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July, 2015

Vanderbilt engineering professor is U.S. Army Brigadier General

Jul. 7, 2015—Eugene J. LeBoeuf’s Vanderbilt colleagues, his friends, neighbors and family witnessed a moving promotion recognition ceremony June 27 at the School of Engineering when the professor was honored as the Brigadier General of the 416th Theater Engineer Command, U.S. Army Reserve. LeBoeuf, a 29-year Army veteran and formerly the unit’s chief of staff, was promoted...

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Nashville bus app under development earns kudos, $200K NSF grant

Jul. 2, 2015—Nashville’s mass transit leaders are banking on a Vanderbilt University-produced app to get people out of their cars and onto city buses. It allows for real-time tracking – eliminating lengthy waits outdoors – plus social network sharing options to inspire users’ friends, estimates of how many calories burned walking to stops and data on individual...

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