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Year in review: Vanderbilt’s top news of 2012

See which Vanderbilt stories, Tweets, Facebook posts, images and videos received the most traffic in 2012.

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Bradford stepping down as Owen School dean

Jim Bradford, who has helped transform Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management into a top-25 business school during his eight years as dean, announced Dec. 13 he will step down at the end of this academic year.

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Townes named dean of Divinity School

Emilie M. Townes, a distinguished Yale University scholar and administrator whose areas of expertise include Christian ethics and womanist theology, has been named dean of Vanderbilt Divinity School, effective July 1, 2013.

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Spotlight on the Association of Vanderbilt Black Alumni

The Association of Vanderbilt Black Alumni is pleased to announce that Michelle Alexander, BA’89, author of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, will be the keynote speaker for the 2013 MLK Commemoration on Jan. 21.

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Alumni Association Board calls for nominations

The Vanderbilt Alumni Association Board of Directors is seeking nominations for new members. If you know of an exceptional alumnus or alumna with demonstrated leadership abilities, please make a nomination by March 1.

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2013 Reunion

SPORTS Vanderbilt beats N.C. State 38–24 to win Music City Bowl

RESEARCH Vanderbilt Poll: Voters prefer state-run health care exchange

VIDEO VUCast: World-class talent teaching in a global way

CAMPUS 2012 a year of milestones, accomplishments at VUMC

ALUMNI 2013 Vanderbilt Travel Program has a trip for all tastes

IN THE NEWS Forbes—Vanderbilt sophomore, alumni named to ‘30 under 30’ list

RESEARCH CDC selects Vanderbilt to lead national reviews of vaccine safety

SPORTS Vanderbilt’s athletic success unmatched in 2012

CAMPUS Vanderbilt hospitals recognized for quality, safety

OBITUARY Vanderbilt Board of Trust member Featheringill dies

ALUMNI University update tour coming to San Francisco, Houston later this month

RESEARCH NSF grant to accelerate development of medical capsule robots

SPORTS Relive the best of Vanderbilt football in 2012

RESEARCH Bottle rockets pique middle schoolers’ interest in engineering

ALUMNI Define your dream job with Commodore Career Intensive

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