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What’s going on at Vanderbilt on Monday, Feb. 15, 2016

Chancellor’s Higher Education Fellowship aims to build leadership pipeline

Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos has established a new program to ensure that the university maintains and continues to enhance its strength and stability by cultivating a strong pipeline of potential leaders at Vanderbilt and in higher education.

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Dobson named associate dean of students

Frank Dobson's new role will facilitate the integration of the mission and programming of the Office of Inclusion Initiatives and Cultural Competence with that of the Black Cultural Center as Vanderbilt seeks to address issues of diversity, inclusion and intercultural sensitivity.

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Vanderbilt partners with Brown, Harvard, Cornell, others to develop new study abroad programs

Vanderbilt has joined the Consortium for Advanced Studies Abroad with the goal of establishing high-quality study abroad programs.

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Meacham to discuss Bush 41 biography joined by Alexander, Zeppos TODAY

Vanderbilt University Distinguished Visiting Professor and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham, U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander and Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos will discuss Meacham’s latest book, "Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush," on Feb. 15 in the next installment of the Chancellor’s Lecture Series.

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A VU Inside: William Fissell’s Artificial Kidney

Vanderbilt University Medical Center nephrologist and Associate Professor of Medicine William Fissell IV is making major progress on a first-of-its kind device to free kidney patients from dialysis. He is building an artificial implantable kidney with microchip filters and living kidney cells that will be powered by a patient’s own heart.

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Gravity waves topic of colloquium Thursday

A team of Columbia University physicists who participated in the first detection of gravity waves will describe the monumental discovery in a free public lecture on campus Thursday, Feb. 18.

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LeBoeuf called to active duty as Army University’s vice provost of academic affairs

Brig. Gen. Eugene J. LeBoeuf, a civil engineering professor at Vanderbilt, has been called to active duty in the U.S. Army to serve as vice provost of academic affairs for Army University and deputy commanding general for reserve affairs for the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center.

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Eos Project funds environmental awareness planning and programming projects on campus

Eos-funded projects include curriculum development, reading series, speakers, seminars and more.

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Patel lab named ‘greenest group on campus’

The lab of Maulik Patel, assistant professor of biological sciences and cell and developmental biology, has been named winner of the 2016 Vanderbilt Basketball Sustainability Competition.

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Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, and Tennessee is no exception. Learn eight steps you can take to pump up your heart health.

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Our favorite #vandygram photos of the week

Check out more of our favorite #vandygram photos on the Get Social website. Do you have great photos to share with us? Just tag them #vandygram.

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Feb. 16 — noon
”PrEP, HIV and the Duty to Disclose”

Feb. 18 — noon
Work-Life Workshop: “Take a Deep Breath”

Feb. 18 — noon
InsideOut of the Lunch Box: “Motown the Musical”

Feb. 18 — 4 p.m.
Ben Lowe to speak on evangelical Christianity and environmental action

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