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Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History Internship

Feb. 11, 2021—The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History Office of Special Events is currently accepting applications for their Summer 2021 internship! Ann information sheet on the internship, which includes testimonials from former interns, is included: OSE Internship Additional information on the internship including qualifications, responsibilities, and learning objectives can be found here: https://americanhistory.si.edu/upcoming-internship-opportunities#Special%20Events%20Internship. Information on Special Events...

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BLASTmedia Internship Opportunity

Feb. 11, 2021—BLASTmedia, a national B2B PR agency, will again host an invite-only virtual open house for December 2020 and May 2021 graduates interested in the public relations coordinator role. To be eligible to attend, students and recent grads must apply for the public relations coordinator role by February 18. Details about the public relations coordinator role...

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Bradford Dalton Group Internship

Feb. 2, 2021—Bradford Dalton Group has just opened the application for a public relations internship! This internship is open to juniors and seniors and you must receive college credit to participate. This requires at least 15 hours/week for 12 weeks and start/end dates are flexible. For the first time this semester, the group is also considering accepting...

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Careers in Community Organizing for Social Justice (DART)

Feb. 2, 2021—On Wednesday, February 17, DART will be holding an online info session at 6 pm that will discuss careers in community organizing. All Vanderbilt students and alumni are welcome to this event, particularly students who are set to graduate this year. Sign up at www.thedartcenter.org/info.   DART trains professional organizers and community organizations to work...

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Internship Opportunity!

Feb. 2, 2021—Tennessee’s oldest and largest LGTBQ+ publication, Out & About Nashville (O&AN), has recently joined with another publisher conglomerate, Aequalitas Media. Due to the restructuring of the new company, there are new opportunities for internships in the following areas of media or journalism: Website maintenance & posting Social media Writing – news, interviews and human interest,...

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Second Annual Vanderbilt BP Debate Tournament

Feb. 1, 2021—This past weekend, Vanderbilt’s Debate Team hosted its 2nd annual Vanderbilt BP tournament. 64 teams competed in this tournament with debaters coming from 31 universities, 17 states and Washington D.C, 6 countries, and 3 continents!   The tournament winners in the open division came from the United States International University, located in Nairobi, Kenya. The...

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Vanderbilt Debate overcomes COVID-19 challenges to break new ground in civic engagement

Jan. 22, 2021—Original story by Kathryn Royster, College of Arts and Science News One year ago, Sahil “Sael” Soni ’21, a chemistry and economics double major, had just returned from a blue-ribbon performance in Vanderbilt Debate’s first-ever international competition. He was looking forward to finishing the 2019-2020 season on a high note, as were his teammates. For the...

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Dr. John Koch Channel 4 Interview

Oct. 20, 2020—On October 19th, Senior Lecturer and Director of Debate John Koch was interviewed by the Channel 4 News. This interview focused on how the last-minute changes to this week’s debate will affect future outcomes, specifically regarding the topics of the debate more so than the format. The next debate is planned to take place on October...

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Dr. John Koch Interview on the Value of Presidential Debates

Oct. 18, 2020—On October 16th, Senior Lecturer and Director of Debate John Koch did a media interview with Newspoint360 about his viewpoint of the value of presidential debates. The topics included during this interview include the effectiveness of these debates in changing voters’ minds and ways modern debates can be improved. Click below to watch the full...

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Vanderbilt partnership with Nashville Ballet examines changing ideas of masculinity and gender

Jun. 24, 2020—Original story by Amy Wolf Jun. 24, 2020 A spring 2020 seminar immersed students in a unique academic experience examining gender stereotypes, masculinity and identity through the lens of dance as part of a special partnership between the Nashville Ballet and Vanderbilt University. The class asked students to think not only about the gender norms constructed...

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