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Tailgate season kicks off with guest lists, attendance caps and backyard fencing

Tailgate season kicks off with guest lists, attendance caps and backyard fencing

Sam Zern, Managing Editor

August 30, 2019

National standards and university construction are changing the way fraternities host their football tailgates this year

Free HBO GO subscription to end Aug. 31

Free HBO GO subscription to end Aug. 31

Rachel Friedman, Editor in Chief

August 27, 2019

Free access to the streaming service HBO GO for students will end Aug. 31. Previously, students with Vanderbilt logins could access HBO GO free of charge. Vanderbilt's content provider, or the company that gives students access to cable, offered the service to the university free of charge. However,...

Student backlash causes change in munchie swipe limit from one per day to seven per week

Student backlash causes change in munchie swipe limit from one per day to seven per week

Eva Durchholz, Campus Editor

August 26, 2019

Students came back to Vanderbilt this semester to a multitude of changes to Campus Dining. One of these changes limited the use of munchie mart swipes to one per day, with the goal of building community and supporting healthy eating by encouraging students to eat together in dining halls. The policy also ...

IN PHOTOS: Spotlight 2019

IN PHOTOS: Spotlight 2019

Emily Gonçalves and Mattigan Kelly

August 25, 2019

VPAC annual event featured performances from the Melodores, Bhangradores, among others

Student reports racist image in class slides

Student reports racist image in class slides

Sam Zern, Managing Editor

August 23, 2019

Prior to the beginning of classes, a student found a racist image featuring Dora the Explorer in the class presentation

Protest led by students and Nashville Jewish community calls for Nashville to end support for ICE

Protest led by students and Nashville Jewish community calls for Nashville to end support for ICE

Eva Durchholz, Campus Editor

August 22, 2019

With the help of Vanderbilt students and national organizers Never Again Action, nearly 100 people gathered on Monday morning to protest the actions of the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).  In a field at the intersection of Ewing Drive and Brick Church Pike, a group – consisting predo...

NPHC house to open September following delays

NPHC house to open September following delays

Sam Zern, Managing Editor

August 22, 2019

Future residents are being temporarily housed in the old Zeta Tau Alpha house and the 210 house

Five Vanderbilt announcements you missed this summer

Five Vanderbilt announcements you missed this summer

Rachel Friedman, Editor in Chief

August 21, 2019

Haven’t checked your email all summer? No problem, we did for you. We identified five of the most important and interesting updates Vanderbilt released over the summer. The university has made some pretty groundbreaking changes, such as ditching the Vandy Van brand altogether and launching a plan to build m...

IN PHOTOS: First-year Move-in 2019

IN PHOTOS: First-year Move-in 2019

Emily Gonçalves, Multimedia Director

August 18, 2019

Check out our photos of the Class of 2023 Move-in!

IN PHOTOS: Founders Walk 2019

IN PHOTOS: Founders Walk 2019

Emily Gonçalves and Hunter Long

August 18, 2019

Check out our multimedia coverage of this year’s Founders Walk!

Vanderbilt students help lead anti-ICE protest

Vanderbilt students help lead anti-ICE protest

Rachel Friedman, Editor in Chief

August 18, 2019

Vanderbilt students, in conjunction with other members of the Nashville community, are planning a protest Aug. 19 to speak out against Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the nation's immigration policies. The students are collaborating with the organization “Never Again Action” that ...

Campus Dining overhaul: no more plastic water and soda bottles, limited Munchie Mart swipes, more late-night dining options, among other changes

Campus Dining overhaul: no more plastic water and soda bottles, limited Munchie Mart swipes, more late-night dining options, among other changes

Eva Durchholz, Campus Editor

August 17, 2019

Campus Dining has revamped its operations this year with pushes to enhance sustainability, encourage healthy and allergy-sensitive eating, implement student-driven changes and remove popular previous dining options. Notable changes include removal of plastic water and soda bottles from dining location...