James Franklin

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    Celebrate Vanderbilt’s bowl selection with Coach Franklin, football team

    Coach James Franklin talks with fans. (Vanderbilt University) Come celebrate with Coach James Franklin, Vice Chancellor David Williams and the Commodore football team Sunday evening as they receive and officially accept an invitation to play in a bowl game. Read More

    Dec 2, 2011

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    Time to bleed black and gold, remember magic win # 6 and celebrate our football team. Go to Bowl Central for all your bowl information. [vucastblurb]    … Read More

    Nov 29, 2011

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    VUCast Extra: Vandy Wins # 4

    Vanderbilt beats Army to gain win number four. Go Dores!   [vucastblurb]… Read More

    Oct 25, 2011

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    VUCast: Powering up Preschool

    Vanderbilt research shows what you should do to boost your young child’s brain power. Plus, want to smack someone? How the brain handles impulse control. And Coach Franklin talks the talk and walks the walk! [vucastblurb]… Read More

    Sep 28, 2011

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    Vandy 3-0! Go Dores!

    Watch Vanderbilt beat Ole Miss 30 to 7!  Now, who you with….VU! [vucastblurb]… Read More

    Sep 20, 2011

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    VUCast: We move you

    It’s become one of the great new traditions of Vanderbilt University. In this VUCast extra, watch as Vandy upperclassmen come together to welcome the class of 2015 to the Martha Rivers Ingram Commons… one box at a time! [vucastblurb]… Read More

    Aug 24, 2011

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    Football season opener to feature $12 tickets, fireworks

    Vanderbilt's season opener against Elon, which marks James Franklin's first game as head coach of the Commodores, will feature a discounted $12 ticket and post-game fireworks. Read More

    Aug 24, 2011

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    Franklin has impromptu lunch with Commodore fans

    Franklin met up with fans at Corner Pub in Midtown Nashville. Read More

    Aug 2, 2011

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    Franklin completes first SEC Media Day

    After an onslaught of interviews that began before 8 a.m., Vanderbilt’s contingent concluded its trip to SEC Media Day just before noon on Friday. The trip to Hoover, Ala., was Head Coach James Franklin’s first appearance in front of the national media. Read More

    Jul 21, 2011

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    Dore Jam football event is Aug. 7

    James Franklin (John Russell/Vanderbilt) The Vanderbilt community is invited to attend Dore Jam, the free annual meet and greet with the Commodore football team and coaches.  Vanderbilt Athletics will host Dore Jam to kick off the 2011-2012 athletic year on Sunday, Aug. 7. It is… Read More

    Jul 13, 2011

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    Discounted football season tickets available for faculty, staff

    Football season will be here before you know it, and Vanderbilt employees can take advantage of special discounts on season tickets for the 2011 Commodore football season. Read More

    Jun 27, 2011

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    Faculty and staff can get 40 percent off football season tickets

    Football offices and lobby at McGugin Center. (Vanderbilt University / Steve Green) Vanderbilt employees can take advantage of special discounts on season tickets for the 2011 Commodore football season. With the arrival of new head coach James Franklin, the Commodores are looking forward to a strong showing during the… Read More

    May 16, 2011

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    VUCast: Fans, fireworks and football

    See how Commodore fans, players and the new coach are gearing up for the next season. Plus, making money when the market is down and the Melodores get noticed in NYC! [vucastblurb]… Read More

    Apr 29, 2011

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    Board of Trust renames Commons for Martha R. Ingram

    The Vanderbilt Board of Trust has named the university’s living-learning community for first-year students for Martha R. Ingram. Read More

    Apr 29, 2011

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    Fireworks to cap Black and Gold Spring Game April 17

    Photo by John Russell/Vanderbilt University All Vanderbilt employees are invited to attend the annual Vanderbilt Football Black and Gold Spring Game on Sunday, April 17. A fireworks show is scheduled for immediately after the scrimmage and will cap a day filled with fun, family-friendly activities. Admission to the event is… Read More

    Apr 7, 2011

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    VUCast: Fighting on the front lines

    Hear from a Vanderbilt doctor in South America who is fighting the H1N1 epidemic first-hand. Plus, Vanderbilt researchers go deep underground in search of cave drugs. And Coach Franklin starts to build a solid gold team! [vucastblurb]… Read More

    Feb 18, 2011

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    VUCast Extra: Vandy’s football “war room” on Signing Day

    Have you ever wanted to see what happens during the college version of the NFL draft? Watch new Head Football Coach James Franklin as he leads his first Vanderbilt signing day and new recruits send in their letters of intent…..one fax at a time. It’s a VUCast Extra that bleeds… Read More

    Feb 9, 2011

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    VUCast: When to go for it…

    Should you go for it on a fourth down? How NFL risks relate to business. Plus, jumping on the James Franklin bandwagon, and see how Vanderbilt remembers the iconic 1960s. [vucastblurb]… Read More

    Feb 4, 2011

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    National Signing Day Central

    Parade All-Americans. Four-star standouts. Mr. Football recipients. All-State players galore. Talent in abundance. Welcome to James Franklin’s initial National Signing Day at Vanderbilt. “I can’t tell you how happy I am today,” Franklin said. “All of these young men have listened to our pitch – and have chosen to become… Read More

    Feb 3, 2011

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    CloserVU: Day One with Coach Franklin and Family

    From his arrival at the airport to the formal announcement, get a personal look at the first hours Head Football Coach James Franklin and family spent as new members of the Commodore Nation. Warning: Watching this video might create the involuntary response of wearing black and gold and yelling, “GO… Read More

    Dec 22, 2010