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Vanderbilt nurses take first place at Hot Chicken Festival

Aug. 15, 2014—The team of Melissa Morton and Katie Forrester, nurse practitioners for the trauma service at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, tied for first place in the amateur category at the 2014 Music City Hot Chicken Festival.

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Athletics Director David Williams, Coach Derek Mason team up with YWCA on new initiative to reduce violence against women

Apr. 4, 2014—Vanderbilt is a sponsor of a free, inaugural event that will bring together coaches and others who mentor boys and young men to address the important role they play in developing young men of character and reducing violence against women and girls.

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There’s still time to be part of NCAA Women’s Final Four

Mar. 31, 2014—The NCAA Women’s Final Four is right around the corner. This event will take place April 6-8 at Bridgestone Arena, and your help is needed. If you have already registered to volunteer, no need to do so again. All volunteers are required to attend an orientation session prior to the Final Four, where you will go through training...

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Calling all fossil hunters: Come to free family event at Fort Negley April 5

Mar. 26, 2014—Vanderbilt’s Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences is partnering with Metro Parks and Vulcan Materials Company to sponsor “Fossils at the Fort” at Nashville’s Fort Negley on Saturday, April 5.

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Vanderbilt Libraries host conversation with Moser and Patchett

Mar. 17, 2014—Book artist Barry Moser and author Ann Patchett will hold a public conversation March 27 at the Vanderbilt Central Library.

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Sign up now for Vanderbilt Osher spring term

Feb. 17, 2014—Learning and memory, integrative medicine and the Salem witch hunts are a sampling of the spring 2014 class offerings available through the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Vanderbilt University.

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Vanderbilt Aerospace Club members fan Clay County students’ interest in engineering

Dec. 5, 2013—Brandon Dimmig, a senior mechanical engineering student and president of the Vanderbilt Aerospace Club, and seven other club members spent a Friday in late October at the  Celina K-8 School in Clay County, Tenn., about 100 miles northeast of Nashville. They split teaching duties between fifth, seventh and eighth grade science classes, using frictionless fan carts and plastic soda...

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‘Difficult Art’ focus of December (Lunch) Box talk

Dec. 2, 2013—Martin Rapisarda will discuss the "Difficult Art" exhibition at the Dec. 4 "Thinking Out of the (Lunch) Box: Conversations with a Philosophical Flavor with David Wood" at the Nashville Public Library.

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A Taste of Bellevue scheduled for Nov. 2

Oct. 8, 2013—A Taste of Bellevue, a fundraiser for the new Bellevue Library set to break ground soon, is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 2, at the Bellevue Center Mall, Highway 70 South in Nashville. Vanderbilt University is an in-kind sponsor of the event. Local restaurants, vendors and community groups will serve up food, and children’s activities, entertainment,...

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Meet the new dean at Vanderbilt Divinity Community Breakfast

Sep. 19, 2013—The divinity school's first community breakfast for the new school year will be a Sept. 24 open forum with its new dean, the Rev. Emilie M. Townes.

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Sign up now for fall classes at Blair

Aug. 14, 2013—Blair School of Music is now registering students for its Precollege and Adult Program classes for fall 2013.

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Sign up now for Vanderbilt Osher fall classes

Aug. 6, 2013—Hot topics in astronomy, pioneering African American film stars, medical advances, and the history of fashion are among 11 classes offered this fall for adults 50 and above by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Vanderbilt.

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