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Charles Roos, professor of physics, emeritus Charles E. Roos, professor of physics, emeritus, at Vanderbilt University, who built his department’s research in areas ranging from superconducting wire to recycling technology, died on Feb. 20 in Nashville. He was 93. Roos was born in Chicago on April 23, 1927. He enrolled at Swarthmore College when he …

JOE HOWELL As the COVID-19 crisis hit, businesses around the world pushed pause. GreenLight Medical CEO Austin Dirks saw things differently. “If we could double down and get aggressive, this could be an opportunity,” he says. “As medical supplies became scarce, we could connect the dots—linking hospitals and health care systems with suppliers.” GreenLight bills …

A number of large classrooms will be outfitted with a new technology package that captures audio and video of the instructor. (Vanderbilt University) Vanderbilt University is making substantial investments in classroom technology to support faculty as the fall semester approaches. The strategy includes upgrading classroom technology to support livestreaming and recording in classrooms, building new …

There are now 31,830 COVID-19 cases in the state. More than 2,100 people have been hospitalized and just over 20,000 people have recovered. NASHVILLE, Tenn. — There are now 31,830 COVID-19 cases in the state. More than 2,100 people have been hospitalized and just over 20,000 people have recovered. COVID-19 hospitalizations increased by 30% since …

On Friday evening, 140 coordinated drones launched from Vanderbilt Stadium to light the sky in formations depicting inspiring words and images in a tribute to health care heroes, frontline workers and first responders who have worked tirelessly in the aftermath of Nashville’s March 3 tornado as well as during the current global coronavirus pandemic. The …

Christopher Carpenter (Vanderbilt University) Transgender adults experience considerably greater economic hardship and worse health than cisgender adults, according to the first study to document the socioeconomic struggles of this population in the United States. The study was coauthored by Kitt Carpenter, E. Bronson Ingram Professor of Economics and director of the Program in Public Policy …

The A&S student was traveling with eight other Vanderbilt students who are now on campus. UPDATED 2:54 p.m Junior Max Schulman tested positive for coronavirus March 8 after visiting Barcelona over spring break. Schulman returned to his home in Plainview, New York, Sunday March 7 at 1:30 p.m. Schulman is the editorial director of The …

This article was updated 7:50 a.m. At 7:24 a.m. on Jan. 14, an emergency situation was reported at West Garage (2400 Childrens Way). West Garage sits between Highland Quad and Blair School of Music and is used by both students and medical center staff. The following message was sent to the Vanderbilt community via AlertVU: …

How the relationship between technology and politics may influence the contemporary American moment. If the media is right, President Trump has exacerbated the divisions in our country and heightened disillusionment among Americans. Unfortunately, as college students, most of us don’t know what being an adult not in Trump’s America is like. Trump’s norms have infused …

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