New Program at Vanderbilt Opens Doors for Intellectually Disabled

John Russell, Vanderbilt U.

Tammy L. Day, program director of Vanderbilt's Next Step certificate program, works with participants in a technology-training class, where they learn skills that can eventually help them win jobs.
August 15, 2010

Sean C. Faulkner, a student at Vanderbilt University, likes proving people wrong when they expect him to fail. Sometimes he listens to "I Want it All," a song by Queen, for motivation. The rock ballad includes the lyric: "Gotta find me a future, move…

This content is available exclusively to Chronicle subscribers