Jad Abumrad

  • Vanderbilt University

    WATCH: A candid conversation on free expression at Vanderbilt

    Academic experts and university leaders came together with the VUcept peer mentor group for a candid conversation about freedom of expression on Aug. 22. The discussion centered on the importance of open discourse in providing the necessary conditions for transformative education and pathbreaking research. Read More

    Aug 24, 2022

  • Vanderbilt University

    ‘Radiolab’ founder Jad Abumrad to join Vanderbilt University

    Jad Abumrad, a public radio icon, podcast pioneer and founder of Radiolab, will join Vanderbilt University to lead and advise on several areas of work, including the launch of a new podcast institute designed to become a national center of excellence for the evolving profession of digital narratives. Read More

    Apr 13, 2022

  • Jad Abumrad

    ‘Radiolab’ creator Jad Abumrad to speak March 18 as part of CSET mini-conference

    Jad Abumrad, creator and host of the "Radiolab" public radio program and podcast, will speak at the Student Life Center on Friday, March 18, as part of the Communication of Science and Technology program’s daylong mini-conference, “Improving Science Communication: The Promise of Science and Humanities Collaborations.” Abumrad’s talk, scheduled to begin at 5:30 p.m. in Ballroom A, as well as the mini-conference are open to Vanderbilt University faculty, students and staff. Read More

    Mar 10, 2022