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World on Wednesday: How to Win the 2015 Global Health Case Competition

When: November 5, 2014 @ 12:10 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Student Life Center Lower Level Meeting Rooms 1 & 2

This spring, multidisciplinary teams composed of undergraduate, graduate, and professional students from across the university will compete in the fifith annual Global Health Case Competition and take on a complex, real-world global issue surrounding health.[...]

Preparing the Class of 2015 for the Good Life

Join several faculty heads and upperclass students in a discussion of Peter J. Gomes’ The Good Life: Truths that Last in Times of Need. This book will be required reading of all first-year students in the class of 2015. As a current first-year student, how do you frame Gomes’ positions on happiness, virtues, and leading […]

MythBusters – Study Abroad Edition

Studying abroad is a great experience where you can earn credit toward your major or minor, complete elective requirements, enhance your resume, and see the world. Students who study abroad benefit from the experience in many ways, some of which are immediately apparent, and some of which become clear in the years following the term […]

Rebecca Riley

Hi class of 2018! I’m Rebecca Riley, one of your 2014-2015 student VUceptors. I’m a Southern rebel from Sweet Home Alabama, I love to spend as much time as possible outdoors (85+ temperatures preferred), and I can’t wait to meet you all in August! Other comments: I hope to be an astronaut one day, I’m […]

Cari Drinnon

My name is Cari Drinnon and I am in the class of 2015 here at Vanderbilt! I am originally from Tennessee and I absolutely love living in Nashville. I’m a political science major (of course with the aspiration to become President) and am minoring in Medicine, Health and Society. Vanderbilt has opened so many doors […]

Dacia Green

My name is Dacia (pronounced day-sha). I’m a pre-law student in the class of 2015, majoring in Economics and History. My minors are in Philosophy and Corporate Strategy. I’m from Atlanta, GA and come from a family of 5 brothers and a parrot named Skully. Yes, he can talk…a lot. Although I’ve seen The Notebook […]

Thompson Garrett

Hi, my name is Thompson Garrett and I am a rising junior. I hail from a small town called Purcellville in Northern Virginia, and am the only person from my tiny high school to ever come to Vandy. I am a Russian major (quite a rarity here) and am working to create my own second […]

Commons Seminar Proposals

Deadline for proposals for Spring 2015 May 16, 2014 Eligibility to teach a Commons Seminar Any individual or team holding academic appointments in one of the four undergraduate schools and colleges or the professional schools. Instructors who are on annual contracts are responsible for securing a teaching appointment for the academic year or semester in […]