Looking to try something new this week? Peruse the events below and make a point to attend something outside of your comfort zone. For more offerings, check out Anchor Link.
Disclaimer: Sources of event information are Anchor Link and Facebook
What: Aperitivo Italiano
When: Monday, March 25 from 5 to 6 p.m.
Where: Rand Hall, first floor
Why: Students have the opportunity to practice their Italian, meet alumni and learn about studying abroad. Food will be served.
Who: Vanderbilt Center for Second Language Studies
What: Undergraduate Writing Symposium
When: Sunday, March 31 from 3 to 7 p.m.
Where: John Seigenthaler Center
Why: Celebrate undergraduate writers and hear poetry and fiction written by your peers at this symposium, which includes awarding students and reflections from Vanderbilt seniors. The topics of writing span several fields, from Medicine, Health and Society to History of Art. Find more details here.
Who: Writing Studio
What: Baseball vs Lipscomb
When: Tuesday, March 26 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: First Tennessee Park
Why: Head over to cheer on the Vandy Boys as they take on Lipscomb.
Who: Vanderbilt Athletics
What: Black and Gold Spring Game
When: Saturday, March 30 at 11 a.m.
Where: Vanderbilt Stadium
Why: Get a chance to catch the Commodores in action before they hit the football field this fall. The game will also be broadcasted on the SEC Network.
Who: Vanderbilt Athletics
What: Holi Stress-Relieving Event
When: Monday, March 25 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Why: Learn more about Holi, the Hindu festival which honors the the God Krishna. Stop by to celebrate and enjoy some Indian food and Henna.
Who: Vandy Karma
When: Thursday, March 28 from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Where: Recreation and Wellness Center, Studio A
Why: Learn dances inspired by the music styles of the Caribbean from fellow students.
Who: Caribbean Students Association
What: Running Club Spring 5k
When: Saturday, March 30 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.
Where: Wyatt Lawn
Why: Support Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital and get some exercise. Get a t-shirt with the $15 ticket charge.
Who: Running Club
What: Tap That: Here We Go Again!
When: Wednesday, March 27 from 7 to 8 p.m.
Where: Sarratt Cinema
Why: Support Vanderbilt’s Tap That in their sixth annual performance, which features original choreography and dancers of all levels, including the performance company.
Who: Tap That!
What: Vitality Spring Showcase
When: Friday, March 29 from 7 to 9 p.m.
Where: Ingram Performance Hall
Why: Watch student-choreographed and performed dances in a range of styles, including jazz, hip-hop and more.
Who: Vitality Dance Company
Health & Wellness
What: Consent Coolers Decorating Party
When: Tuesday, March 26 from 2 to 5 p.m.
Where: Project Safe Center
Why: Get ready for spring formals by decorating your cooler, discussing consent and communication and getting free gear, including beach balls and fanny packs. All you have to do is bring your own cooler, and Project Safe will provide the rest.
Who: Project Safe
What: Wellness Workshop: Spring Cleaning for the Mind, Body, & Soul
When: Tuesday, March 26 from 12 to 1 p.m.
Where: Multicultural Lounge
Why: Reset and renew at this “Spring Cleaning” session with activities to encourage healthy behaviors as you head into the last month of classes with activities such as smoothie making and meditation.
Who: Inclusion Initiatives & Cultural Competence, Religious Life and Center for Student Wellbeing