Community Service Category
Jul. 13, 2018—Immersion Vanderbilt is a new academic initiative designed to integrate classroom knowledge with experience, and give Vanderbilt students a deeper, more complete education. Immersion Vanderbilt calls for undergraduates to undertake an intensive learning experience that marries their interests and passion in making a change in the world. Students will be able to pursue these opportunities through...
Class of 2018 – Student Spotlight
May. 21, 2018—As commencement season comes to a close, we would like to highlight some extraordinary Commodores on their accomplishments at Vanderbilt. Check out these amazing grads: Name: Jalen Dansby Hometown: Houston, TX Jalen’s Vanderbilt career as a Chancellor’s Scholar was nothing short of impressive, having majored in Medicine, Health and Society; leading organizations such as Minority...
From the Students: Why Did You Choose VU?
Apr. 9, 2014—We asked several of our current students why they made the decision to be a Commodore.
Student Organizations at Vanderbilt
Nov. 21, 2013—Explore the Anchor Link tool to find out how Vanderbilt students are getting involved on campus and around Nashville.
International Education Week 2013
Nov. 14, 2013—A collaboration of global proportions on a truly international campus.
How To: Extracurricular Activity List
Oct. 17, 2013—Our latest "How To" post, how to prepare your Extracurricular Activity List. Carolyn has tips for compiling this list in a way that best highlights your non-academic accomplishments.
From the Rooftops: A Recent Graduate’s Thoughts on VU
May. 23, 2012—Ryan introduces a piece written for the Huffington Post by recent VU grad Leslie Schichtel.
The Class of 2012: A Common Advantage
May. 11, 2012—Carolyn reflects on the four-year journey of The Martha Rivers Ingram Commons' inaugural class.
Presenting Your 2012 Commons Cup Victors
May. 9, 2012—Carolyn breaks down the illustrious tradition of the Commons Cup and reveals this year's winner.
Dorms are for Sleeping, Studying and Alienating Poverty
May. 8, 2012—Ryan unpacks the story behind Teach Twice, a social enterprise started by a Vanderbilt senior that's already making an enormous impact far away from (and inside) Nashville.
Why VU? The Final Stretch
May. 2, 2012—Junior Ryan Khodadadi shares his academic and extracurricular experiences as a Vanderbilt undergraduate.
Who Needs a “Break”? Not Us!
Mar. 9, 2012—Carolyn highlights some of the "nontraditional" spring break options Vanderbilt students can pursue.