November 26, 2013

Eighteen academic and administrative leaders at Vanderbilt University have been elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) this year. Read more...

Shuttle and valet Thanksgiving holiday schedule announced


There will be no Vanderbilt Shuttle service on most routes Thursday, Nov. 28, and Friday, Nov. 29. The exception will be patient transport shuttles, which will operate 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. both days. Read more...

Thanksgiving hours announced for VUMC food vendors


The hours of operation for food vendors at VUMC over the Thanksgiving period. Read more...

Vanderbilt dietitian offers tips to prevent Thanksgiving foodborne illnesses


Thanksgiving is a time to be grateful, to be with family and friends and to enjoy good food. A Vanderbilt dietitian says that making sure the food you serve is prepared and stored properly can ensure that everyone has a safe and healthy experience. Read more...

Ride free on "Fareless Friday," Nov. 29


Heading to the mall or a movie on Black Friday or just planning to hang out with friends and family? Instead of driving around town in all of the traffic, the Nashville Metropolitan Transit Authority and Regional Transportation Authority of Middle Tennessee are encouraging you to ride public transit by offering free rides all day on MTA and RTA buses and the Music City Star regional train. Read more...

This week's VUCast: Same sex marriage and the Supreme Court


Watch these stories and more in VUCast, Vanderbilt's online newscast: Will a definitive same-sex marriage lawsuit wind up in the Supreme Court? Finding what goes boom might get safer; and it's time to slow down and smell the roses Vandy style. Read more...

Purchase of Ringling Bros. circus tickets will benefit Children's Hospital


Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus will present "Built to Amaze," the 143rd edition of its "greatest show on Earth," on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014. Vanderbilt faculty and staff can purchase discounted tickets to the performance, and proceeds will benefit Children's Miracle Network and the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt. Read more...