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Ariana Grande’s ‘Positions’ is missing something—but what?

October 30, 2020

The sixth studio album from Grande signals a massive shift for the artist, from high-octane pop anthems to sultry, sensual R&B ballads. But this project is missing her signature touch.

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VH New Music Fridays: Hustler Halloween Playlist

October 30, 2020

The Hustler Life staff put together some modern hits, throwback tunes and Halloween classics in a playlist that will get you in the spirit for All Hallows’ Eve.

The Vanderbilt Recording Studio in Sarratt (Hustler Multimedia/Elle Choi)

Vanderbilt Recording Studio perseveres and supports its students despite COVID-19

October 29, 2020

Hannah Grewal, director of the Vanderbilt Recording Studio, sheds insight on this semester's restrictions to the organization as well as how they’ve responded.

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Here for the Wrong Reasons: Episode 3 of ‘The Bachelorette’ Season 16

October 29, 2020

A recap of the third episode of the latest season

The Vanderbilt climbing team headed to Foster Falls for an outdoor climb in September 2019 (Photo courtesy @vanderbiltclimbing)

Ascending to new heights: The Vanderbilt Climbing Club

October 26, 2020

As one of the newest clubs on campus, the rock climbing team has quickly climbed the ranks of popularity and skill level, with one of its members even considering a bid for the 2024 Olympic Games.

Vandy Campus Dining hosts a Farmers' Market in Rand to celebrate Halloween 2019 (Hustler Multimedia/Emily Gonçalves)

Celebrate Halloween from six feet away with these on-campus events

October 26, 2020

On-campus organizations are working hard to bring the Halloween spirit to undergraduates without sacrificing COVID-19 protocol

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A Hustler-endorsed list of Halloween movies to binge this week

October 25, 2020

Whether you’re looking for a cult classic, a genuine scare or a fall aesthetic, our staff has the movie for you

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Bronx Assemblywoman candidate and returning undergraduate student Amanda Septimo leads with compassion

October 25, 2020

Student Amanda Septimo connects her experiences at Vanderbilt to her campaign for State Assembly as the Democratic nominee in the South Bronx

First-year Hannah Humes in front of The Susan Gray School for Children (Marcy Humes)

Next Steps first-year Hannah Humes publishes poem in upcoming novel

October 24, 2020

Hannah Humes, public speaker and soon-to-be published author, wants you to know about Down Syndrome Awareness Month

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Here for the Wrong Reasons: Episode 2 of ‘The Bachelorette’ Season 16

October 21, 2020

A recap of the second episode of the latest season

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@highvyn: from passion to project

October 21, 2020

Sophomore Josiah Won has risen to fame through his song “idk,” all while balancing student life and his music career

Chloe x Halle to perform at VIBES Oct. 21 (Robin Harper/Chloe x Halle)

Chloe x Halle to perform in VPB’s first ever VIBES concert series

October 21, 2020

The VPB Music Group presents the first concert of its new virtual series, VIBES, featuring popular R&B artists Chloe x Halle