Events & Happenings

Below are snippets from events open to the wider community and VDS student announcements. Please see the respective pages or follow the links for more information. Posts display in the order they are posted not by the date of the event. Have an event to add - Contact SGA! Weekly recurring community events are listed at the bottom of this page.

Recent Community Events Posts

  • Untitled Post Nice lectures at the Tennessee State Museum
    Posted Aug 17, 2011, 12:24 PM by Karen Eardley
  • Helping Individuals With Intellectual Disabilities Cope With Loss Helping Individuals With Intellectual Disabilities Cope With Loss Vanderbilt Kennedy Disabilities, Religion, and Spirituality Program
    Posted Feb 24, 2011, 10:39 AM by Karen Eardley
  • Spring Saturday Intensive Kelly Miller Smith Institute on Black Church Studies   Presents Liberating Inmates and Empowering Communities  with  Rev. Dr. Dale Andrews Distinguished Professor of Homiletics, Social Justice and Practical Theology   and   Rev ...
    Posted Feb 11, 2011, 12:33 PM by Zebra Jefferson
  • Black History Month Symposium 2011 "Honoring Legacies and Changing Lives"   February 14-16, 2011 12:00 noon - 1:00 pm Bishop Joseph Johnson Black Cultural Center, Vanderbilt University   The Kelly Miller Smith Institute on Black ...
    Posted Feb 9, 2011, 11:53 AM by Zebra Jefferson
  • World Interfaith Harmony Breakfast | Feb. 2nd from 8am--10am | Scarritt-Bennett Center “Recognizing the imperative need for dialogue among different faiths and religions in enhancingmutual understanding, harmony and cooperation among people”, The United Nations passeda resolution designating the first week ...
    Posted Jan 20, 2011, 9:06 AM by Unknown user
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Recent Student Announcements Posts

  • Interfaith and Environment Fellowship-June 15 deadline Wednesday, June 15 is the new application deadline for the GreenFaith Fellowship Program – GreenFaith’s national interfaith education and training program for religious-environmental leaders.  Materials are available here:  http ...
    Posted Apr 21, 2011, 10:09 AM by Katharine Lassiter
  • HIV Vaccine Volunteers Needed In the United States HIV disproportionately infects certain groups and populations; however, HIV can infect anyone. Worldwide there are currently over 40 million people infected with HIV. That number is ...
    Posted Apr 6, 2011, 11:14 AM by Katharine Lassiter
  • GALA tickets Welcome Spring with a little bit of swing and let loose at GALA! Buy your tickets from any of the following persons TODAY: Whitney BoothCameron BarrGraysen PeckKelley ...
    Posted Jan 31, 2011, 7:00 AM by Christina Mixon
  • Lunching with Malloy Chair of Catholics Studies candidates As you know, three candidates for the Malloy Chair in Catholic Studieswill be coming to campus soon. You should have received posters oneach and should know that they ...
    Posted Jan 20, 2011, 9:09 AM by Unknown user
  • In Good Company The Student Life Team has organized a VDS all-community hike. All faculty, staff, students, spouses, partners, friends, children, pets are welcome. Meet at the Common Room for carpooling, or ...
    Posted Jan 11, 2011, 9:24 AM by Unknown user
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Regular events that anchor the life of our community each week:

  • Monday Forum (10:10-11:00 AM, Arts Room) - Speakers, presentations and forums that inform and challenge us. Forums that are scheduled and weeks that are open can be viewed on the Calendar. Have an idea for a forum? Contact Katherine Smith.
  • Wednesday Worship (10:10-11:00 AM, All Faiths Chapel) - Our weekly worship experience that comes to us in a variety of traditions with preaching from our faculty, staff & students. More information under the Worship & Spiritual Life section. Contact Ben Anthony with questions.
  • Friday Coffee Hour (10:10-11:00 AM, Refectory) - Free fair trade coffee, tea and bagels for all! During this hour we share events coming up in the life of our community to which all are welcome to participate. Our coffee hour coordinators are Marie Campbell and Nancy Hawthorne.