End Sheet

  • College Aspirations

    College Aspirations

    First-year Peabody College students Aaron and Nicholas Ainsworth have stayed connected to their hometown of San Bernardino, California, in part by mentoring a class of sixth-grade students there, both in person and by video chat. Read More

    Aug. 12, 2016

  • Vanderbilt University

    Picture (IM)Perfect: Brené Brown Helps Launch New Mental Health Initiative

    Vanderbilt’s new [IM]Perfection Project—a joint initiative of the Margaret Cuninggim Women’s Center and the Office of Wellness Programs & Alcohol Education designed to address mental health issues around the fear of failure—brought the perfect speaker to campus in February to help launch the effort: best-selling author and researcher Brené Brown. Read More

    Mar. 2, 2016

  • Vanderbilt University

    Close-Up: Actress Reese Witherspoon opens up to Vanderbilt business students about starting a new retail store in Nashville—and balancing the rest of her life

    Actress Reese Witherspoon recently spoke with students at Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management about opening her new retail store—Draper James—in Nashville. Read More

    Oct. 29, 2015

  • Vanderbilt University

    Wildest Dreams: Students Win Tickets to Taylor Swift Concert

    Fourteen lucky students had some pretty great seats for the Sept. 25 Taylor Swift concert at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, thanks to Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos. Read More

    Oct. 23, 2015

  • Vanderbilt University

    #VANDYBOYS: Celebrating the 2015 baseball season

    For the second year in a row, Vanderbilt’s baseball team finished with a spot in the national championship. Read More

    Jul. 31, 2015

  • Vanderbilt University

    Eat like a Student: Barley Primavera Recipe

    Seven days a week, Campus Dining whips up tasty, healthy dishes like this favorite: Barley Primavera. For just 58 calories per 4-ounce serving, this dish packs a lot of flavor. Read More

    Mar. 23, 2015

  • Vanderbilt University

    The Traveling Tombstone of Bishop McTyeire

    Bishop McTyeire’s original headstone has been installed on the landing of the main stairwell in the Office of the University Chaplain and Religious Life. Read More

    Dec. 23, 2014

  • Photo of Elsie Quarterman

    Quarterman Was More Than a Biology Professor and Ecologist

    The contributions of Quarterman and her graduate students to our understanding of the Middle Tennessee cedar glade ecosystem and the comeback of the critically endangered Tennessee coneflower are just part of her well-deserved legacy. Read More

    Sep. 26, 2014

  • Vanderbilt University

    Stroop Effect

    If you look at the word “red” written in green letters, it is significantly easier to say “red” than it is to say “green.” That is the essence of the Stroop effect, which was discovered in the 1930s by John Ridley Stroop as part of his doctoral thesis at George Peabody College for Teachers. Read More

    Jun. 18, 2014

  • Vanderbilt University

    Know Your Vanderbilts

    With this handy cheat sheet, get ready to dazzle your friends the next time somebody asks which Vanderbilt family members had ties to your alma mater. Read More

    Mar. 12, 2014

  • Vanderbilt University

    Magnum Opus

    Robert Vantrease, an artist in VUMC's Interactive, Web and Design office, witnessed a great deal of campus history during his 64-year tenure at the university. Read More

    Dec. 2, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    Pig and Plume

    Credit: SIMON PEMBERTON By Will Tarnell, Class of 2015 Let me tell you what happened to all the other pigs, how I became the last pig. It is true, the other pigs were mostly all eaten. But before the last pigs, the very last group to be… Read More

    Aug. 9, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    Second Best Man

    Credit: MARGARET BERG BY ROY BLOUNT JR., BA’63 If you don’t know Professor Vereen Bell—and you probably do if you’ve taken English courses or been involved in student media at Vanderbilt within living memory—what can I tell you? I have been friends with him for… Read More

    May. 7, 2013

  • Poem #8 by Rick Hilles

    Poem #8 by Rick Hilles

    Section #8 of “Nights and Days of 2007: Autumn” is from A Map of the Lost World by Rick Hilles, Read More

    Jan. 14, 2013