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Purchase of Ringling Bros. circus tickets will benefit Children’s Hospital

Nov. 21, 2013—Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus will present “Built to Amaze,” the 143rd edition of its “greatest show on Earth,” on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014. Vanderbilt faculty and staff can purchase discounted tickets to the performance, and proceeds will benefit Children’s Miracle Network and the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt. This is a great...

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Lyder, UCLA nursing dean, to give MLK Day lecture

Nov. 19, 2013—Courtney H. Lyder, dean of the UCLA School of Nursing, will present “To Dream Again: Lessons From My Mentors” at noon Monday, Jan. 20, in 208 Light Hall. Lyder’s talk is in conjunction with Vanderbilt’s 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Series and sponsored by the School of Nursing and School of Medicine. Lyder is...

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Nominate a faculty or staff member for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award

Nov. 19, 2013—The annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award will be presented Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, to a faculty or staff member in the School of Medicine, School of Nursing, or Vanderbilt University Medical Center who emulates through his or her work the principles of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This service can be in areas...

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Make note of modified hours, closings over Thanksgiving holiday

Nov. 19, 2013—Most Vanderbilt schools are observing a break from classes Nov. 23-Dec. 1 for the Thanksgiving holiday. Residence halls close at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, and reopen at 9 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 1. Classes resume Monday, Dec. 2. Campus Dining locations and all Vanderbilt libraries will modify their hours over Thanksgiving Break. Campus Dining Thanksgiving...

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Nominate a faculty or staff member for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award

Nov. 4, 2013—The annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award will be presented Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, to a faculty or staff member in the School of Medicine, School of Nursing, or Vanderbilt University Medical Center who emulates through his or her work the principles of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This service can be in areas...

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Vanderbilt allergist offers tips for coping with fall allergies

Oct. 30, 2013—John Fahrenholz, says that this time of year can be a real challenge for people with allergies—and for the rest of us, too.

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Road closures Oct. 12

Oct. 4, 2013—There will be several road closures Oct. 12 during the Nashville Heart Walk.

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Read about ‘31 Days of Miracles’ on Wishing Well in October

Oct. 2, 2013—The Children’s Miracle Network, of which Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt is a founding partner, turns 30 this year. To celebrate, Wishing Well—the blog about child health and wellness hosted by Children’s Hospital—is sharing a special series in October. Called “31 Days of Miracles,” the series will feature daily stories told by patients, their families...

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Renowned Book of Revelation scholar to deliver Cole Lectures

Sep. 26, 2013—Elaine Pagels, author of "Revelations: Visions, Prophecy and Politics in the Book of Revelation," will deliver the 2013 Cole Lectures at Benton Chapel Oct. 3 and 4.

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School of Nursing to host blood drive Sept. 30

Sep. 25, 2013—Vanderbilt University School of Nursing will host an American Red Cross blood drive from noon to 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 30. The event will be held in the Frist Hall Atrium at the School of Nursing. Every two seconds in the United States, someone needs a blood donation. Each donation can help save up to...

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Live Facebook chat on hereditary cancer risk

Sep. 20, 2013—Join an upcoming live Facebook Chat in which Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center experts will answer your questions about hereditary cancer risk on Sept. 24 at 6 p.m.

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Volunteers needed for campus events

Sep. 13, 2013—Sign up today to volunteer for a campus event or fundraiser.

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