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Townes named dean of Vanderbilt Divinity School

Emilie M. Townes, a distinguished Yale University scholar and administrator, whose areas of expertise include Christian ethics and ‘womanist theology,’ has been named dean of Vanderbilt University Divinity School effective July 1, 2013. Townes, an ordained American Baptist clergywoman, succeeds…

Vandy strikes gold in Music City

Victory over N.C. State caps greatest season ever A 71-year old former Vietnam paratrooper stole the show in the postgame press conference. He wanted to thank Vanderbilt Coach James Franklin for the joy he had given him in turning around…