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What’s going on at Vanderbilt on Monday, Feb. 8, 2016

Zeppos honored with national diversity award

Vanderbilt Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos has been honored by "Insight Into Diversity" magazine for his commitment to diversity and inclusion with its national Giving Back award.

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Nominations for Johnson Award due today

Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos has announced the establishment of the Joseph A. Johnson, Jr. Distinguished Leadership Professor Award, to be given annually beginning at the 2016 Spring Faculty Assembly. The award will recognize a faculty member whose contributions have enhanced equity, diversity and inclusion in the university’s academic endeavors.

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Humane dispersal of roosting birds begins Thursday

Sounds of fireworks and flashing light will fill the air a couple of times each day beginning Thursday, Feb. 11, as Vanderbilt undertakes its latest effort to drive roosting birds from campus.

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Parking Services will relocate to 2800 Vanderbilt Place

VUPD Parking Services, currently located in the Wesley Place Garage, will relocate to 2800 Vanderbilt Place in the Vanderbilt University Police Department complex.

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Anilkumar named Faculty Advisor of the Year by Institute of Aeronautics

Amrutur Anilkumar, professor of the practice of aerospace and mechanical engineering, has been named the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics 2016 Faculty Advisor of the Year.

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Vanderbilt Theatre engages audience to end Nashville poverty

Vanderbilt Theatre invites the community to explore the impact of poverty and help shape a solution when it performs "How to End Poverty" Feb. 24-28 in Neely Auditorium.

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Share the Love food drive begins Feb. 9

USAC is sponsoring the Share the Love Food Drive benefitting Second Harvest Feb. 9–29. There will be more then two dozen donation locations across the university and Medical Center campuses to make giving as convenient as possible.

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Vanderbilt Credit Union annual membership meeting and open house March 3

Join the Vanderbilt Credit Union board of directors and staff at their annual membership meeting to learn more about the past year and what the Credit Union has planned for 2016 and beyond.

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Rites of Spring lineup announced; tickets on sale Feb. 12

Vanderbilt’s 2016 Rites of Spring music festival is scheduled for Friday, April 15, and Saturday, April 16, on Alumni Lawn. This year’s headlining acts are Future and Porter Robinson.

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Emmy-winning children’s TV creator to speak at Curb Center Feb. 12

J.J. Johnson, an Emmy Award-winning creator of children’s television programs, will speak at the Curb Center for Art, Enterprise and Public Policy at Vanderbilt on Friday, Feb. 12.

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Our favorite #vandygram photos of the week

Check out our favorite images of the week, including this image from a music video created by the Undergraduate Admissions tour guides. See more #vandygram photos on the Get Social website.

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In the latest VUCast: Learn about a breakthrough breast cancer test that determines which chemo works best on a tumor; see how obese children's brains are different than those of their healthy-weight peers; and find out how "sticky mittens" could help babies later in life.

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Feb. 8 — 4 p.m.
Emma Christopher lecture and film screening

Feb. 9 — noon
”Legacies of Racial Discrimination: The G.I. Bill and the Unequal Formation of the Modern American Middle Class”

Feb. 9 — 7 p.m.
”Effective Philanthropy: Market Failures in Public Policy”

Feb. 10 — 4 p.m.
”Recovering Lost Voices: Robert Penn Warren and the U.S. Civil Rights Movement”

Feb. 10 — 7 p.m.
Studio VU Lecture Series with Mahwish Chishty

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