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Conquer and Prevail

Conquer and Prevail

As university traditions go, music has charms to do more than soothe the savage breast. In fact, music has the ability to invoke nostalgia for the old “alma mater,” pump up school spirit at athletic events, and stitch together collegiate memories in ways that override the years, joining together studentsRead More

History Test: Where Is This?

History Test: Where Is This?

Do you know the name of the popular hangout shown in this 1953 photograph? Go here to find out if you’re right.

History Test: Where Is This? (Answer)

History Test: Where Is This? (Answer)

The photograph is of the Commodore Room (aka the “C” Room), a grill/short-order dining facility in the front part of Rand Hall, as it appeared when Rand was completed in 1953. Today the space is occupied by another dining facility, Chef James Bistro (see photo). Rand Hall’s “C” Room wasn’tRead More

Vanderbilt for Life: Career Resources for You

A range of never-before-offered career resources for alumni is being rolled out, thanks to a strategic partnership between the Vanderbilt Alumni Association and the Vanderbilt Career Center. This collaboration, which began informally in 2009 with the creation of the Career Moves program, seeks to better serve the needs of alumniRead More

Continue Your Vanderbilt Education

Continue Your Vanderbilt Education

You spoke up, and your Alumni Association is listening. A recent survey revealed that 77 percent of alumni respondents are interested in continuing education opportunities through the Alumni Association, and in response, we’ve been ramping up our efforts through your local Vanderbilt chapters. Chapter educational events and topics are variedRead More