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Dining Tent, set up by Vanderbilt administration, on Alumni Lawn on Sept. 6, 2020. (Hustler Staff/Jessica Barker)

Dining tents remain underutilized despite university efforts

September 7, 2020

Vanderbilt Campus Dining updates rules for students, though tents only see visitation numbers in the double digits each day.

Kirkland Hall houses many of the Vanderbilt administrators. (Hustler Multimedia/Alexandra Venero)

Vanderbilt sends notices to students suspected of violating COVID-19 policies in social media posts

August 30, 2020

The Office of Student Accountability has been reaching out to students caught violating the school’s coronavirus safety protocols in various social media posts.

Chancellor Daniel Diermeier addresses Vanderbilt’s faculty concerning the COVID-19 pandemic Aug. 27 over Zoom. (Hustler Staff / Nathaniel Day)

Diermeier addresses faculty at 2020 Fall Faculty Assembly, university is ‘by no means done’ combatting COVID-19

August 29, 2020

Through Zoom, Vanderbilt’s ninth chancellor reminds the campus community of their commitment to a residential college experience in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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.

The Vanderbilt Student Communications newsroom is located in the downstairs of Sarratt Center, near the Vanderbilt Recording Studio, VandyRadio and WRVU.

STAFF EDITORIAL: Vanderbilt, talk to us. Please.

April 11, 2020

Consistent disregard for transparency from the university’s administration is preventing us from doing our job as a student newspaper.

Snowy part of campus

VSG Senate passes resolution requesting Vanderbilt reimburse undergraduates for housing and meal plans

March 19, 2020

The bill calls for pro rata reallocation of “reasonable and appropriate portions” of the meal plan fee, housing fee, student service fee and residential college experience fee.

Plants hang from ceiling in one room of the greenhouse

Almost all greenhouse plants gone, but Vanderbilt yet to make decision on Stevenson Center 2 architect or construction company

January 12, 2020

The University of the South, the Nashville Zoo and the New York Botanical Garden now house several of Vanderbilt’s plant specimens.

(Photo Credit Vanderbilt University)

Churchwell named interim Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

June 15, 2019

André L. Churchwell has been named interim Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion and Chief...

Robinson is a professor in the School of Engineering, leading the Security and Faculty Tolerance Research Group at Vanderbilt and co-leading the Explorations in Diversifying Engineering Faculty Initiative. (Photo credit Vanderbilt University)

Robinson replaces Thomas-Hunt as head of Office for Inclusive Excellence

May 9, 2019

William Robinson, current Associate Dean for Academic Success in the School of Engineering, will replace...

Laws on state and local level attempt to regulate electric scooter use

February 21, 2019

As children, scooters may have caused us hurt ankles and bruised knees, but legislators in Tennesse...

Transition Programs Office merges with Inclusion Initiatives and Cultural Competence Office with pushback from students

Transition Programs Office merges with Inclusion Initiatives and Cultural Competence Office with pushback from students

February 10, 2019

Effective Jan. 1, Transition Programs has been put under the Inclusion Initiatives and Cultural Competence...