November 29, 2012

Seventeen members of Vanderbilt University's faculty have been elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) this year. This is the largest number of Vanderbilt fellows to be elected in a single year on record. Read more...

This week's VUCast: solving the meningitis mystery, and more


This Week on VUCast, Vanderbilt's online newscast: How Vanderbilt solved the deadly fungal meningitis mystery. See which Vandy alum is now starring on network TV and a look inside "the decision desk." Plus, the bowl game countdown is on. Read more...

Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology named "Greenest Group on Campus"


The Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology was the winner of the first Vanderbilt Athletics' Sustainability Competition. Read more...

New faculty: Jie Deng's attention to patient care inspires her lymphedema research


For Jie Deng, the desire to further nursing research and education began with the SARS outbreak in China in 2003. At the time, she was the associate chief nursing officer at Peking University Health Science Center in Beijing. Read more...

Read to Succeed gives children hope for a better life


Reading is not only essential to learning, but also helps forge the path to a better life. Contributions to Vanderbilt Gives helps Read to Succeed, a United Way of Metropolitan Nashville early literacy initiative being offered at child care centers in eight low-income Nashville neighborhoods. Read more...