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A screenshot of the virtual town hall featuring members of Vanderbilt administration and medical experts.

UPDATED: University hosts medical experts in virtual town hall discussing return to campus

July 18, 2020

The town hall, held at 2 p.m. CDT on July 18, featured guests including VUMC president and CEO Dr. Jeffrey Balser, VUMC Chief Diversity Officer Dr. André Churchwell and Vanderbilt Medical School Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases Dr. William Schaffner.

Sunlight streams through tree in front of Cole hall

Graduate student passes away

June 17, 2020

Yao volunteered with students in Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools.

Vanderbilt on Saturday, August 18, 2018. (Former Hustler Multimedia/Claire Barnett)

BREAKING: Reported car fire at the South Garage

June 2, 2020

This article was last updated June 2 at 4:58 p.m. CDT

People sitting outside restaurant

Phase One of the Nashville economy’s reopening plan is well underway, here’s what local restaurants have to say

May 14, 2020

A four-phase reopening plan released by the Mayor’s Office began its implementation on Monday; progression through each phase will depend on metrics related to the pandemic.

Vanderbilt campus.

AlertVU System cancels warning of a tornado approaching the Vanderbilt campus

May 3, 2020

At approximately 4:40 p.m. CST, Vanderbilt advised students to seek immediate shelter and avoid windows and doors via the AlertVU system.

Dr. William Schaffner (Photo courtesy Vanderbilt University)

Q&A: Doctor William Schaffner speaks to The Hustler about new COVID-19 developments

April 13, 2020

Schaffner, Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Vanderbilt Medical School, talks about returning to life as normal following COVID-19, research at VUMC and changing mask guidelines.

Spring at Vanderbilt. (Photo by Claire Barnett)

Ph.D. student passes away

March 28, 2020

Sebastian had been researching new treatments for small-cell carcinoma at Vanderbilt.

The Hustler editorial board at Hustler Thanksgiving.

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR: When I said I was ready for retirement, I didn’t mean now

March 14, 2020

The Vanderbilt Hustler will not be running regular coverage for the rest of the semester.

Poster of Maymester and Study Abroad poster

Abroad program classes in Barcelona, Madrid suspended for two weeks

March 10, 2020

Students returning to the U.S. must fill out the university self-report form and stay away from campus for at least 14 days.

Kirkland Hall

Vanderbilt classes canceled this week, online classes begin next week

March 9, 2020

All non-athletic events and student gatherings are canceled through the end of the semester; the university will remain open with limited services.

A small amount of debris from the storm is seen on Commons. Campus buildings were unaffected.

Vanderbilt campus survives tornadoes unscathed

March 3, 2020

The storm, which hit in the early hours of Tuesday morning, led to significant damage across the city and two deaths in Davidson County.

Vanderbilt campus.

CORONAVIRUS: Vanderbilt requires all community members to report travel to South Korea, Italy, Iran, China to the university, imposes self-isolation off campus for 14 days

February 29, 2020

UPDATED: University responds to CDC message encouraging higher education institutions to consider returning study abroad students to the United States.