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Greenberg at Green Hills: The Blair Witch Project (1999) and Blair Witch (2016)

Greenberg at Green Hills: The Blair Witch Project (1999) and Blair Witch (2016)

Jeffrey Greenberg

September 18, 2016

Throughout most of my youth, I was involved in the Boy Scouts, and during the school year, our troop would go on camping trips at least once a month. During the day, we would hike, canoe, and explore the outdoors. It could get fairly chilly in the Florida winter, so at night we would set campfires, and...

Centennial Black Box Theater: arts across the street

Centennial Black Box Theater: arts across the street

Dallas Shatel, Deputy Editor in Chief

September 12, 2016

Centennial Park off of West End remains one of the more frequently visited sites for Vanderbilt students, whether it’s to go for a run, visit the Parthenon or enjoy a live music festival. One of the lesser known draws to this site, though, is the Black Box Theater. On any given day, this theater is ...

Shakespeare with a Music City twist

Shakespeare with a Music City twist

Elizabeth Winter

September 12, 2016

As the sun sets on Centennial Park during most fall weekends, The Nashville Shakespeare Festival takes charge of the theater in a secluded corner of the park. They perform to audiences young and old with quirky and original renditions of Shakespeare’s plays. A large crowd gathered to see this Saturday...

Sylvan Esso brings electro-folk to Nashville

Sylvan Esso brings electro-folk to Nashville

Josh Hamburger

September 9, 2016

Wearing an all-black outfit with her signature high platform shoes, Sylvan Essovocalist Amelia Meath walked out onto the stage with bandmate Nick Sanborn, grabbed the mic and immediately asked the audience: “You guys ready to get sweaty?” This singular question aptly characterizes the entirety of ...

Greenberg at Green Hills: summer movies in review

Greenberg at Green Hills: summer movies in review

Josh Hamburger

September 8, 2016

Now that Labor day has come and gone, classes are back in session and Commodore football continues to try their hardest to win some games, we can say that summer has officially closed, which means another blockbuster movie season is in the books. By way of introduction, my name is Jeff, and I’ll b...

Month in music: September

Month in music: September

Dallas Shatel, Deputy Editor in Chief

September 6, 2016

Before the academic year gets too stressful and you start locking yourself in the library for all-nighters, make sure to take advantage of Nashville’s seemingly endless cache of concerts. Among the hundreds of concerts coming up this month, here are eight worth checking out, plus an album release to b...

The gluten-free guide to on-campus dining

The gluten-free guide to on-campus dining

Gabriella Labi

September 5, 2016

If you have celiac disease, are gluten intolerant,or choose to live a gluten-free lifestyle you probably already know the difficulty of finding food you can actually eat. Here at Vanderbilt, you have to face being away from home and not having your Mom by your side at all times telling you what you can...

10 Questions with Lee Schmidt

10 Questions with Lee Schmidt

Anna Butrico

August 30, 2016

Lee Schmidt is a marathon-running, rat-dissecting, a cappella leader that can be seen giving tours, doing slam poetry, and chatting her way through campus. The Hustler sat down with the junior to hear more about the importance of vulnerability, h er Facebook-famous water bottle, and why she goes to...

Welcome Home

Welcome Home

Josh Hamburger

August 23, 2016

The threat of rain couldn’t contain the excitement as Vanderbilt welcomed in the class of 2020 early Saturday morning. Instead, the yearly tradition went on without a hitch, running from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. with the help of hundreds of students, volunteers and staff alike. Outside of the residence halls, members of ...

New app Taskloop turns smartphones into the newest campus job board

New app Taskloop turns smartphones into the newest campus job board

Sara Ernst

April 29, 2016

Most seniors are focused on finding a job, but four students are spending their last few months at Vanderbilt making jobs instead. This year, seniors Justin Riele, Mitch Masia, William Doran and Connor Smith chose to dedicate their last few months as college students to a new startup app called Taskloop. CEO...

New kosher food truck rolls onto campus

New kosher food truck rolls onto campus

Josh Hamburger

April 29, 2016

Junior Zack Freeling is bringing new food options to Vanderbilt’s campus through his own food truck: Aryeh’s Kitchen. This truck features American-style food like burgers, sandwiches, wraps, salads and even matzo ball soup. The menu is specifically geared towards the meat-loving college student, and ...

10 Questions with Jeff Greenberg

10 Questions with Jeff Greenberg

Ziyi Liu

April 27, 2016

Many know Jeff Greenberg from his role as Station Manager at VandyRadio, talking politics and playing rock music in the recording booth every week. But many don’t know that Jeff is arguably the university’s largest consumer of Best Wok, that he’s into live action role play (LARP) camps and that he...