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VUToday: Sunday - February 1, 2015


Paul Kramer, professor of history, was interviewed on NPR’s All Things Considered about the long history of the United States’ presence at Guantanamo Bay. The live interview was conducted using VUStar, Vanderbilt’s broadcast facility

Jack Sasson, Mary Jane Werthan Professor of Jewish Studies and Hebrew Bible, was interviewed on the Voice of Israel radio network about how his upbringing informed his scholarship.

William Schaffner, professor of preventive medicine and health policy, was interviewed on CNN’s Power Lunch about the measles outbreak in California.

WWL Sports Radio (New Orleans, La.) interviewed Steve Posavac, E. Bronson Ingram Professor of Marketing, about Super Bowl ads.

John Geer, Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of Political Science, was interviewed on WPLN about a Nashville mayoral candidate who vowed not to run negative campaign ads.

WKRN, Channel 2, reported on a message from Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos to the Vanderbilt community addressing this week’s verdict and explaining Vanderbilt’s efforts to eliminate sexual assault on campus.


Message from Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos on Jan. 27 verdict


In this VUcast: Feminism on TV

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