August 27, 2015

Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos will deliver his bi-annual address and present several of the university's highest honors to faculty, including the Earl Sutherland Prize for Achievement in Research, the Thomas Jefferson Award and the Chancellor's Awards for Research. Read more...

Jones to step down as chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology


Howard Jones III, M.D., Betty and Lonnie S. Burnett professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) and chair of the department, will be stepping down as chair on June 30, 2016. Jones will continue his clinical practice as well as serve as a consultant on outreach projects. Read more...

Chancellor's Faculty Fellows nominations open


The CFF program is a critical part of the Academic Strategic Plan's Trans-Institutional Programs, or TIPs, initiative and seeks to re-invest in newly tenured faculty at a critical time in their careers to support their research, scholarship and creative expression. Read more...

Immersion, cross-college teaching strategic initiatives taking shape


As another academic year kicks off, so does the next phase of work on two key components of the undergraduate residential education pillar of the Academic Strategic Plan: Cross-College Teaching and Immersion Vanderbilt. Read more...

Investments in graduate education announced; forums scheduled


Positioning the university on the cutting edge of graduate education in today's fast-changing and dynamic professional world is the aim of new strategic investments announced by Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Susan Wente. Read more...

Children's Hospital event will lead to traffic changes Sept. 1 and 2


An event is taking place next Wednesday, Sept. 2, that will impact traffic around the hospital. Read more...

Shade Tree benefit concert at Blair School of Music to be Sunday, August 30


Nashville Sinfonietta once again kicks off Blair's fall concert season, bringing together Blair School musicians and their Nashville Symphony colleagues under the baton of Blair alumnus and acclaimed conductor Dean Whiteside. Read more...

Team Vanderbilt kickoff events is today on VUH Plaza


Team Vanderbilt, which combines information on the many Vanderbilt-sponsored walks and runs held throughout the year, will have a kickoff event today. Read more...

Latest news from the VUMC Reporter is available online


The latest news from this week's VUMC Reporter is available at www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/reporter. Read more...