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Fall Spotlight Category

Biology and the Bean

Oct. 24, 2016—Welcome to Week 2 of the Fall Spotlight Series! Read more for a look at some of the biomedical research surrounding coffee consumption. When it comes to the effects of coffee consumption on the body, researchers often come up with a wide spectrum of results. Some have argued that coffee produces many negative side-effects, while others...

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Kicking Off With Coffee: Fall Spotlight Series

Oct. 17, 2016—Welcome to the ICS Fall Coffee Spotlight Series! As many know, coffee is unique little bean, and its existence has raised a plethora of questions for those who produce it, trade it, and consume it. Thus, for the past few weeks, the Vanderbilt Institute for Coffee Studies has embarked on a weekly Fall Spotlight Series, asking a...

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