April 17, 2012

VUMC is holding an event tomorrow, 1:15 to 2:30 p.m., in 208 Light Hall to receive a phone call from the American Nurses Credentialing Center to hear about the institution's Magnet status. The event will be hosted by Marilyn Dubree, MSN, R.N., Executive Chief Nursing Officer. Read more...

New Vanderbilt recreation center and multipurpose facility proposed


New opportunities for getting fit, playing club sports or holding an indoor varsity sports practice will be available to the Vanderbilt community, pending Board of Trust approval of the proposed Vanderbilt recreation center and multipurpose facility. Read more...

From House Organ: To the summit of Kilimanjaro, with Dad


Beth Ann Sastre, M.D., would never describe herself as an "adventure seeker," but New Year's Day found her at the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro, as the first sunrise of 2012 painted a brilliant orange across the horizon and all of Tanzania spread out below. Read more...

This week's VUCast: Teach Twice, broccoli vs. cancer, and more


This Week on VUCast, Vanderbilt's online newscast: Teach Twice: how a Vanderbilt senior's big idea becomes a social enterprise business. Plus, see the future big brother of the Ingram Commons and broccoli's cancer-chopping benefits. Read more...