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Employee Appreciation

Vanderbilt University’s annual Service Award Ceremony set for Jan. 30

Jan. 15, 2018—Vanderbilt University’s annual Service Award Ceremony recognizes employees who celebrated significant service milestones in 2017. You can share in the fun and congratulate your colleagues on their accomplishments by attending this year’s ceremony on Tuesday, Jan. 30, at the Student Life Center.

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Nearly 12,000 turkeys tossed on Friday

Dec. 16, 2017—Thousands of Vanderbilt faculty and staff members dropped by Langford Auditorium last Friday for the annual "Turkey Toss" Employee Appreciation event.

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Annual Vanderbilt University Turkey Toss set for Dec. 15

Nov. 26, 2017—Get your free turkey, tofurkey or oven mitt at Vanderbilt University's annual Turkey Toss on Dec. 15 from 6 a.m. to midnight at Langford Auditorium.

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Submit nominations for Commodore Award and new diversity award

Oct. 6, 2017—Nominations will be accepted for two Vanderbilt University awards beginning Oct. 15: the 2017 Commodore Award and the new Distinguished Leadership Award to Recognize Staff Leadership in Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.

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Employee Tailgate success mirrors Commodores’ victory

Sep. 20, 2017—More than 5,200 employees, along with their families and friends, attended Vanderbilt’s annual Employee Tailgate Sept. 16 and cheered the Commodores to a victory over Kansas State.

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Employee Tailgate this Saturday has new SEC clear-bag policy

Sep. 13, 2017—If you’ve registered to attend the Vanderbilt University tailgate this Saturday, Sept. 16, beginning at 3:30 p.m. and the Vanderbilt vs. Kansas State football game that follows at 6:30 p.m., you’ll want to pay close attention to the new SEC clear-bag policy.

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Employee Tailgate is this Saturday

Sep. 8, 2017—The Vanderbilt University pre-game tailgate is this Saturday, Sept. 16, beginning at 3:30 p.m. The event will be held at Recreation Field No. 2 and will feature food, games, music and fun.

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Pregame employee tailgate party and Kansas State football game is Sept. 16

Aug. 25, 2017—Vanderbilt University employees and their families are invited to an exclusive pregame tailgate party and the Vanderbilt vs. Kansas State football game Sept. 16.

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Employees enjoy free frozen treats at Vandy Chills

Aug. 11, 2017—Nearly 3,700 frozen treats were given out to Vanderbilt University employees during the Aug. 10 "Vandy Chills" event.

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Get your free frozen treat today

Jul. 24, 2017—Stop by University Library Lawn today, Aug. 10, near the Harold Stirling Vanderbilt statue to pick up a free frozen treat, or visit one of the on-campus pop-ups. There will be plenty to choose from, including dairy-free, gluten-free and no-sugar-added options.

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Staff tour private art collection at Fine Arts Gallery

Jul. 21, 2017—Vanderbilt staff members gathered July 18 for "Art in the Afternoon" at the Fine Arts Gallery.

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‘Dores at the Shores’: Get half-off day passes at Nashville Shores tomorrow

Jul. 17, 2017—Enjoy half-off day passes at Nashville Shores this Friday, and have some fun in the sun with the Vanderbilt football team.

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