Poppy Buchanan

  • Vanderbilt University

    Building a University: Buchanan Fellows at the Heard Libraries curate an exhibit that documents Vanderbilt’s beginning

    Last fall, five Buchanan Fellows at the Jean and Alexander Heard Libraries began a project to research Vanderbilt University’s first decade, from 1875 to 1885, and curate an online exhibit about what they discovered. In the process, the fellows learned how to find supporting materials, interpret historical objects, examine historically significant documents from Special Collections, and place all of them in the context of the university’s—and the nation’s—history. Read More

    Sep 9, 2021

  • Vanderbilt University

    The Power of Giving Back: Richard and Poppy Buchanan

    Richard (BA’57, MD’61) and Poppy (BSN’61) Buchanan will establish the Poppy Pickering Buchanan and Richard D. Buchanan Library Fellows Fund. This fund will benefit students and future library users by supporting strategic projects in which selected students work on multidisciplinary teams under the mentorship of faculty and professional librarians. Read More

    Feb 26, 2018