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Nicholas S. Zeppos Residential College will be complete for student move-in Aug. 2020, but the West End tower, visible in the far left of this photo, will not be completed until spring 2021.

Most rising juniors denied for off-campus housing, Zeppos College to be mostly complete by Aug. 2020

February 9, 2020

OHARE denied rising juniors due to an unprecedentedly high number of rising seniors applying to live off campus.

A construction crew works to transition Kensington Pl. to a green space on Aug. 18 as part of the redesign of the West End Neighborhood.

The beginning of the (West) end: Town Hall details construction updates for upcoming months

January 12, 2020

Officials meet to discuss student concerns and plans for FutureVU.

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.

Nicholas S. Zeppos Residential College will be complete for student move-in Aug. 2020, but the West End tower, visible in the far left of this photo, will not be completed until spring 2021.

2019 Year in Review: Building up, standing up and marching forward

January 5, 2020

As we start 2020, The Hustler looked back at everything that happened in 2019

Plants within one of the rooms of the greenhouse

Greenhouse manager eliminated, possibility of greenhouse permanently closing as part of decision to decant Stevenson Center Two

December 4, 2019

Despite many renovations to Stevenson Center Two not beginning until 2020, the greenhouse will be closed starting in mid-Jan. and the creation of a new greenhouse is left unclear

A construction site on Commons, featuring a view of a large piece of machinery.

Construction updates: Grad student village to house grocery store and coffee shop, plans to improve access to Peabody Campus, other updates

November 15, 2019

Interim Chancellor Susan Wente and Vice Chancellor for Administration Eric Kopstain discussed ongoing Peabody renovations, the 21st Ave corridor and new facilities for graduate students at a FutureVU town hall Nov. 12

E. Bronson Ingram, Vanderbilt's most recently completed residential college, which opened its doors to students in Fall 2018. Nicholas S. Zeppos College, set to open in Fall 2020, will feature a design similar to E. Bronson Ingram College. (Photo courtesy Claire Barnett)

Newest residential college stamped Nicholas S. Zeppos College

November 11, 2019

At the Chancellor’s Farewell Gala Nov. 8, the new residential college on West End was dedicated to Chancellor Emeritus Nicholas S. Zeppos

The remains of the Manuel Cuevas house in Midtown, which was torn down in order to build graduate student housing.

Vanderbilt demolishes historic Manuel Cuevas house to build graduate student housing

November 3, 2019

The university offered the house to anyone who would be willing to move and preserve it, but found no one willing and went ahead with demolishing the house

Vanderbilt's newest residential college E. Bronson Ingram, photographed April 18, 2018 while still under construction. (Photo courtesy Claire Barnett)

The residential colleges: progress or problem?

October 15, 2019

Residential colleges are a core component of Vanderbilt’s FutureVU initiative, but some students ha...

Construction on Peabody Lawn. (Photo by Emily Gonçalves)

Peabody Lawn construction: what you need to know

September 18, 2019

First-year students who make the daily trek from Commons to Main Campus have probably noticed the close...

The roof of Commons Center. (Photo by Emily Gonçalves)

First-year students find muddy tap water in Commons residence halls

September 16, 2019

After recent water shutoffs in Commons Murray and Gillette houses on Aug. 29 and Sep. 9 respectively...

The new NPHC house will be the largest on Greek row, pictured here behind the recently completed Zeta Tau Alpha house. (Photo by Hunter Long)

NPHC house to open September following delays

August 22, 2019

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