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Gove, professor emerita of Russian, women’s advocate, dies

Sep. 16, 2011—Vanderbilt Professor Emerita of Russian Antonina (“Nina”) Filonov Gove died on Aug. 29 in Seattle, Washington. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 28, at 3 p.m. at St. Augustine‚Äôs Chapel, 2200 24th Ave. South in Nashville. Born in 1938 in Riga, Latvia, Gove and her parents were twice refugees during WWII. In...

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Chancellor: University getting greener, needs to be less dependent on federal dollars

Aug. 25, 2011—Vanderbilt must continue to develop new revenue streams to ensure its financial health in the face of federal budget deficits that are likely to impact government grants and awards, said Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos at Fall Faculty Assembly.

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Vanderbilt Faculty Senate supports ban on guns-on-campus

Apr. 26, 2011—Representatives of the Vanderbilt University faculty have passed a resolution supporting the continued ban of firearms on college campuses in Tennessee.

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Memorial service set for Russian professor David Lowe

Apr. 14, 2011—David Lowe, an expert in Russian literature who taught at Vanderbilt for three decades, died April 9. He was 63.

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