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Vanderbilt University School of Medicine moves to eighth in NIH research funding

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine now ranks No. 8 in the nation among U.S. medical schools in total grant support provided through the National Institutes of Health. The new ranking raises VUSM’s standing two spots from the No. 10 position it held last year.


WiseWear CEO discusses marriage of tech and fashion on ‘The Zeppos Report’

Alumnus Jerry Wilmink discusses with Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos Wilmink’s journey from engineer to entrepreneur and the deeply personal reason he launched his company.


Read the latest issue of ‘iNCLUSIVE’

The Office for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion presents “iNCLUSIVE,” a biweekly blast of diverse news and events from across campus.


FutureVU Expo slated for April 19; enter to win an iPad Mini

Students, staff and faculty will have the opportunity to explore FutureVU, Vanderbilt’s campus land use planning initiative, during a multimedia event on Wednesday, April 19.


Teukolsky awarded NEH funding for Victorian ‘new media’ research

Rachel Teukolsky, an English professor whose research bridges Victorian literature and the visual arts, has received a Summer Stipends award from the National Endowment for the Humanities.


Rocketeers a step closer to fifth national title after near-perfect launch

Vanderbilt rocketeers are a step closer to defending their fifth straight national title after a successful launch at the 2017 NASA Student Launch Competition April 8 at Bragg Farms in Toney, Alabama.


Bowling heads to NCAAs on 10th anniversary of national title

Ten seasons removed from reaching the pinnacle of NCAA women’s bowling, the Commodores hope to celebrate the anniversary in style this week in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where they will be one of eight teams vying for the 2017 NCAA Bowling Championship.


Everett to be honored at Saturday’s baseball game

Former Commodore pitcher Donny Everett, who died in a drowning accident last June, will be honored before the start of the Vanderbilt versus Florida baseball game on Saturday, April 15, at Hawkins Field.


Deadlines approaching for VIDL grant and award programs

The Vanderbilt Institute for Digital Learning (VIDL) reminds the campus community about this year’s fast-approaching deadlines for its grant and awards programs, as well as the Graduate Fellows program.


Apply now for ‘Business of VU’ program that launches this fall

University faculty, staff and students are invited to apply now for a five-session program this fall that provides an in-depth look into higher education and the business operations of Vanderbilt.


Goldberg Lecture: Religious art and early global exploration

Jeffrey Collins will discuss the link between religious art and commerce for early global explorers when he delivers the Norman L. and Roselea J. Goldberg Lecture in Art History April 13.


Divinity School lecture April 13: Using liturgy to empower the oppressed

Ann Hildalgo, a specialist in Latin American feminist theology, will deliver the inaugural Vanderbilt Divinity School Emerging Scholar Lecture April 13.


VU Theatre’s ‘Vanderbilt Cabaret’ challenges gender expectations

VU Theatre presents “Vanderbilt Cabaret: Gender Play,” an original variety show inspired by early 20th-century European cabaret culture, April 13–15.


Lachs to lecture on death and self-importance

This year’s Berry Lecture is April 20 and features Vanderbilt philosopher John Lachs.


Volunteers needed for Commencement 2017

Vanderbilt’s Commencement 2017 is scheduled for May 10–12, and your help is needed to make the event a success.


Take Note

» ‘Sex-Specific Neural Regulation of Energy Balance’ April 13

» Good Friday service planned for Benton Chapel April 14

» Performance, book signing by singer-songwriter Matthew West April 15

» Audiology Clinic to offer free hearing screenings April 26, 27, 28

HR News

» Vandy Cooks: Tammy Algood cooks with ‘Pick Tennessee’ products April 18

» Learn about long-term care insurance April 19

» Babies and You: ‘Eating for Two’ April 20

» Enter to win prizes with the Start! physical activity program

» VRWC offers summer group swim lessons

Research News @Vanderbilt


April 13
Children's Hospital Department of Pastoral Care Offers a Walking Labyrinth

April 13 — 8 p.m.
Faculty Recital: Stephen Miahky, Violin, and Winston Choi, Piano

April 14 — noon
Good Friday Ecumenical Worship Service at Children's Hospital

April 14 — 8 p.m.
Vanderbilt University Orchestra and Vanderbilt Symphonic Choir

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