• A 2010 Volkswagen Jetta is among the vehicles currently up for auction. (Image provided by Plant Services)

    Surplus vehicle auction runs through July 30

    Pictured is one of the vehicles currently up for auction, a 2010 Volkswagen Jetta. (Image provided by Plant Services) Vanderbilt Plant Services’ storage and surplus warehouse is holding an online sealed-bid auction of used, as-is vehicles now through July 30, 2012. This community auction is open to… Read More

    Jul 10, 2012

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    Stock up on discounted Vandy gear at Barnes & Noble

    Barnes & Noble at Vanderbilt has customized black and gold apparel from a wide variety of vendors, including Ralph Lauren. (John Russell/Vanderbilt) Vanderbilt’s football home opener may be two months away, but at Barnes & Noble at Vanderbilt, Commodore fans are already gearing up for… Read More

    Jul 9, 2012

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    Hutton Hotel offering VU discount

    The Hutton Hotel offers a wide variety of amenities, including chic, ultra-modern decor. Image courtesy of Nashville’s Hutton Hotel is offering a special rate – $100 per night – for Vanderbilt staff and faculty in July and August on the following dates: July 27-28,… Read More

    Jul 6, 2012

  • Celebrate Christmas in July with discount on ‘Nutcracker’ tickets

    "Nashville's Nutcracker" (image courtesy of Nashville Ballet) Nashville Ballet is celebrating Christmas in July by offering cool discounts on tickets to one of its most popular shows, Nashville’s Nutcracker, which will return to TPAC’s Jackson Hall for 11 performances Dec. 9-23. Tickets to all performances included in Nashville… Read More

    Jun 29, 2012

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    Online ticket referral program launched

    Cheerleaders and fans welcoming players at the Star Walk. (John Russell/Vanderbilt) Vanderbilt athletics announced a new addition to the fan ticket experience for the 2012 football season with an online referral program that rewards Commodore fans for helping to spread the word about tickets to their friends and family. Read More

    Jun 22, 2012

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    Discount at Student Rec’s Smoothie King

    Special deals are being offered at the Smoothie King In the Student Recreation Center. Purchase a $25 gift card and get a 20 oz. smoothie, free. Renew as often as you wish! In addition, from April 30 to Aug. 31, present your Commodore Card or Medical Center badge and… Read More

    Jun 8, 2012

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    Summer camps still have openings, discounts

    Football camp at Vanderbilt. (Daniel Dubois/Vanderbilt) School is out and many parents are scrambling to find meaningful activities for their children to participate in over the summer break. Vanderbilt offers a wide range of summer camps that focus on athletics, the arts, technology and much… Read More

    May 31, 2012

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    Grins Vegetarian Café offers catering over the summer

    Grins Vegetarian Kosher Cafe may be closed over the summer, but executive chef Rusty Johnston is taking catering orders throughout the summer months. Contact: Rusty Johnston… Read More

    May 24, 2012

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    Faculty and staff can receive discount on summer basketball camps for girls

    Photo courtesy of Vanderbilt Women's Basketball All Vanderbilt faculty and staff can receive a 15 percent discount off the total price of a girls’ basketball camp session. The university’s basketball camps for girls feature quality instruction with current and former Vanderbilt players, with an emphasis on basketball fundamentals and… Read More

    May 16, 2012

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    Visit the Frist for free May 18 and 19

    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts, located at 919 Broadway in downtown Nashville, will offer free admission on Friday, May 18, in celebration of the Association of Art Museum Directors’ Art Museum Day and International Museum Day. In addition, the Frist Center will offer free admission… Read More

    May 14, 2012

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    Payroll deduction, payment plan available for football season tickets

    (John Russell/Vanderbilt) Vanderbilt employees who want to be part of the action for the 2012 Commodore football season have the opportunity to purchase their season tickets using payroll deduction. In addition to receiving a discounted price on their season tickets, Vanderbilt employees can elect to spread the… Read More

    Apr 26, 2012

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    Faculty and staff can receive discounted membership to Vanderbilt Legends Club

    (image courtesy of Vanderbilt Legends Club) Did you know that as a Vanderbilt faculty or staff member, you can receive a 20 percent discount on all initiation fees and monthly dues at Vanderbilt Legends Club? The Clubhouse at Vanderbilt Legends Club (Vanderbilt University) Vanderbilt Legends Club… Read More

    Apr 20, 2012

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    Vanderbilt Kennedy Center to hold free forum on autism April 21

    A lecture on autism research will take place at One Magnolia Circle April 21. Pictured: researchers are developing emotion-sensing technology for use in autism social interventions. As part of Autism Awareness Month, nationally recognized each April, The Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Research on… Read More

    Apr 16, 2012

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    Vandy Moms lunch and learn: Reading difficulties in children April 19

    When should children begin reading? What are the signs of a reading difficulty? Laurie Cutting will provide the answers at a Vandy Moms lunch and learn April 19. Photo by John Russell (Vanderbilt) Do you have questions about your child’s reading abilities or special concerns about reading disorders? Join… Read More

    Apr 12, 2012

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    Fireworks to highlight free Black and Gold spring game April 14

    (Photo by John Russell/Vanderbilt) All Vanderbilt employees are invited to the Black and Gold spring game at Vanderbilt Stadium this Saturday, April 14, at 6 p.m. Head football coach James Franklin will split the Commodores into two teams for a scrimmage, and the event will be capped off by… Read More

    Apr 9, 2012

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    Volunteers needed for Commencement 2012

    Volunteer this year for the university’s largest and most prestigious events on campus – Vanderbilt’s 137th Commencement. (Daniel Dubois/Vanderbilt) Vanderbilt is gearing up for Commencement 2012 and there is a need for volunteers to help with the three-day celebration for graduates and their families. THE PARTY Wednesday, May 9… Read More

    Mar 30, 2012

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    Watch football team in action at free scrimmage April 14

    (John Russell/Vanderbilt) All Vanderbilt faculty and staff are invited to the Black and Gold spring game at Vanderbilt Stadium beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 14. Head football coach James Franklin will split the Commodores into two teams for a scrimmage. The event will be capped off by a… Read More

    Mar 27, 2012

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    Celebrate Free Cone Day April 3 and donate to Next Steps at Vanderbilt

    Ben & Jerry’s on 21st Avenue South will celebrate Free Cone Day Tuesday, April 3. The store is encouraging patrons to donate the money they will save on free ice cream to Next Steps at Vanderbilt. All donations between noon and 8 p.m. April 3 will benefit… Read More

    Mar 27, 2012

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    Nashville Ballet offers discount for ‘Rite of Spring’ and ‘Firebird’

    Nashville Ballet is offering discounted tickets for upcoming performances of Rite of Spring and Firebird to members of the Vanderbilt community. Nashville Ballet will perform original choreography to the Stravinsky masterpieces as they are performed live by The Nashville Symphony. Now through April 13, save 20 percent on tickets to… Read More

    Mar 26, 2012

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    Perl Catering offers box lunch discount

    Heirloom tomatoes and fresh mozzarella drizzled with a balsamic reduction. (Photo courtesy of Perl Catering) Perl Catering is the invention of husband-and-wife team Robert and Elizabeth Spinelli, who create delicious gourmet catered meals and box lunches using locally grown, organic, restaurant-quality food. During the month of May, Perl… Read More

    Mar 15, 2012