Food For Thought

  • Vanderbilt University

    Food for Thought presents ‘Nick Cave: Feat.’ Dec. 12

    In partnership with The Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Vanderbilt University presents “Food for Thought,” a series of lunchtime conversations with Vanderbilt professors, Frist Center curators, and other members of the Nashville community. The Dec. 12 session, inspired by the exhibition "Nick Cave: Feat.," will delve into how contemporary performance art can offer powerful and transformative opportunities for communities. Read More

    Dec. 4, 2017

  • Vanderbilt University

    Vanderbilt presents ‘Food for Thought’ lunchtime conversation at Frist Center

    In partnership with The Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Vanderbilt University presents “Food for Thought,” a three-part series of lunchtime conversations with Vanderbilt professors, Frist Center curators, and other members of the Nashville community. The next event is Nov. 14 at noon. Read More

    Nov. 3, 2017

  • Food for Thought: Exploring Your World through Three Cultural Moments by Ragnar Kjartansson

    Food for Thought: Exploring Your World through Three Cultural Moments by Ragnar Kjartansson

    Watch video of the most recent presentation in the Food for Thought lunchtime series which took place on December 13. Part three of Exploring Your World through Three Cultural Moments; Focus of Lecture: Ragnar Kjartansson: The Visitors. Food for Thought is a community lunchtime program. Read More

    Dec. 13, 2016

  • Vanderbilt University

    Food for Thought: Women, Art, and Social Change: The Newcomb Pottery Enterprise

    Watch video of the most recent presentation in the Food for Thought lunchtime series which took place on October 11. Part one of Exploring Your World Through Three Cultural Moments; Focus of Lecture: Women, Art, and Social Change: The Newcomb Pottery Enterprise. Food for Thought is a community lunchtime program. Read More

    Oct. 11, 2016

  • Vanderbilt University

    Food for Thought: Women, Art, and Social Change: The Newcomb Pottery Enterprise

    Watch video of the most recent presentation in the Food for Thought lunchtime series which took place on October 11. Part one of Exploring Your World Through Three Cultural Moments; Focus of Lecture: Women, Art, and Social Change: The Newcomb Pottery Enterprise. Food for Thought is a community lunchtime program. Read More

    Oct. 11, 2016

  • Vanderbilt University

    Exploring education equity 50 years after Coleman

    On Oct. 27, a panel of education experts will explore how policymakers, scholars and school leaders are still addressing the pressing questions and concerns raised by the "Equality of Educational Opportunity" study, popularly known as the Coleman Report. Read More

    Sep. 19, 2016

  • Vanderbilt University

    Food for Thought: Ink, Silk, & Gold

    Watch video of the most recent presentation in the Food for Thought lunchtime series which took place on October 13. During our first Food for Thought program the panel presented a brief overview of the exhibition’s highlights. The program focused on dispelling misunderstandings about Islam by introducing the audience to… Read More

    Oct. 13, 2015

  • Vanderbilt University

    The Soundtrack of Civil Rights

    Watch video of the most recent presentation in the Food for Thought lunchtime series which took place on April 21. In partnership with the National Museum of African American Music and Tennessee Performing Arts Center, Vanderbilt presents a two-part Food for Thought series entitled The Soundtrack of Civil Rights. Panel… Read More

    Apr. 23, 2015

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    Ecological art installation opens in Vanderbilt library café

    The importance of bees and Tennessee native flowers in local food production is a major theme of a new art installation at the Vanderbilt University Central Library’s Food for Thought Café. Read More

    Sep. 27, 2012

  • Give your feedback today in the library services survey

    Give your feedback today in the library services survey

    Students enjoy using the renovated Parkes Armistead Reading Room at Vanderbilt’s Central Library. (Vanderbilt University) A survey that should take only five to 10 minutes for you to complete will help guide future priorities for the Jean and Alexander Heard Library system and all of its libraries… Read More

    Mar. 16, 2012

  • Vanderbilt University

    Sound off on library services through LibQUAL+ survey

    Students enjoy using the renovated Parkes Armistead Reading Room at Vanderbilt's Central Library. (Vanderbilt University) A survey that should take only five to 10 minutes for you to complete will help guide future priorities for the Jean and Alexander Heard Library system and all of its libraries and… Read More

    Mar. 8, 2012

  • Vanderbilt University

    Summer Fun

    Art, food, culture and adventure await you on Vanderbilt's campus. Read More

    Jun. 2, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    Winning name for Vanderbilt library café underscores its purpose

    After a Vanderbilt libraries survey of students, faculty staff and alumni generated more than 1,200 responses, the new café in Central Library has been named Food for Thought. Read More

    Apr. 21, 2011