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This is a list of notable current and former faculty members, alumni, and non-graduating attendees of Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. Vanderbilt University is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational research university in Nashville, Tennessee. ... Nickname: Location in Davidson County and the state of Tennessee Coordinates: Country United States State Tennessee Counties Davidson County Founded: 1779 Incorporated: 1806 Government  - Mayor Bill Purcell (D) Area  - City  526. ... Official language(s) English Capital Nashville Largest city Memphis Largest metro area Nashville Area  Ranked 36th  - Total 42,169 sq mi (109,247 km²)  - Width 120 miles (195 km)  - Length 440 miles (710 km)  - % water 2. ...


Unless otherwise noted, attendees listed graduated with baccalaureate degrees. Names with an asterisk (*) graduated from Peabody College prior to its merger with Vanderbilt. A baccalaureate is an educational qualification. ... Originally, George Peabody College for Teachers was a teachers college located in Nashville, Tennessee, and after 1911, was geographically locatated directly across the street from the campus of Vanderbilt University. ...

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Notable Alumni

Academia

Machen

Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (1227x1800, 650 KB)http://www. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (1227x1800, 650 KB)http://www. ... West Virginia State University is a small public college in Institute, West Virginia, an unincorporated suburb of Charleston, West Virginia. ... Sheldon Hackney is Boies Professor of United States History and chairman of the Department of History at the University of Pennsylvania. ... This article is about the private Ivy League university in Philadelphia. ... Tulane University is a highly selective, private, nonsectarian, coeducational research university located in New Orleans, Louisiana. ... The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is an independent federal agency of the United States established by the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act of 1965 (Pub. ... Vanderbilt University is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational research university in Nashville, Tennessee. ... John Fitzgerald Kennedy (May 29, 1917 – November 22, 1963), also referred to as John F. Kennedy, JFK, John Kennedy or Jack Kennedy, was the 35th President of the United States. ... Wake Forest University is a private, coeducational university located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. ... Bernie Machen Dr. James Bernard Bernie Machen (born 26 March 1944) is an American professor and academic administrator. ... The University of Florida (commonly referred to as Florida or UF) is a public land-grant, space-grant, research university located in Gainesville, Florida. ... The University of Notre Dame IPA: is a Roman Catholic institution located in Notre Dame, Indiana, immediately northeast of South Bend, Indiana, United States. ... “Yale” redirects here. ... The University of South Carolina, Columbia (USC or Carolina) is a public, co-educational, research university located in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. ... John J. Tigert (born February 11, 1882 in Bell Buckle, Tennessee - died January 21, 1965 in Gainesville, Florida) was the president of the University of Florida from 1928 to 1947. ... Kentucky Wesleyan College is a private Methodist college in Owensboro, Kentucky. ...

Art and Humanities

Warren

Image File history File links Warren_robert_penn. ... Image File history File links Warren_robert_penn. ... Cleanth Brooks (October 16, 1906 - 1994) was an influential American literary critic and professor. ... Donald Grady Davidson (August 8, 1893 - April 25, 1968) was a U.S. poet, essayist, social and literary critic, and author. ... James Dickey (February 2, 1923 – January 19, 1997) was a popular United States poet and novelist. ... The National Book Awards is one of the most preeminent literary prizes in the United States. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Ellen Gilchrist (born February 20, 1935) was born in Vicksburg, Mississippi. ... The National Book Awards is one of the most preeminent literary prizes in the United States. ... Kelsie Brown Harder (August 23, 1922–April 12, 2007) was na American professor and onomastician (name scholar). ... Onomastics (Onomatology) is the study of proper names of all kinds and the origins of names. ... Photograph of Jarrell in 1956 Randall Jarrell (May 6, 1914 - October 15, 1965), was a United States author, writer and poet. ... The Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress is appointed by the United States Librarian of Congress and earns a stipend of $35,000 a year. ... Delbert Martin Mann, Jr. ... Academy Award The Academy Awards, popularly known as the Oscars, are the most prominent and most watched film awards ceremony in the world. ... Merrill Moore (1903 – 1957) was an American M.D., psychiatrist and poet. ... For other people named James Patterson, see James Patterson (disambiguation) James B. Patterson (born March 22, 1947) is an award-winning American author. ... John Crowe Ransom (April 30, 1888, Pulaski, Tennessee- July 3, 1974, Gambier, Ohio) was an American poet, essayist, social and political theorist, man of letters, and academic. ... Tom Schulman (born 1951 in Nashville) is an American screenwriter most famous for his screenplay Dead Poets Society which won the Best Screenplay Academy Award for 1989. ... Screenwriters, scenarists or script writers, are authors who write the screenplays from which movies and television programs are made. ... Dead Poets Society is an Academy Award winning 1989 film, directed by Peter Weir. ... John Orley Allen Tate (November 19, 1899 - February 9, 1979) was an American poet, essayist, and social commentator, and Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress, 1943 - 1944. ... The Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress is appointed by the United States Librarian of Congress and earns a stipend of $35,000 a year. ... Robert Penn Warren Robert Penn Warren (April 24, 1905 – September 15, 1989) was an American poet, novelist, and literary critic, and was one of the founders of The New Criticism. ... The Pulitzer Prize is an American award regarded as the highest national honor in print journalism, literary achievements, and musical composition. ... The Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress is appointed by the United States Librarian of Congress and earns a stipend of $35,000 a year. ...

Athletics

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Watson Brown is the current head football coach of the University of Alabama at Birmingham. ... Navy quarterback Aaron Polanco sets up to throw. ... This article is about the university in Clarksville, Tennessee named for former governor of Tennessee Austin Peay. ... The Cincinnati Bearcats are the NCAA athletic teams representing the University of Cincinnati. ... Lovett Hall William Marsh Rice University, commonly called Rice University and opened in 1912 as The William Marsh Rice Institute for the Advancement of Letters, Science and Art, is a private, comprehensive research university located in Houston, Texas near the Museum District and adjacent to the Texas Medical Center. ... Vanderbilt University is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational research university in Nashville, Tennessee. ... The UAB Blazers are the forest green and old gold-swathed athletic teams at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, generally known as UAB. 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City Glendale, Arizona Other nicknames The Cards, The Birds, Big Red Team colors Cardinal Red, Black, and White Head Coach Ken Whisenhunt Owner Bill Bidwill General manager Rod Graves Mascot Big Red League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1920–present) Western Division (1933-1949) American Conference (1950-1952) Eastern Conference... Josh Cody was a college football coach. ... College Football Hall of Fame front. ... Jose Manuel Cora Amaro (born May 14, 1965 in Caguas, Puerto Rico) was a baseball player with an 11 year career in the MLB spanning the years 1987 and 1989-1998. ... Major league affiliations American League (1901–present) Central Division (1994–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 3, 5, 14, 18, 19, 21, 42, 455 Name Cleveland Indians (1915–present) Cleveland Naps (1905-1914) Cleveland Bronchos (1902-1904) Cleveland Blues (1901) Ballpark Jacobs Field (1994–present) Cleveland Stadium (1932-1993)* a. ... 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City Denver, Colorado Other nicknames Orange Crush (1977-1979 defense) Team colors Orange, Broncos Navy Blue, and White[1] Head Coach Mike Shanahan Owner Pat Bowlen General manager Ted Sundquist Mascot Miles League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960-1969) Western Division (1960-1969) National Football League (1970–present) American... Jamie Duncan (born 7/20/1975) is a free agent NFL linebacker. ... Defensive back (DB) is a player in American football whose role is primarily pass coverage; that is, the defensive back will stay near a receiver and try to deflect or intercept any passes thrown to him. ... City Detroit, Michigan Team colors Honolulu Blue, Silver, and Black Head Coach Rod Marinelli Owner William Clay Ford, Sr. ... 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The Phoenix Suns are a professional basketball team, based in Phoenix, Arizona. ... The Golden State Warriors are a professional basketball team based in Oakland, California. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Clyde Wayne Lee (born March 14, 1944 in Nashville, Tennessee) is an American former professional basketball player. ... The Golden State Warriors are a professional basketball team based in Oakland, California. ... The Atlanta Hawks are an American professional basketball team based in Atlanta, Georgia. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Charles Martin (C. M.) Newton (born February 2, 1930 in Rockwood, Tennessee[1]) was an American basketball player, coach, and administrator. ... Basketball Hall of Fame Logo The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame honors players who have shown exceptional skill at basketball, all-time great coaches and referees, and other major contributors to the game. ... The National Invitation Tournament (NIT) is a mens college basketball tournament operated by the National Collegiate Athletic Association. ... Josh Paul (born May 19, 1975 in Evanston, Illinois) is a catcher in Major League Baseball for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays. ... The position of the catcher Catcher is also a general term for a fielder who catches the ball in cricket. ... Major league affiliations American League (1998–present) East Division (1998–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 12, 42 Name Tampa Bay Devil Rays (1998–present) Ballpark Tropicana Field (1998–present) Major league titles World Series titles (0) none AL Pennants (0) none Division titles (0) none Wild card berths (0) None... Major league affiliations American League (1961–present) West Division (1969–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 11, 26, 29, 30, 42, 50 Name Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (2005–present) Anaheim Angels (1997-2004) California Angels (1965-1996) Los Angeles Angels (1961-1965) Ballpark Angel Stadium of Anaheim (2004–present) a. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... William Edward Perdue (born August 29, 1965 in Melbourne, Florida) is a former professional basketball player in the NBA. Following a college career at Vanderbilt University, he was selected by the Chicago Bulls, 11th overall in the 1988 NBA Draft. ... “NBA” redirects here. ... The Portland Trail Blazers are a professional basketball team based in Portland, Oregon. ... The San Antonio Spurs are an American professional basketball team based in San Antonio, Texas. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Mark William Prior (born September 7, 1980 in San Diego, California, USA) is a right-handed starting pitcher for the Iowa Cubs, the Class AAA affiliate of Major League Baseballs Chicago Cubs. ... Doheny Library. ... Major league affiliations National League (1876–present) Central Division (1994–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 10, 14, 23, 26, 42 Name Chicago Cubs (1902–present) Chicago Orphans (1898-1901) Chicago Colts (1890-1897) Chicago White Stockings (1870-1889) (a. ... Shelton Eugene Quarles (born September 11, 1971 in Nashville, Tennessee) is a current linebacker for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the team he played for in his ten year career from 1997 to 2006. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... City Tampa Bay, Florida Other nicknames The Bucs, Pewter Pirates Team colors Buccaneer Red, Pewter, Black, and Orange Head Coach Jon Gruden Owner Malcolm Glazer General manager Bruce Allen Mascot Captain Fear League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1976–present) American Football Conference (1976) AFC West (1976) National Football Conference... Bobby Reynolds is a pro American tennis player from Cape Cod, Massachusetts. ... Andrew Stephen Andy Roddick (born August 30, 1982) is an American professional tennis player and a former World No. ... Sheri Lynette Sam is an American professional basketball player currently playing in the Womens National Basketball Association (WNBA). ... WNBA may also refer to WNBA-AM, a radio station in Illinois. ... The Charlotte Sting are a Womens National Basketball Association team based in Charlotte, North Carolina and they were one of the eight original teams that began to see action in 1997. ... The Seattle Storm is a Womens National Basketball Association (WNBA) team based in Seattle, Washington. ... The Minnesota Lynx are a Womens National Basketball Association (WNBA) team based in Minneapolis, Minnesota and play their home games at the Target Center. ... The Miami Sol was a womens Basketball team which joined the Womens National Basketball Association in 2000. ... The Connecticut Sun are a Womens National Basketball Association team based in Uncasville, Connecticut. ... Jeremy Bryan Sowers (born May 17, 1983 in St. ... Major league affiliations American League (1901–present) Central Division (1994–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 3, 5, 14, 18, 19, 21, 42, 455 Name Cleveland Indians (1915–present) Cleveland Naps (1905-1914) Cleveland Bronchos (1902-1904) Cleveland Blues (1901) Ballpark Jacobs Field (1994–present) Cleveland Stadium (1932-1993)* a. ... College Football Hall of Fame front. ... Matt Stewart (born August 31, 1979 in Columbus, Ohio) is an American football player who currently plays linebacker for the Cleveland Browns. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... City Atlanta, Georgia Team colors Black, Red, and White Head Coach Bobby Petrino Owner Arthur Blank General manager Rich McKay Mascot Freddie Falcon League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1966–present) Eastern Conference (1966) Western Conference (1967-69) Coastal Division (1967-1969) National Football Conference (1970-present) NFC West (1970... The St. ... City Chicago, Illinois Other nicknames Da Bears, The Monsters of the Midway Team colors Navy Blue, Orange and White Head Coach Lovie Smith Owner Virginia Halas McCaskey Chairman Michael McCaskey General manager Jerry Angelo Fight song Bear Down, Chicago Bears Mascot Staley Da Bear League/Conference affiliations Independent (1919) National... The Southeastern Conference (SEC) is a college athletic conference headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama which operates in the southeastern part of the United States. ... For other universities known as American University, see American University (disambiguation). ... Jimmy Ray Williams (born March 10, 1979) is an American football player who currently plays for the Seattle Seahawks. ... Defensive back (DB) is a player in American football whose role is primarily pass coverage; that is, the defensive back will stay near a receiver and try to deflect or intercept any passes thrown to him. ... City Seattle, Washington Team colors Pacific Blue, Navy Blue, Neon Green, White Head Coach Mike Holmgren Owner Paul Allen General manager Tim Ruskell Mascot Blitz, and Taima the augur hawk League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1976–present) American Football Conference (1977-2001) AFC West (1977-2001) National Football Conference... City San Francisco, California Other nicknames Niners, The Red And Gold, Bay Bombers Team colors Cardinal red, metallic gold and black Head Coach Mike Nolan Owner Denise DeBartolo York and John York General manager Lal Heneghan Mascot Sourdough Sam League/Conference affiliations All-America Football Conference (1946-1949) Western Division... Jamie Winborn (born May 14, 1979) is a linebacker for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League. ... City Tampa Bay, Florida Other nicknames The Bucs, Pewter Pirates Team colors Buccaneer Red, Pewter, Black, and Orange Head Coach Jon Gruden Owner Malcolm Glazer General manager Bruce Allen Mascot Captain Fear League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1976–present) American Football Conference (1976) AFC West (1976) National Football Conference... City Jacksonville, Florida Other nicknames The Jags Team colors Teal, Black, White, and Gold Head Coach Jack Del Rio Owner Wayne Weaver General manager James Harris Mascot Jaxson de Ville League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1995–present) American Football Conference (1995-present) AFC Central (1995-2001) AFC South (2002... City San Francisco, California Other nicknames Niners, The Red And Gold, Bay Bombers Team colors Cardinal red, metallic gold and black Head Coach Mike Nolan Owner Denise DeBartolo York and John York General manager Lal Heneghan Mascot Sourdough Sam League/Conference affiliations All-America Football Conference (1946-1949) Western Division... Todd Yoder is a National Football League tight end for the Jacksonville Jaguars. ... This article needs additional references or sources to facilitate its verification. ... City Jacksonville, Florida Other nicknames The Jags Team colors Teal, Black, White, and Gold Head Coach Jack Del Rio Owner Wayne Weaver General manager James Harris Mascot Jaxson de Ville League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1995–present) American Football Conference (1995-present) AFC Central (1995-2001) AFC South (2002... City Tampa Bay, Florida Other nicknames The Bucs, Pewter Pirates Team colors Buccaneer Red, Pewter, Black, and Orange Head Coach Jon Gruden Owner Malcolm Glazer General manager Bruce Allen Mascot Captain Fear League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1976–present) American Football Conference (1976) AFC West (1976) National Football Conference...

Business and Economics

Emerson Electric Company is a global company based in the United States which ranked 144 on the Fortune 500. ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... The Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) NYSE: HCA is the largest private operator of health care facilities in the world. ... Entrance of the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California Beverly Hilton Hotel viewed from Wilshire Boulvard Hilton is a brand of the Hilton Hotels Corporation, based in Beverly Hills, California. ... Allan Hubbard is the Assistant to President George W. Bush for Economic Policy and Director of the National Economic Council. ... The National Economic Council (NEC) is a United States government agency. ... Saks Incorporated (NYSE: SKS) is an operator of department stores in the United States. ... Not to be confused with clear channel radio stations, which are AM radio stations with certain technical parameters. ... US Airways is an American low-cost airline headquartered in Tempe, Arizona, owned by US Airways Group, Inc. ... H. Ross Perot Jr. ... Perot Systems Corporation NYSE: PER is an information technology services provider based in Plano, Texas. ... Charlie Soong at Vanderbilt University Charles Jones Soong (宋嘉樹 Pinyin: Sòng Jiāshù) (February 1863, 1864 or 1866 - May 3, 1918), courtesy name Yaoru (耀如, hence his alternate name: Soong Yao-ju), was a Hakka Chinese who achieved prominence as a missionary and businessman. ... A photograph of the three Soong sisters together. ... Dr. Muhammad Yunus (Bengali: , pronounced ) (born June 28, 1940) is a Muslim Bangladeshi banker and economist. ... The Grameen Bank (Bangla: গ্রামীণ ব্যাংক) is a microfinance organization and community development bank started in Bangladesh that makes small loans (known as microcredit) to the impoverished without requiring collateral. ... Microcredit is the extension of very small loans (microloans) to the unemployed, to poor entrepreneurs and to others living in poverty who are not considered bankable. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... The Nobel Peace Prize (where Nobel is pronounced with the stress on the second syllable) is one of five Nobel Prizes bequested by the Swedish industrialist and inventor Alfred Nobel. ...

Entertainment and Fashion

Dierks Bentley (born November 20, 1975 in Phoenix, Arizona) is a country music singer. ... Country music, once known as Country and Western music, is a popular musical form developed in the southern United States, with roots in traditional folk music, spirituals, and the blues. ... Joe Bob Briggs is a pseudonym and persona of John Irving Bloom (born January 27, 1953 in Dallas, Texas), a syndicated American film critic, writer and actor. ... The term B-movie originally referred to a film designed to be distributed as the lower half of a double feature, often a genre film featuring cowboys, gangsters or vampires. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Cast of Providence; front row left to right: laying down Seth Peterson, sitting Paula Cale; back row left to right: sitting Mike Farrell, standing Melina Kanakaredes and Concetta Tomei Paula Korologos Cale (born June 2, 1970) in Great Falls, VA, is an American actress, who played Joanie Hansen on the... DePaul University is a university in Chicago that was founded by the Vincentians in 1898. ... George Ducas is a country music singer and songwriter, best known for his 1995 Top 10 single Lipstick Promises. Ducas, born on August 1st, 1966, in Texas City, TX, USA and raised in San Diego got his first guitar at the age of 10. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Contemporary Christian Music (or CCM; also by its religious neutral term Inspirational music) is a genre of popular music which is lyrically focused on matters concerned with the Christian faith. ... Richard Charles Lowtax Kyanka (pronounced ) (born May 11, 1976[1]) is an Internet personality, and owner and operator of the humor website Something Awful. ... Something Awful, often abbreviated to SA, is a comedy website housing a wide variety of content, including instant messaging pranks, digitally edited pictures, and humorous media reviews. ... This article needs copy editing for grammar, style, cohesion, tone and/or spelling. ... Amy Ray, born on April 12, 1964 in Decatur, Georgia, is a singer-songwriter and member of the Indigo Girls. ... Indigo Girls are an American folk rock duo, consisting of Amy Ray and Emily Saliers. ... Emory University is a private university located in suburban Atlanta, Georgia. ... Dinah Shore (born Frances Rose Shore February 29, 1916 - February 24, 1994) was an American singer and actress. ... Scott Siman is an entertainment executive located in Nashville, Tennessee. ... Tim McGraw (born Samuel Timothy Smith on May 1, 1967, in Delhi, Louisiana) is an American country music singer who has achieved many number one hits on the country singles and album charts, with total sales in excess of 25 million units. ... Molly Sims (born May 25, 1973 in Murray, Kentucky) is an American model and actress. ... Brooklyn Sundano is an African-American actress who plays Vanessa Scott on My Wife And Kids and Felicia on Cuts. ...

Government, Politics, and Activism

Al Gore
Al Gore

Image File history File links Download high resolution version (2400x3000, 929 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Al Gore ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (2400x3000, 929 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Al Gore ... Andrew Lamar Alexander (born July 3, 1940) is the senior United States Senator from Tennessee and a member of the Republican Party. ... The United States Senate is the upper house of the U.S. Congress, smaller than the United States House of Representatives. ... Official language(s) English Capital Nashville Largest city Memphis Largest metro area Nashville Area  Ranked 36th  - Total 42,169 sq mi (109,247 km²)  - Width 120 miles (195 km)  - Length 440 miles (710 km)  - % water 2. ... Notes 1East was Secretary of State for Tennessee from 1862-1865, appointed by Andrew Johnson, the military governor of the state under Union occupation during the American Civil War. ... James (Jim) Bacchus, born 21 June 1949 in Nashville, Tennessee, is a former member of the U.S. House of Representatives and a former chairman of the Appellate Body of the World Trade Organization. ... The House of Representatives is the larger of two houses that make up the U.S. Congress, the other being the United States Senate. ... Official language(s) English Capital Tallahassee Largest city Jacksonville Largest metro area Miami Area  Ranked 22nd  - Total 65,795[1] sq mi (170,304[1] km²)  - Width 361 miles (582 km)  - Length 447 miles (721 km)  - % water 17. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... William J. Bill Boner (born February 14, 1945) is a Tennessee educator and former Democratic politician. ... // Mayors of the City of Nashville The following is a list of the mayors of Nashville before it had a consolidated metropolitan government: Mayors of Metropolitan Nashville The following is a list of the mayors of Nashville after the consolidation of the municipal government with the government of Davidson County... Official language(s) English Capital Nashville Largest city Memphis Largest metro area Nashville Area  Ranked 36th  - Total 42,169 sq mi (109,247 km²)  - Width 120 miles (195 km)  - Length 440 miles (710 km)  - % water 2. ... Beverly Briley (1914–1980) was the first mayor of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County. ... // Mayors of the City of Nashville The following is a list of the mayors of Nashville before it had a consolidated metropolitan government: Mayors of Metropolitan Nashville The following is a list of the mayors of Nashville after the consolidation of the municipal government with the government of Davidson County... Bill Campbell (born 1953 in Raleigh, North Carolina), served as mayor of Atlanta, Georgia from 1994 to 2002. ... This is the list of mayors of Atlanta — former mayors of the city of Atlanta. ... Captain of the Australia national rugby league football team Brian Carlson (12 Feb 1933 to 14 April 1987) was an Australian rugby league player. ... Frank Goad Clement (June 2, 1920–November 4, 1969) served as governor of the U.S. state of Tennessee from 1953 to 1959 and again from 1963 to 1967. ... Notes 1East was Secretary of State for Tennessee from 1862-1865, appointed by Andrew Johnson, the military governor of the state under Union occupation during the American Civil War. ... William Prentice Cooper (1895 - 1969) was an American politician who was Governor of Tennessee from 1939 to 1945. ... Notes 1East was Secretary of State for Tennessee from 1862-1865, appointed by Andrew Johnson, the military governor of the state under Union occupation during the American Civil War. ... James Oliver Eastland (November 28, 1904–February 19, 1986) was an American politician from Mississippi who served in the U.S. Senate briefly in 1941 and again from 1943 to 1978. ... The United States Senate is the upper house of the U.S. Congress, smaller than the United States House of Representatives. ... Vincent Walker Foster, Jr. ... John Nance Garner IV (November 22, 1868 – November 7, 1967) was a Representative from Texas and the thirty-second Vice President of the United States (1933-41). ... A vice president is an officer in government or business who is next in rank below a president. ... The term Speaker is usually the title given to the presiding officer of a countrys lower house of parliament or congress (ie: the House of Commons or House of Representatives). ... Albert Arnold Gore, Jr. ... Seal of the office of the Vice-President of the United States The Vice President of the United States is the first in the presidential line of succession, becoming the new President of the United States upon the death, resignation, or removal of the President. ... The United States Senate is the upper house of the U.S. Congress, smaller than the United States House of Representatives. ... The House of Representatives is the larger of two houses that make up the U.S. Congress, the other being the United States Senate. ... Environmentalism is activism aimed at improving the environment, particularly nature. ... Mary Elizabeth Aitcheson Gore (born August 19, 1948), known as Tipper Gore, is the wife of former Vice President Al Gore and was Second Lady of the United States from 1993 until 2001. ... Lynne Cheney, the current Second Lady of the United States The Second Lady of the United States is an unofficial title for the wife of the Vice President of the United States styled relatively to the formal title of the First Lady who is wife to the President and principal... John Jay Hooker, Jr. ... Bill Lacy, age 52, is a former political operative and business executive who is the current director of the Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics. ... The Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics is a facility at the University of Kansas. ... For details on the English football (soccer) player, see James Lawson (footballer) James Lawson speaking at a community meeting in Nashville, Tennessee in 2005 James M. Lawson (born September 22, 1928 in Uniontown, Pennsylvania) was a leading theoretician and tactician of nonviolence within the American Civil Rights Movement He continues... Martin Luther King is perhaps most famous for his I Have a Dream speech, given in front of the Lincoln Memorial during the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom This article is about the civil rights movement following the Brown v. ... Michael Mickey Kantor (born August 7, 1939 in Nashville, Tennessee) is an American politician and lawyer. ... The Office of the United States Trade Representative, or USTR, is an arm of the executive branch of the United States government. ... The office of the U.S. Secretary of Commerce in the mid-20th century. ... President Clintons Cabinet, circa 1993 Headed by President of the United States Bill Clinton, the Clinton Administation was the executive branch of the federal government of the United States from 1993 to 2001. ... Richard Ric Keller (born September 5, 1964) is an American politician, and has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives since 2001, representing Floridas 8th congressional district (map). ... The House of Representatives is the larger of two houses that make up the U.S. Congress, the other being the United States Senate. ... John Neely Kennedy (born November 21, 1951), is a U.S. Democratic Party politician from Louisiana. ... Harlan Mathews (born January 17, 1927) was a Democratic United States Senator from Tennessee from 1993 to 1994. ... The United States Senate is the upper house of the U.S. Congress, smaller than the United States House of Representatives. ... Roy Neel|Roy M. Neel is a United States Democratic Party operative and lobbyist who served as a top assistant to Vice President Al Gore and President Bill Clinton. ... Howard Brush Dean III (born November 17, 1948) is an American politician and physician from the U.S. state of Vermont, and currently the chairman of the Democratic National Committee, the central organ of the Democratic Party at the national level. ... William Jefferson Bill Clinton (born William Jefferson Blythe III[1] on August 19, 1946) was the 42nd President of the United States, serving from 1993 to 2001. ... Albert Arnold Gore, Jr. ... Mayor Bill Purcell William Paxon Purcell III (born October 25, 1953) is the fifth mayor of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, elected first in 1999 and reelected to a second term in 2003. ... // Mayors of the City of Nashville The following is a list of the mayors of Nashville before it had a consolidated metropolitan government: Mayors of Metropolitan Nashville The following is a list of the mayors of Nashville after the consolidation of the municipal government with the government of Davidson County... James Woodall Rodgers (May 11, 1890 in New Market, Alabama – July 6, 1961 in Dallas, Texas) was an attorney, businessman and mayor of Dallas, Texas. ... This is a list of mayors that served the city of Dallas, Texas. ... Official language(s) No Official Language See languages of Texas Capital Austin Largest city Houston Area  Ranked 2nd  - Total 261,797 sq mi (678,051 km²)  - Width 773 miles (1,244 km)  - Length 790 miles (1,270 km)  - % water 2. ... James Ralph Sasser James Ralph Jim Sasser (born September 30, 1936) is a former member of the United States Senate, a Democrat who represented Tennessee from 1977 to 1995. ... The United States Senate is the upper house of the U.S. Congress, smaller than the United States House of Representatives. ... John R. Steelman (Born June 23, 1900 in Thornton, Arkansas - Died July 14, 1999 in Naples, Florida) was the first Assistant to the President of the United States serving President Harry S. Truman from 1946 to 1952. ... For other uses, see White House (disambiguation). ... For the victim of Mt. ... For the silent movie actor, see Fred Thomson. ... The United States Senate is the upper house of the U.S. Congress, smaller than the United States House of Representatives. ... Notable people named Jack Watson include: Jack Watson (actor) Jack Watson (Presidential adviser) [[jack watson (feni by nature)he is very closly related to WICKEN. you may see him stumbling about. ... James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr. ... Note: For Don West, the television personality, see Don West (sportscaster). ... Martin Luther King is perhaps most famous for his I Have a Dream speech, given in front of the Lincoln Memorial during the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom This article is about the civil rights movement following the Brown v. ... Justice McReynolds, c. ... Associate Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States are the members of the Supreme Court of the United States other than the Chief Justice of the United States. ... Justin P. Wilson is an attorney and community leader in Nashville, Tennessee. ...

Journalism and Media

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Image taken from the bookcover of his memoirs. ... Image taken from the bookcover of his memoirs. ... Skip Bayless (born John Edward Bayless II on December 4, 1951 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma), is a nationally syndicated American sportswriter. ... ESPN, formerly an acronym for Entertainment and Sports Programming Network, is an American cable television network dedicated to broadcasting sports-related programming 24 hours a day. ... Roy Blount, Jr. ... David Brinkley David McClure Brinkley (July 10, 1920 – June 11, 2003) was a popular American television newscaster for two different USA television networks, NBC, and later, ABC. From 1956 through 1970 he co-anchored NBCs top rated nightly news program, The Huntley–Brinkley Report with Chet Huntley. ... This does not cite any references or sources. ... The Weekly Standard is an American neoconservative [1] magazine published 48 times per year. ... Molly Henneberg is a news reporter for the Fox News Channel. ... Fox News Channels slogan is We Report, You Decide The Fox News Channel is a U.S. cable and satellite news channel. ... The New York Times is an internationally known daily newspaper published in New York City and distributed in the United States and many other nations worldwide. ... Ralph Emerson McGill (February 5, 1898- February 3, 1969), American journalist, was best known as the anti-segregationist editor and publisher of the Atlanta Constitution newspaper. ... The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is the only major daily newspaper of Atlanta and metro Atlanta. ... Biography Wendell Rawls, Jr. ... The Pulitzer Prize is an American award regarded as the highest national honor in print journalism, literary achievements, and musical composition. ... Fred McFerrin Russell (b. ... // The Chicago Tribune is a major daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois and owned by the Tribune Company. ... The Orlando Sentinel is the primary newspaper of the Orlando, Florida region. ... Buster Olney is currently a columnist for ESPN: The Magazine, ESPN.com, and was formerly lead Sports Editor at The New York Times. ... ESPN, formerly an acronym for Entertainment and Sports Programming Network, is an American cable television network dedicated to broadcasting sports-related programming 24 hours a day. ... The New York Times is an internationally known daily newspaper published in New York City and distributed in the United States and many other nations worldwide. ... Grantland Rice (November 1, 1880–July 13, 1954) was an early 20th century American sportswriter. ... Willie Geist (Born May 3, 1975) is a commentator and regular correspondent for MSNBC’s Tucker and a frequent contributor to Scarborough Country and NBCs Weekend Today. ... MSNBC, a combination of MSN and NBC, is a 24-hour cable news channel in the United States and Canada, and a news website. ... Look up Tucker, tucker in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Tucker Swanson McNear Carlson (born May 16, 1968) is a political news pundit who currently hosts Tucker, a national television news show, which is broadcast weekdays at 4 p. ...

Law

Cornelia A. Clark (born September 15, 1950 is a justice on the Tennessee Supreme Court. ... Justice McReynolds, c. ... The supreme court functions as a court of last resort whose rulings cannot be challenged, in some countries, provinces and states. ... The University of South Carolina, Columbia (USC or Carolina) is a public, co-educational, research university located in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. ... Eugene Siler (June 26, 1900 – December 5, 1987) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Kentucky between 1955 and 1965. ... For the silent movie actor, see Fred Thomson. ... The United States Senate is the upper house of the U.S. Congress, smaller than the United States House of Representatives. ... For other persons of the same name, see Jack Thompson and John Thompson. ... An attorney is someone who represents someone else in the transaction of business: For attorney-at-law, see lawyer, solicitor, barrister or civil law notary. ... Obscenity in Latin obscenus, meaning foul, repulsive, detestable, (possibly derived from ob caenum, literally from filth). The term is most often used in a legal context to describe expressions (words, images, actions) that offend the prevalent sexual morality of the time. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ...

Ministry and Religion

William S. Hatcher (1935-2005) was a mathematician, philosopher, and educator and a member of the Bahai Faith[1]. He held a doctorate in mathematics from the University of Neuchatel, Switzerland, and bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. ... Spiritual Assembly is a term given by `Abdul-Bahá to refer to elected councils that govern the Baháí Faith. ... Seat of the Universal House of Justice, governing body of the Baháís, in Haifa, Israel The Baháí Faith is the religion founded by Baháulláh in 19th century Persia. ... Walter Russell Lambuth, M.D., Rev. ... At Wikiversity you can learn more and teach others about Theology at: The School of Theology Theology finds its scholars pursuing the understanding of and providing reasoned discourse of religion, spirituality and God or the gods. ... See drugs, medication, and pharmacology for substances that are used to treat patients. ... The Methodist movement is a group of denominations of Protestant Christianity. ... A missionary is traditionally defined as a propagator of religion who works to convert those outside that community; someone who proselytizes. ... A world map showing the continent of Africa Africa is the worlds second-largest and second most-populous continent, after Asia. ... This article is about a title or office in religious bodies. ... The Methodist Episcopal Church, South was the so-called Southern Methodist Church resulting from the split in the Methodist Episcopal Church which had been brewing over several years until it came out into the open at a conference held in Louisville, Kentucky in 1845. ... For details on the English football (soccer) player, see James Lawson (footballer) James Lawson speaking at a community meeting in Nashville, Tennessee in 2005 James M. Lawson (born September 22, 1928 in Uniontown, Pennsylvania) was a leading theoretician and tactician of nonviolence within the American Civil Rights Movement He continues...

Science and Medicine

Walter Russell Lambuth, M.D., Rev. ... Stanford Moore (September 4, 1913 – August 23, 1982) was a U.S. biochemist. ... Year 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to 2006. ... Michael L. Gernhardt (Ph. ...

Notable faculty


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Alain Connes (born April 1, 1947) is a French mathematician, currently Professor at the College de France (Paris, France), IHES (Bures-sur-Yvette, France) and Vanderbilt University (Nashville, Tennessee). ... Leonhard Euler, one of the greatest mathematicians of all time A mathematician is a person whose primary area of study and research is the field of mathematics. ... The Fields Medal is a prize awarded to two, three, or four mathematicians not over 40 years of age at each International Congress of the International Mathematical Union, a meeting that takes place every four years. ... The Federal Reserve System is headquartered in the Eccles Building on Constitution Avenue in Washington, DC. The Federal Reserve System (also the Federal Reserve; informally The Fed) is the central bank of the United States. ... The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), a component of the Federal Reserve System, is charged under U.S. law with overseeing open market operations in the United States, and is the principal tool of US national monetary policy. ... Max Delbrück (September 4, 1906 - March 9, 1981) was a German biologist. ... Molecular biology is the study of biology at a molecular level. ... Nobel Prize medal. ... Tony Earley (b. ... A novel is an extended work of written, narrative, prose fiction, usually in story form; the writer of a novel is a novelist. ... Charlotte Froese Fischer (b. ... A chemist pours from a round-bottom flask. ... Leonhard Euler, one of the greatest mathematicians of all time A mathematician is a person whose primary area of study and research is the field of mathematics. ... In computational chemistry, the Multi-configurational self-consistent field or MCSCF method is a post-Hartree-Fock method which uses a linear combination of CSFs to approximate the true electronic wavefunction of an atom or molecule. ... Computational chemistry is a branch of chemistry that uses the results of theoretical chemistry incorporated into efficient computer programs to calculate the structures and properties of molecules and solids, applying these programs to real chemical problems. ... Jim Foglesong, a Music Row executive in the 1970’s and 1980’s, was born on July 26, 1922, in Lundale, West Virginia. ... This official history of the Country Music Hall of Fame skirts the scandals well-documented by veteran Music Row historian Stacy Harris. ... Harold Eugene Ford, Jr. ... William Harrison Bill Frist, Sr. ... 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The Federal Trade Commission (or FTC) is an independent agency of the United States government, established in 1914 by the Federal Trade Commission Act. ... Look up Management in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Dr. Ernest William Goodpasture (October 17, 1886 – September 20, 1960), was an American pathologist and physician. ... Virology, often considered a part of microbiology or of pathology, is the study of organic viruses: their structure and classification, their ways to infect and exploit cells to reproduce and cause disease, the techniques to isolate and culture them, and their potential uses in research and therapy. ... Dr. F. Peter Guengerich is a professor of biochemistry and the director of the Center in Molecular Toxicology ([1]) at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee. ... Elijah Embree Hoss (1849-1919) was an American Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, elected in 1902. ... This article is about a title or office in religious bodies. ... The Methodist Episcopal Church, South was the so-called Southern Methodist Church resulting from the split in the Methodist Episcopal Church which had been brewing over several years until it came out into the open at a conference held in Louisville, Kentucky in 1845. ... Bill Ivey was the seventh chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts. ... The National Endowment for the Arts is a United States federally funded program that offers support and funding for projects that exhibit artistic excellence. ... President Clintons Cabinet, circa 1993 Headed by President of the United States Bill Clinton, the Clinton Administation was the executive branch of the federal government of the United States from 1993 to 2001. ... 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Vanderbilt University

Schools and Colleges Vanderbilt University is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational research university in Nashville, Tennessee. ...

Undergraduate: Blair School of Music • College of Arts and SciencePeabody College • School of Engineering
Graduate: Divinity School • Graduate School • Law SchoolOwen Graduate School of Management • School of Medicine • School of Nursing
The College of Arts and Science at Vanderbilt University is a highly selective liberal arts college at the heart of a major research university located in Nashville, Tennessee. ... Originally, George Peabody College for Teachers was a teachers college located in Nashville, Tennessee, and after 1911, was geographically locatated directly across the street from the campus of Vanderbilt University. ... Vanderbilt Divinity School is a university-based interdenominational theological school based at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. It is one of only four such schools in the United States, and is the only such school located in the South. ... The Vanderbilt University Law School (VULS) is the law school at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. ... Owen Graduate School of Management is the Business School of Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. ... Vanderbilt University School of Nursing (VUSN) is one of the graduate schools of Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennesee. ...

People

Cornelius VanderbiltHolland McTyeireGordon GeeMartha Rivers IngramVanderbilt AlumniVanderbilt Commodores Cornelius Vanderbilt Cornelius Vanderbilt I (May 27, 1794 – January 4, 1877), also known by the sobriquets The Commodore [1] [2] or Commodore Vanderbilt [3], was an American entrepreneur who built his wealth in shipping and railroads and was the patriarch of the Vanderbilt family. ... Holland Nimmons McTyeire (July 28, 1884–1889) was a Bishop in the Methodist Episcopal Church, South in the USA, elected in 1866. ... Gordon Gee Elwood Gordon Gee (born February 2, 1944) is an American academic. ... Martha Robinson Rivers Ingram (born 20 August 1936) is the widow of Erskine Bronson Ingram, who inherited his fathers petroleum and barge empire in 1963. ... Vanderbilt University Vanderbilt University (colloquially known as Vandy) is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational research university in Nashville, Tennessee. ...

Places

Vanderbilt StadiumMemorial GymnasiumHawkins FieldVanderbilt University Medical CenterNashville Dudley Field redirects here, for information on the El Paso stadium. ... Memorial Gymnasium is a multi-purpose facility located in Nashville, Tennessee. ... Hawkins Field is a baseball stadium in Nashville, Tennessee. ... The Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) is a collection of several hospitals and clinics associated with Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. ... Nickname: Location in Davidson County and the state of Tennessee Coordinates: Country United States State Tennessee Counties Davidson County Founded: 1779 Incorporated: 1806 Government  - Mayor Bill Purcell (D) Area  - City  526. ...

Affiliations

Association of American UniversitiesSoutheastern ConferenceAmerican Lacrosse Conference The Association of American Universities (AAU) is an organization of leading research universities devoted to maintaining a strong system of academic research and education. ... The Southeastern Conference (SEC) is a college athletic conference headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama which operates in the southeastern part of the United States. ... The American Lacrosse Conference, also known as the ALC, is a NCAA Division I Womens Lacrosse-only college athletic conference whose members are located in the Midwest and East Coast states from Illinois to Florida. ...


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