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Barbara Carroll

Vanderbilt named a top employer for women for second year in a row

Jul. 2, 2019—"Forbes" has named Vanderbilt University one of the best employers for women in the United States for the second consecutive year. The rankings are based on an independent national survey of more than 60,000 employees who work in organizations that employ at least 1,000 workers.

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University announces enhanced, inclusive adoption, fertility and surrogacy benefits

Jun. 24, 2019—Effective July 1, university adoption, fertility and surrogacy benefit programs will be enhanced to better support all eligible employees. 

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Vanderbilt University to enhance hiring process with SkillSurvey 

Jun. 7, 2019—The new tool, an automated reference-checking resource, will allow the university to efficiently conduct an applicant’s reference check in as little as two business days, dropping up to 10 days off the average time spent collecting reference responses.

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Vanderbilt University named one of America’s top 100 employers by ‘Forbes’

Apr. 17, 2019—Vanderbilt University is ranked 85th among the nation’s top 100 employers by "Forbes" on the magazine’s 2019 “America’s Best Employers” list.

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Vanderbilt recognized by ‘Forbes’ as a top employer for women

Jul. 25, 2018—Vanderbilt University has been named one of the best employers for women in the United States by "Forbes" magazine.

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Vanderbilt families enjoyed music under the stars in June with the Nashville Symphony

Jun. 10, 2016—Vanderbilt University employees and their families enjoyed a picture-perfect evening of music under the stars at the Employee Appreciation Vanderbilt Family Night with the Nashville Symphony June 2.

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Winter weather cancels classes, but gears up campus services

Jan. 22, 2016—When Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Susan Wente emailed students early Friday morning to inform them that classes had been cancelled for the day, many of them no doubt took it as a signal to sleep in or to begin their weekends early. But for a team of dedicated staff and administrators, the work of dealing with the winter weather had just begun.

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Inclement weather on Friday and reporting to work

Jan. 21, 2016—Classes are canceled Jan. 22. Guidance here for all university staff from Barbara Carroll, chief human resources officer, about the inclement weather and reporting to work.

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Take note: Information about inclement weather and reporting to work

Jan. 19, 2016—Message to all university faculty and staff from Barbara Carroll, chief human resources officer Colleagues, Nashville is likely to see its first inclement weather of the season starting in the very early hours of Wednesday morning. It sounds like there will be a mix of ice and some accumulating snow that will impact the Wednesday morning...

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Barbara L. Carroll named Vanderbilt University chief HR officer

Oct. 8, 2015—Barbara L. Carroll, a nationally recognized leader in higher education human resources, has been named to the newly defined role of Vanderbilt University associate vice chancellor and chief human resources officer.

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