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Student Care Network

Oct. 3, 2018—As we wrote in our recent post on Diverse ‘Dores Day 2018, the Vanderbilt community is one that provides support to help students thrive in and out of the classroom. In addition to diversity and inclusion, this is also true when it comes to student health and wellbeing. That’s one reason behind the launch of...

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Introducing Vanderbilt’s New Residential Colleges

Apr. 10, 2018—Vanderbilt University’s $600 million investment in constructing four new residential colleges is well under way with a scheduled completion by 2023. The first of their kind at Vanderbilt, Warren and Moore Colleges opened their doors in 2014. Over the next several years, Vanderbilt will construct four more residential colleges along West End Ave. Up first,...

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Transitions

Aug. 22, 2014—Moving away for college is a major life transitions for everyone. Admissions counselors David Lazo and Annalise Miyashiro share two perspectives on moving across the country to Nashville and Vanderbilt University.

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Housing Options for Those Other Years

Mar. 10, 2014—Vanderbilt student have 22 residential halls to choose from after completing their first year on The Ingram Commons.

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10 Must-Follow VU Social Media Accounts

Mar. 6, 2014—Are you ready for a next-level look at VU? Check out these 10 must-follow Vanderbilt social media accounts.

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Our Cup Runneth Over

Oct. 30, 2013—Vanderbilt’s class of 2017 has been living on The Martha Rivers Ingram Commons for a couple of months now. Today we take a look at The Commons Cup Competition, one of the ways they're finding balance in this living and learning environment.

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FHOH Kyla Terhune on Learning to Live with a Roommate

Aug. 15, 2013—With move-in just days away, we’re starting a new series about the Faculty Heads of House. First up, Dr. Kyla Terhune of Hank Ingram House.

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The Commons Reading 2013

Jun. 6, 2013—Dean of The Ingram Commons Frank Wcislo introduces the 2013 Commons Reading selection.

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Breaking Down Commencement 2013

May. 8, 2013—Carolyn gives a preview of Vanderbilt's many Commencement Week events.

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Guest Blog: PreVU Vanderbilt This Summer

May. 2, 2013—Senior Admissions Counselor Laura Sensenig gets us psyched for PreVU 2013.

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Guest Blog: Here for VU!

Apr. 30, 2013—A preview of Vanderbilt's unique first-year orientation program VUcept.

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Why VU? A Truly Involved Experience

Apr. 16, 2013—Sophomore Greg Hawley tells us why he came to Vanderbilt all the way from Winnipeg, Canada.

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