Hobbs Human Development Laboratory

  • Vanderbilt University

    Restoring Humanity: The Interconnectedness of Life Is Illustrated in Shimmering Glass Tiles

    It has been 47 years since Ben Shahn’s mosaic Peabody—1968 was dedicated in the Hobbs Human Development Laboratory on what was then the campus of George Peabody College for Teachers. The effort to commission Shahn, an artist well known for his advocacy for the poor, was spearheaded by Susan Gray, professor of psychology, emerita, and an advocate for children, particularly those held back developmentally by poverty. Read More

    Aug 12, 2016