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AlertVU test scheduled for February 25

Feb. 17, 2020—Vanderbilt University Public Safety will conduct a system test of the AlertVU emergency notification system on Tuesday, February 25, at 1:30 PM. AlertVU rapidly sends messages to the delivery points in its database in the event of an imminent threat or danger to the Vanderbilt community, such as a tornado forecasted to strike Vanderbilt or an active...

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McTyeire Fireside Chat: “Even Concrete Can Be Kawaii in Japan”

Feb. 10, 2020—By Gerald Figal, Professor of Asian Studies and History This presentation looks at an unsuspected subculture of artists, designers, otaku, and everyday consumers who have transformed the multi-ton concrete coastal armor units, known as tetrapods, into objects of aesthetic appreciation, fetishistic desire, and cute commodification. Thursday, February 20, 2020 7:00 – 8:00 pm McTyeire, Fireside...

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Call for Artwork for Kefi Collective’s Fire Exhibition

Feb. 10, 2020—Date: March 14 (Due date for artwork submissions) Exhibition Dates: Mar. 16 – Apr. 13  Location: Rand Promenade Kefi Collective, the public art organization on campus, is putting together an art exhibition: Fire. We are CALLING FOR ARTWORK now! The Fire exhibition provides students a chance to express their motivations, their opinions on political events and popular...

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Women’s Center Crafternoon

Feb. 10, 2020—Monday, February 17, 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Women’s Center Join us for crafts, conversation, and fun. Bring a work-in-progress, make a project with the supplies we have available, or try our craft of the month: origami and DIY feminist friendship bracelets. Sponsoring office: Margaret Cuninggim Women’s Center Contact: xuanyi.hu@vanderbilt.edu https://anchorlink.vanderbilt.edu/event/5542898

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Sex Ed and Healthy Relationships Week

Feb. 10, 2020—Monday – Friday, February 10 – 14 Location: Check out the website for events’ details Come join us for Sex Ed and Healthy Relationship Week events!  All events are for GME credits. Come for fun, community, and learning!  Sponsoring office: Margaret Cuninggim Women’s Center Contact: womenctr@vanderbilt.edu https://www.vanderbilt.edu/womenscenter/sex-ed-and-healthy-relationships-week

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The 12th Annual Murray Lecture

Feb. 3, 2020—Wed., February 12th 6:30 p.m.    Sarratt Cinema This year’s lecture will be delivered Dr. Anthony Abraham Jack, Assistant Professor of Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and author of “The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges are Failing Disadvantaged Students”. Sponsored by: The Martha Rivers Ingram Commons and Bishop Joseph Johnson Black Cultural Center Contact...

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Events at Vanderbilt is hiring

Jan. 27, 2020—Events at Vanderbilt is hiring for Fall 2020 Associates! We are looking for students to assist us in our Student Centers – Front Desk, Event Setups, Event Management, and more! We are currently hiring with a priority deadline of February 17th for positions to begin in the fall semester. Apply at vanderbilt.edu/studentcenters and contact eavjobs@vanderbilt.edu...

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LGBTQI Life’s Lavender Celebration

Jan. 27, 2020—SAVE THE DATE for LGBTQI Life’s Lavender Celebration! Lavender Celebration is a tradition that began in 2008 at Vanderbilt, held in addition to regular commencement activities. Join us as we celebrate the achievements and contributions of LGBTQI and allied graduating students and student leaders at Vanderbilt University. All members of the Vanderbilt community, including students...

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Women’s Center Pop-up Series: Women Who Work

Jan. 27, 2020—Thursday, January 30  3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. The Women’s Center Stop by the Women’s Center for a free professional headshot and to perfect your LinkedIn profile for post-graduate positions and summer internships! Sponsoring office: Margaret Cuninggim Women’s Center, The Career Center, and the Office for Inclusive Excellence Contact: Zoraida Hu (xuanyi.hu@vanderbilt.edu)

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