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Kimberly Bess

Nashville Promise Neighborhood informational meeting Dec. 7

Nov. 27, 2012—Learn how research is playing a central role in the development of Nashville Promise Neighborhood’s strategy to improve schools and communities. Kimberly Bess, assistant professor of human and organizational development at Vanderbilt, and Robin Veenstra-VanderWeele, director of Promise Neighborhood, will be presenters. The meeting is scheduled from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 7, at...

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Bess receives statewide honor for research, service

May. 4, 2012—Peabody professor Kimberly Bess received a statewide honor for her research in one of Nashville's most underprivileged communities.

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May. 1, 2012—Mark Abkowitz, professor of civil and environmental engineering, has received the Vanderbilt Alumni Association’s Alumni Education Award, given annually to a faculty member who has contributed significantly to Vanderbilt Alumni Association education programs. Kimberly Bess, assistant professor of human and organizational development, has received the 2012 Harold Love Outstanding Community Involvement Award for significant public...

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