July 2013

Linda Norman named School of Nursing dean

Linda Norman, the Valere Potter Menefee Professor of Nursing and senior associate dean for academics, replaces Colleen Conway-Welch as dean of the School of Nursing. A noted leader in nursing and health profession education, Norman has spearheaded curricular innovations at the school for the past 22 years. Read more about Vanderbilt’s three new deans.

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VUCast: Watch how a musical pacifier helps preemies, and see a Vanderbilt student compete on America's Got Talent

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Class of 2013: Welcome to the alumni community

The Vanderbilt Alumni Association welcomes its newest alumni, the Class of 2013. Whether you are starting your career or pursuing graduate school, we offer resources that will help you begin this next phase with the support of the Vanderbilt alumni community.

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Alumni Association Board names new members

The Vanderbilt University Alumni Association Board of Directors is pleased to announce the addition of seven new members, who began their three-year terms July 1: Cathy Cox, BE’95; Lauren Duncan, BS’01; Jonathan Ian Glasgow, BA’98; Michael Han, MS’97; Dan Lovinger, BA’87; Matthew Pender, BA’92; and Dr. Jeff Spencer, BS’83, MD’87.

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CAMPUS American Medical Association awards $1 million to Vanderbilt to help transform medical education

ALUMNI Considering an MBA? Learn insider test strategies during a free GMAT webinar for alumni July 18, noon–1 p.m.

RESEARCH Chancellor Zeppos joins Tennessee leaders to press for federal research funding

CAMPUS Vanderbilt University Board of Trust approves five new members

SPORTS Three Commodores selected as All-Americans by Baseball America

ALUMNI Save money at the movies this summer with the alumni discount program

IN THE NEWS U.S. News & World Report: Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt named among the nation’s top pediatric hospitals

CAMPUS Tennessee statesman James Sasser, BA’58, JD’61, donates papers to Vanderbilt

ALUMNI Welcome the Class of 2017 to Vanderbilt in style by attending a Summer Send-Off Party

RESEARCH New, simple theory may explain mysterious dark matter

CAMPUS After 47 years, Kirkland clock winds down

SPORTS Vanderbilt earns high marks for academics from NCAA


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