Edward F. Fischer

  • Vanderbilt University

    Consumer taste for high altitude beans shifts opportunity to small farmers

    Economic prospects improved for small mountain farmers in Guatemala when consumers developed a taste for coffee brewed with beans grown at high altitude, according to a new study from the Vanderbilt Institute for Coffee Studies. Read More

    Apr 29, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    Vanderbilt Guatemalan field station new interdisciplinary hub

    Vanderbilt University’s expanded commitment to research and sustainable development in Guatemala is reflected in this spring’s opening of a Guatemala City field station that is home to 13 projects. Read More

    Apr 18, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    China conference gets virtual greeting from chancellor

    About 40 scholars, including two from Vanderbilt, gathered in Southeast China for a conference on folklore. Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos greeted the cohorts by way of a prerecorded video message. (Photo by Willie Smythe) Vanderbilt scholars gathered with colleagues in the People’s Republic of China recently to discuss folklore… Read More

    Nov 16, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    April grants announced by Division of Sponsored Research

    The Division of Sponsored Research received notification in April that the following grants in excess of $25,000 had been awarded: Theodore A. Bapty, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, has received an award in the amount of $311,047 by the Department of Defense for “Future Airborne Capability Environment (FACE).” Abhishek… Read More

    May 25, 2011