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Bailey Spaulding, JD’09: Something’s Brewing

Dec. 20, 2018—Shortly after graduating from law school, Bailey Spaulding got a harebrained idea: She’d open a brewery and name it the Jackalope Brewing Co., after the mythical rabbit–antelope hybrid that she believed in as a kid. Seven years after the business was launched in Nashville’s Gulch neighborhood, Jackalope makes 6,500 barrels of suds, including the flagship...

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Rising CEO of the RIAA aims to take the music industry to new heights in the digital era

Dec. 18, 2018—Few people have had as much influence on the digital entertainment industry as Mitch Glazier. He first made an impact not long after graduating from Vanderbilt Law School in 1991, at a time when the internet and the challenges it posed to copyright law were little understood by the general public. As special counsel and...

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McKanders leads Immigration Practice Clinic helping refugees

Sep. 6, 2018—Clinical Professor of Law Karla McKanders is directing the first Immigration Practice Clinic at Vanderbilt Law School.

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Wente reorganizes provost’s office

Jul. 26, 2018—Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Susan R. Wente has announced a new structure for her office, with Tracey George, John Sloop and Dawn Turton taking on new roles and responsibilities.

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Alumni Association Board announces 2018 honorees

Jun. 5, 2018—The Vanderbilt Alumni Association Board announces its 2018 alumni award recipients.

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Seven interdisciplinary programs land TIPs awards for 2018

May. 24, 2018—Vanderbilt University’s transformational Trans-Institutional Programs initiative heads into a fourth year with grants awarded to seven interdisciplinary projects that involve more than 60 faculty members.

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Candid conversation with Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor inspires students

Apr. 4, 2018—The U.S. Supreme Court is the most powerful court in the nation. But Justice Sonia Sotomayor turned a lecture at Vanderbilt Law School on Tuesday into an intimate and inspirational chat.

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Vanderbilt graduate schools among the nation’s best

Mar. 20, 2018—Vanderbilt University’s graduate schools remain among the nation’s best, according to the latest "U.S. News & World Report" rankings.

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Vanderbilt experts showcase research at second transit forum

Feb. 26, 2018—The second installment of the spring transit forum series, held Feb. 23, featured four Vanderbilt professors sharing findings that brought further context to Nashville's proposed transit plan.

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Tour manager for Bob Dylan to speak at Law School about internet monopolies

Jan. 23, 2018—Jon Taplin, director emeritus of the USC Annenberg Innovation Lab, will discuss how monopolization of the internet threatens the future of artistic creativity in music, film and journalism Wednesday, Jan. 24, at Vanderbilt Law School.

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TIP SHEET: VU professor can talk about NAFTA withdrawal

Oct. 12, 2017—Vanderbilt Law School professor Tim Meyer available for interviews about NAFTA withdrawal

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Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jesse Eisinger to speak at Vanderbilt Oct. 17

Oct. 5, 2017—Investigative reporter Jesse Eisinger will speak at Vanderbilt Law School Oct. 17.

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