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Residential College Magic: Residential colleges provide undergraduates close-knit, diverse communities with faculty mentors

Residential College Magic: Residential colleges provide undergraduates close-knit, diverse communities with faculty mentors

Before the Class of 2012 moved onto The Martha Rivers Ingram Commons in 2008, there never had been anything on campus like these intentionally designed communities where undergraduates with different backgrounds are paired together and live alongside faculty.

Vanderbilt’s Next Chancellor: Daniel Diermeier becomes the university’s ninth chancellor

Vanderbilt’s Next Chancellor: Daniel Diermeier becomes the university’s ninth chancellor

Daniel Diermeier, an internationally renowned political scientist and management scholar, has been elected Vanderbilt University’s ninth chancellor, Board of Trust Chairman Bruce Evans announced on Dec. 4.

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Chancellor’s Letter: Town and Gown

I often say that Vanderbilt is in its strongest position ever within our nearly 150 years as an institution. While this momentum is the result of many university initiatives—from working to find the most talented and globally diverse students in the university’s history to breaking new ground in the humanities and sciences through bold, trans-institutional research—our success is also intertwined with that of our city and region.

Actor and singer–songwriter Jaden Smith (left) listens as former Vice President Al Gore speaks to Vanderbilt students studying Earth and environmental science. (Anne Rayner/Vanderbilt)

Chancellor’s Lecture Series: 24 hours of climate reality

Former Vice President Al Gore hosted a flagship presentation at Vanderbilt University on Nov. 20 as part of a worldwide event called “24 Hours of Reality: Truth in Action.”

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Landmark Moment: Candice Lee named interim athletics director

Former Vanderbilt standout student-athlete Candice Storey Lee, BS’00, MEd’02, EdD’12, has become the university’s first female athletics director and the first African American woman to head a Southeastern Conference athletics program.