt University

    After Boston

    Kevin White, MBA’10, and his parents were enjoying the day at the Boston Marathon last April when bombs exploded and 264 people were severely injured—some fatally. All three Whites were injured and hospitalized. Read More

    Mar. 11, 2014

  • Vanderbilt University

    Plasma on Board

    Vanderbilt is taking part in a national trial to see if outcomes for critically injured patients with uncontrolled bleeding can be improved by administering plasma while in flight to the hospital. Read More

    Mar. 10, 2014

  • Vanderbilt University

    Filling a Void

    Peabody College of education and human development is launching a master of education (M.Ed.) degree program in independent school leadership. Read More

    Mar. 10, 2014

  • Vanderbilt University

    12 for 12

    When it comes to government funding of basic science training programs for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, Vanderbilt University Medical Center is batting a thousand this year. Read More

    Dec. 2, 2013

  • Up to Speed

    Up to Speed

    According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, traffic crashes are the leading cause of death for American teens. Dr. Corey Slovis, professor and chair of emergency medicine, offers important driving rules for their safety. Read More

    Dec. 2, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    Apartheid’s Lessons

    Nontombi Naomi Tutu, a second-year master of divinity student and daughter of retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu, has been honored with the Otis Social Justice Award. Read More

    Dec. 2, 2013

  • Budget Crunch

    Budget Crunch

    Vanderbilt University Medical Center is taking steps to reduce operating expenses by 8 percent—$250 million—to be achieved by the end of fiscal 2015. Read More

    Dec. 2, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    Digging to China

    Vanderbilt will promote free online courses in China through a partnership between Coursera, a leading massive open online course (MOOC) platform, and NetEase, one of the largest Chinese Internet companies. Read More

    Dec. 2, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    Smaller Footprint

    Greenhouse gas emissions from campus have decreased by 19 percent from an all-time high reached in 2008—and by 14 percent between 2005 and 2012. Read More

    Dec. 2, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    Big Ideas

    During the past three years, Vanderbilt more than quadrupled its earnings from technology commercialization efforts to more than $24.5 million in the fiscal year that ended June 30. Read More

    Dec. 2, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    Opportunity Rocks

    Vanderbilt University is ranked No. 17 in U.S. News & World Report’s latest list of top national universities, while also receiving recognition for its value, learning communities and undergraduate research. Read More

    Dec. 2, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    Smart Students

    First-year students by the numbers Read More

    Dec. 2, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    Busy Intersection

    A new interdisciplinary program examines the presence of Latinos and Hispanics as an integral part of U.S. culture and history. Read More

    Dec. 2, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    High Noon

    Student Video Wins Grand Prize in International Travel Contest Courtesy of Khairul Kamarulzaman   Khairul Kamarulzaman has taken advantage of semester and holiday breaks at Vanderbilt to travel across the United States. A short video that features some of his travel adventures and introduces a unique project recently captured… Read More

    Aug. 9, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    Top Brass

    Student Video Wins Grand Prize in International Travel Contest Courtesy of Khairul Kamarulzaman   Khairul Kamarulzaman has taken advantage of semester and holiday breaks at Vanderbilt to travel across the United States. A short video that features some of his travel adventures and introduces a unique project recently captured… Read More

    Aug. 9, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    Lights Out for Coal

    Student Video Wins Grand Prize in International Travel Contest Courtesy of Khairul Kamarulzaman   Khairul Kamarulzaman has taken advantage of semester and holiday breaks at Vanderbilt to travel across the United States. A short video that features some of his travel adventures and introduces a unique project recently captured… Read More

    Aug. 9, 2013