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Peabody Fall Preview

October 13–17

Thinking about graduate school at Peabody College? Take a deep dive into the Peabody student experience during this week of virtual events!

Prospective students are invited to join us for a number of Zoom events that will give you an inside look at our student support services, top-ranked academics, faculty research, international student experience and more.

The highlight event of the week is our Virtual Professional Programs Open House on Thursday, October 15, which is designed for prospective master's and Ed.D. students.

Please view the full schedule of events below to learn more and register for individual events.  


Benefits of Attending:

  • Learn more about why Peabody is a top-ranked graduate school of education.
  • Interact with world-class faculty and current students
  • Meet staff across Peabody and Vanderbilt, including: admissions, career services, student services, student engagement, and equity, diversity and inclusion.
  • Gain insider-knowledge about crafting a competitive application. 

Schedule of Events:

Tuesday, October 13

8:00–9:00 a.m.
International Student Webinar
Engage with Vanderbilt’s International Student and Scholar Services, Peabody faculty and administration, and current Peabody international students.
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11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Peabody Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion/Peabody Office of Student Engagement and Well-Being Webinar
Learn how these offices create an equitable and inclusive culture to ensure that all students feel welcomed, supported, and part of the Peabody community.
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Wednesday, October 14

12:00–1:00 p.m.
Peabody Career Services Webinar
Learn how Peabody Career Services partners with our master's and Ed.D. students to offer resources, programming, and one-on-one coaching to effectively launch careers.
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Thursday, October 15

4:30–6:00 p.m.
Virtual Professional Programs Open House
Explore Peabody's professional (master's and Ed.D.) programs during this virtual open house event. Please tune in via the Zoom links below, which will all be available prior to the start of the event. You are welcome to tune into multiple sessions if you are interested in more than one Peabody program. Registration is not required in order to tune in, but we would appreciate if you could RSVP to let us know that you'll be in attendance!

General Peabody information (4:30–5:20 p.m.)
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Individual program meetings (5:20–6:00 p.m.):

  • Child Studies
  • Community Development and Action Education
  • Leadership and Policy/Higher Education Leadership and Policy, Ed.D.
  • Education Policy
  • Elementary Education (password: Elementary)
  • English Language Learners (password: Elementary)
  • Graduate and Professional Admissions
  • Higher Education Administration
  • Human Development Counseling/Human Development Studies
  • Independent School Leadership
  • International Education and Policy Management
  • Leading Organizations*  (NEW!)
  • Leadership and Organizational Performance
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  • Learning and Design (password: Elementary)
  • Learning, Diversity, and Urban Studies (password: Elementary)
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Reading Education (password: Elementary)
  • Secondary Education (password: Elementary)
  • Special Education, M.Ed.

*Leading Organizations is a new, online M.Ed. program designed to elevate your skills and knowledge to manage, lead, and strengthen organizations.

Friday, October 16

12:00–1:00 p.m.
Faculty Face Time with Prof. Suiter
Join the Peabody community for a virtual lunchtime conversation with Professor Sarah Suiter, program director of our Community Development & Action M.Ed., and learn about her research and interests, career paths, and more.
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Saturday, October 17

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Ed.D. Alumni Webinar
Hear from a panel of successful Peabody College Ed.D. alumni who are currently employed as student affairs and student well-being professionals.
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