May 2011 Vanderbilt View

  • Vanderbilt University

    Uncommon Leadership

    When Martha R. Ingram steps down June 30 after 12 years as chairman of Vanderbilt’s Board of Trust, she will leave behind a diverse and lasting legacy – including the hiring of two chancellors and the development of a residential college system at Vanderbilt, of which the newly named Martha Rivers Ingram Commons was the crucial first phase. Read More

    May. 5, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    Three Stories

    Graduates Shannon Hoffman, Nehal Mehta and Karen White come from different backgrounds and have different interests, but each will use their significant talents and valuable lessons learned at Vanderbilt to affect change in the world. Read More

    May. 5, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    In Conversation with … James Hudnut-Beumler

    Vanderbilt Divinity School Dean James Hudnut-Beumler takes heart in the fact that when times are tough, his graduates offer comfort and guidance to an ailing world. Read More

    May. 5, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    Joy in the Journey

    Psychology professor Isabel Gauthier, an expert in the science of face recognition, relishes the process of discovery – and mentoring graduate students along the way. Read More

    May. 5, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    Editor’s Note

    "View" Editor Joan Brasher reflects on Vanderbilt’s symbols of strength and constancy. Read More

    May. 5, 2011

  • Kudos

    Kudos

    Learn about the latest awards, appointments and achievements of Vanderbilt's faculty and staff. Read More

    May. 5, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    Looking Back

    The stately magnolias that protect campus from the dust and noise of busy West End and 21st avenues are the living legacy of former Vanderbilt first lady Margaret Branscomb and the members of the Vanderbilt Garden Club. Read More

    May. 5, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    The Last Word

    Hank Murrey, area maintenance supervisor for The Commons, applies his handyman skills at Whippoorwill Day Camp, a summertime tradition for area children for the last 40 years. Read More

    May. 5, 2011