October 23, 2012

Vanderbilt researchers are reporting today that a drug currently used to treat type 2 diabetes could be just as effective in treating addiction to drugs, including cocaine. Read more...

All benefits-eligible employees need to enroll for 2013 benefits


Open enrollment is under way, and all benefits-eligible employees need to enroll before the Oct. 31 deadline. Read more...

Tonight is family night at Vanderbilt Dyer Observatory


A special night for Vanderbilt faculty, staff, and their families will be held tonight from 7 to 9 p.m. at Vanderbilt Dyer Observatory. Astronomers will be on hand to answer a universe of questions. See the most massive telescope in Tennessee and actually hold a meteorite. Read more...

This week's VUCast: meet Kat Zhang, student sci-fi author, plus women and heart attacks and improvements to Sarratt/Rand


This Week on VUCast, Vanderbilt's online newscast: She's juggling her studies and life as a sci-fi author. Meet writing phenom Kat Zhang. See the new and improved Sarratt/Rand. And which women are more at risk for heart attacks. Read more...