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Engineering and Technology

Breast cancer vaccine research delivers promising results

Jun. 11, 2020—Vanderbilt researchers have developed what appears to be a simple and promising treatment for breast cancer metastasis.

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Aerospace Club Wins NASA Rocketry Competition

Sep. 26, 2014— For the second year in a row, students from Vanderbilt’s Aerospace Club won NASA’s annual Student Launch rocketry competition, beating out teams from 31 other universities, including Cornell, Northwestern and Notre Dame.

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Kimberly Bryant, BE’89, Is Changing the Face of High-Tech with Black Girls Code

Sep. 26, 2014—The mission of Bryant's nonprofit organization, Black Girls Code, is to reach out to minority girls age 7 to 17 from all socioeconomic levels, and teach them about computer technology—from creating websites and writing computer applications to crafting computer games and working in robotics.

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Tech Giants, Engineers to Create Standards for ‘Internet of Things’

Sep. 26, 2014—A new group called the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC)—which includes Vanderbilt engineers and researchers in the university’s Institute for Software Integrated Systems (ISIS)—announced plans in March to create engineering standards for the “Internet of Things.”

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Research Roundup, Summer 2014

Sep. 26, 2014—Private Property and Government Inaction | Probiotic Could Prevent Obesity | Freedom from Power Cords | Pickiness Doesn’t Always Pay

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