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Heavy Mettle: Editor’s Letter, Winter 2017

Heavy Mettle: Editor’s Letter, Winter 2017

Our fair institution has always prided itself on academic rigor, deservedly so. And while the battle wounds inflicted on me by a well-armed set of microeconomic curves 20 years ago haven’t fully healed, more and more I appreciate the demands that were placed on us at Vanderbilt.

Living History: Students Trace Nashville’s Black History as Part of a New Series of University Courses

Living History: Students Trace Nashville’s Black History as Part of a New Series of University Courses

Thirteen students met during the fall semester for a class called Historic Black Nashville. Taught by Jane Landers and Daniel Sharfstein, the course is part of a new initiative known as the University Courses program, a collaborative model that brings together faculty from different parts of the university to teach students from a variety of majors.