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David Price makes $2.5M capstone gift for $12M Vanderbilt baseball facilities project

The former Vanderbilt athlete and current Red Sox pitcher will give $2.5 million to support the construction of a new baseball facility.


Christiansen named to second leadership term at College Board

Douglas L. Christiansen, Vanderbilt University’s chief enrollment strategist, has been elected to a second term as chair of the board of trustees for the College Board.


Haslam names second cohort for school leadership academy at Vanderbilt

Tennessee assistant principals have been named to a Vanderbilt fellowship that is building a pipeline of highly trained school leaders.


Analysis of Trump SUPCO candidates featured in weekly roundup of VU news stories

Law professor Brian Fitzpatrick discussed Donald Trump’s potential candidates for the Supreme Court, and the Wond’ry received attention for its recent grand opening. Read a selection of Vanderbilt news stories for the week of Nov. 14.


Recording time for Thanksgiving holiday

The upcoming Thanksgiving holiday is the first to take place since VU’s enhanced PTO program took effect. Staff taking these days off should record the time as “Holiday,” not PTO.


Some campus services available during upcoming holidays

While most areas of campus will close for the upcoming Thanksgiving and winter holidays, some departments will offer limited service for students and employees who will be on campus during these times.


Get help with the holiday blues from Vanderbilt EAP, benefit providers

The holidays can be a difficult time, but VU’s benefit providers and Work/Life Connections-EAP, also known as the Employee Assistance Program, can help.


Register now for Osher 2017 winter classes at Vanderbilt

The diverse classes offered by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Vanderbilt for winter 2017 include a look behind the scenes of ‘Romeo and Juliet,’ Perry Wallace’s inspiring story, and the Vanderbilt steel drum band.


Make note of modified hours over Thanksgiving holiday

Most Vanderbilt schools are observing a break from classes Nov. 19-27 for the Thanksgiving holiday.


‘Commodore Insider Podcast’: A conversation with Zach Cunningham

When it’s all said and done, Zach Cunningham is likely to go down as one of the best players in Vanderbilt football history. This season, the redshirt junior linebacker has again been the linchpin of the Commodores’ stifling defense.


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Take a look inside the Wond’ry

Students, faculty, staff and business and community members filled the Wond’ry Nov. 9 at an open house featuring tours, makerspace demonstrations and more.


Take Note

» SECURITY NOTICE: Sexual assault on campus

» Thanksgiving Potluck is tomorrow

» Sarratt Holiday Arts Festival begins Nov. 28

» ‘Addressing Stigma and Promoting Mental Health for LGBT Communities’ Dec. 12

» Conference will explore ‘Chronic Consequences of Global Infectious Diseases’

HR News

» Coping with reactions to the 2016 election

» Annual employee Holiday Gift Giveaway is Dec. 9

» Hold the Stuffing challenge underway

» Retirement plan voluntary contribution limits remain the same in 2017

» Addressing cancer: Resources for employees and supervisors

Research News @Vanderbilt


Nov. 21
Commodore Award nominations

Nov. 21 — 10 a.m.
Working Through It: 'Visualizing Hope and Recovery Through Art'

Nov. 21 — 11 a.m.
Race, Sports and Vanderbilt: 1966-1970 - CLOSED for Thanksgiving holidays

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