The Vanderbilt Hustler

Students studying in front of Wilson

VSG election ambiguities and new cabinet positions inspire controversial legislation

October 8, 2020

Ambiguities brought to light by recent election inspires highly contested bill; branches debate creation of first-year representative position.

diverging paths on Main Campus

Student organizations lead Vanderbilt’s largest-ever voter registration drive

September 24, 2020

BSAG and Vandy Votes co-host event with university to encourage students to #AnchorYourVote on National Voter Registration Day.

Tennessee State Capitol in Nashville

Vanderbilt graduate Bill Hagerty and Marquita Bradshaw discuss their campaigns to become Tennessee’s next U.S. senator

September 21, 2020

Both candidates discuss why they should be elected to represent the people of Tennessee in Washington on Nov. 3.

Meet the four tickets for VSG President and Vice President

March 15, 2020

Each platform will digitally campaign for a week beginning at 8 a.m. March 16.

LANGFORD: The dichotomy of social media in modern-day activism

LANGFORD: The dichotomy of social media in modern-day activism

February 21, 2020

The good, the bad and the ugly of a democratized forum for unregulated free speech.

(Photo credit Claire Barnett)

Student groups get an early start on voting registration for 2020

October 2, 2019

With the 2020 presidential election just over a year away, VandyVotes, Vanderbilt College Democrats (V...

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Q&A with John Clemmons, the state representative challenging David Briley for Nashville mayor

February 3, 2019

State Rep. John Ray Clemmons announced his plans to run for Nashville mayor in mid-January, becoming th...

VSG Presidential candidates advocate for inclusivity, visibility in 2018 election

March 14, 2018

Elections for this year’s VSG President and Vice President will open on Tuesday, March 20 at 8 a.m. ...