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Anchor Man: Nicholas S. Zeppos marks 10 years as Vanderbilt’s chancellor

Anchor Man: Nicholas S. Zeppos marks 10 years as Vanderbilt’s chancellor

Ten years into his role as chancellor, Nicholas S. Zeppos has no plans to slow Vanderbilt’s rapid progress—and he wants to bring the rest of higher education along for the ride.

Perry Brandt

Volunteer Leadership Weekend

Two hundred enthusiastic alumni and parents gathered to support Vanderbilt as part of the university’s inaugural Volunteer Leadership Weekend, held Feb. 23–24.

The ’Dores of Distinction, a new alumni advisory group, met with Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos and other university administrators in February. (Note: Not all members listed below are pictured.) (JOHN RUSSELL)

’Dores of Distinction

To help ensure that Vanderbilt’s mission stays on track and is poised for future success, Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos has convened a broadly diverse group of alumni leaders called the ’Dores of Distinction.

On the City’s Western Border: $600 million living–learning initiative to transform campus along West End Avenue

On the City’s Western Border: $600 million living–learning initiative to transform campus along West End Avenue

Vanderbilt is replacing aging dormitories with residential colleges designed to encourage classmates from varying backgrounds to come together in shared communities, living alongside faculty members who help foster dialogue and discovery outside the classroom.

The first Vanderbilt cohort of A. James Clark Scholars—all first-year engineering students—gathered last November for a dinner at which they met Courtney Clark Pastrick (far left), who chairs the Clark Foundation board, and were able to tell her in person about the impact of the scholarship in their lives. (SUSAN URMY)

Engineering Leadership: Vanderbilt joins innovative Clark Scholars program

Vanderbilt’s A. James Clark Scholars Program offers financial aid each year to 10 engineering undergraduates who have demonstrated a commitment to business leadership and civic engagement.