Aquinas VP outlines ambitious long-range plans

With Welch deal in works, college looks to add programs, housing; Italy campus a possibility
Oct 21, 2013 7:00 AM

Fitch stays put on VU rating

Analysts at Fitch Ratings have affirmed their top-shelf rating on the commercial paper portfolio of Vanderbilt University, saying the university — where the flagship medical complex has had a rough year — remains on a sound financial footing overall.

To supplement internal liquidity sources, the university maintains the ability to draw on dedicated hybrid lines of credit in the aggregate amount of $400 million. Of Vanderbilt's substantial cash and investments, approximately $832.6 million, [...] was available on a same- or next-day basis as of Sept. 30, 2013.

Oct 18, 2013 7:13 AM

Aquinas to purchase Welch College campus

Transition will require 18 months, allow Welch to relocate to Gallatin
Oct 16, 2013 12:54 PM

Cumberland names assistant AD

Cumberland University has promoted Meredith McDowell to assistant athletic director, putting her in charge of fundraising. McDowell, who earned her MBA from Cumberland in 2011, had been managing the Lebanon school's annual fund since last year. The Wilson Post has more.

Oct 15, 2013 9:33 AM

Vanderbilt to redesign planned engineering research building

University targets summer 2014 groundbreaking
Oct 15, 2013 7:00 AM

Aquinas adds advancement VP

UT grad returning to Volunteer State from Purdue
Oct 8, 2013 7:11 AM

Metro government veteran joins Lipscomb institute

Former neighborhoods chief to lead academic programs in civic leadership
Oct 2, 2013 11:33 AM

Ingram unit sets up UK e-textbook store

Vital Source Technologies, the e-textbook subsidiary of Ingram Content Group, has rolled out an online store for the United Kingdom market. Students can buy directly from the store or via their university platforms.

Sep 26, 2013 8:41 AM

Meharry names Epps president, CEO

Veteran medical college leader replaces Riley
Sep 19, 2013 7:00 AM

Vanderbilt creates director for the protection of minors position

Newcomer was formerly with Highway Safety Office
Sep 12, 2013 10:41 AM