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Vanderbilt discloses deals with old friends

Vanderbilt University did millions of dollars’ worth of business with companies and other entities with ties to university trustees and officers, according to its most recent tax return, which covers the fiscal year ending June 30, 2011.

Exposure to violence has long-term stress effects among adolescents

Children who are exposed to community violence continue to exhibit a physical stress response up to a year after the exposure, suggesting that exposure to violence may have long-term negative health consequences, according researchers at Penn State and University College London.