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National Pan-Hellenic Council organizations move into new house on Greek row

National Pan-Hellenic Council organizations move into new house on Greek row

Sara Ernst

September 25, 2017

Four big, bold letters, NPHC, appeared on the pediment of the old Phi Delt house this past August. The house on 25th avenue is now home to the National Pan-Hellenic Council, an organization composed of nine historically black fraternities and sororities. Under the letters NPHC are the names of all seven...

Vanderbilt alumni discuss the White House, First Amendment in Constitution Day panel

Constitution Day 2017, September 18

Gracie Pitman, Campus Editor

September 19, 2017

In observance of Constitution Day on Monday, The Commons and Vanderbilt Student Communications hosted “The White House and The First Amendment," a discussion about executive power and the First Amendment from the perspective of members of the national media. The discussion featured Washington D.C. reporters...

Vanderbilt takes part in filing amicus brief opposing Trump’s travel ban

Kirkland Hall.

Sarah Friedman, Senior Writer

September 18, 2017

Vanderbilt University took part in signing an amicus brief including 30 universities to encourage the Supreme Court to strike down President Donald Trump’s January executive order banning immigrants and refugees from six majority-Muslim nations from the U.S. Vanderbilt also filed an amicus brief in February urgin...

Wond’ry receives $500k innovation grant, design award

Wond’ry receives $500k innovation grant, design award

Maria Sellers

September 18, 2017

The Wond’ry, located inside the Engineering and Science Building’s Innovation Pavilion, is one of the newest additions to Vanderbilt’s campus. This semester, after nearly a year in operation, the Wond’ry and the Innovation Pavilion were the recipients of two awards: an I-Corps site grant and an Aw...

PHOTOS OF THE WEEK: 9/11 remembrance, football, & more

Vanderbilt remembers 9-11 with flags on Library Lawn.

Claire Barnett, Multimedia Director

September 17, 2017

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Students respond to DACA decision

Students respond to DACA decision

Sam Zern, Editor in Chief

September 14, 2017

On Sept. 5, the Trump administration announced the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) immigration program, which allowed undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children to remain in the country under certain provisions. The decision drew criticism from Vanderbilt ...

IN PHOTOS: Students write letters in response to Title IX concerns

Students write letters to Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos on Monday, September 11, 2017 regarding her Title IX speech.

Claire Barnett, Multimedia Director

September 13, 2017

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Dr. George Hill on Charlottesville, DACA and Inclusion at Vanderbilt

Dr. George Hill on Charlottesville, DACA and Inclusion at Vanderbilt

Dallas Shatel, Deputy Editor in Chief

September 13, 2017

Over the summer, the Hustler spoke with Dr. George Hill about his time as Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion following his retirement announcement. Since then, a number of controversial events have threatened marginalized groups in America, such as the riots in Charlottesville, the Nashvi...

Students support hurricane relief efforts with ongoing donation drive

Students support hurricane relief efforts with ongoing donation drive

Sam Zern, Editor in Chief

September 13, 2017

Last week, the Vanderbilt community came together to support relief efforts for those affected by Hurricane Harvey. Throughout the week, Campus Dining ran the Share A Side program, in which students could donate any of their meal swipe sides to relief efforts, and Vanderbilt Student Government partnered wi...

IN PHOTOS: Anchor Dash

Anchor Dash on Saturday, September 9, 2017.

Claire Barnett, Multimedia Director

September 11, 2017

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PHOTOS OF THE WEEK: KickOff CookOff, football, & more

2017 Kickoff Cookoff on Alumni Lawn

Claire Barnett, Multimedia Director

September 11, 2017

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Peabody College celebrates “shared humanity” with march, vigil

Peabody College celebrates

Sam Zern, Editor in Chief

September 10, 2017

In silence, more than 200 Vanderbilt faculty, staff and students marched up the Peabody Esplanade on Sept. 6 as part of a vigil celebrating humanity, reason, civility and love. The march was followed by a series of Vanderbilt community members speaking on the Wyatt steps about diversity, inclusion and ...