September 1, 2015

An online advisory panel called Advise Vanderbilt was launched last week. More than 8,000 invitations were e-mailed to Vanderbilt employees. Read more...

Parking changes in place for football season opener, Thursday, Sept. 3


The Vanderbilt football team will open its 2015 season on Thursday, Sept. 3, with a nationally televised game on the SEC Network against Western Kentucky University. Kickoff is at 7 p.m. With the game being played on a workday, some adjustments in parking and traffic flow are being made to accommodate the influx of fans to campus in an attempt to limit the impact on University and Medical Center personnel. Read more...

Prostate cancer care in spotlight at first VU football game


In the first game of the season Vanderbilt's football program, in conjunction with the Southeastern Conference, is kicking off a campaign to highlight prostate cancer prevention and awareness. Read more...

TIPs pre-proposals due Oct. 23; proposal workshops scheduled


The Trans-Institutional Programs (TIPs) Council is now accepting proposals for the second round of projects to be funded as part of the university's $50 million strategic investment in interdisciplinary research under its Academic Strategic Plan. Read more...

Comment period open on proposed revisions to Faculty Manual


The Vanderbilt Faculty Manual is being revised to reflect changes to some titles and processes related to the pending transition of the University and Vanderbilt University Medical Center into two separate legal and financial entitites. Read more...

From "Vanderbilt Medicine": Undone in the ICU


I was under the impression that I was being held prisoner. There were people I was aware of who would come into the room, in the outer areas, and they wouldn't talk to me or look at me. I remember being aware that I couldn't move my arms. Read more...