Category: Vanderbilt

University issues guidance related to 2020 election activities

Vanderbilt University fully supports robust civic engagement by its students, faculty and staff. Participation in the political process is fundamental to a vibrant democracy. As Election Day approaches on Tuesday,…

Vanderbilt announces University Diversity Council members for 2020–21

Vanderbilt University has announced the University Diversity Council members for 2020–21. Formed last year, the University Diversity Council advocates for equity, diversity and inclusion across all areas of Vanderbilt and…

Vanderbilt trans-institutional team shows how next-gen wearable sensor algorithms powered by machine learning could be key to preventing injuries that sideline runners

A trans-institutional team of Vanderbilt engineering, data science and clinical researchers has developed a novel approach for monitoring bone stress in recreational and professional athletes, with the goal of anticipating…

Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Protect yourself from phishing

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and Vanderbilt University Information Technology is sharing tips for staying safe and secure online. This article focuses on protecting yourself from phishing. Since the…

Former FBI special agent, cybercrime expert to deliver Engineering’s Schmidt Lecture Nov. 19

SHARELINES TweetFormer FBI agent, cybercrime expert to offer tips to fight hacking attacks–Schmidt Family Lecture at Vanderbilt University The worldwide cost of cybercrime is expected to reach $6 trillion by…

Next meeting of Single Parent Group is Nov. 5

The Single Parent Group, sponsored by the Margaret Cuninggim Women’s Center, will meet on the following Thursdays this fall. Nov. 5 Dec. 3 The group will meet from noon to 1…

Vanderbilt University Special Collections acquires new Lawson photographs

As a young man, the Rev. James M. Lawson Jr. began leading workshops on the principles of nonviolent resistance. (Vanderbilt University Special Collections and University Archives) Rare photographs of and…

Residential colleges present ’Citizen: An American Lyric’ Nov. 1

Vanderbilt’s residential colleges will present a live reading of Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine on Sunday, Nov. 1. The reading, adapted for the stage by Stephen Sacs, will…

Steady Hand: Gov. Andy Beshear, BA’00, seeks the ‘why’ in governing as he guides Kentucky through the pandemic and political divide

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New faculty Rick Sando: A better understanding of brain circuitry

MyVU is spotlighting a select group of new faculty for 2020-21. Read more profiles in the series. By Lorena Infante Lara Our brains function thanks to billions of connections between…