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Institute for Study Abroad Showcases Immersion

Jan. 4, 2019—The Institute for Study Abroad (IFSA) has published a piece featuring Immersion Vanderbilt.  Associate Director of the Office of Immersion Resources, Carolyn Floyd, describes the inception of Immersion Vanderbilt and how study abroad can be applied to the new graduation requirement for the Class of 2022 and beyond.  Read more here.

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Students Investigate Societal Implications of Technology in Germany

Dec. 6, 2018—Like many Vanderbilt students, Eric Yeats and Josh Petrin spent last summer at an internship provided through a distinctive trans-institutional program available to Vanderbilt students.  The program focuses on investigating Science of Design for Societal-Scale Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) and facilitates a summer internship opportunity in which Vanderbilt students spend part of their summer conducting research...

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Vanderbilt Hustler Highlights Immersion

Oct. 30, 2018—  Vanderbilt University has officially implemented their Immersion program for the Class of 2022. The program aims to encourage a deeper and more robust exploration of educational passions for undergraduate students.  Read more about Immersion here. 

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Sara Tsai Used a Personal Setback as an Opportunity to Help Others

Oct. 26, 2018—Vanderbilt student-athlete Sara Tsai suffered an Achilles injury that led her to immerse herself in human mobility research. Read more about her experience.

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Immersion goes under the sea

Aug. 21, 2018—Vanderbilt students participated in a Maymester immersion experience in Honduras investigating the impact of tourism on the oceanic ecosystems.  Read more about their underwater exploration.

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Vanderbilt students win NASA rocketry competition

Aug. 21, 2018—  The Vanderbilt Aerospace Design Lab won the NASA Student Launch nationwide competition in May 2018.  Team members participated in an immersive experience that resulted in the creation of a payload-carrying reusable rocket.  Read more from NASA.

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Soldier-Student Collaboration at the Wond’ry

Aug. 21, 2018—Check out this NewsChannel4 story about a collaboration between Fort Campbell, ROTC, and the MakerSpace at the Wond’ry.

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