- 3D pizza printer heading to ‘Shark Tank’ appearance; Vandy alum is company’s CMOMay 4, 2016
- Alum’s Nervana earbuds use nerve stimulation for blissful listening; debut to rave reviewsMay 4, 2016
- New director sees Innovation Center as both startup and catalyst for campus and cityApril 22, 2016
- Vanderbilt University Board of Trust chooses Evans as chairman-elect, approves new membersApril 22, 2016
- Vanderbilt celebrates inaugural Giving DayApril 22, 2016
- Three days and counting to Giving DayApril 18, 2016
- Anonymous donor pledges $5 million to Vanderbilt Dean’s Chair in EngineeringApril 14, 2016
- Eakin receives 2016 Alumni Education AwardApril 14, 2016
- Two challenges set to inspire Giving Day participationApril 14, 2016
Vanderbilt University is a vibrant center of knowledge and learning, from student scholars and world-class faculty to innovative research facilities, top-ranked hospitals and more. In Development and Alumni Relations, our mission is to engage graduates, families, friends and corporations and foundations in the life of the university; to ensure an active and committed alumni community; and to encourage financial investment in Vanderbilt’s programs and scholarship.
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“We give to Vanderbilt because of the extraordinary experience it is giving our son. A phenomenal education, outstanding professors, lifelong friendships and a desire to give back to his community. We couldn't ask for more. We look forward to our son being able to give back to Vanderbilt...forever.”
--Immy Mullin, Current Vanderbilt parent
“Vanderbilt gave me so much—an education, friends, work experience, mentors and lifelong memories. Attending Vanderbilt may not have been a reality for me and many of my peers without the generosity of alumni who gave back. I give so others can experience an amazing university that's there to support student development with every resource possible. I give so that Vanderbilt can continue to provide quality education to diverse populations with unique and meaningful perspectives. I give so that Vanderbilt continues to train and develop leaders who will positively impact and shape our world. Vanderbilt gave me so much, now it's my turn.”
--Nick Hall, BS’13
“I’m blessed to have a healthy daughter and healthy granddaughter. I can’t image the struggles families go through with sick children. Nashville is so fortunate to have a hospital like Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, and it’s my pleasure to give whenever I can afford to do so. No matter how small my donation is, I feel certain Vanderbilt is putting the money to good use.”
--Karen Hickox, Supporter of Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt
“As the parent of a student who was blessed to attend Vanderbilt, I feel that it is my family's responsibility to give back. I give back for several reasons. First, while attending Vanderbilt, my daughter received a quality education, both in and out of the classroom. Next, it is my hope that by putting something back, someone else will be able to receive the same quality education. Finally, it is my way of saying, ‘thanks’.”
--Leadrester Granger, Parent of Vanderbilt alumna
“I value the education I received at Vanderbilt as both an undergraduate and graduate student. I have always loved my university and have supported it as I could throughout the years. The friendships, the fun at sports events, the sorority activities, and alumni events are a cherished part of my life. Thanks so much!”
--Bonnie Seay, BA’66, MA’80