Whether you’re looking to try something new this week or just trying to get out of the library, take a study break and peruse some of the events below. For more offerings, check out Anchor Link.
Disclaimer: Sources of event information are Anchor Link and Facebook.
What: How to Study for Science Courses
When: Wednesday, Feb. 6 from 7 to 8 p.m.
Where: Stevenson 4327
Why: For all the non-STEM majors out there struggling to fulfill their math and natural sciences AXLE requirement, come and learn valuable science study skills.
Who: Scientific Immersion and Mentorship
What: Animal Property Rights
When: Wednesday, Feb. 6 from 3:30 to 5 p.m.
Where: Vanderbilt Law School, Hyatt Room
Why:Hear a lecture from Professor Karen Bradshaw of Arizona State University on a new legal approach to protecting captive animals.
Who: Vanderbilt Law School
What: Vanderbilt Women’s Lacrosse vs. Wagner College
When: Sunday, Feb. 10 from 1 to 2 p.m.
Where: Vanderbilt Lacrosse Complex
Why: Cheer on the women’s lacrosse team and, if you’re one of the first 200 fans, enjoy a hot chocolate and coffee bar.
Who: Vanderbilt Athletics
What: Latinoamérica Hoy
When: Wednesday, Feb. 6 from 5 to 6 p.m.
Where: Buttrick 102
Why:Discuss different issues affecting Latin American communities with a Vanderbilt professor and fellow students.
Who: Association of Latin American Students
What: Chai time: Urdu conversation
When: Friday, Feb. 8 from 12 to 2 p.m.
Where: Center for Second Language Studies
Why:Enjoy some tea and snacks while practicing your Urdu skills with all levels of speakers.
Who: Vanderbilt Center for Second Language Studies
What: Valentine’s Day Card Making for Girls Inc.
When: Wednesday, Feb. 6 from 6 to 7 p.m.
Where: Featheringill 110
Why:Have some early Valentine’s Day fun by making Valentine’s Day cards for Girls Inc. GME: Community Impact.
Who: Society for Women Engineers
What: Chinese New Year Celebration
When: Saturday, Feb. 9 from 12 to 3 p.m.
Where: Stallworth Park, 21st Avenue and Blakemore Avenue
Why:Celebrate Chinese New Year by enjoying lion dancing, dragon dancing, juggling, Chine dance, Tai Chi, arts & crafts and food trucks from Lucky Bamboo, DegThai and Boomerang Australian Coffee.
Who: Division of Public Affairs
What: Black Boy Joy Exhibit Opening
When: Tuesday, Feb. 5 from 12 to 1 p.m.
Where: Black Cultural Center
Why:Marvel at a photography exhibit inspired by the hashtag #blackboyjoy which encourages African American men to show their emotions and be themselves.
Who: Black Cultural Center
What: Choral Prism
When: Friday Feb. 8 at 7:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.
Where: Blair School of Music
Why:Take in a free night of performance by many of Vanderbilt’s singing ensembles. GME: Campus Involvement.
Who: Blair Student Council
Health & Wellness
What: American Red Cross February 4th Blood Drive
When: Monday, Feb. 4 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Sarratt 216/220
Who: American Red Cross at Vanderbilt
What: Gentle Yoga
When: Monday, Feb. 4 from 2 to 3 p.m.
Where: Center for Student Wellbeing
Why:Relax and unwind with some yoga.
Who: Center for Student Wellbeing and Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center