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  11 things you need to know this week  
1.   Commodore Nation celebrates Vandy Boys’ national championship
    Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos, Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee, Nashville Mayor David Briley, and Vice Chancellor for University Affairs and Athletics and Athletics Director Malcolm Turner joined hundreds of Commodore fans on Thursday at Vanderbilt’s Multipurpose Facility to celebrate the baseball team’s College World Series championship win. [ Watch Now ]
2.   Chancellor lauds Vandy Boys’ ‘character, integrity, intelligence’
    Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos sent a special message to Vanderbilt baseball head coach Tim Corbin and team, lauding them for exemplifying “the Vanderbilt way” at the College World Series and beyond. [ Read More ]
3.   Vanderbilt announces plan to demolish towers on West End Avenue
    Vanderbilt University will bring down one of its tallest campus buildings when it conducts a controlled implosion of the Carmichael West Tower 3 residence hall on Saturday, July 27. [ Read More ]
4.   Vanderbilt to partner with National Museum of African American Music
    Vanderbilt University has announced a long-term partnership with the National Museum of African American Music and a foundational gift to enrich the museum’s educational and research opportunities. [ Read More ]
5.   Story Photo Our favorite #vandygram of the week
    In celebration of our @vandyboys’ big win, our favorite #vandygram this week goes to Vanderbilt alum @vanderbabe for her supportive post congratulating the team! #AnchorDown! [ Read More ]
6.   Dobson, Noble appointed to new leadership positions to advance inclusive excellence and student success
    Seasoned university leaders Frank Dobson and Rosevelt Noble have been appointed to new roles to further advance inclusive excellence programming and resources as part of the undergraduate experience. [ Read More ]
7.   Engineering and Science Building, Eskind Biomedical Library designated LEED Gold by USGBC
    U.S. Green Building Council President and CEO Mahesh Ramanujam presented Vanderbilt with a plaque designating the university’s Engineering and Science Building and Eskind Biomedical Library with LEED Gold status at a community-wide gathering on Tuesday afternoon in the Engineering and Science Building lobby. [ Read More ]
8.   Owen School Accelerator launches global immersion program based in Guatemala
    This December the inaugural Accelerator Global Immersion program will combine classroom instruction from renowned Vanderbilt faculty with hands-on projects led by regional business leaders. The program will run from Dec. 15 through 21 and will be based in the city of Antigua, Guatemala, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of Central America’s most beautiful and historic cities. [ Read More ]
9.   Vanderbilt community invited to share feedback on chancellor search
    The Chancellor Search Advisory Committee is gathering critical input to inform the search for Vanderbilt’s next leader, and invites all members of the university community to submit their feedback on the Chancellor Search website. [ Read More ]
10.   Address changes in West End Neighborhood to take effect July 1
    As part of FutureVU, the West End Neighborhood continues its transformation into a park-like community atmosphere. The restructuring of this area has necessitated the renumbering of Greek Row houses. [ Read More ]
11.   VU community discussion of 2019 Commons Reading set for July 23
    The Margaret Cuninggim Women’s Center and the Jean and Alexander Heard Libraries will host a discussion of the 2019 Commons Reading, “The Lies That Bind: Rethinking Identity” by Kwame Anthony Appiah, on Tuesday, July 23. All in the Vanderbilt community are invited to read the book and join in the discussion. [ Read More ]
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