Saturday, June 24, 2017

VAHS senior reflects on four years in Café con Leche

The Vanderbilt Association of Hispanic Students holds their Latino dance showcase this Saturday

Get to know the VSG presidential candidates

The four candidates and their running mates talk platforms, qualifications and goals

iSeminars: preparing first-years for immersive experiences

The new program, held on Commons, will help first-years plan immersive experiences

Students spend spring break studying Harry Potter in England

Members of the Harry Potter and Children’s Literature class travel across the pond for an immersive learning experience.

Campus dining hires its first female chef

Sandy Madewell, a graduate of the French Culinary Institute, brings her robust culinary background to Rand Dining Center

English professor to be internationally recognized for writings on black culture

Dr. Hortense Spillers will receive the Nicolás Guillén Lifetime Achievement Award for her writing in philosophical literary theory and black culture this June

Why Vanderbilt doesn’t have pre-professional majors

Vanderbilt administrators discuss business, journalism, pre-med, pre-law, and make-your-own majors

A look inside VUPD: The dispatch office

The dispatch office handles much of the communications between VUPD and people on campus

10 questions about mumps with infectious disease and public health specialist...

Schaffner, who recently returned from a CDC conference in which mumps was on the agenda, discusses the symptoms, transmission, and course of action of the disease

Nursing researcher aims to help children with life-threatening illnesses

Terrah Foster Akard uses the skills she learned from being a student-athlete in her research career