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Vanderbilt administrators are located in Kirkland Hall. (Hustler Multimedia/Alex Venero)

VSG Senate Election results finalized, Judicial Court rules emergency Senate meeting illegitimate

September 20, 2020

Vanderbilt Student Government (VSG) 2020-21 Senate Election results have been finalized and will be rele...

Vanderbilt administrators are located in Kirkland Hall. Photo was taken Aug. 8, 2020 at Kirkland Hall. (Hustler Multimedia/Hunter Long)

VSG Senate enters battle with Executive branch following election complications

September 17, 2020

Anchor Link’s issues with rank choice voting leads to election extension, according to an email from VSG Election Commissions Chair Jay Patel.

Commodore Card reader

Commodore Card now accessible through Apple Wallet

September 11, 2020

Resulting from a VSG initiative, Vanderbilt students, faculty and staff who use Apple products now can access their Commodore Card remotely via Apple Wallet.

The Love Bus burger, brought to campus by a VSG and Campus Dining intiative.

In love with The Love Bus: campus food truck review

September 9, 2020

Vandy Campus Dining’s newest initiative, the food truck campaign, is finally underway. Here’s our take on the first of these trucks: The Love Bus.

These quotes on the side of Zeppos Residential College, shown on Aug. 12, highlight Vanderbilt’s emphasis on learning. This semester, a Brightspace Sandbox Course will serve as a pilot learning exchange program to help students master their courses. (Hustler Multimedia / Hunter Long)

Pilot university test bank to launch next month for select courses

August 20, 2020

VSG’s Academic Affairs Committee has partnered with faculty in Chemistry, Biological Sciences, Physics, Economics and Mathematics departments to begin the VU Learning Exchange in the Fall 2020 semester.

Students gather at the September 2019 Vanderbilt Research Fair to share what they learned through Vanderbilt University's Summer Research Program (VUSRP). Similar in-person events will come with plenty more restrictions in the fall as per the university's July 17 update on

On-campus organizations lay groundwork for fall meetings following ‘gathering’ restrictions

July 20, 2020

In response to Vanderbilt’s recent statement regarding limitations on meetings and gatherings for the Fall semester, organizations on campus are preparing for the “new normal”

Students sit on lawn outside of Calhoun Hall.

Student-led initiative to rename Calhoun Hall hosts open Zoom discussion

July 7, 2020

The online conference, held on July 6, was made open to Vanderbilt’s student body and aimed to discuss goals and strategies for renaming the building.

ALAS hosts

International students partner with MLC and VSG to present demands to Dean Bandas, ISSS

July 2, 2020

Preliminary data from student-led surveys reveal disparity in opinion between domestic and international students on Vanderbilt’s Fall 2020 Plan.

Asian American Student Association and Black Student Association joint statement, Vanderbilt Student Government statement and Association for Latin American Students statements pulled from Instagrams. Black text on white backgrounds with organization logos.

University, faculty and over 40 student groups provide statements of solidarity following the death of George Floyd

June 3, 2020

The Vanderbilt community responds to the May 25 death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, MN and ensuing protests in Nashville and across the country.

6FT Closer is working with SEC schools to make thank you videos for essential workers. (6FT Closer/Screenshot by Immanual John Milton)

Vanderbilt to participate in SEC competition creating videos to thank essential workers

May 25, 2020

VSG helps coordinate ‘SEC Gratitude Challenge’ with the conference’s student governments. Challenge will take place from today until Friday.

Vanderbilt campus.

Federal coronavirus grant gives an additional $1,100 to ‘students most in need’

April 16, 2020

Interim Chancellor Susan Wente announced the allocation of CARES Act funds to students on federal financial aid in a VSG Senate meeting on April 15.

Veer Shah and Shun Ahmed high five on campus

Veer Shah and Shun Ahmed win VSG Presidential and Vice Presidential positions for the 2020-2021 school year

March 25, 2020

The “Let’s Keep Going” ticket won with 85.36 percent of the votes.