Post Tagged with: "spring2011"

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

Food and Finance

Food and Finance

Mike Dorr, BS’99, MBA’05, talks with seniors Victor de Paiva Buischi (left) and Diego Fernandez Barbara (center) at a recent “Opening Dores” event focused on careers in finance. “Opening Dores” is a series of informal, intimate on-campus dinners—20 of them are planned for this year alone—at which alumni offer adviceRead More

Explore the World Your Way

Explore the World Your Way

This year the expanded Vanderbilt travel program offers a little something for everyone. From seasoned Vanderbilt alumni travelers to those who have never taken a Vanderbilt trip before, trips are designed to fit any lifestyle, educational travel interest and budget. Each trip pairs unique educational opportunities with the exceptional destinationsRead More

The President’s Corner

The President’s Corner

In my interactions with Vanderbilt faculty, students and staff, I always emphasize that alumni are the university’s largest, most diverse, and potentially most powerful resource. With 130,000 individuals in 143 countries, we’re the living brand of Vanderbilt, with the potential to be strategic partners in Vanderbilt’s pursuit of excellence. InRead More