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On Fall Break

Oct. 15, 2017—Fall break holds a special place in my heart. It’s a comma in the middle of a sentence – a pause before the next movement of a symphony. A chance to take a breath, reset, and gain some perspective. Junior year has been, unsurprisingly, pretty hectic. I’d spent the summer down in Charlotte for my...

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Girl from the North Country

Jun. 28, 2017—A prospective student recently asked me about a personal transition I sometimes forget about–being a Northerner adjusting to college in the South. I am from Ridgefield, Connecticut, a small town that prides itself on its fall foliage, its membership in both New England and the Tri-State area, and the annual Memorial Day Parade down Main...

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Send us yo questions (yo)

Jun. 23, 2017—Email your questions about anything, because we know it all (obviously). :) Even if we don't, we can always find someone who does.

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Classes Classes Classes

Oct. 15, 2016—Fall Break permits me to disengage from the normal onslaught of my classes' essays and reading assignments, so here I am, returned from the siege!

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On Staying Informed From Inside The Vanderbubble

Mar. 13, 2016—Some tips on how to stay up to date and intelligent, even when college life is madness.

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Going home (kind of)

Nov. 25, 2015—A refreshing weekend spent in my roommate's hometown of Huntsville, Alabama!

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A Trip to Percy Warner Park

Nov. 22, 2015—A reminder that some of Tennessee's most beautiful parks are just miles from your dorm.

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Is “Staycation” Actually a Word?

Oct. 31, 2015—Not only was my Week of Super-Fun Academic Assessment much more manageable and much less stressful than it would have been had I not carved out the time to be productive, but I also got to do some Nashville exploring.

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Not from Nashville? Neither am I.

Oct. 18, 2015—I decided to stay in Nashville for my fall break, and it was pretty awesome. There is so much to do in Nashville, and I finally got the time to venture out! I tried out a couple of new restaurants and slept a whole lot.

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Fall Break Adventures!

Oct. 17, 2015—Fall Break at Vandy, including waterfalls and vineyards. Going away for a break can be exciting, but so can staying in Nashville!

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