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Hillsboro Village Archives

Vanderbilt Divinity School racial justice initiative to launch

Sep. 25, 2017—Vanderbilt Divinity School invites the community to help launch its new Luce Foundation-funded Public Theology and Racial Justice Collaborative from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Ruby.

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Community activist who made Vanderbilt a better place dies

Aug. 30, 2016—Betty Chiles Nixon, a pioneering civil and women's rights activist who left a lasting mark on Vanderbilt University, its surrounding neighborhoods and the community, died Aug. 29.

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Construction blasting resumes for Village 21 project

Jan. 28, 2016—The Office of Space and Facilities Planning reports that construction blasting has resumed at the Village 21 project at the corner of Wedgewood Avenue and 21st Avenue South.

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Hillsboro Village dragon mural gets new coat of paint

Nov. 10, 2015—A refresh of the iconic dragon mural on the side of a Hillsboro Village building is now complete.

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Help refresh Hillsboro Village dragon mural Oct. 31

Oct. 23, 2015—Hillsboro Village neighbors and merchants are collaborating on a refresh of the 20-year-old dragon mural that spans the side of 1801 21st Ave. S., and the community is invited to help.

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Student art installations focus on Hillsboro Village

Apr. 3, 2015—Eight students in a class taught by Professor of Art Mel Ziegler have created installations designed to prompt a creative response to the missions of various Hillsboro Village businesses.

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